Spin the spinner, beat the clock, skip ahead, level up, and play to win! You'll need to bring your A-game for this VBS. Twists & Turns is a fantastical celebration of games of all kinds. From classic tabletop games to video games and more, kids will play their way through VBS while learning that Jesus guides them through all the twists and turns of their lives. They'll find that even when they mess up it's never "game over."
How it Works for Traditional VBS
A guide to each day at Twists & Turns VBS
Begin each day with large group worship rally
This is the place where kids can sing VBS songs, view daily videos, see live skits, and say the motto and theme verse, among other things that set the direction for the day.
Next Stop: Bible Study Game Room!
Group kids by grade or keep multiple ages together with multi-age options. Here, kids will experience the daily Bible story and participate in small group activities that reinforce daily points.
Twists & Turns Rotation Sites!
Kids rotate through sites where each activity relates back to the daily point and biblical content.
Wild Card Crafts: Create keepsakes that reinforce Bible learning, all themed around different kinds of card games!
Multi-Player Missions: Spark excitement about the work of real-life missionaries as kids team up for multi-player games.
Level Up Music: Enjoy catchy tunes that reveal biblical truths in this video-game themed station!
Ready, Set, Rec: Play games that support daily points.
Skip Ahead Snacks: Fill up on treats in a setting inspired by boardgames like Candy Land, Sorry, and more!
End the day with high-energy fun at Worship Rally and dismiss!
Daily Bible Lesson Content
Jesus is Holy
Peter Followed Jesus (Matthew 4:18-20; Luke 5:1-11)
Jesus is holy and that changes everything!
Jesus is Trustworthy
Peter Walked to Jesus on the Water (Matthew 14:22-33)
Jesus is trustworthy even when I doubt.
Jesus is Forgiving
Peter Denied Jesus and Was Restored (Luke 22:31-34, 54-62; John 18:15-18; 21:1-19)