Why do we do a school supplies drive every year? Because walking in the first day prepared makes all the difference in the world, writes Katie Schindler, a local teacher and long-time Vista member. See how you can set kids up for success this school year!
Preteen Camp is a really unique experience for the counselors in particular. They volunteer a full week to invest in the lives of kids so they can grow deeper in their relationship with Christ. But as a counselor, something always happens – you learn things too. Matt Stephens, first time camp counselor, tells his experience from the week.
The start of a new year has a way of getting our attention. We reflect on the year behind us and dream about the year ahead of us. We take stock of our habits and make new goals. And while this is often done individually, it’s really important to do this as a family as well. That is, it’s important to make resolutions and goals as a family and not just make resolutions and goals as an individual. Here's a few ideas on what this could look like from a family in our church.