Totally Catholic VBS Starter Kit

Kickstart Unimaginable Fun With the Totally Catholic Starter Kit!

Now you have more options to make your 2017 Totally Catholic VBS easier than ever! Choose from the Totally Catholic Ultimate Starter Kit or electrify your VBS with the Totally Catholic Ultimate Starter Kit Plus Digital edition!

Starter Kit Options

Both options include the Ultimate Director Go-To-Guide and Leader Manuals that provide step-by-step instructions. Plus, you’ll get student resource samples, volunteer resources, a Maker Fun Factory catalog packed with program products, and essential media tools.

Starter Kit

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Only $179.99

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+Digital Starter Kit

VBS Ultimate Starter Kit Digital Edition
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Only $219.99

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Your Ultimate Starter Kit Includes:

The Ultimate Director Go-To Guide contains everything you need to plan a successful program, recruit and train volunteers, publicize your program, and follow up with families after the big event.

Leader Manuals provide easy instructions for specific roles at your Maker Fun Factory VBS. Each manual includes an overview of each day’s Bible content, historical backgrounds, step-by-step directions for each activity, and guided discussion questions.

Helpful DVDs and CDs feature training resources, clip art, and marketing tools that make it easy to inspire and educate your church body. The Decorating Places DVD gives you detailed instructions to create your Maker Fun Factory setting—and the Sound Wave Sing & Play DVD will have your kids in celebration mode all week long.

Student Resources, including Bible Memory Buddies, Student Take-Home, and Imagination Station samples, will keep kids talking about Maker Fun Factory throughout their VBS experience and long after they leave your church event.


Overview

Spark Imagination With Faith-Building Fun!

Imagine a world where curious kids become hands-on inventors who discover they’re lovingly crafted by God. Spark creativity with interactive decorations and experiences. Maker Fun Factory transforms your parish into a place buzzing with excitement!

VBS Crew Leader

Easy for leaders

Each leader preps only 20 minutes of daily material!

Girl at Maker Fun Factory VBS

Easy to remember

Interactive decorations create hands-on fun!

Friends at VBS

Easy for making friends

A single Bible Point is reinforced daily at every station!


How It Works

A Typical Day at Maker Fun Factory Totally Catholic VBS

Each day at Maker Fun Factory Totally Catholic VBS, kids travel through field-tested rotations that reinforce relevant Bible Points and immerse kids in new adventures.

Verticle Rotation Chart

Learn more about each station

Sound Wave Sing and Play

Gear up for the day’s adventure by singing fun songs and meeting “inventor” Ian!

Sound Wave Sing and Play

Bible Discovery

Experience each Bible story with all five senses.

Bible Discovery

Imagination Station

Create surprising and authentic faith discoveries with Sciency-Fun Gizmos.

Imagination Station

Game Makers

Play high-energy games like Right Recipe Relay or Wacky Water Way!

Game Makers

Snack Factory

All the Crews come together to eat snacks that connect with that day’s key Bible verse.

Snack Factory

KidVid Cinema

Watch films about real kids living out their faith in really cool ways.

KidVidTM Cinema

Funshop Finale

Wrap up with music, drama, science experiments, and more!

Funshop Finale

Maker Fun Factory VBS Rocket Sketch
Maker Fun Factory VBS Robot Sketch

Bible Content

Experiencing God’s Word

At Maker Fun Factory, one memorable Bible Point is reinforced throughout each station, each day—making it easy to apply long after VBS is over. Featuring Bible Memory Buddies that are makers, too!

1

Bible Point:

God made you.

Key Bible Verse:

“I praise you because I am … wonderfully made.” (Psalm 139:14)

Bible Story:

God lovingly creates people. (Psalm 139; Genesis 1:26-2:4)

Decker the Decorator Crab Bible Memory Buddy
2

Bible Point:

God is for you.

Key Bible Verse:

“If God is for us, who is against us?” (Romans 8:31)

Bible Story:

Rahab believes in God’s mighty power. (Joshua 1-2)

Tina the Ant Bible Memory Buddy
3

Bible Point:

God is always with you.

Key Bible Verse:

“The Lord your God is with you wherever you go.” (Joshua 1:9)

Bible Story:

God is with Gideon. (Judges 6:11–7:25)

Bubba the Humpback Whale Bible Memory Buddy
4

Bible Point:

God will always love you.

Key Bible Verse:

“Your steadfast love is established forever.” (Psalm 89:2)

Bible Story:

Jesus dies and comes back to life. (Luke 22:66–24:12)

Skyler the Bowerbird Bible Memory Buddy
5

Bible Point:

God made you for a reason.

Key Bible Verse:

“ 'For surely I know the plan I have for you,’ says the Lord.” (Jeremiah 29:11)

Bible Story:

Abigail brings peace. (1 Samuel 25)

Abbee the Bee Bible Memory Buddy

Decorating

Transform Your Parish…

Transform your church into an interactive workshop without breaking the bank! Maker Fun Factory Totally Catholic VBS 2017 is full of bright, vibrant colors, dynamic decorations, and gadgets and gizmos aplenty.

Music

Memorable Music Echoes Our Faith

One of the best parts of Maker Fun Factory Totally Catholic VBS—fun faith-filled songs your kids (and families) will want to sing again and again!

Made for This (Theme Song)

The Maker

Love Come Down

He’s Got the Whole World...

God Is For Me

Get a Little Crazy

I Have a Maker

Drops in the Ocean

Oh Happy Day

You Forgive Me