The Ultimate Director Go-To-Guide and Leader Manuals provide step-by-step instructions. Plus, you’ll get student resource samples, volunteer resources, a Roar catalog packed with program products, and essential media tools.
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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.
Station Leader Manuals provide easy instructions for specific roles at your Roar Totally Catholic 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 Roar setting—and the Sing & Play DVD will have your kids in celebration mode all week long.
Student Resources, including ALL-NEW Bible Memory Buddies, Student Take-Home Pages and Imagination Station samples, will keep kids talking about Roar Totally Catholic VBS throughout their VBS experience and long after they leave your event.
Make your VBS the mane event! This epic African adventure engages the whole herd. At Roar, kids explore God’s goodness and celebrate a ferocious faith that powers them through this wild life.
Each leader preps only 20 minutes of daily material!
A single Bible Point is reinforced daily at every station!
Small, multi-age crews bring kids together!
Each day at Roar VBS, kids travel through field-tested rotations that reinforce relevant Bible Points and immerse kids in new adventures.
Prepare for the day’s adventure by singing fun songs and meeting fun Bible Memory Buddies!
Experience each Bible story with all five senses.
Dig into surprising and authentic discoveries.
Play high-energy games like Toppling Tubes or Safari Scare!
All the crews come together to eat snacks that connect with that day’s key Bible verse.
Watch films about real kids living out their faith in really cool ways.
Wrap up with music, drama, science experiments, and more!
At Roar, one memorable Bible Point is reinforced throughout each station, each day—making it easy to apply long after VBS is over.
When life is unfair…God is good!
“The Lord is good, a strong refuge when trouble comes.” (Nahum 1:7)
The Israelites are slaves for the Egyptians. (Exodus 1; 5; 6)
Life and Dignity of the Human Person
St. Josephine Bakhita
When life is scary…God is good!
“Even when I walk through the darkest valley, I will not be afraid, for you are close beside me.” (Psalm 23:4)
God sends plagues on Egypt. (Exodus 7:14–12:32)
St. Thomas More
When life changes…God is good!
“Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good! His faithful love endures forever.” (Psalm 106:1)
The Israelites enter the wilderness. (Exodus 14–17)
St. Frances Cabrini
When life is sad…God is good!
“The Lord is close to the brokenhearted.” (Psalm 34:18)
Jesus dies and comes back to life. (John 16–21)
The Paschal Mystery
St. Kateri Tekakwitha
When life is good…God is good!
“Remember the Lord, who is great and glorious.” (Nehemiah 4:14)
The Israelites build a memorial to remember God’s goodness. (Joshua 3–4)
Sacred Images and Icons
Transform your parish into an African savanna without sticking your neck out! Roar VBS 2018 is full of bright, vibrant colors, untamed grasslands, and majestic views.
One of the best parts about Roar VBS—award-winning music! Fun songs your kids will want to listen to again and again—sure to become a new family fave!
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