Workshop Of Wonders VBS At Brainerd United Methodist

Friday, June 13, 2014

Vacation Bible School at Brainerd United Methodist Church, 4315 Brainerd Road, will be June 16-20 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. for children three through the third grade. Dinner each night and an adult class are available. The theme is Workshop of Wonders.

The Rev. Mark Davis will speak at the 9 and 10:45 a.m. sanctuary services Sunday on "Kids Need Dads," with text from Ephesians 6:1-4.  At 9 a.m. the Rev. Terri Lowe will lead a discussion in the chapel service. Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m.


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