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VBS Resources Guide

VBS Resources Guide

 

Shop for your Vacation Bible School needs on Kidology and save!  Many discounts on VBS are available for Premium Members.  So explore all the VBS and kids camp options available, from large publishers to creative independent authors.  We've got you covered for VBS this year!


 

VBS Follow Up Kit

VBS Follow Up KitVBS is over and you have every desire to follow up on the new kids who came.  However, all too often you get busy with fall planning and volunteer recruiting shifting into high gear.  Those great post-VBS intentions turn quickly into forgotten memories. If only you had the time!

Kidology to the rescue!

This VBS Follow Up Kit contains over 20 ready-to-send templates in editable Microsoft Word format that make following up on your Summer Outreach Program fast and easy! From thanking your volunteers, to explaining spiritual decisions to parents, and all the way to sending monthly seasonal invitations to church, this Follow Up Kit makes reaching out to the children who came to VBS a snap!

FREE with the purchase of ANY downloadable VBS from Kidology.org

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Basic Elements Science VBS

Basic Elements Science VBSAt the laboratory of the Basic Elements Science VBS kids discover the BASIC Elements of Faith (Believe, Ask, Serve, Impact, Celebrate).

This science-inspired, Christ-focused VBS includes science-themed snacks, games, skits, amazing videos and set designs.

Science Devotionals combine Biblical truth and hands-on science. Daily Science Projects have kids doing real science.

  • Day #1 - Believe (1 John 5:11-12)
  • Day #2 - Ask (Matthew 7:7)
  • Day #3 - Serve (1 Peter 4:9-10)
  • Day #4 - Impact (Acts 1:8)
  • Day #5 - Celebrate (Revelation 21:3-4)

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Scar Force VBS from TruthQuest

Scar ForceSeeking a unique VBS, are you? Hmmmmmm...

Look no further than Scar Force, a Star Wars-inspired series from TruthQuest. 

Just take a moment to download the detailed 26-page sampler... and then realize that you can have this unique VBS for only $89!  Great theme at an awesome price.

Scalable to work with small through large churches, this downloadable VBS can accommodate age 3 through 6th grade, with customizable programs for each group. 

Fully reproducible, Scar Force materials are available in 4 Bible translations: NIV, KJV, ESV, and HCSB.

This VBS takes kids on a lightspeed adventure through the key moments in all the Bible. From Genesis to Revelation, kids will come to understand their role in the epic war between God and evil.  

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Game On VBS from NextGen4Christ

Game On VBS

Through the adventurous life of David and the relevant theme of the video gaming and digital app world, children will discover what happens when you give God control and follow Him. In Game On, they will explore worship in Game Central Station, a fun thematic area where they will sing great songs from Uncle Charlie!

The Levels of Game On:

  • Bible Tour 3-D: Data, Direction, and Decisions with hands on activities to make the Bible real
  • App Lab: See the concepts at work in science experiments as they create their own "app" to "app-ly" the Bible to their everyday lives!
  • Game Floor: Use real life video games as well as discuss living out God's Word!
  • Hero Floor: Kids will get a chance to change the world with missions and service projects
  • Power Up Snacks: A time to refresh and re-charge

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Knights of God VBS from NextGen4Christ

Knights of God VBSKnights of God works by engaging kids’ imaginations, building lasting relationships and by training your kids to be devoted to Christ.



Here's what a day at Knights of God VBS looks like:

  • Castle Gate Praise: Opening worship time
  • Knight’s Training: Interactive Bible stories and life applications fuse in this hands on station
  • World of the Wardrobe: Journey to Narnia and watch scenes from the movie, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
  • Great Hall Buffet: Enjoy a snack while you catch up on all the drama of the kingdom
  • Tournament Games: Medieval games that help drive home the Bible truths for kids!
  • Blacksmith Crafts: Create amazing medieval armor with everyday supplies
  • Closing Ceremony

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Rock the World VBS from NextGen4Christ

Rock the World VBSEvery child can make a difference, big or small, and Rock the World.



Remind children every day the reason we love others is because Jesus loved us first. The Bible stories of Rock the World include the life of Jesus, the early church and Bible points based on 1 John.



Get kids serving locally and globally. Help kids see how God’s love changes the world and to shine God’s light.



