Vacation Bible School season - Morgan County Citizen
By Elsie Monk staff writer It is hard to believe Vacation Bible School has been around 125 years. That’s a lot of Kool-Aid and cookies served! Area churches are gearing up their VBS week for kids from wee little ones through 5th grade. Don’t you ever wonder how Vacation Bible School got started? According to Wikipedia, Vacation Bible School can be traced back to Hopedale, Illinois in 1894. Sunday School teacher D. T. Miles started a daily Bible school to teach during the summer. In 1898 Virginia Sinclair Hawes at ... Read More