Rocky Railway VBS 2021 Theme By Group

Rocky Railway is the best-selling VBS 2021 program from Group VBS. At Rocky Railway VBS the message kids will learn each day has proved to be more relevant than ever... Through lifes ups and downs, Jesus' Power Pulls Us Through.

Your First Step...The Rocky Railway VBS Starter Kit

The Rocky Railway VBS 2021 Starter Kit contains the all essentials that you and your team needs to get the train rolling for your VBS planning.

Rocky Railway VBS 2020 Starter Kit

Your Rocky Railway Ultimate Starter Kit Includes:

The Rocky Railway VBS Ultimate Director Go-To Guide contains all the information that you the VBS Director needs to plan and execute high impact VBS program. With info about recruiting and training volunteers, tips to publicize your VBS, and great advice on how to connect with families after the Rocky Railway VBS is over.

Station Leader Manuals provide easy to follow instructions for each specific role at your VBS program. Each leader manual includes an overview of each day’s Bible content, historical backgrounds, step-by-step directions for each activity, and even includes guided discussion questions to help equip your leaders quickly and completely.

The digital content on the DVDs and CDs feature training resources, clip art, and publicity tools. The popular "Decorating Places DVD" gives you detailed instructions on how to to create your Rocky Railway theme setting creatively and on budget. The "Sing & Play Music DVD" has the music videos that bring high enery worship music to your VBS.

Samples of the Student Resources include the Bible Memory Buddies, Student Take-Home and Imagination Station samples. All the student resources in Rocky Railway are intentionally woven into the curriculum and designed to reinforce the daily bible lessons they learn, and help them remember their lessons long after they leave your church event.

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Most Popular Student Resources | Rocky Railway VBS

At-A-Glance | Rocky Railway VBS

Climb aboard for a mountain of fun at Rocky Railway VBS! A faith-filled adventure where kids discover that trusting Jesus pulls them through life’s ups and downs.

Why Directors Love Group "Easy" VBS programs?

Easy for Leaders

Easy for Leaders

No more than 20 minutes to get ready for kids each day!

Easy to Remember

Easy to Remember

One Bible Point is constantly emphasized at each station!

Easy for Making Friends

Easy for Making Friends

Our method of small, multi-grade-level crews brings kids together!

We love how this VBS theme combines the railroad and Rocky Mountain setting which will provide ample and easy to find options for decorating, props, and thematic elements. As always Group VBS provides everything you need to pull off a high impact VBS week, equipping you and your volunteers for a fun and stress-free experience.

Daily Bible Lesson Content | Rocky Railway VBS

At Rocky Railway VBS, kids Experience God's Word every day.

One of the unique aspects of Group VBs programs are the memorable Bible Points that are reinforced throughout each station, each day — making it easy to apply long after VBS is over. The bible memory buddies and all stations work together to make this powerful educational tool work for kids and leaders.

Ramsey Ram

Bible Point

Jesus' power helps us do hard things.

Key Bible Verse

"For I can do everything through Christ, who gives me strength." Philippians 4:13

Bible Story

Ananias helps Saul. Acts 9:1-19


Bible Point

Jesus' power gives us hope.

Key Bible Verse

"So be strong and courageous, all you who put your hope in the Lord!" Psalm 31:24

Bible Story

Paul encourages others in a storm and shipwreck. Acts 27


Bible Point

Jesus' power helps us be bold.

Key Bible Verse

"He gives power to the weak and strength to the powerless" Isaiah 40:29

Bible Story

Peter and John teach about Jesus. Acts 3:1 - 4:31


Bible Point

Jesus' power lets us live forever.

Key Bible Verse

"The spirit of God, who raised Jesus from the dead, lives in you." Romans 8:11

Bible Story

Jesus' death and resurrection. Matthew 26:17 - 28:10

Lawrence Elk

Bible Point

Jesus' power helps us be good friends.

Key Bible Verse

"Love each other in the same way I have loved you." John 15:12

Bible Story

The church is united. Acts 2:42-47; 4:32-35

How it Works | Rocky Railway VBS

A day at Rocky Railway! This VBS utilizes a tried and true VBS format which utilizes rotations to keep kids and leaders engaged. These are real-life field-tested rotations that reinforce relevant Bible Points and immerse kids in new adventures.

Rocky Railway Rotation ChartRocky Railway Rotation Chart

Learn More about Each Station at Rocky Railway VBS

Watch Videos for each station at Rocky Railway VBS 2021.

Sing & Play Express Sing & Play Express

Prepare for the day’s adventure by singing fun songs and meeting adventurous Bible Memory Buddies!

Bible Adventures Bible Adventures

Experience each Bible story with all five senses.

Imagination Station Imagination Station

Dig into surprising and authentic discoveries.

Loco Motion Games Loco Motion Games

Play high-energy games like like On Track to Splash or Tunnel Run!

Chew Chew Snacks Chew Chew Snacks

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

KidVid Cinema KidVid™ Cinema

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

Rocky Wrap-Up Rocky Wrap-Up

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

Decorating | Rocky Railway VBS

Transform your church into a bustling depot without losing track of your budget! Rocky Railway VBS 2021 is full of vibrant colors, dynamic decorations, and majestic mountain views.

Rocky Railway Decorating Stage

Set the Scene at Rocky Railway VBS

Check out all the decor resources for Rocky Railway and transform your church for VBS.

For more decorating ideas, check out our Rocky Railway Pinterest Board >

Most Popular Decorating Resources | Rocky Railway VBS

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Music | Rocky Railway VBS

Rock out at Rocky Railway!

One of the best parts about Rocky Railway VBS — award-winning music! Fun songs your kids will want to listen to again and again — sure to become a new family fave!

Your Power Will Pull Us Through | Watch

Everywhere I Go

Power in the Blood | Watch

Power Shuffle

This Train Is Bound for Glory | Watch

In You Alone | Watch


We Can Trust Him (Psalm 33:4) | Watch

The Old Rugged Cross | Watch

The Same Power
Your Power Will Pull Us Through Music Video (English)

Theme Song (English)

Your Power Will Pull Us Through Music Video (Spanish)

Theme Song (Spanish)

Alternative VBS Format Resources

VBS may look different this year. That's OK!

Custom Print Products | Rocky Railway

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