Religions and Spirituality

St. Thomas More’s Children Enjoying Kingdom Rock Vacation Bible School

Children at St. Thomas More’s 2013 Kingdom Rock Vacation Bible School Credits: St. Thomas More

FAIRFIELD, NJ - This week, children at St. Thomas More Church in Fairfield have been enjoying the church's Kingdom Rock Vacation Bible School. The program began Monday and will end with a closing Mass and reception on Sunday.

Over 120 children, in grades pre-kindergarten through four, have attended the royally themed religious education week as Royal Knights and Princesses. Assistants, in grades five and six, are called Countesses and Earls while the Dukes and Duchesses are made up of students in middle school and high school who act as counselors.

Credit: St. Thomas More Church

The week’s focus has been “Stand Strong” and the curriculum encourages the children to learn about God’s love through family and friends and prayer.

Credit: St. Thomas More Church

Bible stories are taught to the children through characters called “Bible Buddies,” music, crafts and snacks. Additionally, each day the Youth Group performs biblical reenactments by performing a different skit from a story in the Bible.

Credit: St. Thomas More Church

The church is located at 210 Horseneck Road in Fairfield.

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