Number of weeks: 5
Required books?: No
Live video session?: No
Part of a certification or series of courses?: No
You might remember the fun you had at Vacation Bible School (VBS), or heard about others who had fun as kids at VBS. Why not have fun as an adult?
VBS isn’t just for kids! Adults can have fun learning Bible stories, making crafts, playing fun games, enjoying the songs, crafts, and hanging out with friends. Take a break from your busy life and enjoy having fun like a child this summer. You can even share this adventure with family and friends!
This online Vacation Bible Study has been developed for adults to have fun, learn and grow in their faith journey with Christ. Where have you experienced God being in your life today?
- Plain paper – white or various colors, totally up to you. You will be drawing and writing on the paper.
- Use one or more of the following depending on what you would like to use:
- Pencil, colored pencils, crayons, markers, watercolor and brushes
- Access to the internet if you are unable to go outside for an adventure
- A camera to take pictures outside
Each week you will be provided with activity options that you can choose to make or not; it will be up to you. The point of this Bible study is to have fun and enjoy God’s creation!
About the Instructor
Harriet Wilkin has been called into ministry to be bring the Gospel message of love, hope, peace, and joy. She knows what it means for a community of faith to come together to support one another and to support the local community. Harriet has served both rural and urban congregations. Harriet believes that through community and through inter-generational ministry the Holy Spirit is working to bring the message of Christ’s redeeming love to all.
Harriet has two bachelor’s degrees and a Master of Divinity degree. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration/ Management and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Critical Communications. Upon completing her Master of Divinity degree from Claremont School of Theology in 2015, Harriet was appointed to her first church as solo-pastor in the Pacific Northwest Conference of the United Methodist Church. Harriet has been studying Spiritual Formation, and she continues to study a variety of topics that include religion, leadership, business, and communications.
Harriet’s early days in ministry revolved around Christian program/ ministry development for children, youth, and young adults. She has experience of nearly 20 years working as a volunteer or staff person in the local church. Harriet has also worked at an Easter Seal camp working with various age groups with disabilities.
God has given Harriet the following skills: organizational skills, administration/ business skills, teacher/ preacher, building or re-building programs/ ministries, visitation ministry, small group facilitator, writing ministry resources for all age groups, passion about inter-generational ministry, developing ministry support for those with disabilities and their families, support group for Caregivers, support for First Responders, Veterans, and their families, organize/ plan worship services, and researching for materials that can be used in a ministry setting. She enjoys being creative with ministry and trying new and exciting ministries that offer support and outreach to all who are searching for a deeper connection with Christ.
Harriet’s website is: https://hwilkin.wixsite.com/hwministries