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Sunday’s Comin’ (7/8/18)

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 use their Spiritual Gifts so we can all be “Grown Up !”
 
Attention Husbands and wives 🙂 – this week I have attached a couple articles worth reading from Family Life Ministry.  ENJOY !! 
SUNDAY SCHOOL is ON BREAK for the Summer – but TAKE NOTE BELOW of several NEW GROWTH Opportunities at VBC !!!
 
A “Celebration of Life Service” for John Lusk will be held on FRIDAY August 3rd at 6pm at VBC.
There will be Visitation with the family from 4 – 5:30 in the Fellowship Hall, as well as after the Service.
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. 
REGISTER your child/children on Sunday July 8 or 15th at VBC. 
(Registration will also be held the first night of the program.)
ATTENTION PARENTS – Hope You’ll Join Us !!
Family Life’s ART of PARENTING:  Aiming Your Child Toward the Heart of God
Two options:
Mondays at Dave/Robbi Philips, Liberty – beginning July 9th at 6:30pm
Thursdays at VBC beginning July 12th at 6:00pm.
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 🙂
The Thursday Morning LADIES GROUP is studying the Book of Philippians with Pastor Robin on Thursdays at 10:30 in the VBC Office.  Come and join in !
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 this SATURDAY, JULY 7th at 10am at VBC and will meet the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of the month.
The Thursday Morning Men’s Group will resume on July 12 at 6:15am.  We are studying the Parables of Jesus.  All men are welcome !!
Interested in BAPTISM or DEDICATION for you/your Children ?
We have TWO upcoming Baptism/Dedication opportunities on Sunday July 15th and Sunday July 29th.
 
Interested in MEMBERSHIP at VBC ?  We have a 2-session Membership Class on Sunday July 29th and Sunday August 5th at 9am.
 
SPECIAL EVENT !!!
On SATURDAY, AUGUST 11th we will be hosting a RETIREMENT PARTY for long-time Pastor of LFMC Dave McCarthy and his wife Sherry.
It will be held at Hanofee Park beginning at 1pm.  ALL are welcome to attend !!  (Please pass the word to LFMC-ers who know and love the McCarthy’s 🙂
 
 
Love you ALL – 
YOU are such a BLESSING !!
Ed and Robin

Sunday’s Comin’ (7/1/18)

Dear VBC Family – 
This week Pastor Ed will continue our sermon series in chapter 4 of Paul’s letter to the Church at Ephesus.  He will challenge the CHURCH to “Use their “SUPERPOWERS” for the Good of Sullivan County and Beyond !”
SUNDAY SCHOOL is ON BREAK for the Summer – but TAKE NOTE BELOW of several NEW GROWTH Opportunities at VBC !!!
 
A “Celebration of Life Service” for John Lusk will be held on FRIDAY August 3rd at 6pm at VBC.  
There will be Visitation with the family from 4 – 5:30 in the Fellowship Hall, as well as after the Service.
 
Exciting NEW Growth Opportunities at VBC !!! 
(To register either EMAIL us or SIGN UP on your Connection Card)
ATTENTION PARENTS – Hope You’ll Join Us !!
Family Life’s ART of PARENTING:  Aiming Your Child Toward the Heart of God
Two options:
Mondays at Dave/Robbi Philips, Liberty – beginning July 9th at 6:30pm
Thursdays at VBC beginning July 12th at 6:00pm.
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 🙂
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.
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 and will meet the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of the month.
The Thursday Morning Men’s Group will resume on July 12 at 6:15am.  We are studying the Parables of Jesus.  All men are welcome !!
Interested in BAPTISM or DEDICATION for you/your Children ?
We have TWO upcoming Baptism/Dedication opportunities on Sunday July 15th and Sunday July 29th.
 
Interested in MEMBERSHIP at VBC ?  We have a 2-session Membership Class on Sunday July 29th and Sunday August 5th at 9am.
 
