Dear VBC Family – 
 
This week Pastor Robin will continue our sermon series in chapter 4 of Paul’s letter to the Church at Ephesus.  She will challenge the CHURCH to “Live a Life Worthy of Your Calling.”
***  A SPECIAL OFFERING will be taken this Sunday for the Michel Family, long-time friends and attenders of VBC who had a devastating fire at their family farm this past week.   If you wish to help please make checks out to VBC with “Farm Help” in the memo.


SUNDAY SCHOOL is ON BREAK for the Summer – but TAKE NOTE BELOW of several NEW GROWTH Opportunities at VBC !!!
ATTENTION PARENTS – Hope You’ll Join Us !!
Family Life’s ART of PARENTING:  Aiming Your Child Toward the Heart of God
Thursdays: July 12th – August 23  (No class on 7/19 – we’ll all be at VBS  🙂
6:00 – 7:30 PM  in the VBC Fellowship Hall
Please EMAIL us or SIGN UP at the back table if you plan to attend.
FamilyLife’s Art of Parenting is an eight-session, video-driven small-group series designed to help parents raise their children
from a biblical foundation. This series is ideal for parents, stepparents, single parents, and expectant parents, and includes
helpful material for raising children of all ages. Anyone willing to invest time and effort in their parenting approach will benefit. The
material is biblically based, but extensive Bible knowledge is not required to participate.
See Pastor Robin for more details 🙂
 
Interested in BAPTISM or DEDICATION for Your Children ?
We have TWO upcoming Baptism/Dedication opportunities on Sunday July 15th and Sunday July 29th.  See Pastor Ed or Pastor Robin if interested.
 
Interested in MEMBERSHIP at VBC ?  We have a 2-session Membership Class on Sunday July 29th and Sunday August 5th at 9am.  See Pastor Ed or Pastor Robin if interested.
 
The Thursday Morning LADIES GROUP will resume on JULY 5th at 10:30 in the VBC Office.  Pastor Robin will be leading a study on the Book of Philippians.
Please EMAIL us or SIGN UP at the back table if you plan to attend.
 
We will be starting a GRIEFSHARE Ministry for those dealing with the loss of a loved.  It will be led by Kelly Drann and will begin on SATURDAY, JULY 7th at 10am at VBC.  Please EMAIL us or SIGN UP at the back table if you plan to attend.
 
SAVE THE DATE !!!   The Answers in Genesis TIME LAB Vacation Bible School is coming to VBC !  Come and discover Jesus from eternity PAST to Eternity FUTURE !!  It will be held from July 16-20 from 6:00 to 8:30pm.
If you would like to HELP see Robbi Philips or contact her at    thephilips6@yahoo.com
Families – Families – FAMILIES !!!  (IMPT. NOTE:  Thursday, JUNE 28 is the LAST DAY to register for this Conference)
Why not INVEST in your FAMILY and plan to join the Acts 12:24 Conference at the TOGETHER FAMILY Conference.  It will be held July 22-24 at the Kalahari Resort in Pocono Manor, Pa.  This gives your family the opportunity to be encouraged as a Christian Family, to join in fellowship and teaching with our conference leadership and pastors, meet other FM families from throughout the Tri-state area, while enjoying the largest indoor water park in the Northeast !!  For more information and a complete overview go to www.togetherfamilyconference.com.

SPECIAL DEAL for VBC Families: The VBC Board is pleased to announce a special reimbursement to VBC families of $50.00 per family member attending this conference.  In order to get the reimbursement you must register at the TogetherFamily website, bring your registration confirmation to Pastor Ed, and we will process the special reimbursement. 

Love you ALL – 
YOU are such a BLESSING !!
Ed and Robin