Eighty years is a long time. Many organizations founded 8o years ago have strayed from their purpose and no longer embrace biblical values. By God’s grace, this will never be true of Child Evangelism Fellowship.
Good News Clubs are filled with exciting activities: games, snacks, missionary stories, Bible lessons, memory verse teachings, songs and more. But all of that aside, something more important happens in this after-school program: lives are changed.
Nine-year-old Rebecca of Guyana started her own Bible club at her elementary school. She came up with the program herself, even creating her own theme: Mighty Lord Is Our Savior. She gathered teaching materials, including Mailbox Club booklets, a Wonder Devotional Book and other activities that she created herself.
We can’t begin to understand the awesome power of God or the way He speaks to the heart of a child or an adult. But we know that His timing is perfect.
As we were packing up our puppets and other teach¬ing material at the conclusion of vacation Bible school a second-grader asked, “May I help?”
A fire in Oregon recently took the lives of four volunteers from a local Good News Club® (GNC™). The children in the club were friends and some were even family of those who had lost their lives.