Finances for your ministry: a Vacation Bible School boon

finances for your ministryI don’t like expensive church activities, so when Brenda Bowen announced a $10/week vacation Bible school, I was overjoyed.

Brenda Bowen

Trained in utter poverty of African missions, Brenda Bowen delivered ministry that excluded no one from the salvation message.

There would be hardly any money for the snacks, the crafts and all the activities that were to be done. I was drafted for a couple of skits, one of which was clowns with my son and another boy. What fun!

But since God is great, the project finished with $80 extra — not the shortage I imagined impossible to avoid. This is God’s provision for His ministry.

If you are working to save souls, you can expect God to take care of you. Like Peter who hauled in a net-wrenching haul of fish when there were none in the lake, so God will multiply and make something out of nothing. When you pray for finances, believe and wait expectantly.

21 responses to “Finances for your ministry: a Vacation Bible School boon

  1. “If you are working to save souls, you can expect God to take care of you.” Amen…and thank you. Words I needed to hear today.

  2. God will always provide! I’m glad to know your project went great and produced overflow! Keep the faith and the passion!! โ™ฅEgypt English

  3. Glad to hear this! Our youth, with the approval and strong support of our church leadership, planned and ran our VBS this year. They did a great job and learned a great deal about ministry.

  4. Wonderful – I love it when things work out better than expected. And yes, God is always there.

    Blessings to you and yours. Cheers, too. ๐Ÿ™‚

  5. God is great! Keep doing right and he will Bless!

  6. And they had 12 baskets leftover….

  7. Great post!! Keep our Drama Team in prayer…we are expecting to do great things for the Lord in His Kingdom!!

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