Johns Creek Kids

I am not prone to hyperbole, so believe me when I say last week's Vacation Bible School was one of the best of all time. Everything clicked and the kids were swept up in the energy of the Hero theme and the dual missional projects. There were hero masks and capes times 600 demonstrating that each child could do heroic and life-altering feats for God. VBS Director, Molly McNeese, did a Super job (did you see what I did there...

Each summer we have the unique opportunity to minister to the children in our church and community through Vacation Bible School. This year, on June 4 - 7, hundreds of children will come through the doors of our church, hungry to learn about Jesus. For many children, this may be the first time they have heard of the love of God. For some, it will change their course forever and prompt the most important decision of their lives of asking Christ into their hearts. We are shaping the future of our next generation through VBS. What an awesome responsibility we...

I love this time of year! The leaves are changing colors and the air is growing cooler. This time of year offers so many things for people and families to do together. Apple picking. Hayrides. Corn mazes. Football games. Bonfires. County Fairs. And churches are offering fall festivals and trunk-or-treats all over our community. On Sunday, we will have our annual Trunk or Treat here at JCBC from 3:00pm – 5:00pm. We will have trunks, fire trucks, hayrides, and more. The music will be playing, the sun will be shining, and the people will come. But here is what will happen...

It’s one of the hardest things that I have ever done. Some days are great. Some days are hard. Some days I have tried everything that I can think of to do, and I just want to crawl into a ball and throw in the towel. What is it? It’s this thing called…parenting. In a simple phrase…it’s the greatest thing and the hardest thing all wrapped up into tiny, sometimes not-so-tiny, human beings, that my wife and I are responsible for. We are responsible to make sure they get fed, have enough sleep, that their clothes are washed and dried, that homework gets done, that they make it to practice...