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.
REGISTER your child/children on Sunday July 8 or 15th at VBC. (Registration will also be held the first night of the program.)
Love you ALL – 
YOU are such a BLESSING !!
Ed and Robin

Sunday’s Comin’ (6/24/18)

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

Sunday’s Comin’ (6/17/18)

Dear VBC Family – 
 
This week Pastor Ed will continue our sermon series in chapter 3 of Paul’s letter to the Church at Ephesus with a challenge the Dads (and the CHURCH !) to Stop, Drop, and ___________ !
SUNDAY SCHOOL is ON BREAK for the Summer   🙁
THANK YOU TO ALL OUR INCREDIBLE TEACHERS !!!!
 
 
****** ATTENTION PARENTS – Hope You’ll Join Us !!
Family Life’s ART of PARENTING:  Aiming Your Child Toward the Heart of God
Thursdays beginning on July 12th
6:00 – 7:30 PM
VBC Fellowship Hall
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 to sign up or for more details 🙂
 
Interested in BAPTISM or MEMBERSHIP at VBC ?  In the next couple weeks we plan to have a Baptism Service, followed by Welcoming New Members to VBC – See Pastor Robin or Pastor Ed for more info.  🙂
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 !!!
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

Sunday’s Comin’ (6/10/18)

Dear VBC Family – 
 
This week Pastor Robin will continue our series on the Letter to the Ephesians – challenging us to be “The House that God Built.”  
You won’t want to miss our special Children’s Sunday School presentation at the 10:30 Worship Service !
SUNDAY SCHOOL for ALL AGES continues at 9:00am.  
PS:  This Sunday is the LAST week of SS for the summer.  However – stay tuned for some SPECIAL LEARNING opportunities this summer !!
**  Adults – join Pastor Ed at 9:00am in the VBC office this Sunday for the 

Seeking Baptism module.  Hope to see you there !!
 
ATTENTION GRADUATES (or PARENTS of Graduates !!)
We want to honor ALL Graduates in an upcoming Service.  Please EMAIL Robin or Ed with your GRAD” info.  (Name of Grad., HS or Post High School Degree, school, future plans (college, work, military, …).
***  For our VBC High School Grads and their FAMILIES we will be having a HS GRADUATION RECOGNITION DINNER on WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20 at 6pm in the Fellowship Hall.  CHEF MARK will be preparing a SCRUMPTIOUS DINNER, we will have a short encouraging devotional and prayer for the grads.  PLAN NOW to join us !!  Email us the # of family members attending.  (Grandparents are welcome as well 🙂
Interested in BAPTISM or MEMBERSHIP at VBC ?  In the next couple weeks we plan to have a Baptism Service, followed by Welcoming New Members to VBC – See Pastor Robin or Pastor Ed for more info.  🙂
Families – Families – FAMILIES !!!
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. 

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.  SAVE THE DATES  🙂  If you would like to HELP see Robbi Philips or contact her at    thephilips6@yahoo.com
Love you ALL – 
YOU are such a BLESSING !!
Ed and Robin


Edward J. Sostak

Pastor, Vine and Branch Church
A Free Methodist Congregation
 

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Sunday’s Comin’ (6/3/18)

Dear VBC Family – 
 
This week Pastor Ed will continue our series on the Letter to the Ephesians – focusing on the RISKS we take with our Spirituality.  Come find out if you’re doing any RISKY BUSINESS !!  
This week we will also CELEBRATE the LORD’S SUPPER – AND dedicate TWO children to the LORD  🙂 🙂
Sure hope you’ll join us to show your “family” support to raise up these children in the Lord !
SUNDAY SCHOOL for ALL AGES continues at 9:00am.  
PS:  Sunday, June 10th is the LAST week of SS.  However – stay tuned for some SPECIAL LEARNING opportunities this summer !!
**  Adults – It’s NOT TOO LATE to join Pastor Ed at 9:00am in the VBC office this Sunday for the Exploring 

Christianity and Seeking Baptism modules.  Hope to see you there !!
 
