Destination Dig VBS 2021 by LifeWay

Unearthing the truth about Jesus!

Roll up your sleeves and grab excavation gear, and head to archaeological sites of present-day Israel with Destination Dig, the 2021 VBS theme from LifeWay!

Planning Essentials | Destination Dig VBS 2021

Start Unearthing the Truth about Jesus with these essentials!

Theme Overview | Destination Dig VBS 2021

Destination Dig Theme Video

Excavate the Truth

Grab your pickaxe and shovel!

VBS 2021 is headed to present-day Israel where discovery awaits at Destination Dig. Kids will unearth more than dirt as they dig up exciting evidence that proves biblical events were not just stories. As junior archaeologists, kids will explore real-life archaeological finds that have helped to uncover the truth about Jesus! Along the way, they’ll discover the truth of Jeremiah 29:13, that God reveals Himself to us when we seek and search for Him with all our hearts.

Theme Song

Daily Content | Destination Dig VBS 2021

Theme Verse:

You will seek me and find me when you search for me with all of your heart. Jeremiah 29:13


Seek Truth! Find Jesus!

Daily Content:

Day 1: Jesus Came as God Promised

Isaiah 7:14; Micah 5:2; Matthew 1:18–2:6

Day 2: Jesus Demonstrated God’s Power

Psalm 146:8; Isaiah 35:5–6a; John 9:1–41

Day 3: Jesus Was Betrayed and Rejected

Psalm 41:9; Isaiah 53:3,7; John 13; 18:1–19:16

Day 4: Jesus Died and Rose Again

Isaiah 53:5,9–11; John 19:17–20:18

Day 5: The Bible Is True

Isaiah 53:7–8; Acts 8:26–40

Rotation Sites:

Worship Rally Dig Site

Bible Study Tent

Artifact Crafts

Mess Tent Snacks

Recreation Ruins

Missions Market

Desert Cave Music

Why LifeWay?

Choose LifeWay VBS!

Revealing Jesus through every aspect of VBS. LifeWay’s gospel-centered and expert-vetted VBS prepares your leaders with trustworthy Bible-teaching. Your kids will have a blast while every activity, Bible lesson, and song points them to Jesus.

VBS is Still Effective

For many churches, VBS is the number one evangelistic opportunity of the year! Recent research reveals the incredible impact VBS has on kids, students, adults, and families.