Group VBS Kits

  1. Babylon: Tribe Time Teaching Kit
    Babylon: Tribe Time Teaching Kit
    Group Publishing / 2018 / Other
    $16.19 Retail: $17.99 Save 10% ($1.80)
  2. Shipwrecked Ultimate Starter Kit Bilingual Edition - Group Easy VBS 2018
    Shipwrecked Ultimate Starter Kit Bilingual Edition - Group Easy VBS 2018
    Group Publishing / 2018 / Other
    $202.49 Retail: $224.99 Save 10% ($22.50)
  3. Polar Blast Starter Kit - Group Weekend VBS 2018
    Polar Blast Starter Kit - Group Weekend VBS 2018
    Group Publishing / 2018 / Other
    $67.49 Retail: $74.99 Save 10% ($7.50)
  4. Babylon Ultimate Starter Kit - Group VBS 2018
    Babylon Ultimate Starter Kit - Group VBS 2018
    Group Publishing / 2017 / Other
    $137.69 Retail: $152.99 Save 10% ($15.30)
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2018 VBS Themes - Shipwrecked, The Easy VBS

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Anchor kids in the truth that Jesus carries them through every storm in life with Shipwrecked VBS! The Shipwrecked Ultimate Starter Kit is packed with everything you need to get started on a 5 day VBS experience where kids discover they are Rescued by Jesus.

Kids learn Jesus is always with them and he rescues ....
Day 1: When you're lonely Day 2: When you worry
Day 3: When you struggle
Day 4: When you do wrong
Day 5: When you're powerless

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Babylon - Holy Land Adventure

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Meet Daniel and hear his story! Torn away from his homeland and forced into service of a foreign king, he maintained his steadfast faith in God in a godless culture - and our kids today, can do so too!

Welcome to Babylon with Group Publishing's Holy Land Adventure VBS 2018. This five-day VBS meets Daniel and his friends where kids and families learn God is with you ...:

Day 1: When things change
Day 2: When you need help
Day 3: When you're afraid
Day 4: When you're lonely
Day 5: When you're thankful

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Polar Blast - Weekend VBS

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Kids chill with new friends and warm up to Jesus at Polar Blast Vacation Bible School! Sled into an ice way to spend the ultimate summer weekend learning Jesus' Love Is Cool!

This two-day VBS has just 2 sessions of 2.5 hours, plus a Sunday morning all-church celebration.

Theme Verse: I trust in your unfailing love. (Palsm 13:5) NLT
Bible Point: Jesus will always love you.
Day 1 Bible Story: Jesus welcomes the children. (Luke 18:15-17)
Day 2 Bible Story: Jesus welcomes a criminal before dying and coming back to life. (Luke 23:26-24:12)

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2017 VBS Themes

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Spark kids' creativity and transform your church into a place buzzing with excitement with Maker Fun Factory VBS! Your Maker Fun Factory Ultimate Starter Kit is packed with everything you need to get started on a 5 day VBS experience where kids discover they are created by God and are built for a purpose.

Kids learn they are Created by God and Made for a Purpose!
Day 1: God made you;
Day 2: God is for you;
Day 3: God is always with you;
Day 4: God will always love you;
Day 5: God made you for a reason.

  1. Maker Fun Factory VBS 2017 Ultimate Starter Kit
    Maker Fun Factory VBS 2017 Ultimate Starter Kit
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Other
    $161.99 Retail: $179.99 Save 10% ($18.00)
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  2. Maker Fun Factory VBS 2017 Ultimate Starter Set Plus Digital
    Maker Fun Factory VBS 2017 Ultimate Starter Set Plus Digital
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Other
    $197.99 Retail: $219.99 Save 10% ($22.00)
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  3. Maker Fun Factory VBS: Sound Wave: Sing & Play Music CD
    Maker Fun Factory VBS: Sound Wave: Sing & Play Music CD
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Compact disc
    $6.29 Retail: $6.99 Save 10% ($0.70)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
  4. G.U.T.S.Y. Bears, 10 pack
    G.U.T.S.Y. Bears, 10 pack
    Group Publishing / 2017 / Other
    $9.99
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Rome - Holy Land Adventure

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Visit a crowded Roman marketplace, meet with the Apostle Paul, and tiptoe past Roman guards to meet first century Christians hiding in a cave! You're in Rome with Group Publishing's Holy Land Adventure VBS 2017. This five-day VBS encounters Paul and the Underground Church where kids and families experience first century Rome and learn:

Day 1: God's love is a gift;
Day 2: God's love changes us;
Day 3: God's love is always with us;
Day 4: God's love saves us;
Day 5: God's love is worth sharing.

