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- Getting Started
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- Recognition and Outreach
- Student Resources
Vacation Bible School (VBS) 2018 24/7 Jesus Makes a Way Decorating Mural
Low on budget, creativity, and/or volunteers? Or just need an extra 'something' to make your 24/7 set look epic? Abingdon VBS has the solution!
The 24/7 Decorating Mural is quick and easy to assemble and provides an instant WOW! With two tiles that hang side by side, it’s the ideal backdrop for Assembly Time, music areas, recreation areas, and so much more. You’ll be ready in minutes for the 24/7 VBS activities. 36" x 72" to tile 72" x 72".show lessISBN: 9781501861451Retail Price: $29.99Sale Price: $2.99
Vacation Bible School (VBS) 2018 24/7 Starter KitThe 24/7: Jesus Makes a Way Every Day Starter Kit has everything needed to get your VBS started! The lessons are based on stories Jesus told of how God provides every hour of every day so that we might have life and live it to the fullest! Children, youth, and adults will have fun discovering that abundant life is based on a strong faith foundation, sharing in community, seeking justice, persistent prayer, and the forgiveness and love of Jesus Christ.With 24/7 participants will:
- Hear that God's Word provides a firm foundation for everyday life!
- Experience God's abundant life through community sharing and fun!
- Be introduced to people who inspire abundant living!
- Come to believe that God's forgiveness is just what they need!
Students will understand the overall Scripture, "I came that they may have life, and have it abundantly." —John 10:10, NRSV
The 24/7! Starter Kit contains:
You will also find a sample of each of the exciting publicity materials:
- Worship DVD, including an introduction video, music videos, and movement instructionals and demonstrations
- Leader Books: Director's Manual; Preschool/Kindergarten, Younger & Older Elementary Bible Story Leaders; Arts & Crafts, Music & Movement, Heritage/Drama Leader, Recipe Guide, and Outreach/Follow-up Leader
- Student Book Samples: Preschool/Kindergarten (ages 3-5), Younger Elementary (Grades 1-3), Older Elementary (Grades 4-6), and Teen
- Reproducible Parent Empowerment Pages
- Music CD
- Sunday School Guide
ISBN: 9781501850622Retail Price: $84.99Sale Price: $8.79
- Activity Sticker Sheet
- Promo Poster
- Invitation Postcard
- Leader Certificate
- Student Certificate
- Iron-On Transfer
- Nametag holder
Vacation Bible School (VBS) 2019 To Mars and Beyond Super Starter Kit Plus Digital
One small step for your kids...one giant leap for God's Kingdom!
Blast off with the first VBS to land on Mars! Cokesbury's To Mars and Beyond will help kids discover the wonders of God's universe. They'll become Voyagers on a journey through space, exploring where God's power can take them. Beginning in your Assembly area-an outpost on Mars-they'll lift off to distant planets on special missions to collect power sources. Along the way, they'll learn how God walked with heroes of the Bible, and that God is always with them, too. Add to the adventure with out-of-this-world fun, learning, and timeless Bible stories that inspire kids to give glory to God, who is able to do far beyond all that we could ask or imagine!
The To Mars and Beyond Super Starter Kit has everything you need to help your kids explore where God's power can take them!
