I Heart VBS or (Don’t Be So Serious)

    I have to admit that Vacation Bible School is one of my favorite times of the year.  At Christ Presbyterian we make a concerted effort to include people from outside our Christian community.  I enjoy seeing children gather at the church to not only have fun, but learn about Jesus.  VBS breaks down the wall of reverence that so often is put up between children and God. I appreciate the fact that our VBS is not ashamed to get goofy.  I personally love dressing up in some strange costume and acting like a fool. (I know, act?)  Doing so also helps to overcome the distance that is often inherent in the traditional view of a Pastor.  I also appreciate that at VBS it's more than ok to wiggle, it's encouraged. Continue reading