Interested in BAPTISM ?  In the next couple weeks we plan to have a Baptism Service – See Pastor Robin or Pastor Ed for more info.  🙂
ATTENTION GRADUATES (or PARENTS of Graduates !!)
We want to honor ALL Graduates in an upcoming Service.  Please EMAIL Robin or Ed with your GRAD” info.  (Name of Grad., HS or Post High School Degree, school, future plans (college, work, military, …).
***  For our VBC High School Grads and their FAMILIES we will be having a HS GRADUATION RECOGNITION DINNER on WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20 at 6pm in the Fellowship Hall.  CHEF MARK will be preparing a SCRUMPTIOUS DINNER, we will have a short encouraging devotional and prayer for the grads.  PLAN NOW to join us !!  Email us the # of family members attending.  (Grandparents are welcome as well 🙂
Families – Families – FAMILIES !!!
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. 

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 16-19 from 6:00 to 8:30pm.  SAVE THE DATES  🙂  If you would like to HELP see Robbi Philips or contact her at    thephilips6@yahoo.com
Love you ALL – 
YOU are such a BLESSING !!
Ed and Robin

Sunday’s Comin’ (5/26/18)

Dear VBC Family – 
 
This week as we gather to WORSHIP the LORD we will also take time to remember and honor those “who gave all” on this MEMORIAL DAY.  
Pastor Robin will continue our series on the Letter to the Ephesians – focusing on WHO WE ARE in CHRIST !!!  Do you know who you REALLY are !?!  
Come find out as we gather to WORSHIP our Lord together – for HE IS SO GOOD !!
SUNDAY SCHOOL for ALL AGES continues at 9:00am.  
** ADULTS:  We will continue the EPIC of EDEN Study of RUTH in the Fellowship Hall with Pastor Robin.
 
**  Pastor Ed will be hosting a 3-week adult class at 9:00am in the VBC office beginning this Sunday for those “newer” to VBC.  

We will cover an introduction to VBC, the Christian Faith, and Baptism.  It’s not too late to join in – hope to see you there !!
Families – Families – FAMILIES !!!
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. 

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 16-19 from 6:00 to 8:30pm.  SAVE THE DATES  🙂  If you would like to HELP see Robbi Philips or contact her at    thephilips6@yahoo.com
Love you ALL – 
YOU are such a BLESSING !!
Ed and Robin

Sunday’s Comin’ (5/12/18)

Dear VBC Family – 
 
This week we will celebrate ALL THINGS MOM ! (Happy Mother’s Day!!!)  Pastor Ed will continue our series on the Letter to the Ephesians – focusing on the Holy Spirit empowered prayer the Apostle Paul prayed for the CHURCH back then, and more importantly US today !  
Sure hope you’ll plan to be there so we can Worship our Lord together – for HE IS SO GOOD !!
SUNDAY SCHOOL for ALL AGES continues at 9:00am.  
ADULTS:  We will continue the EPIC of EDEN Study of RUTH !
 
Coming soon – Are you “NEW” to VBC ?
Pastor Ed will be hosting a 4-week adult class on Sunday mornings at 9:00am in the VBC office beginning May 27th.  
We will cover an introduction to VBC, the Christian Faith, and Baptism.  Let Pastor Ed know if you will be attending.
Families – Families – FAMILIES !!!
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. 

