Vacation Bible School
Walk-ins are welcome, BUT . . . you can help us plan – register early!
COMPLETE ONE FORM FOR EACH CHILD AND RETURN BY SUNDAY, MAY 28
IMPORTANT THINGS TO REMEMBER
DROP-OFF: Children should be dropped off no earlier than 8:50 each morning. All children will report directly to their classrooms, which are located on the top floor of the education building. Children must be taken to the classroom by a parent or designated adult.
PICK-UP: All children must be picked up from their classroom by a designated adult.
NO COST! There is no cost to attend. Messiah Lutheran Church offers Vacation Bible School as an outreach ministry to the community.
OFFERINGS: A free will offering will be taken each day. Children are encouraged to give as they are able. Offerings this year will be used to help fund our BYG group’s project to assemble School Kits for Lutheran World Relief. More information will be sent home during the week about this project.
T-SHIRTS NEEDED FOR TUESDAY: During Crafts on Tuesday, the children will be using fabric markers to decorate a T-shirt which will then be worn during the closing program on Friday. Each child is asked to bring a new or gently used, clean WHITE or light-colored T-shirt on Tuesday.
ADDITIONAL REGISTRATION FORMS are available from the church office or you can print one here!
Vacation Bible School at a Glance
Following is a synopsis of the lessons the children will explore this week. For those who would like an extra devotional to do at home next week, take a walk in the Kingdom with us!
Key Bible Passage for the Week: Thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. 1 Corinthians 15:57
DAY 1: Shout! God is mighty! The victory is won!
Bible Verse of the Day: 1 Corinthians 15:57 – “Thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.”
Bible Story: Joshua 6:1-20 – God’s Might Tumbles Jericho’s Walls
DAY 2: Fear not! The victory is won!
Bible Verse of the Day: Psalm 46:1 – “God is our refuge, and strength, a very present help in trouble.”
Bible Story: 2 Kings 18-19 – God Delivers King Hezekiah’s Kingdom
DAY 3: God’s Word is true and powerful! The victory is won!
Bible Verse of the Day: Proverbs 30:5 – “Every word of God proves true; He is a shield to those who take refuge in Him.”
Bible Story: 2 Kings 22:1-23:30 – God’s Word Reforms King Josiah
DAY 4: Jesus comes to save! The victory is won!
Bible Verse of the Day: Zechariah 9:9 – “Behold, your king is coming to you; righteous and having salvation is He.”
Bible Story: Luke 19:28-40 – King Jesus Enters Jerusalem
DAY 5: Jesus is our Savior King! The victory is won!
Bible Verse of the Day: Revelation 4:8 – “Holy, holy, holy, is the Lord God Almighty, who was and is and is to come!”
Bible Story: Luke 23:1-24:12 – Jesus Wins the Victory
Key Theme for the Week: In Jesus, the victory is won!