Now you have more options to make your 2018 VBS easier than ever! Choose from the Ultimate Starter Kit or dive deeper with the Ultimate Starter Kit +Digital edition!
The Ultimate Director Go-To Guide and Leader Manuals provide step-by-step instructions. Plus, you’ll get student resource samples, volunteer resources, a Shipwrecked catalog packed with program products, and essential media tools.
Call 800-348-2440 to speak with a consultant.
For pre-order only. Kits start shipping December 2017.
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 Shipwrecked 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 Shipwrecked setting—and the Sing & Play DVD will have your kids in celebration mode all week long.
Student Resources, including Bible Memory Buddies, Student Take-Home pages, and Imagination Station samples, will keep kids talking about Shipwrecked Totally Catholic VBS throughout their VBS experience and long after they leave your church event.
Venture onto an uncharted island where kids survive and thrive. Anchor kids in the truth that Jesus carries them through life’s storms.
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 Shipwrecked 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 and learning the theme for the day!
Experience each Bible story with all five senses.
Dig into surprising and authentic faith discoveries and meet the Saint of the Day.
Play high-energy games like Landlubber Lacrosse or Silly Lily Lagoon!
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, prayer, and more!
At Shipwrecked, one memorable Bible Point is reinforced throughout each station, each day—making it easy to apply long after VBS is over.
Select a day below to see the Bible content
When you’re lonely…Jesus rescues!
“The Lord will take me up.” (Psalm 27:10)
Jesus tells parables about lost things. (Luke 15)
When you worry…Jesus rescues!
“The LORD rescues them from them all.” (Psalm 34:19)
Martha worries and complains. (Luke 10:38-42)
When you struggle…Jesus rescues!
“Be still and know that I am God.” (Psalm 46:10)
Jesus’ friends try to rescue him in the garden of Gethsemane. (Luke 22:39-54; Matthew 26:36-56)
When you do wrong...Jesus rescues!
“In the world you face persecution. But take courage; I have conquered the world!” (John 16:33)
Jesus welcomes a criminal before dying and rising to new life. (Luke 23:26–24:12)
When you’re powerless…Jesus rescues!
“God put this power to work in Christ when he raised him from the dead.” (Ephesians 1:19-20)
Peter and John heal a lame man in Jesus’ name. (Acts 3:1-26)
Transform your church into a remote island without capsizing your budget! Shipwrecked VBS 2018 is a bounty of bright, vibrant colors and tropical delights.
One of the best part of Shipwrecked Totally Catholic VBS: award-winning music!