Here's what a day at Rock the World VBS looks like:

  • Main Stage: Opening Worship Time
  • Tour Bus: Mission Time
  • Backstage: Bible Time
  • Rock'in Rest Stop: Snack Time
  • Band Together: Game Time

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Drive! VBS from TruthQuest

Drive! VBSDrive! VBS challenges kids to live their live with drive and determination to please the Lord in all they think, say and do and to reach unsaved children and adults for Christ. The week's theme is a racing headquarters where the participants are rookie driver, training to become champion race drivers in the race of life.

Includes:

  • Sponsor and Savior! (1 Peter 3:18)
  • Know and Go! (James 1:22)
  • Stay on Track! (Proverbs 3:5-6)
  • Refuel, Repair, Refresh! (Hebrews 10:25)
  • Race to Win! (Philippians 3:14)

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Bodyworx VBS from TruthQuest

Bodyworx VBSOur bodies are amazing machines, brilliantly and lovingly designed by our Father in Heaven, but what can we learn from them? Find out at Bodyworx Laboratories, where Doc Truesworth is ready to test his new "Shrink-O-Matic" machine to miniaturize children and send them inside the body of a sick patient, Nicky Izzasikki. Each day of VBS, children will go inside of Nicky's body to learn about a particular part and what it can teach us about God.

Includes:

  • Director's Guidebook
  • Drama Kit
  • Teaching Director Guide
  • Bible Lesson Kit
  • Object Lesson Kit
  • Worksheet Kit
  • Adult Workshop Kit
  • Music CD
  • Music Kit
  • Crafts Kit
  • Snacks Kit
  • Games Kit
  • Group Leader Guides
  • Missions Kit
  • Registration Kit
  • Decorations Kit
  • Advertising Kit
  • Discipleship Kit
  • Gospel Tracts
  • T-Shirt Artwork
  • Clip Art and Flyers

PurchaseLearn more about this VBS - Buy Now for $90.00 - Member Price


 

B.O.O.T. Camp VBS from TruthQuest

B.O.O.T. Camp VBSAttention! God wants YOU to fight in His Army! TruthQuest brings you B.O.O.T. Camp – the most fun anyone has ever had in the Army! Sergeant Willgo, along with some of his recruits, are ready to educate children about the ongoing war against evil; about the character, tactics, and weapons used by the enemy; and about the awesome armor and weapons THEY have been equipped with by God, our Commander-In-Chief! But more than that, BOOT Camp will train children to go on the OFFENSIVE in the war through evangelism.

Includes:

  • Director's Guidebook
  • Drama Kit
  • Teaching Director Guide
  • Bible Lesson Kit
  • Object Lesson Kit
  • Worksheet Kit
  • Adult Workshop Kit
  • Music CD
  • Music Kit
  • Crafts Kit
  • Snacks Kit
  • Games Kit
  • Group Leader Guides
  • Missions Kit
  • Registration Kit
  • Decorations Kit
  • Advertising Kit
  • Discipleship Kit
  • Gospel Tracts
  • T-Shirt Artwork
  • Clip Art and Flyers

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Follywood VBS from TruthQuest

Follywood VBSLights! Camera! Action! Welcome to "Big Picture Studios," where a blockbuster production is underway, and you are part of it! On a fun and exciting movie set, children will learn to develop discernment about the movies, TV shows, music and books they pay attention to, learning not to imitate what is evil, but what is good.

Includes:

  • Director's Guidebook
  • Drama Kit
  • Teaching Director Guide
  • Bible Lesson Kit
  • Object Lesson Kit
  • Worksheet Kit
  • Adult Workshop Kit
  • Music CD
  • Music Kit
  • Crafts Kit
  • Snacks Kit
  • Games Kit
  • Group Leader Guides
  • Missions Kit
  • Registration Kit
  • Decorations Kit
  • Advertising Kit
  • Discipleship Kit
  • Gospel Tracts
  • T-Shirt Artwork
  • Clip Art and Flyers

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TrueRassic Park VBS from TruthQuest

TrueRassic Park VBSWelcome to TrueRassic Park! Join with "Doc," our creation scientist, as he teaches children to trust God's Word! Using a "time machine," Doc brings a dinosaur named "Perry" to the park to help teach children to trust in God and His Word! Train children NOW to combat the teachings of evolution by equipping them with knowledge from science and the Scriptures! Boys and girls alike are fascinated by dinosaurs, and TrueRassic Park by TruthQuest uses that fascination to take on an important issue: training children that man's wisdom is often flawed, but that the Scriptures are perfect forever!

