Newman Center http://kbia.org en Arrival of new pastor eases stress at Catholic churches, but challenges remain http://kbia.org/post/arrival-new-pastor-eases-stress-catholic-churches-challenges-remain <p></p><p style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; line-height: normal; ">Earlier this summer, Fr. Herb Hayek arrived from Chicago as the new pastor of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Columbia.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 10 Aug 2012 22:18:46 +0000 Kristin Torres 19186 at http://kbia.org Arrival of new pastor eases stress at Catholic churches, but challenges remain A look back: Vacation Bible School season comes to a close http://kbia.org/post/look-back-vacation-bible-school-season-comes-close <p>Summertime is coming to a close, and with it, Vacation Bible School season.&nbsp;</p><p>For Vacation Bible School, a tradition among Christian churches, children come to church for a few hours a day for about a week. But it&#39;s not just formal Bible lessons &ndash; they play games, sing songs, do crafts and eat snacks.&nbsp;</p><p>The producer behind KBIA&#39;s&nbsp;new Columbia Faith and Values desk visited some of the Vacation Bible Schools that happened in Columbia this summer and spoke with volunteers, leaders and of course, the children.&nbsp;</p> Sat, 04 Aug 2012 14:03:38 +0000 Kellie Moore 18752 at http://kbia.org A look back: Vacation Bible School season comes to a close