One Thing Two-Thirds of Parents Will Bring Their Kids to Church For

ChurchLeaders | 5/26/2019 | Staff
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What church activity or program or event grabs the attention of parents who go to church and those who don’t? If you had to make a list of what a kids’ ministry and church could offer the community that resonates with parents from all types of backgrounds, what would make the top of the list?

There are not many activities hosted by a church that parents of all backgrounds share a mutual respect and trust for, but VBS is one of them. LifeWay Research recently released their findings of an extensive study done on Vacation Bible School. And there are some fascinating data points:

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Two-thirds of all adults surveyed plan on bringing a child to VBS this summer, including those parents who do not go to church anywhere.

95 percent of parents who have taken their children to VBS believe it was one of their child’s most meaningful experiences.

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More than half of those adults who did not go to VBS as a child believe that doing so would have helped them understand the Bible better and contributed...
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