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VBS Summer 2017

Where: Mt. Tabor UMC, 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: Register at 704-633-7484 or see www.mounttaborumc.org


Where: First UCC, 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: Jackson Park UMC, 715 Mable Ave., Kannapolis

When: July 23-26, 6-8:30 p.m.

Theme: Fruits of the Spirit

Other: Free meal at 6 p.m. For rising pre-k through fifth grade.


Where: Immanuel Lutheran, 2070 Emanuel Church Road, Rockwell

When: July 23 at 11 a.m., July 23-27 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Theme: Hero Central — Discover your strength in God

Other: Kickoff July 23 at 11 a.m.; sessions begin 5:30 p.m. continue through Thursday. Closing program 6 p.m. Thursday followed by family meal; Enroll at 704-642-2776. Mission emphasis benefits Organ Lutheran Outreach Ministry.

Where: Mt. Zion UCC, 1415 S. Main St., China Grove

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

Theme: The Good News of Moana

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


Where: Southside Baptist Church, 500 Morlan Park Road

When: July 24-26, 6-8 p.m.

Theme: Heroes of Faith

Other: Ages preschool and up. Call the Rev. Robin Albright at 980-234-2803 for more information.


Where: Memorial UMC, 1100 West C. St., Kannapolis

When: July 24-27, 6-8 p.m.

Theme: Hero Central

Other: Info 704-932-6711.


Where: Mt. Vernon Presbyterian, 435 Carson Road, Woodleaf

When: July 24-28, 6-8:30 p.m.

Theme: Glow For Jesus/ Let Your Light Shine

Other: Combined VBS with Allen Temple Presbyterian; Bible. Preschool through adult.


Where: Maranatha Bible Church, 2320 Statesville Blvd.

When: Wednesday July 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. Bus will pick up at 6:15 p.m. 704-637-1995.


Where: Mt. Tabor United Methodist Church, 4520 Old Mocksville Road

When: July 29, 8:45 a.m. -2 p.m.

Theme: Camp Out

Other: Rising K-5th graders, pre-registration encouraged.Hot dog lunch served.Info: Rev. Kris Mares, 704-633-7484, contactus@mounttaborumc.org or facebook.com/mtumc/


Where: Mt. Zion Lutheran Church, 111 E. Church St., Richfield

When: July 30-Aug. 2, 6 p.m.

Theme: Reformation 500

Other: classes, activities for all ages.Light supper 6 p.m. nightly.Info/registration at 704-463-7280 or www.mtzionrichfield.org


Where: Mt. Moriah Lutheran, 750 Mt. Moriah Church Road, China Grove.

When: July 30- Aug. 4, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Theme: Maker Fun Factory: Created by God, Built for a purpose.

Other: Combined with St. Enoch Lutheran Church. For nursery – adult. Mystery trips for middle and high schoolers each night. Light meal at 6 p.m. Pre-register at 704-857-5034.


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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