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Vacation Bible School brings out a crowd at Grace Community Church

This year’s program had a Shipwrecked theme, and the lessons featured plenty of exotic animals that taught various spiritual lessons. From left: Lea Gagnon, Carissa Moffatt and Canyssa Moffatt pose next to a makeshift raft.
Around 100 children gathered at Grace Community Bible Church in Shawville last week for Vacation Bible School (VBS), an annual summer program put on by three local congregations. Pictured, organizer Joy Moquin led the round-up on Friday morning.
Plenty of local youngsters had a blast at VBS over the past week, including Ryan Barr and Lorelei Smith.

CALEB NICKERSON
SHAWVILLE
Aug. 13-17, 2018
Over the past week, around 100 kids from the Shawville-Clarendon area gathered at a local church to sing, play and learn about the Bible.
Vacation Bible School or VBS as it is known, was organized this year at Grace Community Bible Church by Joy Moquin and a team of over 40 volunteers.
She explained that the children cycle through various stations throughout the morning, ranging from games to crafts, Bible lessons and videos.

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