Spring Cleaning Your Calendar

Spring Cleaning Your Calendar

December and January were really fun months. Not only was there lots to celebrate with Christmas and New Years, but it was also a great opportunity to dream big and write down some goals on your calendar. As fun as those months are, it is now March. Although warmer weather and spring is almost here, the reality is that we might find ourselves either clinging on to our fading resolutions or back into some old ruts that keep us tied down. It’s not necessarily a great place to be in.  So how do... Read More
On the VBS Planning Calendar – June

On the VBS Planning Calendar – June

By Liz Calhoun We’ve come to the end of our shared to-do list. I hope your planning and recruiting and preparing and training has gone smoothly so far, and I hope you are excitedly looking forward to your event. You’ve put so much effort into making this year’s VBS an awesome one, and you are almost there! Continue to pray that God will prepare the hearts of the families you will meet, and that He will work through the folks who will speak into the lives of those families... Read More
On the VBS Planning Calendar – May

On the VBS Planning Calendar – May

By Liz Calhoun For those who are hosting a VBS in June, here is your to-do list starting from 4 weeks out. If your VBS isn’t until July, save this list for next month. (In case you July-VBSers need a reminder, I’ll send this list again in June!) APPROXIMATELY 4 WEEKS BEFORE VBS: Send postcards inviting your entire mailing list to VBS. Send vocalists practice CDs or playlists of the songs you’ll be using. Spotify is an excellent and free option for doing this. If you have a... Read More
On the VBS Planning Calendar – April

On the VBS Planning Calendar – April

By Liz Calhoun It’s time to host a volunteer training meeting! This will be the first time everyone comes together to see and hear what VBS will be about this summer. This is the perfect opportunity to vision-cast and give everyone their job descriptions so they will feel prepared when the time comes. Check out On the VBS Calendar for March to get more details about volunteer training. Start setting up promotional items for your VBS around the church to stir interest with the families.... Read More