It’s Not Too Early: Build Your VBS Team Now

The success of VBS depends on the success of your volunteer team. Are you ready?

Organizing a Summer Carnival for Kids: Community Church in Oklahoma

Unite churches in your community and reach kids and their families with games, inflatables, Bible story tents and more.

Try This: Offer Swimming Lessons

Fun in the water is a great way to connect with kids and their families.

Try This: Open a Booth at Your State or County Fair

The benefits of setting up shop at your county or state fair are numerous—from name recognition to evangelism.

Try This: Hold an Outdoor, Dog-Friendly Service

Let members who work all week, then feel guilty about leaving Fido at home alone all day Sunday, get a little extra time with their pooch at church.

Try This: Hold a July 4 Hot Dog Eating Contest

Encourage the unchurched in your community to sign up, and award prizes to the winner.

Summer Olympics: 3 Outreach Ideas

Use the largest sporting event on the planet as an opportunity to reach you community and connect new people to your church.

Try This: 4 Ideas for Summer Youth Ministry

Teens may have aged out of VBS, but keep them involved in church over summer break.

Try This: 5 Summer Outreach Ideas

Use the summer months to connect with your community in and on the water near you.

Idea Starter: Reverse-Pay Car Wash

Show generosity and keep cars clean this summer.