Stellar VBS 2023

Shine Jesus' Light!

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Stellar VBS 2023

Shine Jesus' Light!

Starter Kit

Launch Your VBS into an Out-of-this-World Event!

Stellar Starter Kit

Your Stellar Ultimate Starter Kit Includes:

The Ultimate Director Go-To Guide and Leader Manuals provide step-by-step instructions. Plus, you'll get student resource samples, volunteer resources, a Stellar catalog packed with program products, and essential media tools.

The Stellar VBS 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 Stellar 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 digital download gives you detailed instructions to create your Stellar setting — and the Sing & Play DVD will have kids celebrating all week long!

Student Resources including ALL-NEW Bible Memory Buddies, Bible Books, and Imagination Station samples, will keep kids talking about Stellar throughout their VBS experience and long after they leave your church event.

Overview

Why VBS Director's Choose Stellar VBS

Launch kids on a cosmic quest where they'll have a blast shining Jesus' light to the world. Stellar rockets kids on an out-of-this-world adventure that's light years of faith-building fun.

Easy for Leaders

Easy for Leaders

Each leader preps only 20 minutes of daily material!

Easy to Remember

Easy to Remember

A single Bible Point is reinforced daily at every station

Easy for Making Friends

Easy for Making Friends

Small, multi-age Crews bring kids together!

How it Works

A Day at Stellar VBS

Each day at Stellar VBS, kids launch into field-tested rotations that reinforce relevant Bible Points and immerse kids in new adventures.

Stellar Rotation ChartStellar Rotation Chart
Sing & Play Celebration Sing & Play Blast Off

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

Awesome Bible Adventures Stellar Bible Adventures

Experience each Bible story with all five senses.

Imagination Station Imagination Station

Dig into surprising and authentic discoveries.

All-Star Games All-Star Games

Play high-energy games like Mission Control and Pool Noodle Feudal!

Galactic Snacks Galactic 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.

Cosmic Closing Cosmic Closing

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

Daily Bible Content

Experiencing God's Word

At Stellar, one memorable Bible Point is reinforced throughout each station, each day — making it easy to apply long after VBS is over.

Cosmo

Bible Point

When life feels dark, shine Jesus' light!

Key Bible Verse

"Jesus...said, 'I am the light of the world.'" - John 8:12

Bible Story

Jesus Comes as a baby to be king. (Luke 2:1-20; Matthew 1:18-2:12)

Buddy

Cosmo

Ringo

Bible Point

When people don't get along, shine Jesus' light!

Key Bible Verse

"Live in harmony with each other." - Romans 12:16

Bible Story

Jesus accepts Zacchaeus. (Luke 19:1-9)

Buddy

Ringo

Luna

Bible Point

When good things happen, shine Jesus' light!

Key Bible Verse

"Shout with joy to the Lord, all the earth!" - Psalm 100:1

Bible Story

Jesus enters Jerusalem as a king. (Luke 19:28-40)

Buddy

Luna

Sol

Bible Point

When people are sad, shine Jesus' light!

Key Bible Verse

"Don't let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God." - John 14:1

Bible Story

Jesus cares for his mother during his crucifixion. (John 19-20)

Buddy

Sol

Halley

Bible Point

When people need help, shine Jesus' light!

Key Bible Verse

"Let your good deeds shine...so that everyone will praise your heavenly Father." - Matthew 5:16

Bible Story

Philip helps the Ethiopian. (Acts 8:26-39)

Buddy

Halley

Music

Music shines at Stellar!

One of the best parts about Stellar VBS — praiseworthy music! Fun songs your kids will want to listen to again and again — sure to become a new family fave!


Shine His Light(Theme Song)

He is the Light

Shine

House of the Lord

Turn Your Eyes

We Are God's People (Psalm 100)

God of the Stars

Light of the World

This Little Light of Mine

Decorating

Set the scene at Stellar VBS!

Stellar VBS captivates kids with rugged moonscapes, colorful constellations, and lunar landers! You can effortlessly transform your church into a gorgeous galaxy with easy-to-find items like kiddie pools, sleds, and fabric-dyed canvas cloth. (We'll even show you how to use those old CDs that are collecting dust!)

Monumental Decorating StageMonumental Decorating Stage