Jerusalem Marketplace VBS 2022

The one-of-a-kind Bible Times VBS!

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Jerusalem Marketplace VBS 2022

The one-of-a-kind Bible Times VBS!

Starter Kit | Jerusalem Marketplace VBS 2022

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Now you have more options to make your 2022 VBS easier than ever! Choose from the Ultimate Starter Kit or go the extra mile with the Ultimate Starter Kit + Digital.

Jerusalem Marketplace Starter Kit

Your Jerusalem Marketplace Starter Kit Includes:

Your Starter Kit comes filled with everything you need to start planning a truly memorable Jerusalem Marketplace vacation Bible school. The Ultimate Director Go-To Guide and Leader Manuals provide step-by-step instructions. Plus, you'll get student resource samples, volunteer resources, a Jerusalem Marketplace catalog packed with program products, and essential media tools.

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.

Leader Manuals provide easy instructions for specific roles at your Jerusalem Marketplace 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 Celebration Music DVD will have your kids in celebration mode all week long.

Student Resources, including Bible Memory Makers and Marketplace crafts, will keep kids talking about Jerusalem Marketplace throughout their VBS experience and long after they leave your church event.

Overview | Jerusalem Marketplace VBS 2022

Step back in time to where Jesus walked to the Cross

Smell the fresh, warm bread; weave a basket of reeds; make clay pots… Can you hear the music echoing through the Marketplace? Engage all senses as you transport your church to a different time and a fresh experience—and walk with Jesus today!

Easy for Leaders


the bustling town of Jerusalem.

Easy to Remember

Meet Citizens

& explore authentic traditions.

Easy for Making Friends

See, hear, touch, & taste

what it might have been like to live during Bible-times!

How it Works | Jerusalem Marketplace VBS 2022

A Day at Jerusalem Marketplace

Catch a sneak peek of Jerusalem Marketplace! During our field test (at a real church) we followed a Tribe around to give you a firsthand look at what your kids will experience..

Stations | Jerusalem Marketplace VBS 2022

Sing & Play Celebration Opening Celebration

Start off with worship and celebration!

Awesome Bible Adventures Opening Tribe Time

Small groups gather to map out the day's activities.

Imagination Station Marketplace Shops

Craft cool projects like Wooden Dreidels and Matzoh Covers.

Red Rocks Rec Synagogue School

Discover how Bible-times school was different from today.

Oasis Tastes Village Playground

Play high-energy games like Ha 'Avarat Kadur and learn Jewish Dancing!

KidVid Cinema Closing Tribe Time

Experience authentic Jewish traditions and make connections to modern-day lives.

Closing Celebration Closing Celebration

Wrap up the day with singing, dancing, and celebrating!

Daily Bible Content | Jerusalem Marketplace VBS 2022

Experiencing God's Word

At Jerusalem Marketplace VBS, you'll reinforce Bible truth in a big way because the daily Bible Point is carefully integrated into each activity. God's Word comes alive through engaging interaction with Bible history!


Bible Point

Jesus is King.

Bible Verse

"Jesus Christ is Lord." Philippians 2:11

Bible Story

Crowds welcome Jesus to Jerusalem." Matthew 21:1-11


Bible Point

Jesus showed God's love.

Bible Verse

"You should love each other." John 13:34

Bible Story

Jesus shares Passover with the disciples." John 13:1-17


Bible Point

Jesus loves us.

Bible Verse

"Nothing...will ever be able to separate us from the love of God." Romans 8:39

Bible Story

Jesus prays in the garden and is arrested." John 17:1-18:11


Bible Point

Jesus died for us.

Bible Verse

"God showed his great love for us by sending Christ to die for us." Romans 5:8

Bible Story

Jesus is crucified." Luke 23:1-55


Bible Point

Jesus lives.

Bible Verse

"Since I live, you also will live." Romans 5:8

Bible Story

Jesus rises from the dead." Luke 23:1-55

Decorating | Jerusalem Marketplace VBS 2022

Transform your church into a Bible-times village

Jerusalem Marketplace Decorating

Set the scene at Jerusalem Marketplace VBS

Take your whole congregation on a trip to the bustling town of Jerusalem without breaking the bank! Jerusalem Marketplace VBS is full of eye-catching architecture, vibrantly colorful textures, and thriving shops!

Music | Jerusalem Marketplace VBS 2022

Meaningful Music — Kid-tested & Approved

One of the best parts about Holy Land Adventure Jerusalem Marketplace VBS — fun, faith-filled songs your kids will want to sing again and again!

Jesus, Jesus(Theme Song)

Love the Lord


King of Kings

Jesus Loves Me

His Great Love

Power in the Blood

All That I Am

Happy Day