Contact Us

Cathedral Offices
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Main phone number: 713-222-2593

For emergency after-hours pastoral care, call 713-826-5332

Mailing Address
1117 Texas Avenue
Houston, Texas 77002-3183

View Map



Vacation Bible School: Focus — Take a Closer Look

05.28.20 | Children and Familes

    We are so excited to share with you Focus  Take a Closer Look, a Virtual Vacation Bible School happening July 27-30, 2020. Check out our teaser video above. Here are the details and a FAQ: 

    About Focus Take a Closer Look:

    How do I register my child? Fill out this form.

    How much does it cost? It's free! We will offer the livestream experience, a family or small group outline, crafts, and game ideas for free.

    What kind of curriculum guides Focus Take a Closer LookWe are excited to help kids dive deeper into their faith by putting the FOCUS on God and his amazing plan for us.

    Your preschoolers through preteens will have a blast as they discover how to trust in what they CAN’T see because of what they CAN see.

    Our virtual and family/small group experiences are designed to teach kids to explore four different ways we can FOCUS on God. Each day, we will introduce a Bible story from the book of Matthew and Big Idea that reinforces the following actions in our faith journeys: HEAR - TALK - PRAY - LIVE.

    Our guiding verse for the week is: "Let us keep looking to Jesus. He is the one who started this journey of faith. And He is the one who completes the journey of faith.” — Hebrews 12:2a, NIrV


    Before Focus — Take a Closer Look starts: 

    What materials do I need prior to the start? We have made a handy list of materials that you can buy and/or find around the house. This link is coming soon.

    What is the latest date my families can sign up? There is no deadline, but we recommend registering in advance to allow time to gather supplies. 


    During Focus Take a Closer Look:

    What time does Focus Take a Closer Look happen on July 27-30, and how long is it? 10 a.m. Central Time, for approximately 30-35 minutes.

    What is the structure? Large group Virtual VBS featuring daily livestreams with our VBS band, worship team, and special friends. Easy-to-follow guides for families and/or small groups will supplement the daily livestreams.

    Is it live or recorded? The main session is live.

    Where do I tune in? Do I tune in at a specific time, or at any time? Go to vbs4all.com at 10 a.m. Central Time for the livestream. You will also have access to the sessions after they have gone live.

    What do I need to do to prepare each day? There will be an easy-to-follow, optional family prep guide.

    Is there an interactive component? The livestream will allow for some real time interaction. Families are also invited to add their own interactive elements (crafts/games/outreach).


    Have other questions? Contact Program Coordinator Elizabeth Cuevas.