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 16-19 from 6:00 to 8:30pm.  SAVE THE DATES  🙂  If you would like to HELP see Robbi Philips or contact her at    thephilips6@yahoo.com
THANK YOU !!  THANK YOU !!!  For ALL the ways we came together once again to BLESS OTHERS – namely the 38 member RWC Chorale.  We heard from several of you how you were equally Blessed – PRAISE GOD for HIS GOODNESS !!
Thank you all for allowing God to use VBC to “Love others as ourselves.”     🙂
Love you ALL – 
YOU are such a BLESSING !!
Ed and Robin

Sunday’s Comin’ (5/5/18)

Dear VBC Family – 
 
Welcome home ladies – we trust you were greatly Blessed at the Women’s Conference !  We missed you all !!
This week Pastor Robin will continue our series on the Letter to the Ephesians.  This week she will remind us WHO WE ARE in CHRIST !  Sure hope you’ll plan to be there to Worship our Lord together – for HE IS SO GOOD !!
SUNDAY SCHOOL for ALL AGES continues at 9:00am.  
ADULTS:  We will continue the EPIC of EDEN Study of RUTH !
 
Join us for this VERY SPECIAL NIGHT of MUSIC !!
On MONDAY, May 7th we will be hosting the RWC (Robert’s Wesleyan College) Chorale for a 7:30pm concert !
The RWC Chorale consists of 38 extremely gifted singers who will share a wonderful variety of musical genres with us.  
Hope you’ll join us – AND BRING SOME FRIENDS !!
Coming soon – Are you “NEW” to VBC ?
Pastor Ed will be hosting a 4-week adult class on Sunday mornings at 9:00am in the VBC office beginning May 20th.  We will cover an introduction to VBC, the Christian Faith, and Baptism.  Let Pastor Ed know if you will be attending.
THANK YOU !!  THANK YOU !!!  For your VERY GENEROUS giving toward ICCM (International ChildCare Ministries of the FM Church) last week !
We sent Pastor Megan home with $898.00 for the Children’s food fund (which is equivalent to about 4,490 meals for needy children !!!)  Praise God !
Also – there were nine new child sponsorships, as well as great support for the SEED enterprises !!
Thank you all for allowing God to use VBC to Bless others  🙂
Love you ALL – 
Ed and Robin

Sunday’s Comin’ (4/29/18)

Dear VBC Family – 
 
First of all – we hope our ladies are BLESSED beyond measure as they travel to the Conference Women’s Retreat this weekend.  We will miss you all !!
Speaking of “Blessing” – this week Pastor Ed will continue our series from the Letter to the Ephesians with a message titled Be BLESSED and BE A BLESSING.  Sure hope you’ll plan to be there to Worship our Lord together – for HE IS SO GOOD !!
PS:  Men – just because the ladies are away … get those kiddies up and get to church  🙂
 
SUNDAY SCHOOL for ALL AGES continues at 9:00am.  
ADULTS:  We’re going to have a coffee/tea/bagel fellowship during the SS hour – hope you will join us !
(We will continue the EPIC of EDEN Study of RUTH next week.)
THANK YOU !!  THANK YOU !!!  For your VERY GENEROUS giving toward ICCM (International ChildCare Ministries of the FM Church) last week !
We sent Pastor Megan home with $898.00 for the Children’s food fund (which is equivalent to about 4,490 meals for needy children !!!)  Praise God !
Also – there were nine new child sponsorships, as well as great support for the SEED enterprises !!
Thank you all for allowing God to use VBC to Bless others  🙂
You won’t want to miss this great event (and BBQ !!)
THIS SUNDAY is the 24th Annual Old Time Fiddler’s Gathering and BBQ !!
Join us for a FUN DAY of MUSIC and SCRUMPTIOUS EATS all for a GREAT CAUSE – supporting the critical ministry to families through the SCPSC (Sullivan County Pregnancy Support Center) !!
You can EAT IN and enjoy the music – or get some great food TO GO.  Either way – WE APPRECIATE YOUR SUPPORT 🙂

Join us for this VERY SPECIAL NIGHT of MUSIC !!
On MONDAY, May 7th we will be hosting the RWC (Robert’s Wesleyan College) Chorale for a 7:30pm concert !
The RWC Chorale consists of 38 extremely gifted singers who will share a wonderful variety of musical genres with us.  
Hope you’ll join us – AND BRING SOME FRIENDS !!
Love you ALL – 
Ed and Robin