Hear ye, hear ye, prepare for an amazing Medieval adventure that will take you Over The Moat and into the castle! This special announcement hails directly from the palace - take the Drawbridge to the King! Inside the castle children learn to praise to God our King in good times and hard times. Everyone learns from the life of David, that God is our refuge, strength and shield, and fortress.
This 5-day Evangelistic VBS™ is a gospel-centered program that weaves the salvation message into each lesson and is endorsed by the Child Evangelism Fellowship®, the largest evangelism outreach ministry to children.
Over the Moat Overview Video
Over the Moat Daily Bible Points
Students will experience medieval life, complete with a castle, knights, and royalty. Through the lessons, they’ll see God’s sovereignty, love, and faithfulness demonstrated in the life of David, and will learn to praise the King of the universe.
- CHOSEN: Samuel Anoints David (1 Samuel 16:1–13)
- EMPOWERED: David Fights Goliath (1 Samuel 17:1–51)
- PROTECTED: Jonathan Warns David (1 Samuel 18:1–14; 20; 23:14–18)
- CROWNED: David Honors God (2 Samuel 4:4; 9:1–7)
- PROMISED: God Keeps His Word (2 Chronicles 6:1—14)
Theme Verse: Sing praises to God, sing praises: sing praises unto our King, sing praises. For God is the King of all the earth: sing ye praises with understanding. (Psalm 47:6-7 )
Bible Translation: Available in either KJV or NKJV
Music: 10 songs
Ages: Preschool to Adult (2 year olds - adults)
Missions: Operation Classroom
Equipping church plants in the US to teach kids about salvation in Jesus.