Includes:

  • Director's Guidebook
  • Drama Kit
  • Teaching Director Guide
  • Bible Lesson Kit
  • Object Lesson Kit
  • Worksheet Kit
  • Adult Workshop Kit
  • Music CD
  • Music Kit
  • Crafts Kit
  • Snacks Kit
  • Games Kit
  • Group Leader Guides
  • Missions Kit
  • Registration Kit
  • Decorations Kit
  • Advertising Kit
  • Discipleship Kit
  • Gospel Tracts
  • T-Shirt Artwork
  • Clip Art and Flyers

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Fire Fighters VBS from TruthQuest

Fire Fighters VBSFire Fighters VBS Kit is based on Jude 23 - Snatch Them from the Fire! Firefighters, report for duty! There's a dangerous fire burning, but at Station 316, kids will be trained to be firefighters for Christ. They'll learn how the fire of sin gets started, how to fight it, and how to equip themselves to snatch others from the fire through evangelism!

Includes:

  • Director's Guidebook
  • Drama Kit
  • Teaching Director Guide
  • Bible Lesson Kit
  • Object Lesson Kit
  • Worksheet Kit
  • Adult Workshop Kit
  • Music CD
  • Music Kit
  • Crafts Kit
  • Snacks Kit
  • Games Kit
  • Group Leader Guides
  • Missions Kit
  • Registration Kit
  • Decorations Kit
  • Advertising Kit
  • Discipleship Kit
  • Gospel Tracts
  • T-Shirt Artwork
  • Clip Art and Flyers

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CSI: Christian Scene Investigation VBS from River's Edge

CSI: Christian Scene Investigation VBSThrough fun, hands-on forensics science activities, explore the lives of Old Testament heroes and villains with CSI: Christian Scene Investigation. Investigate the evidence from their lives to determine if they walked worthy according to Ephesians 4:1-3. As we learn the meanings of humility, gentleness, patience, love, unity and peace we not only investigate the Old Testament character's lives but also look at our own lives. Are we walking worthy in these areas? What do we need to change in our own lives through the power of the Holy Spirit working in us? The main lesson is one hour. With the addition of optional rotation labs, each lesson is approximately three hours. If you choose to do everything suggested, your class time will last even longer!

The curriculum book includes a resource CD with the entire book in Adobe format, as well as many activities relating to CSI investigative techniques. It can be used in various ways: weekly children's church, camps, outreach, and VBS. Also included is a PowerPoint presentation to complement each lesson.

Lessons include:

  • King Josiah, Chronicles 34 ~ Depend on Jesus.
  • Naaman the Leper is Healed, 2 Kings 5 ~ Treat others with kindness, consideration and respect.
  • Esau Sells His Birthright, Genesis 25:24-34; 27:1-40 ~ Deal with hard times in a calm way.
  • Abigail saves Nabal, I Samuel 25 ~ Choose to treat others with love.
  • Jehoshaphat, 2 Chronicles 20:1-30 ~ Work and cooperate with others.
  • Freedom From Sin, Isaiah 61:1 ~ Live together in peace.

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iGo Green VBS from River's Edge

iGO Green VBSDuring the five lesson iGo Green Kid's Camp/VBS, kids will learn that taking care of the earth is a way to love God and to love others.

The lessons, three hours in length, each contain a large group time. Following that time, rotations including environmental projects, experiments, small group discussion, crafts, snacks, games and bible memory reinforce learning during the group time. Optional activities allow this unit to be stretched to an all day event or overnight camp.

Lessons include:

  • Relationship: God created everything and made me in his image.
  • Obedience: When I take care of the earth, I am obeying God
  • Gratitude: When I take care of the earth, I am showing gratitude to God
  • Respect: When I take care of the earth, I am showing respect for others.
  • Justice: When I take care of the earth, I am taking care of the needs of others.

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Kamp Kaboom! VBS from River's Edge

Kamp Kaboom VBSGod said it - KABOOM! ...it was. Sizzle, pop and explode your way through the days of creation using interactive, high-impact science experiments, wild and wacky games, and relevant biblical applications. Through hands-on activities that draw on children's innate curiosity about science, Kamp Kaboom! from River's Edge Curriculum teaches children not only about the seven days of creation, but also about what creation reveals about God. As they learn more about Him through His creation, children have the opportunity to enter into a deeper relationship with Him.

