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VBS Summer 2017

Where: Maranatha Bible Church, 2320 Statesville Blvd.

When: Wednesdays (no meeting on July 5), July 12, 17 and 26, 6:30-7:45 p.m.

Theme: Summer Good News Club

Other: Led by Child Evangelism Fellowship Youth Team for rising K-6th grade. Games, Bible stories, singing, snacks. Bus will pick up at 6:15 p.m. Call 704-637-1995 for details.


Where: Soldiers Memorial AME Zion Church, 306 N. Church St.

When: July 10-14, 6-8:30 p.m.

Theme: The Lord’s Prayer and Other Notable Prayers

Other: Combined VBS for Soldiers Memorial and Moore’s Chapel AME Zion. Bible study, arts, crafts, music, liturgical dance, games for toddlers through adults. Refreshments nightly. Registration is after church at:


Where: Neel Road Baptist Church, 135 Neel Road

When: July 16-20, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Theme: Galactic Starveyors

Other: Pre-school through adult.


Where: He’s Alive Church, 1310 N. Cannon Blvd., Kannapolis

When: July 16-20. 5:45-8:45 p.m.

Theme: Maker Fun Factory

Other: Age 3-6th grade. Deadline to register July 10. 980-781-4920

Where: Mount Tabor United Methodist Church, just north of Ellis Park on Old Mocksville Road

When: July 22, 8:43 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Theme: “Camp Out” / “Jesus is the Light”

Other: Call 704-633-7484 to register. For more information, visit www.mounttaborumc.org, mtumc on Facebook, or @MountTaborUMC on Twitter.


Where: First United Church of Christ, 207 W. Horah St.

When: July 22, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

Other: Combined VBS for First UCC, 704-633-2723 and At the Cross Ministries, 704-433-6662. Forms available at both churches. Details at 1stucc.org


Where: Mt. Zion United Church of Christ, 1415 S. Main Street, China Grove

When: July 23-27, 6-8 p.m.

Theme: The Good News of Moana

Other: Dinner served 6-6:30 p.m. Love offering collected for local mission. Info www.mtzionchinagrove.com or 704-857-1169.

Where: Memorial UMC, 1100 West C. St., Kannapolis
When: July 24-27, 6-8 p.m.
Theme: Hero Central
Other: For more information contact Michelle Lipe, youth director, at 704-932-6711
We run VBS information each Saturday as space permits. Email your info to faith@salisburypost.com using the following format.




Other: (age restrictions, picnic info, closing program details, etc.) Send info by noon Thursday.


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