About James Blakeney

State Missionary James Blakeney has been employed by the State Board of Missions since 1997 and is currently an associate in the office of Sunday School and Discipleship. James' primary responsibilities are preschool and children. James and his wife, Janis, are members at First Baptist Church, Montgomery. They have a daughter, two sons and seven grandchildren.

VBS by the numbers for 2014

The total VBS enrollment reported by 3,069 churches for 2014 was 252,401. This is an increase of 166 more churches reporting this year then last with an increased enrollment of 819. While there was an increase of churches reporting that they did not hold a VBS, there was also an increase of churches who reported that [...]

VBS In Full Swing

Every summer, it’s my privilege to travel the state and visit as many Vacation Bible Schools as I can. It’s always inspiring to see the wonderful ministry taking place and to be reminded that every church, large and small, can be involved in VBS. Already this summer, several churches have shared the results of God’s [...]