Broadway Baptist VBS to begin Sunday
A summer kids' event called "The Greatest Gift" will be held at Broadway Baptist Church from Sunday, July 27 through Thursday, July 31. The church is located at 710 East Third Street in Sweetwater.Children will celebrate the "Reason for the Season" at The Greatest Gift, where they will participate in unforgettable Bible-learning activities. Kids will sing holiday songs, play games that promote teamwork, snack on tasty treats and create crafts they can take home to be used as seasonal decoration.Each night will conclude at StoryTime — a gathering where children are introduced to Bible characters and are encouraged to live out what they learned. Family members and friends are invited to join in for this special time at 8:05 p.m. each night.Kids at The Greatest Gift will also join in a hands-on mission project, helping children in impoverished countries around the world. Through MANNA Worldwide, children are able to enjoy a well-balanced meal and also learn about the life-saving love of Jesus.The final night of "The Greatest Gift" will be Family Night, where parents of VBS participants are invited to join the fun and get a recap of the week's activities.The Greatest Gift is for children entering Kindergarten through the fifth grade (completed) and will run from 6:30-8:30 p.m. each night. Registration will start at 6 p.m. on Sunday night, July 27. For more information, call the church office at 325-235-2730.