Author: Annie Sutton

July 11-14 the rising 4th-6th graders of JCBC took a meaningful and exciting trip to PASSPORTkids! Camp. During those 4 days and 3 nights, we stayed at the beautiful and historic Converse College campus in Spartanburg, SC as we learned what it meant for God to be enough and how to live as chosen creations in Christ Jesus. Every day was packed with activities, energizers, Bible studies, worship and mission experiences. One of the most impactful parts of the week was learning about the Roma people in Eastern Europe. The kids were part of a “night market” where they learned about...

JCBC, I am happy to introduce to you Ansley Hall. Ansley joined our staff this Summer as the Weekday Preschool Director. Ansley is originally from the Johns Creek area and recently moved back with her husband and two children after spending her college and early career years in Alabama. She has a master’s degree in education, many years of experience in both public schools and preschool, outstanding leadership and communication skills, a deep love for God and children, and comes highly recommended. I am confident that her professional and personal experience give her what it takes to lead our preschool effectively and...

During the month of July we will be taking a "Sabbath" from Children's Worship (Thrive) at 11:00. Preschool Worship (Backyard) will run as usual, with Newborn - Pre-K classes staying in their routine. Now, before we all start thinking that kids and families don’t have to come to church in July let me explain what I mean by “Sabbath” and what “Sabbath” could mean for your family and our church in the coming month. Sabbath was created by God to keep us rested, full, and holy in the presence of God. Sabbath was created to make space in our hearts, minds,...

I’m swept away by what a great week VBS was! And as much as I love a good pun, there really was a current of love and joy flowing around our church last week. The children who walked through our doors were truly welcomed with open arms, easily finding adventure, acceptance, joy, peace, and rest among our JCBC Family. From last Sunday morning during Sunday School to Wednesday at 8:00pm, we had close to 400 kids “Experience the Ride of a Lifetime with God” at our Rolling River Rampage! These campers were full of energy and love. They made connections with new...

Experience the Ride of a Lifetime with God! VBS 2018 – Rolling River Rampage June 3rd – 6th Vacation Bible School is an extraordinary opportunity to minister to the children of our church and community every summer. June 3rd – 6th there will be hundreds of children coming through the doors of our church to “Experience the Ride of a Lifetime with God!” For many children this will be the first time they hear of God’s love, and for some, it will change their lives forever! We hope that God will use this experience to move children to accept Christ as they realize...