Discovery Park :: 05/14/2017-05/20/2017

WHAT WE’RE TEACHING

COME TO THE CASTLE

BASIC TRUTH:  God Loves Me

KEY QUESTION:  Who’s got it?

BOTTOM LINE:  God’s got it!

MEMORY VERSE:  “He is the great God, the mighty and awesome God.” Deuteronomy 10:17

BIBLE STORY:  Hagar | Genesis 21:14-20

NEWS

Vacation Bible School will be July 23-27 from 5:30pm-8:00pm for kids entering Kindergarten through entering sixth grade on the campus of Emmanuel Baptist Church, 3252 East James Lee Blvd., Crestview, Florida. Discovery Park will be open to children ages 4 and under (not entering Kindergarten) of VBS volunteers only. To sign up, go to the upcoming events page on this website (ebccrestview.com).

THINK ABOUT THIS

LEADING YOUR KIDS TO SERVE

I grew up hating church. I didn’t have any theological problems with church, I was just bored. Sitting still for more than ten minutes was torture, and sometimes our services went on for two hours! The worst part is that my dad was the pastor, so we were there every time the door was open. And the door was open a lot: Sunday morning, Sunday night, Wednesday night.

Sometimes we had “revivals” (which I assumed was a Greek word for “torture young children”) It meant going to a church service every night of the week. My number one goal was to grow up and not go to church. My number two goal was to be an astronaut, but I figured that would get me out of church as well.

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