Vacation Bible School Training

Coronavirus Update
Out of an abundance of caution and requests by government officials to limit large-group gatherings to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, this event has been canceled.

Concrete & Cranes

APRIL 4, 2020

Registration begins at 12:30pm.  We will begin at 1:00pm and end at 4:30pm.


Hope Community Church
3350 N. SR 267 Brownsburg, IN 46112




VBS directors, teachers, and leaders


VBS directors, teachers, and leaders will have the opportunity to learn about the Lifeway VBS material.  There will be training for directors, children teachers, preschool teachers, youth teachers, pastors, crafts, decorating, and Spanish VBS.


1:00- 1:15 Opening session:

1:20- 3:10 Base classes:

  • Preparing to Lead Preschool
  • Preparing to Lead Children, Grades 1-4
  • Preparing to Lead VBX (5th & 6th)
  • Preparing to Lead Student VBS
  • Adults and Pastors
  • Preparing to Lead Music
  • Preparing Directors to Lead VBS
  • VBS Craft Ideas for Preschoolers through Adults

3:15 – 4:10 Breakouts

After the ABC’s Comes D for Discipleship – Learn how to disciple kids after they become new believers at VBS (or anytime). Find out about resources that are available to help build up these new young believers.

Safety and Security for VBS and beyond – This is a must for every church! Parents trust your church every week to care for their kids and keep them safe.  Are you doing everything possible to be a safe place?

VBS Decorating Made Easy! – Does decorating for VBS intimidate you?  Come get some easy and inexpensive ideas for decorating In The Wild

Guiding Behaviors by understanding Approaches to Learning – Children (and adults) learn in different ways. Come hear how you can reach every child in your VBS in the way God designed him to learn to keep him engaged and wanting to come back for more.

Effective Follow up – Why you need to follow up and tips on how to make it a part of your church DNA.

Building, Training and Encouraging VBS Workers – Preparing for success through volunteers.  We will discuss how to build, train and encourage your VBS volunteers now and during your event.

Recreation Ideas – This breakout will help you plan for recreation at Concrete and Cranes VBS.

4:15- 4:30 – Door Prizes

All SCBI Training and Ministry Events scheduled through May 15 have been canceled.