Student VBS in a Retreat Setting

Several people have asked about how to schedule Student VBS in a retreat setting.  The VBS Guy (aka Jerry Wooley) has the following suggestion for a retreat that begins after dinner and ends at lunch. This schedule is just a guideline for creating your schedule feel free to adapt it to fit the needs and resources of your church.      First,  try to figure out a way to use all five Bible study sessions. As you have probably noticed, each builds on the previous study and we believe it is ... Continue Reading

Zip Tracks for I Am

Zip for Kids™: I Am. . . has launched and just like the first volume God Is. . . this volume contains some awesome tracks to engage kids of all ages. Sure you'll still see some of your favorites like Kitchen Concoctions with new recipes and debriefs to each sessions' biblical content, but check out these awesome new additions: Play It—Volleyball and Baseball Create It—Photography Perform It—Praise Band and Ballet Live It—new activities and service projects Of course we still have ... Continue Reading

Hands-on Mission Project for Journey Off the Map

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Would you like to teach your kids about serving others and being on mission right where they are? This year we have a great mission project that is totally customizable to your church and community. At one time or another many people may find themselves experience some "off the map" circumstances. During those times we can provide comfort and encouragement to those who are less fortunate than ourselves. This year involve your kids in making "Off the Map Bags" to give to children in a local ... Continue Reading

All New Student Starter Kit

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I am so excited to tell you about the new and improved resources available to you for your Student VBS in 2015. It's going to be an amazing journey and students will discover that God is there every step of the way. And just like any journey you take, you need to make sure you have all the right gear. That's where we've got you covered. Check out this awesome new set up to make it easy for you to lead your students on the journey of a lifetime! First everything comes in this handy dandy ... Continue Reading