The theme verse (Vector Verse) is "Glory to God, who is able to do far beyond all that we could ask or imagine by his power at work within us." —Ephesians 3:20, CEB
The Super Starter Kit includes:
- Director Guide
- Leader Guides for Bible Storyteller, Preschool/Kindergarten, Craft, Music, Science, Assembly, Recreation, Decorating, and Reflection Time
- Sample copy of age-level student books for Preschool/Kindergarten, Younger Elementary, and Older Elementary
- Complete Music CD
- Samples of publicity and craft materials
- Mega Media Pak
- Access to FREE online registration for your church (CokesburyVBS.com)
- Offer for free download of Mission and Snack Leaders
Also includes the following Digital components:
- Digital Versions of Director Guide and these leader guides: Bible Storyteller, Preschool/Kindergarten, Craft, Music, Science, Assembly, Recreation, Decorating, Reflection Time, Mission, and Snack
- Audio Files of each song on the Complete Music CD
- All files from the Mega Media Pak including MP4 files of the music and adventure videos
- Downloadable Lyric Sheets with Guitar Chords
ISBN: 9781501876509Retail Price: $219.99Sale Price: $164.99
- Session 1 - Go Beyond with Faith! Daniel Trusts God in the Lions' Den (Daniel 6)
- Session 2 - Go Beyond with Boldness! Queen Esther Takes a Stand (Esther 4-9)
- Session 3 - Go Beyond with Kindness! The Good Samaritan Helps a Fellow Traveler (Luke 10:25-37)
- Session 4 - Go Beyond with Thankfulness! Jesus Heals 10 Lepers (Luke 17:11-19)
- Session 5 - Go Beyond with Hope! Jesus Comforts Friends on the Way to Emmaus (Matthew 24:13-35)
Adult Leader with Music CDAn essential teaching resource for adult leaders. Includes the embedded student book, leader meditations, Bible background, cultural/heritage background, suggestions for class discussions, suggested outreach projects, and a focus on contemporary culture. The CD contains newly recorded versions of traditional songs as well as contemporary songs for the whole community. show lessISBN: 9781501851797Retail Price: $19.99Sale Price: $1.99
Arts & Crafts LeaderThe Arts & Crafts Leader book allows leaders to instruct children in hands-on activities that will connect Bible lessons with contemporary themes. Activities utilize easy-to-find, inexpensive materials and craft kits. Leader book includes supply lists, easy-to-follow directions, helpful photographs and templates. 32 pages. show lessISBN: 9781501850677Retail Price: $7.99Sale Price: $0.99
A must-have for the VBS director!
Contains pages of information, inspiration, and instruction, including:
1. Articles for historical/cultural context
2. Meditations for spiritual context
3. Testimonies for experiential context
4. Step-by-step how-to-do-it logistics
5. Schedule suggestions
7. Design options
8. Resource and supply lists
9. Registration and evaluation forms
10. Information for including children with certain physical or learning challenges
11. Worship Scripts
12. Director's Overviews, which connect all session activitiesISBN: 9781501850639Retail Price: $14.99Sale Price: $1.79
Heritage/Drama/Games LeaderThe Heritage/Drama Leader helps connect Bible and cultural learning through story, games, skits, team-building and other fun activities. Includes leader meditations, Bible background, easy-to-follow directions, supply lists, age-level and intergenerational activities, and an intergenerational community project. 32 pages. show lessISBN: 9781501850684Retail Price: $7.99Sale Price: $0.99
Older Elementary Bible Leader (Grades 4-6)An essential teaching resource for leaders with students, grades 4-6. Includes leader meditations, Bible background, cultural/heritage background, age-level tips, supply lists, suggestions for classroom organization, easy-to-follow directions and Scripture excerpts from the CEB, NRSV, NIV, and NKJV. Interactive lesson plans will engage students. 32 pages. show lessISBN: 9781501850660Retail Price: $7.99Sale Price: $0.99
Preschool/Kindergarten Bible Leader (Ages 3-5)An essential teaching resource for leaders with students ages 3-5. Includes leader meditations, Bible background, age-level characteristics, lists of supplies, suggestions for classroom organization, easy-to-follow directions, and Scripture excerpts from the CEB, NRSV, NIV, and KJV. Interactive lesson plans include call and response, movement, and use of imagination. 32 pages. show lessISBN: 9781501850646Retail Price: $7.99Sale Price: $0.99
Recipe GuideContains recipes and menus that reflect biblical and/or heritage connections. Healthful snacks are also included. Contains background material, detailed instructions, lists for ingredients and other suggestions. 12 pages. show lessISBN: 9781501850721Retail Price: $2.99Sale Price: $0.49
Younger Elementary Bible Leader (Grades 1-3)An essential teaching resource for leaders with students, grades 1-3. Includes leader meditations, Bible background, cultural/heritage background, age-level characteristics, supply lists, suggestions for classroom organization, easy-to-follow directions, age-appropriate interactive lesson plans, and Scripture excerpts from the CEB, NRSV, NIV, and NKJV. 32 pages. show lessISBN: 9781501850653Retail Price: $7.99Sale Price: $0.99
On the 24/7 Music CD, contemporary hip-hop music and new versions of traditional songs bring generations together with new music from Christian hip-hop artist Ricky B. (Frederick Burchell), and new music and arrangements by Roderick Vester.
