Day 1 – VBS 2011 I can attest, the sign fits these boys perfectly. These girls have front row seats! Workers stood out with their VBS shirts. The Tigers are taking their seats. Each team had their own signs. These boys can roar! Some kids are going to go “bananas.” Proud pineapples. Each team had signs to group them for seating. Great decorations by the many workers who worked for weeks in preparation. Is Mae selling bananas? I think he’s happy to be here. Registration area for VBS. So much to earn Safari Bills for. Toys for sale – but you must have Safari Bills to pay. A lot of toys and goodies at the VBS Safari Shop Workers helping children to register for VBS. Workers helping children register for VBS. Children at the VBS registration table. Children registering for VBS VBS Registration Girls ready to see what happens in V.B.S. It’s a jungle in there. Seats are filling up for VBS to start. Just about ready to start VBS. Great to see such a good crowd for day one of VBS. Happy girls ready for VBS to start! The monkey team. This boys are anxious for VBS to start. The auditorium was well decorated for “A Path Through the Jungle.” Bro. Darwin helping get the children seated for VBS. Mrs. Espada helping with the start of VBS. This boy is happy to hold the sign for his team. What are they trying to say? VBS Registration workers. Alyssa Felt showing the rosters for two of the four teams. Bro. Morrissey ready to begin VBS. Bro. Ian Vincent gives the “thumbs up” for the start of VBS. Ready for VBS to start. Children ready for the start of VBS. Seats are filling up for the start of VBS. Workers and children in anticipation of the start of VBS. Bro. Morrissey addresses the children. 126 children plus workers fill the auditorium on day one. Bruno & Pierre enter during day one’s skit. Bruno & Pierre – Skit day one. Bruno & Pierre asking about the tours through the jungle. The guide giving instructions to Bruno and Pierre before they enter the jungle. Bro. Morrissey, the brains behind VBS watches from the P.A. booth during the skit. Bruno and Pierre hear a lion’s roar in the jungle. Bruno and Pierre running from the sound of a Lion Bruno and Pierre running from the sound of a Lion. Bruno and Pierre in the Jungle Bruno and Pierre Bruno and Pierre Bruno and Pierre Bruno and Pierre in the first day’s skit. Children watching the Skit Skit Time – Day One Skit Time – Day One Bro. Ian Vincent working with the boys on his team. Clarice working with the girls on her team. Jelly is helping the girls on her team with their memory verses. Young girls hearing the Gospel during their team sessions. Teams split into smaller groups to learn the Gospel through memory verses. Working on memory verses during team sessions. Team sessions during Vacation Bible School. Children having the Gospel explained to them. Bro. Espada sharing the Gospel with children at VBS. Bro. Francis sharing the Gospel with these children. This boys had an opportunity to hear the Gospel. Mae working with the girls on her team. Jonna helping her team earn Safari Bills! Mrs. Espada watching over the Safari Store. Children receiving Jesus Christ as their Saviour! Bro. Paulo helping children on his team with memory verses. Bro. Bemon helping children with their verses. Bro. Longworth and his workers helping children to earn Safari Bills. Workers helping children during team sessions. Workers explaining the Gospel to children through Bible memory verses. Bro. MacRae and his workers lead his team in Bible memory and understanding the Gospel. Snack time! Workers helping children to learn Bible memory verses. Workers helping children to learn Bible memory verses. Workers help children with Bible memory verses. Bro. Felt prepares to teach a song while team sessions are going on.