New Testaments - Life after VBS!

Hey guys. After loading the 25 boxes of VBS New Testaments into the trunk of this lady's car, I asked, "So what are you going to do with all these New Testaments?" "We put them in treat bags at our church's Fall Festival!" she said brightly. "We invite lots of folks from the community. Many don't attend church, so it's a great way to introduce kids and their parents to the Word of God!" She went on to explain how excited she was about the activity pages and 30 days of devotionals included in ... Continue Reading

Naming VBS 2014

Naming VBS 2014. Here's how it went down: 1. Prayer - here's a quote from a guy named unknown - “Prayer does not enable us to do the greater works, prayer IS the greater works.” We pray a lot. 2. Ideation - folks from all over the country gathered at LifeWay to "ideate" VBS themes. Three ideas rose to the top. 3. Splitting into three teams, we hammered out the details—proposing titles, biblical content, rotation site/names, activities, snacks, decorations, etc... 4. Each team did a ... Continue Reading

Building the ENTER Sign

Hey guys! Many of you asked for a STEP by STEP of the ENTER SIGN seen in the videos and at Preview events so here you go: Materials: 12" Chipboard letters (JoAnn's or Hobby Lobby) Round chipboard boxes (JoAnn's or Hobby Lobby) 1 panel of high density foam insulation board, 2" thick Red latex house paint Silver metallic spray paint Jigsaw, fine tooth blade Hacksaw blade 2 strings of Christmas or patio lights Painter's tape Loctite Power Grab All Purpose Construction Adhesive, ... Continue Reading