VBS 20156

The entire month of January I will focus on Vacation Bible School for 2016, with reviews of VBS kits and my side-by-side comparison chart! I am happy about the way 2016 VBS is shaping up - strong, solid Bible teaching, a few new and unique settings, and excellent musicadd to the fun!

In addition to reviewing the 2016 VBS resources I will also post about additional ways to use your VBS kits all year long - Summer Sundays, Summer Fun Days, Mission Trips, Backyard Bible Clubs and Mid-Week Children's Ministries - as well as how to recruit volunteerspromote your VBSrecruit volunteerstrain your volunteersrecruit volunteerssupport and appreciate your volunteers

What Would Your "Ideal" VBS Look Like? oh, did I mention, recruit volunteers! VBS Recruiting - "Joy"!VBS Recruiting - "Creativity"!VBS Recruiting - "Perspective"VBS Recruiting - Look Through the "View Finder"! and plan a follow-up for your VBS which truly follows upVBS 2015 - The Dollars and Cents of VBS - Part One and The Dollars and Cents of VBS Part 2

Please join in the VBS conversation . . . I look forward to hearing what you think about the 2016 VBS options! Feel free to check my post on how I determined which VBS I selected for Top VBS 2016 and my side-by-side VBS comparison chart!

Be sure to check out my articles on VBS; How will I determine my Top Pick?

Tell Me . . .Why Are We Having VBS?VBS . . . Or Not?What are the Essential Ingredients in a VBS?So . . . Now You Have a Goal for Your VBS; What is the Next Essential Ingredient? Why Complete Director's Materials Matter, Sticky VBS Bible Lessons . . . What Makes a Lesson "Stick"?Music, crafts and an opportunity to see VBS materials and So . . . What Is "Fluff" in VBS Curriculum . . . and What Is NOT?

VBS 2015 Top Ten Countdown -
2015 VBS Side-by-Side Comparison Chart -
For more VBS information, take a moment to check Tony Kummer's excellent blog, Ministry to Children. He has a wealth of helpful information to aid you in finding the best VBS "fit" for your ministry! One of the wonderful things about the internet is the way it allows us to find resources and information to help us be as effective as possible in ministering to children. 
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