Two Day VBS Programs

Weekend and Two-Day Vacation Bible School Programs ideal for smaller size churches.

2019 Weekend VBS: Yee Haw

  1. Yee Haw Starter Kit - Group Weekend VBS 2019
    Yee Haw Starter Kit - Group Weekend VBS 2019
    Group Publishing / 2019 / Other
    $74.69 Retail: $82.99 Save 10% ($8.30)
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    Stock No: WW310125

Saddle up for a trailblazing weekend of fun! Kids'll kick up their heels at Yee-Haw VBS as they stampede through the wild frontier and celebrate the greatest truth of all - God is good!

Theme Verse: For this is how God loved the world: He gave his one and only son, so that everyone who believes in him will not perish but have eternal life. (John 3:16) (NLT)

Session 1 Bible Story: God sends Jesus to earth. (Luke 2:1-20)
Session 2 Bible Story: Jesus dies and comes back to life. (John 16-21)

Group's Weekend VBS is just two 2.5 hour sessions, plus a 20 minute celebration on Sunday, so it's easy for your volunteers and your families. It's perfect for churches that are small, haven't done VBS, are considering skipping VBS, or even those that just can?t get enough VBS!

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2018 Weekend VBS: Polar Blast

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Kids chill with new friends and warm up to Jesus - the coolest friend of all at Polar Balst Weekend VBS! Sled into an ice way to spend the ultimate summer weekend learning:

Theme Verse: I trust in your unfailing love. (Psalm 13:5)

Session 1 Bible Story: Jesus welcomes the children. (Luke 18:15-17)
Session 2 Bible Story: Jesus welcomes a criminal before dying and coming back to life. (Luke 23:26?24:12)

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Condense a 4 Day VBS into 2 Days

  1. Buck Denver Asks What's in the Bible? VBS 2015 Kit
    Buck Denver Asks What's in the Bible? VBS 2015 Kit
    Jellyfish One / Other
    $149.99 Retail: $169.99 Save 12% ($20.00)
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    Availability: In Stock
    Stock No: WW003710
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Phil Vischer's VBS is scheduled for 4 sessions of only 1.5 hours each, plus an options 5th day of service. This 4-day format can easily be condensed into a weekend format including Friday night and Saturday.

More Ideas for Economical VBS

If you want to host a full 5-day Vacation Bible School and are working with limited financial and personnel resources, consider these themes below. They require little decorating, or none at all, and make use of common craft supplies without sacrificing essential biblical teaching.

  1. Fixer-Upper: Wait 'Til You See What God Can Do! (Complete Curriculum Kit)
    Fixer-Upper: Wait 'Til You See What God Can Do! (Complete Curriculum Kit)
    Pioneer Clubs / 2017 / Other, N/A
    $159.99 Retail: $179.99 Save 11% ($20.00)
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  2. One Way Café Curriculum Binder
    One Way Café Curriculum Binder
    Pioneer Clubs
    Pioneer Clubs / 2016 / Other
    $159.99 Retail: $179.99 Save 11% ($20.00)
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  3. The Wacky World of Water VBS: Dive into God's Word! Curriculum
  4. Willie's Redneck Rodeo--VBS Director's Guide
    Willie's Redneck Rodeo--VBS Director's Guide
    Korie Robertson, Chrys Howard
    Zondervan / 2014 / Trade Paperback
    $8.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 40% ($6.00)

Creative Options

These flexible curricula can be adapted to a short VBS format by a creative VBS director. You'll have biblical content as a starting point to meet the needs of and minister to children in your community.

  1. The Best VBS Workbook Ever!
    The Best VBS Workbook Ever!
    Lisa Brown
    Church Publishing Inc. / 2017 / Trade Paperback
    $18.49 Retail: $29.95 Save 38% ($11.46)
  2. Arts Camp: A Creative, Customizable Alternative to Vacation Bible School and Beyond
    Arts Camp: A Creative, Customizable Alternative to Vacation Bible School and Beyond
    Christina Clark
    Morehouse Publishing / 2015 / Trade Paperback
    $23.99 Retail: $29.95 Save 20% ($5.96)
  3. VBS Companion DVD, Volume 1
    VBS Companion DVD, Volume 1
    Seeds Family Worship / 2016 / DVD
    $33.99 Retail: $49.97 Save 32% ($15.98)
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  4. Just Add Children: Joseph, A Picture of Jesus
    Just Add Children: Joseph, A Picture of Jesus
    Colin D. Jones
    Day One Publications / 2013 / Trade Paperback
    $30.99 Retail: $70.00 Save 56% ($39.01)
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