  1. Roman Soldier Helmet
    Roman Soldier Helmet
    Group Publishing / 2009 / Other
    $9.99
  2. Rome Ultimate Starter Kit Plus Digital Access Pack
    Rome Ultimate Starter Kit Plus Digital Access Pack
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Other
    $138.99 Retail: $179.99 Save 23% ($41.00)
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  3. Rome VBS 2017: Follow-up Foto Frames (pack of 10)
    Rome VBS 2017: Follow-up Foto Frames (pack of 10)
    Group Publishing / 2017 / Other
    $10.49 Retail: $11.99 Save 13% ($1.50)
  4. Rome VBS 2017: Make Youself at Home in Rome! DVD
    Rome VBS 2017: Make Youself at Home in Rome! DVD
    Group Publishing / 2016 / DVD
    $12.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 13% ($2.00)
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Passport to Peru

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Passport to Peru Ultimate Starter Kit - the Cross Culture VBS 2017 from Group Publishing. Hike cloud-shrouded ruins of Machu Picchu. Savor exotic flavors of the Amazon. Hear what daily life is like from kids in Peru. Immerse kids in this vibrant culture where they discover God's good gifts for us all.

This new 5 day VBS teaches kids: Day 1: God gives us comfort;
Day 2: God gives us patience;
Day 3: God gives us peace;
Day 4: God gives us love;
Day 5: God gives us joy.

  1. Passport to Peru Ultimate Starter Kit
    Passport to Peru Ultimate Starter Kit
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Other
    $139.49 Retail: $154.99 Save 10% ($15.50)
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  2. Passport to Peru Ultimate Starter Kit Plus Digital
    Passport to Peru Ultimate Starter Kit Plus Digital
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Other
    $170.99 Retail: $189.99 Save 10% ($19.00)
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  3. Passport to Peru VBS: Celebration Music CD
    Passport to Peru VBS: Celebration Music CD
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Compact disc
    $6.29 Retail: $6.99 Save 10% ($0.70)
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  4. Passport to Peru VBS: Fiesta Table Runner (11 inches x 6 feet)
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Camp Out Weekend VBS

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Camp Out: Getting S'more of Jesus Group's 2017 Weekend VBS. Kids trek through an outdoor adventure and learn Jesus is the light of the world. You won't need bug spray on this two-day VBS as kids learn:

Theme Verse: Jesus said, "I am the light of the world." (John 8:12)
Session 1 Bible Story: Jesus' life showed God's love. (John 1: 3-9; Luke 17:11-19; John 13:1-17)
Session 2 Bible Story: Jesus dies and comes back to life. (Luke 23:1-24:12)

  1. Camp Out Music CD
    Camp Out Music CD
    Group Publishing / 2017 / Compact disc
    $4.49 Retail: $4.99 Save 10% ($0.50)
  2. Camp Out Staff T-Shirt, X-Large (46 - 48)
    Camp Out Staff T-Shirt, X-Large (46 - 48)
    Group Publishing / 2017 / Other
    $9.99
  3. Camp Out Theme T-Shirt, Child Small (6-8)
    Camp Out Theme T-Shirt, Child Small (6-8)
    Group Publishing / 2017 / Other
    $5.49
  4. Camp Out Staff T-Shirt, 2X-Large (50 - 52)
    Camp Out Staff T-Shirt, 2X-Large (50 - 52)
    Group Publishing / 2017 / Other
    $12.99
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2016 VBS Themes

Cave Quest

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Go spelunking through dark caves with Jesus as your light at Cave Quest VBS! Kids learn Jesus is the one who lights our way and gives us hope for each new day. His love illuminates when the path is dark. Cave Quest VBS encourages kids to follow Jesus where ever he will lead them!

  1. Jesus Gives Us Hope (Ps. 71:5) - The prophets foretell Jesus' birth (Jn. 1:1-18; Is 9:2)
  2. Jesus Gives Us Courage (Mt. 14:27) - Jesus & Peter walk on water. (Mt. 14:22-36)
  3. Jesus Gives Us Direction (Pr. 3:6) - Jesus sheds light on how to live. (Mt. 5-7)
  4. Jesus Gives Us Love (1 Jn. 3:16) - Jesus dies and comes back to life. (Lk. 23:1-24:12)
  5. Jesus Gives Us His Power (2 Cor. 4:7) - Jesus ascends and empowers his followers. (Acts 1:1-11)
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Expedition Norway

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Expand kids' horizons and connect them with the global church with this four day VBS (plus an optional Day 5 celebration). At Expedition Norway VBS, real kids in Norway share their culture and faith with the help of KidVid Cinema, the CrossTrek Student Magazine, and a free interactive app.

