Let’s VBS

Published 12:02 am Saturday, June 8, 2013

Bailey Lewis draws outside the Andalusia Presbyterian Church earlier this week.

Bailey Lewis draws outside the Andalusia Presbyterian Church earlier this week.

As soon as school releases for the summer, churches throughout Covington County begin sending in notices for their upcoming vacation Bible schools. This year’s selections include “Colossal Coaster World VBS,” “Thrill Seekers” and “The Potter and the Clay.”

Earlier this week, area children, who are featured on this page, attended a joint VBS hosted by Andalusia’s St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, First Presbyterian and the First United Methodist Church. There are still several opportunities to enjoy fun. Just pick from the VBS sessions listed below:


Sat., June 8

OAKEY RIDGE BAPTIST CHURCH, ‘Cross Creek’ VBS, from 9:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. Bring a swimsuit and towel for inflatable fun.


Sun., June 9, through Wed., June 12

COVENANT BAPTIST CHURCH, VBS for grades pre-k through sixth, 6-8:30 p.m.

BUCK CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH, VBS, from 6-8 p.m., for ages 4 through youth.

SOUTHSIDE BAPTIST CHURCH, ANDALUSIA, ‘Colossal Coster World’ VBS, from 5:30-8:30 p.m. for ages four through fifth grade and ‘Thrill Seekers’ for sixth through 12th grade students.


Sun., June 9, through

Fri., June 14

RED OAK BAPTIST CHURCH, ‘Jungle Jaunt,’ 5:30-8:30 p.m. nightly.


Mon., June 10, through Fri., June 14

ANTIOCH CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, ‘Stand Strong for God,’ from 6-8:30 p.m. nightly. Open to all ages.

DOZIER BAPTIST CHURCH, ‘Colossal Coaster World,’ from 6-8:30 p.m. Family night on June 14, 6 p.m.

RIVER FALLS BAPTIST CHURCH, ‘Come hear what Paul has to say,’ 6-8:30 p.m., for kindergarteners through sixth grade. Meals provided for the children each night. For more info, call 222-5479.



Sun., June 16, through

Thurs., June 20

MT. PISAGH, ‘Kingdom Chronicles,’ 6 p.m. until 8:30 p.m., for preschoolers through youth age. For more info, call 504-1574.


Mon., June 17, through Fri., June 21

LIBERTY HOME BAPTIST CHURCH, VBS for ages 3 through 6th grade, from 6-8 p.m. Kick off rally at at 4 p.m. on June 15. For more info, call 334-465-9224, or 334-465-9220.

PLEASANT GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH, ‘The Potter and the Clay,’ 6-8 p.m. For more info, call 343-1516.