CD contains all Music, Accompaniment Tracks, and Learning Tracks.24/7 Song-List
1. Twenty Four Seven
2. Hold to God's Unchanging Hand
3. Take Time to be Holy
5. For Anything, For Everything
6. Just Like You
7. Are You Ready?
8. Be Still, God Will Fight Your Battle
9. I Got Shoes
10. A Sign of Love show lessISBN: 9781501850745Retail Price: $14.99Sale Price: $1.79
Vacation Bible School (VBS) 2018 Everyday Waymakers DVD
Everyday Waymakers: Inspired Lives, Inspired Life! is a great way to introduce kids and adults to the Waymaker Personalities that are featured in 24/7 VBS. This DVD includes seven short biographical segments (2-3 minutes each) complete with film footage, illustrations, and interesting facts about each person.
Waymakers include Carter G. Woodson, Constance Baker Motley, Clementa C. Pinckney, James Weldon Johnson, Madam C.J. Walker, Rudy & Juanita Rasmas, Katherine Johnson, Mary Jackson, and Dorothy Vaughan.show lessISBN: 9781501861482Retail Price: $24.99Sale Price: $2.79
Sunday School GuideThis 12-page reproducible book will help guide your congregation in using 24/7 for Sunday school classes, after-school programs, Sunday night programs, and more. It is designed to be used for five individual sessions. show lessISBN: 9781501850714Retail Price: $2.99Sale Price: $0.49
Outreach/Follow UpThis resource will help leaders plan children and youth activities for the rest of the year with an emphasis on flexible, hands-on, interactive projects. Includes project instructions, supply lists, community service options, outreach ideas, and intergenerational fun, all based on 24/7 themes. 16 pages. show lessISBN: 9781501850738Retail Price: $7.99Sale Price: $0.99
Dominoes (Pkg of 12)Create instant fun with the classic game of Dominoes! These can be used for crafts and for various activities for 24/7 VBS. Each 12-piece set includes 1 1/8" plastic dominoes in a colorful 4" vinyl case. show lessISBN: 9781501861468Retail Price: $9.99Sale Price: $0.99
Older Elementary Student Handbook (Grades 4-6) (Pkg of 6)Students in grades 4-6 will enjoy the activities in this illustrated Bible activity handbook. With puzzles and fun exercises, it will increase their exposure to biblical and contemporary themes that use the memory verses. Includes Bible memory verses, hands-on activities, and much more! Use along with leader book. show lessISBN: 9781501851766Retail Price: $16.99Sale Price: $1.79
Preschool/Kindergarten Student Handbook (Ages 3-5) (Pkg of 6)For children, ages 3-5, these fun, illustrated Bible activity handbooks increase exposure to biblical and contemporary themes. Includes Bible memory verses, Super Sayings, Super-Possibility People, hands-on activities, and much more! Use along with leader book. show lessISBN: 9781501851742Retail Price: $16.99Sale Price: $1.79
Teen Student HandbookColorful student handbook with five lessons for grades 7-12. Includes Scripture, Bible lessons, discussion questions, illustrations, photographs, song lyrics, focus on current culture, interactive exercises, writing activities, ice-breakers, and more. show lessISBN: 9781501851780Retail Price: $4.99Sale Price: $0.79
Younger Elementary Student Handbook (Grades 1-3) (Pkg of 6)These fun, illustrated Bible activity handbooks increase exposure to biblical and contemporary themes. Includes Bible memory verses, Super Sayings, Super-Possibility People, hands-on activities, and much more! Use along with leader book. For children in grades 1-3. show lessISBN: 9781501851759Retail Price: $16.99Sale Price: $1.79