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LifeWay announces camp registrations for 2021

NASHVILLE (BP) – After kids and student camps around the country were canceled due to COVID-19 this year, LifeWay now looks ahead to 2021 as camps have opened registration for next summer.

LifeWay moves major women’s events online for fall 2020

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The COVID-19 pandemic may have forced physical gatherings around the globe to cancel for the foreseeable future, but LifeWay Christian Resources is doubling down on their efforts to connect women through the Gospel.

LifeWay offers free resources for Children’s Ministry Day

NASHVILLE (BP) -- When 9-year-old Zac McCullar presented a motion at the 2018 Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) Annual Meeting to add Children's Ministry Day to the denominational calendar, he likely never imagined how children's ministry would look just two years later. Despite a pandemic with social distancing rules and modified activities, Children's Ministry Day -- which falls on Sunday (July 19) -- should still be observed and celebrated in our churches, said Jana Magruder, director of LifeWay Kids. Maybe more so than ever.

Tallahassee churches to hold citywide virtual VBS

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The vision at Bradfordville First Baptist Church is to make disciples who love upward, inward and outward. And this summer, the "outward" component of that vision will take on new meaning. "Everything we do funnels through that vision and Vacation Bible School is a huge part of that," said Jenny Whitaker, children and family ministry director at Bradfordville FBC.

LifeWay offers VBS options for churches and families

NASHVILLE (BP) -- The coronavirus pandemic has forced events to cancel, education to be modified and businesses to temporarily close or adjust operations. But for LifeWay and the kids ministries it serves, Vacation Bible School (VBS) is

LifeWay offers free at-home supplement for churches impacted by COVID-19

NASHVILLE (BP) -- Some churches across the U.S. and around the world are canceling near-future worship services and ministry activities as precautionary measures against COVID-19, but a temporary halt in church gatherings doesn't have to interrupt small group discipleship for families. LifeWay Christian Resources is offering "LifeWay Kids at Home," a free temporary digital resource to supplement Sunday School from home.

LifeWay Camps Plant Seeds of Gospel Work in Today’s SBC Leaders

More than three million campers over the past forty years have come through LifeWay’s multiple brands of camps, including CentriKid, FUGE, and Student Life.

LifeWay VBS preview events build foundation for 2020

NASHVILLE (BP) -- When Zoraida Godoy attended a Vacation Bible School (VBS) at a Southern Baptist church in her community of Sabana Basora, Aruba, in 2013, she got emotional. "Some of our children went to another local church for VBS and we saw the concept for the first time," she said. "Watching the children dance, sing and express the biblical truths they learned just moved me. And I thought: Why couldn't we do this at our church?"

LifeWay to host free VBS preview simulcast January 10

NASHVILLE (BP) -- As hundreds gather at Ridgecrest Conference Center for Friday's kickoff of the 2020 VBS preview series, anyone -- for the first time ever -- can watch from around the globe. On Jan. 10 at 7 p.m. ET, LifeWay will live stream the evening session of their "Concrete & Cranes" preview event from the conference center near Asheville, N.C., for free.

Women called to ‘flourish’ at LifeWay leadership forum

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- "Why are we here in 2019 -- when it's not exactly the coolest thing in the world to be a Christian ... when it seems like there's a generation growing up that in no way really wants to follow the purposes of God?" asked Bible teacher Christine Caine to the 1,600 women gathered for the opening session of the 2019 LifeWay Women's Leadership Forum. Teaching the leaders gathered Nov. 7-9 from 30 states and Canada, Caine spoke from Deuteronomy 6. She underscored that God took those people into Canaan, a place where they could flourish and live victorious lives, and His plan is to do the same for this generation of believers.