Most churches reach more young people (and their parents) during vacation Bible school (VBS) than any community event of the year.
People with no other connection to your church will be on your property, interacting with your VBS staff and other parents and children. Countless hours of planning and prayer are typically spent in preparation for VBS activities, but steps to minimize legal liability are often given too little focus.
In our lawsuit-prone culture, the NCLL has prepared the ten most important recommendations in a brief, but substantive VBS legal guide available at no cost to you. Download your complimentary guide—Vacation Bible School: Top 10 Legal Considerations for Maximizing Ministry while Minimizing Risk.
While no defense removes every risk, addressing these 10 considerations can dramatically decrease the risks of physical harm and ministry liability. Implementing these best-practices also reflect well on your ministry and the cause of Christ—all while helping you operate a successful program with minimal operational distractions.