Week of July 9Published Jul 9, 2014 at 5:09 am (Updated Jul 3, 2014 at 2:11 pm)
Christ United Methodist Church, Bethel Park, will offer Vacation Bible eXperience (VBX) 9 a.m.-noon July 14-18. This year’s theme is Mega Sports and Games – a fast-paced week of team spirit and fun for 3-year-olds through grade 6. Discover what cheerleading, soccer, basketball, weird art and other games can teach us about who we are to God, and how he wants us to treat and relate to each other. Each morning begins with a lively and funny Rally Time of praise, singing and stories. Learn from five pro athletes’ accounts about persistence, preparedness, strategy and that God’s game plan is on purpose. Cost is $12. Scholarships are available. For more information, visit www.christumc.net.
Peters Creek Presbyterian Church, Venetia, is currently accepting registration for Son Treasure Island, which will take place 9 a.m.-noon July 14-18. Using the current curriculum from Gospel Light, the program will include adventuresome times learning about Jesus on the VBS Beaches at Peters Creek. There is no charge, but to participate, children must be at least 3 years old, potty trained and completed some form of preschool prior to VBS. To register your child, visit www.peterscreekchurch.org. Contact Peters Creek Children’s Ministry Director Katie Brandt at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Castle Shannon, will offer a free vacation Bible school, SonWest Roundup, 6-8:30 p.m. July 14-18, for kids ages 3-14. The western-themed program will include crafts, games, stories and snacks. To register, call the church at 412-531-1080 or email EmmanuelLutheranCS@gmail.com. For more information, visit www.lutheranchurchcs.org.
Baldwin United Presbyterian Church will hold a vacation Bible school 6:30-8:30 p.m. July 23 and 30, and Aug. 6, 13 and 20 for children in kindergarten-fifth grade. Have fun, meet new friends and make crafts in a Christian atmosphere. Snacks provided. No charge but donations are accepted. For more information or to register, call 412-653-1400.
St. David’s Episcopal Church, Venetia, will hold the non-denominational SonRock Kids Camp vacation Bible school 9:30 a.m.-noon Aug. 5-9. Join Peter as he is called to follow Jesus, walk on water, face danger and grow to perform miracles of God. Experiment with nature, have fun with crafts and games and enjoy snacks in this classic camp adventure. To register, email Jennifer Yoon by July 21 at email@example.com.