Apologetics 101

The day we announced our VBS 2014 theme, one well-known apologist tweeted: “FANTASTIC! 2014 VBS curriculum from @Lifeway focuses on apologetics for kids. Excellent!” Since then we’ve heard many of you express the same kind of excitement about this Bible content designed to help kids discover the truth about who Jesus is and defend their faith in a culture that is often hostile toward Christianity. But we also know that “apologetics” is an unfamiliar word to some. Consider this your crash course. ... Continue Reading

Get the Communication Hub Humming

It's time for another Decorating Monday feature! Today we'll take a look at the site for music rotation during Agency D3… the Communication Hub. Because it's Monday and because we like you, our faithful blog readers, so much, I'll give you a piece of art to download that will make your decorating even easier.   Here you go! We used keyboards all over the place in our Agency D3 decorations, but nowhere is it more critical than here in the center of communications for the entire Agency. All ... Continue Reading

Decorating for Bible Study

Happy Monday! Let's celebrate with another decorating demo! Today's decorating video features a sneak peek at the location for Bible Study at Agency D3—the Evidence Vault. And for all of you VBS DIYers out there, be sure to check out the technique demonstration around the 2 minute mark.     http://vimeo.com/72489581 ... Continue Reading

Worship Rally Headquarters

  Ready for some more decorating ideas? The VBS 2014 Decorating Made Easy book (available Oct. 1 in the Jump Start Kit) is packed with ideas from the basic to the elaborate, but today I wanted to give you something you won't find in the book. Just for you, faithful blog readers… here and nowhere else. Are you ready?     This is the art created for the giant screen in our Worship Rally set. It's designed to look like a bank of monitors for a high tech workstation suitable for ... Continue Reading