The main lesson is one hour. With the addition of optional rotation labs, each lesson takes approximately four hours. If you choose to do everything suggested, your class time will last even longer!

The curriculum book includes a resource CD with the entire book in Adobe format, as well as over 100 science experiments and activities. It can be used in various ways: weekly children's church, camps, outreach, and VBS. Also included is a PowerPoint presentation to complement each lesson.

Lessons include:

  • Light: God sent Jesus to drive away the darkness of sin
  • Atmosphere: God protects us
  • Water, Land & Plants: We need to grow deeper
  • Sun, Moon & Stars: God wants us to glorify Him
  • Birds & Fish: God knows every detail of our lives
  • Animals: God is glorified by His creation
  • Man: God created you with a purpose
  • Rest: God wants us to rest

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Starlight Rescue VBS from God Rocks!

Starlight Rescue VBSIntroducing God Rocks! Starlight Rescue VBS - a galactic adventure where kids learn that with God's love in their hearts, they can shine like stars! Our Mission Verse is, "That you may become blameless and pure, children of God...(who) shine like stars in the universe." Philippians 2:15

A star gets its light from within, and that light shines out for all to see. When kids recognize the light and power of God within, their lives can shine like stars too! Perfect for any size group, Starlight Rescue VBS includes a wealth of resources to make your event a success.

It is site-based with 6 exciting stations including Mission Control, Crater Crafts, Galaxy Games, Solar Snack Shack, Moon Ray Music Studio, and Starlight Theater.

Includes:

  • Director's Manual
  • CD-ROM with all Station Leader Manuals, graphics and printable materials
  • Interactive DVD containing all animation and music videos
  • Music CD featuring sing-along and performance versions of VBS songs
  • Pre-school Audio CD with 5 Pre-school VBS songs, 6 Performance Tracks (music only) and 5 Puppet Show Stories
  • 12 Little Star characters
  • Large inflatable guitar
  • Echo microphone
  • 1 Starlight Rescue Leader T-shirt (Adult Large)
  • Wristbands
  • 2 Full color posters

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Hero Training Camp VBS from National Center for Biblical Parenting

Hero Training Camp VBSHero Training Camp uses the life of David and the biblical concept of the conscience to teach children to be internally motivated in four areas: Do what's right, deal with wrongs, be honest, and care about others. This action-packed, activity-based VBS program uses a station approach to teach kids that God has provided them with the standard equipment to be heroes in training now.

Includes:

  • VBS Director's Manual
  • Detailed lesson plans for easy use
  • Station Manager summary sheets for each day, for all six stations
  • Squad Leader summary sheets for each day
  • Reproducible parent letters
  • Biblical and theological overview chart
  • Bible adventure stories from the life of David to teach about the conscience
  • Hero Field Guide for each child to work on daily and then take home
  • Preschool Coordinator's Manual with specific instructions for younger children
  • Volunteer Training Meeting Lesson Plan
  • Pastor Informational Video • Volunteer Instructional Video
  • Music CD containing the Hero Song and the Conscience Song
  • Promotional samples for Prayer Support Cards, preprinted fliers, and posters
  • Resource CD with art and reproducible materials
  • Hero Training Camp VBS event poster
  • Vision letter for the church
  • Press Release for the community
  • Director's Planning worksheet beginning three months out
  • Follow up letter
  • Rice Bowl Mission Project information
  • Volunteer and participant evaluation forms

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Hero Training Camp Family VBS Plus Kit from National Center for Biblical Parenting

Hero Training Camp Family VBSDo VBS differently this year. Train the parents too! Parents and children start and end the evening interacting together and then separate during the teaching time. Children go to Hero Training Camp while parents watch the interactive video training program by Dr. Scott Turansky and Joanne Miller, RN, BSN.

All family members learn about the biblical concept of the conscience to help children be internally motivated in four areas: Do what's right, deal with wrongs, be honest, and care about others. Plus you can offer the three optional Family Night Events over the next three months to continue family development.

Includes:

  • Family VBS Leader's Guide
  • Resource CD with art and reproducible materials
  • Vision letter for the church
  • Pastor Informational Video
  • Volunteer Instructional Video
  • Reproducible parent letters
  • Promotional samples for Prayer Support Cards, preprinted fliers, and posters
  • Press Release for the community
  • Volunteer and participant evaluation forms
  • Follow up letter
  • Family Night Invitation Letters
  • One-minute congregational video promo
  • Hero Training Camp Family VBS event poster
  • Family Components
  • Children's Components
  • Family Night Events

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Camp! VBS from Puppets Inc.