  1. When life changes, God is good. (Ps. 46:10) - Daniel is taken to Babylon (Daniel 1)
  2. When life is scarey, God is good. (Is. 41:10) - Daniel faces a den of lions (Daniel 6)
  3. When life sad, God is good. (Ps. 46:1) - Jesus dies and comes back to life (Jn. 18-20)
  4. When life is good, God is goo. (1 Chron. 16:34) - Jesus makes a beachside breakfast for his friends (Jn. 21:1-25)
  1. Expedition Norway VBS 2016: CrossTrek Student Magazine
    Expedition Norway VBS 2016: CrossTrek Student Magazine
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Trade Paperback
    $2.42 Retail: $2.69 Save 10% ($0.27)
  2. Expedition Norway VBS 2016: Follow-Up foto Frames, pack of 10
    Expedition Norway VBS 2016: Follow-Up foto Frames, pack of 10
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Other
    $8.99 Retail: $9.99 Save 10% ($1.00)
  3. Expedition Norway VBS 2016: Staff T-shirt, XXX-Large (54-56)
    Expedition Norway VBS 2016: Staff T-shirt, XXX-Large (54-56)
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Other
    $10.59
  4. Barn Door Decorative Props
    Barn Door Decorative Props
    Group Publishing / 2013 / Other
    $12.99
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Egypt

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Transport kids to ancient Egypt where they meet Bible heroes, visit the Egyptian marketplace, learn hieroglyphics and more! On this five-day journey, kids learn God gives us hope, special abilities, wisdom, forgiveness, and a family.

  1. God gives us hope - Joseph interprets dreams in prison. (Genesis 40:1-23)
  2. God gives us special abilities - Pharaoh puts Joseph in charge. (Genesis 41:1-40)
  3. God gives us wisdom - Joseph leads Egypt through famine. (Genesis 41:41-42:5)
  4. God gives us forgiveness - Joseph forgives his brothers. (Genesis 42:6-45:15)
  5. God gives us a family - Joseph settles his family in Egypt. (Genesis 45:16-74:27)

Available Resources

  1. Egypt VBS 2016: Participant Bags, pack of 10
    Egypt VBS 2016: Participant Bags, pack of 10
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Other
    $7.99 Retail: $9.99 Save 20% ($2.00)
  2. Downloadable Joseph's Journey Leader Manual - PDF Download [Download]DOWNLOAD
    Downloadable Joseph's Journey Leader Manual - PDF Download [Download]
    Group Publishing / 2016 / PDF Download
    $8.99
  3. Egypt VBS 2016: Snake Armband
    Egypt VBS 2016: Snake Armband
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Other
    $9.99
  4. Egypt VBS 2016: Family Banduras Per-Bastet, Pack of 12
    Egypt VBS 2016: Family Banduras Per-Bastet, Pack of 12
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Other
    $14.49 Retail: $17.99 Save 19% ($3.50)
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Pets Unleashed (2016)

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Pets Unleashed: Where Jesus Cares "Fur" You Group's 2016 Weekend VBS. Kids will think this VBS is 'the cat's meow' because they are crazy about critters with feathers, whiskers, tails or scales! This two day weekend VBS introduces kids to Jesus, God's Son who lovingly cares for us.

Theme: Jesus cares for us.
Key Verse: Give all your worries and cares to God, for he cares about you. (1 Peter 5:7)
Day 1 Bible Story: Jesus sheds light on how to live. (Matthew 5-7)
Day 2 Bible Story: Jesus dies and comes back to life. (Luke 23:1-24:12)
Bible Translation: New Living Translation (NLT)
Ages: Preschool - Grade 6 in multi-age groups; preschoolers have a separate curriculum.

Available Resources

  1. Pets Unleashed VBS: Come Home Family Devotional Booklet, pack of 10
    Pets Unleashed VBS: Come Home Family Devotional Booklet, pack of 10
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Trade Paperback
    $12.99 Retail: $17.99 Save 28% ($5.00)
  2. Pets Unleashed Adult Theme T-shirt, XX-Large
    Pets Unleashed Adult Theme T-shirt, XX-Large
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Other
    $10.29
  3. Creature Caller
    Creature Caller
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Other
    $7.99
  4. Pets Unleashed VBS: Bible Adventures Leader Manual
    Pets Unleashed VBS: Bible Adventures Leader Manual
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Trade Paperback
    $8.99 Retail: $9.99 Save 10% ($1.00)
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