Saturday Surprise. . .Times Square Ball revisited!

UPDATE: Hi everyone, Keith here! I wanted to repost this blog since churches are getting ready for their VBS's! I do want to add a little something extra. I found this website dedicated to the "Sparkleball". Supposedly, this is what they are called! I hadn't realized when I first made mine. Oops! Now, for the original post! The Times Square Ball we made for the VBS Previews has taken on a life of it's own. Originally, I wanted to create a "Times Square Ball" that we could use in the Preview ... Continue Reading

Foto Friday. . .Decorating Missions Central

Earlier this week, a young lady posted on the VBS Facebook page a question about how to decorate for Missions Central. She was having a "major creativity block" (if it's okay to quote her). This Foto Friday, I decided to post the "Decorating Missions Central" video, in hopes that this will help her! So, Kylie, here's the video for the Decorating Missions Central! We do have a few areas on our VBS Community pages where you can post your ideas. The Idea Bank is a great resources. . .check it ... Continue Reading

Found It on the Forum

Need Big Apple or Beach Blast clip art, e-cards, additional  snack or craft ideas? You can find all that and more on the VBS Forum. Who knew everything you need is available with the click of a mouse? As I was scrolling through the VBS Web site a few days ago, I realized what a wealth of information is out there waiting to be discovered! There is something for everyone involved in VBS, from the director to the Worship Rally leader. Here are just a few examples of what you can discover on the ... Continue Reading

Help! I Need Volunteers!

If you had to pick, what would go on the top of  your VBS checklist as a director? I would say that recruiting volunteers would be at the top of mine. Anybody who has ever worked at VBS knows that it is impossible to pull it off without people who are willing to give their time and volunteer! We need people who are willing to teach, make crafts, help with registration, organize the classes, and so forth. So, how do you get people to volunteer? Pray. Prayer is so important. Ask God to help you ... Continue Reading