Camp! VBSCAMP! is a VBS curriculum kit set in a wilderness camp that is host to a variety of entertaining characters! Each day your campers will start off in the "Camp Moosefeather Falls Meeting Hall" for the general assembly of cabins.

There they will sing original camp songs, get the day's instruction, and more than likely enjoy a laugh out loud funny meeting between the camp mascot, Kodiak T. Bear and the Camp Director.

CAMP! comes with everything you need on 6 CD's. Print off as many leader manuals, scripts, recipes and games as you need. A soundtrack CD is also included to make it easy to cue up the sing-alongs and background music.

Themes:

  • Day One: God is Real! (Psalm 95:3)
  • Day Two: God is Strong! (Acts 17:24)
  • Day Three: God Made You! (Psalm 119:73)
  • Day Four: You Are Special! (Luke 12:7)
  • Day Five: God Loves You! (Romans 8:39)

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Camp! 2 VBS from Puppets Inc.

Camp! 2 VBSAt Camp Aladaiki, campers are treated with a series of messages over the course of five days that emphasize important lessons that will matter for the rest of their lives.

This product kit includes the Camp! 2 VBS Curriculum which contains 6 CD's filled with scripts and manuals, plus 2 Audio CD's packed with nearly two hours of puppet programs and sing-alongs.

This VBS kit is highly customizable. You can make it as simple or elaborate as you'd like. If you don't like the game, or craft, or lesson… choose another! It has choices galore and helpful notes for Biblical application to all your choices.

Themes:

  • Day One: When Good Things are Happening
  • Day Two: When Bad Things Happen
  • Day Three: When I Am Afraid
  • Day Four: When I Need Help
  • Day Five: When Nothing Is Happening

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Shapin' Up Fitness Camp from KidzBlitz

Shapin' Up Fitness CampFitness Camp is a five-lesson, Bible-based nutrition and fitness program teaching kids to live a healthy lifestyle the way God intended. Fitness Camp addresses one of the biggest challenges facing kids today – their health. Shapin' Up is centered on I Corinthians 10:31, Whatever you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.

Daily Schedule:

  • Jumpstart – opening activities
  • Launch – icebreaker
  • Fitness Challenge – exercise class with included DVDs
  • Health Challenge – Bible and health discussion
  • Fuel – lunch (optional)
  • Target Zone – field trips (optional)
  • Replenish – snack (optional)
  • Finish Line – parent pick up

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10/40 Expedition: Quest for the Lost Window VBS from Advancing Native Missions

Quest for the Lost Window VBSJoin us on the adventure of a lifetime with this missions-minded curriculum designed to educate children here in the USA about God's heart for the nations! Initially designed as a five-day VBS, this curriculum can be adapted for Sunday Schools, home schools, Backyard Bible Clubs, Missions week, and much more. Kids will join self-proclaimed world famous explorer, Addison Venture, as they travel the world through five expedition sites where they will meet indigenous missionaries, create native crafts, play regional games, eat cultural foods, experience Bible stories, learn eight original songs, and most importantly, hear how Jesus saves.

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Amazing Race Camp from Henry Zonio

Amazing Race CampA veteran of children's ministry takes the work out of putting together your camp theme. Now you can benefit from Henry Zonio's creative skill with this curriculum.

Compiling lessons, games and activities, the Amazing Race Camp Curriculum offers you everything you need for a fantastic summer camp program.

Themes:

  • Ready for the Race
  • Affirmation/encouragement for the race
  • Catch the prize
  • Everyone needs to know about the race

Includes:

  • Curriculum Notebook
  • Camper Devotional
  • Counselor Manual
  • Supporting elements

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Faith Factor Camp from Henry Zonio

Faith Factor CampThis curriculum from Kidology contributor Henry Zonio highlights a camp theme called Faith Factor.

The teaching emphasizes four main points:

  1. Faith in Jesus is the only way into heaven
  2. God always keeps his promises
  3. God's plan always works even when it doesn't make sense
  4. God always takes care of me

Packed complete with materials for an overall camp experience:

  • Curriculum Notebook
  • Camper Devotional
  • Counselor Manual
  • Supporting elements

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