FAMILY TAILGATE KICK-OFF PARTY

Sunday, June 9th @ 5:00 pm

VBS WEEK

Monday, June 10th - Thursday, June 13th
6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
(Doors open at 5:40 pm)

VBS is for children who have completed Kindergarten – 5th grade. It’s an exciting week of games, crafts, singing, snacks and most of all, learning more about Jesus!

THEME

2019 is In The Wild!!

MOTTO

ZOOM IN! FOCUS ON JESUS!

SCRIPTURE

JOHN 20:31
“But these are written so that you may believe that Jesus is the Messiah, the Son of God, and that by believing you may have life in his name.

REGISTRATION LINKS:

BUCHANAN K-5 REGISTRATION
BUCHANAN VOLUNTEER KIDS
VOLUNTEERS-BUCHANAN


FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Pre-registration will be available until June 1, 2019. VBS is for children who have completed Kindergarten – 5th grade. Preschool VBS is only available to children whose parents serve as volunteers on-campus all 4 days during VBS.


1. What is the daily schedule for VBS?

Doors open at 5:40 pm. Dismissal begins at 8:30 pm.

Daily schedule:

  • 5:40-6:00 pm — Pre-Worship Rally Music.
  • 6:00-6:40 pm — VBS Worship Rally and daily Bible story!
  • 6:40-8:15 pm — Children rotate through the following stations: Small Group, Craft/Missions, Recreation and Snack.
  • 8:15-8:30 pm — Closing time in the Worship Center.
  • 8:30 pm — Dismissal


2. What are the daily themes this year?

Yes! We will announce each night what our theme is for the next day!


3. How do I register my kids or volunteer to serve?

Volunteer: Click the appropriate registration button above, starting Feb. 1st
Children: Click the appropriate registration button above, starting Feb. 1st


4. We pre-registered. What else do we need to do?

If you pre-registered, you’re all set. Our Worship Rally begins at 6:00 pm, but the doors will open as early as 5:40 pm. When you get here, simply…

• Park your car and walk your child into the Foyer, there you will pick of your child’s car tag and group number
• Be sure to have your car tag on the dash of your car, you’ll need to show it to pick your child up during dismissal.

NOTE: All pre-registered families will receive an email from us about a week before VBS with important details and reminders for the week.


5. We didn't pre-register. Is it too late?

No, it’s definitely not too late! You can register in person the evening of Sunday, June 9th at our Kickoff Event or the evening of Monday, June 10th beginning at 5:40 pm. Just park and come to the registration tables located in the foyer outside the worship center. Once you’ve got your child registered, doors will open at 6:00 pm and at that time you can bring them to the worship center and drop them off with their assigned group.


6. How can we buy a VBS t-shirt and CD?

VBS t-shirts and CDs will be on sale on the porch of the portable on Sunday mornings through the month of May, at Kickoff Night on June 9th and during the week of VBS, while supplies last.


7. I volunteered to help with VBS? Where do I need to park and check in?

CHILDREN'S MINISTRY VBS VOLUNTEERS

VBS Volunteers Parking & Checking In:

Once inside, check your children in with their tour guide. Then check in with your director in the area in which you serve or in the area designated by your director.

NOTE TO TOUR GUIDES: After checking your children in, all tour guides will check in with your directors in the pre-school area.  If you have children registered for VBS you may drop them off at 5:40 pm. It is super important that you arrive by 5:20 pm to get checked in, drop your kids off in the then be in your own group in the worship center by 5:30 ready to greet your kids.

NOTE: Volunteer's children will remain on the left side of worship center with one of their tour guides. They will be dismissed to you through the worship center doors.


8. What do I do if I need to pick up my child early from VBS?

If you need to pick your child up early, you will need to arrive at the information desk BEFORE 8:00 pm. After you show your security pick-up/car tag at the info desk, someone will get your child and bring him/her to you. If you arrive after 8:00, you will need to wait outside until children are being dismissal.   

NOTE: For the safety and security of all children, no adults will be allowed into the building after 8:00 pm. 


9. Will an offering be taken up during VBS week?

Yes!  This year's VBS Missions Offering will go to buy bibles for kids in Tierra Neva and supplies for the kids at Good Shepherd Children’s Home here in Murfreesboro!


10. Tell me about the Kickoff Event.

Don't miss our exciting VBS Family Tailgate Kick-Off Party; Sunday, June 9th!
We'll begin in the Worship Center at 5:00 pm with our VBS Kick-Off service! This is a time for the whole family to get a taste of the adventure we'll take together during the week. After the service, we'll move to the parking lot for more fun! We'll be grilling out and have snow cones, bounce houses, popcorn, and games for families to enjoy. We'll also offer t-shirt and CD sales along with VBS registration for anyone who didn't pre-register…meaning no long lines for you on Monday evening!