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Area churches host vacation Bible schools
by Nicole Dow
May 28, 2014 01:43 PM | 3052 views | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend | print
File Photo / From left, brothers Graham Kelly, 3, and Bennett Kelly, 5, sons of Kelly and Collin Kelly of Sandy Springs, are surrounded by paint and other assorted decorations as they do crafts at Holy Innocents’ Episcopal Church’s vacation Bible school in Sandy Springs.
File Photo / From left, brothers Graham Kelly, 3, and Bennett Kelly, 5, sons of Kelly and Collin Kelly of Sandy Springs, are surrounded by paint and other assorted decorations as they do crafts at Holy Innocents’ Episcopal Church’s vacation Bible school in Sandy Springs.
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File Photo / From left, vacation Bible school student Gia Cullen, 8, daughter of Shannon and Robbie Cullen, of Sandy Springs, decorates a cross with paint and glitter with friend Regan Kelly, 5, daughter of Kelly and Collin Kelly, of Sandy Springs, at Holy Innocents' Episcopal Church in Sandy Springs.
File Photo / From left, vacation Bible school student Gia Cullen, 8, daughter of Shannon and Robbie Cullen, of Sandy Springs, decorates a cross with paint and glitter with friend Regan Kelly, 5, daughter of Kelly and Collin Kelly, of Sandy Springs, at Holy Innocents' Episcopal Church in Sandy Springs.
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File Photo / A cross decorated by the children of Holy Innocents' Episcopal Church represents their vacation Bible school.
File Photo / A cross decorated by the children of Holy Innocents' Episcopal Church represents their vacation Bible school.
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Churches in Buckhead, Sandy Springs and Vinings are gearing up to creatively teach children the word of God with vacation Bible school sessions in June and July.
The various ministries, along with the help of volunteers, will introduce lessons to preschoolers and elementary school students that will transport them to locales such as the jungle, ancient Galilee and ancient Bethlehem.
The teaching will be accompanied by crafts, music and games to keep participants entertained as well as educated.
The following is a list of area programs:
 
Buckhead Baptist
Buckhead Baptist Church, 4100 Roswell Road in Buckhead, will host Weird Animals: Where Jesus’ Love is One-of-a-Kind July 14 through 18 for children in pre-kindergarten through sixth grades.
Information: (404) 255-5112 or www.buckheadbaptist.org
 
Cathedral of St. Philip
The Cathedral of St. Philip, 2744 Peachtree Road in Buckhead, will host Week of Wonder June 2 through 6 for children age 3 through fifth grades.
Information: (404) 365-1000 or www.stphilipscathedral.org
 
Christ Church Presbyterian
Christ Church Presbyterian, 81 Peachtree Park Drive in Buckhead, will host Quest Jungle Safari June 2 through 6 for children in first through fifth grades.
Information: (404) 605-0505 or www.christchurchatlanta.org

 
Christ the King
Cathedral of Christ the King, 2699 Peachtree Road in Buckhead, will host Gangway to Galilee June 16 through 20 for children age 4 through fourth grade.
Information: (404) 233-2145 or www.cathedralofchristtheking.org
 
Holy Innocents’
Holy Innocents’ Episcopal Church, 805 Mount Vernon Hwy. in Sandy Springs, will host Workshop of Wonders: Imagine and Build with God June 9 through 13 for children 4 through 11.
Information: (404) 255-4023 or www.holyinnocents.org
 
Holy Spirit
Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 4465 Northside Drive in Buckhead, will host Parade Around with the Our Father July 14 through 18 for children age 3 through fourth grade.
Information: (404) 252-4513 or www.hsccatl.com
 
Mount Paran
Mount Paran Church of God, 2055 Mount Paran Road in Buckhead, will host Super Hero Training Camp July 14 through 18 for children age 3 through first grade.
Information: (404) 923-8700 or www.children.mountparan.com
 
Mount Vernon Baptist
Mount Vernon Baptist Church, 850 Mount Vernon Hwy. in Sandy Springs, will host Holy Land Adventure: Bethlehem Village June 2 through 5 for children age 4 to sixth grade.
Information: (404) 255-3133 or www.mvbchurch.org
 
Mount Vernon Presbyterian
Mount Vernon Presbyterian Church, 471 Mount Vernon Hwy., in Sandy Springs, will host Weird Animals: Where Jesus’ Love is One-of-a-Kind July 7 through 11 for children in pre-kindergarten through fifth grades.
Information: (404) 255-2211 or www.mvpchurch.org
 
North Springs
North Springs United Methodist Church, 7770 Roswell Road in Sandy Springs, will host Workshop of Wonders: Imagine and Build with God June 3 through 6 for children age 4 through fifth grade.
Information: (770) 396-0844 or www.northspringsumc.org
 
Northwest
Northwest Presbyterian Church, 4300 Northside Drive in Buckhead, will host Wilderness Escape: Where God Guides and Provides June 9 through 13 for children ages 4 through fifth grade.
Information: (404) 237-5539 or www.nwpcatlanta.org
 
Peachtree Presbyterian
Peachtree Presbyterian Church, 3434 Roswell Road in Buckhead, will host City Neighbors: Going Local with God in Atlanta June 2 through 5 for children age 4 through sixth grade.
Information: (404) 842-5811 or www.peachtreepres.org
 
Peachtree Road Methodist
Peachtree Road United Methodist Church, 3180 Peachtree Road in Buckhead, will host Workshop of Wonders: Imagine and Build with God June 23 through 26 for children age 4 through fourth grade.
Information: (404) 266-2373 or www.prumc.org

 
St. James
St. James United Methodist Church, 4400 Peachtree Dunwoody Road in Buckhead, will host Weird Animals: Where Jesus’ Love is One-of-a-Kind June 16 through 20 for children age 3 to fifth grade.
Information: (404) 261-3121 or www.stjamesatlanta.org
 
St. John
St. John United Methodist Church, 550 Mount Paran Road in Buckhead, will host Weird Animals: Where Jesus’ Love is One-of-a-Kind June 23 through 26 for children age 3 through fifth grade.
Information: (404) 255-1384 or www.stjohnatlanta.org
 
Sandy Springs
Sandy Springs Christian Church, 301 Johnson Ferry Road in Sandy Springs, will host Workshop of Wonders: Imagine and Build with God July 21 through 25 for children in pre-kindergarten through fourth grades.
Information: (404) 256-2582 or www.sandyspringscc.org
 
Sandy Springs UMC
Sandy Springs United Methodist Church, 86 Mount Vernon Hwy. in Sandy Springs, will host Workshop of Wonders: Imagine and Build with God July 20 through 24 for children in pre-kindergarten through fifth grades.
Information: (404) 255-1181 ext. 203 or www.ssumc.org
 
Second-Ponce
Second-Ponce de Leon Baptist Church, 2715 Peachtree Road in Buckhead, will host God’s Backyard Bible Camp: Under the Stars June 9 through 12 for children age 3 through fifth grade.
Information: (404) 266-8111 or www.spdl.org
 
Wieuca Road
Wieuca Road Baptist Church, 3626 Peachtree Road in Buckhead, will host Weird Animals: Where Jesus’ Love is One-of-a-Kind June 9 through 13 for children age 4 through fourth grade.
Information: (404) 814-4460 or www.wieuca.org
 
Vinings UMC
Vinings United Methodist Church, 3101 Paces Mill Road in Vinings, will host Weird Animals: Where Jesus’ Love is One-of-a-Kind July 14 through 18 for children age 2 through fifth grade.
Information: (770) 436-4843 or www.viningsumc.org
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