Vacation Bible School

Note: This Vacation Bible school was a collaboration of several parishes to provide for prayer, activities and learning for the domestic church. We are leaving it up as one model for what parishes can do to enhance their faith formation efforts.

Camp Creation: Day by Day with God

Available anytime that works for YOUR family’s schedule!

Day 1- Dark and Light – Night and Day

Day 2 – Water and Sky

Day 3 – Land and Plants

Day 4 – Sun, moon, and stars

Day 5 – Birds and sea creatures

Day 6 – Animals and humans will be a short reflection to send you on your usual Saturday routine, inviting you to be more mindful of God’s gifts of animals and humans

Day 7 – Sabbath – Day of rest – will be the usual family lesson based on the Sunday readings.

Each day of creation will be posted by 9 am. Watch this page for a list of needed materials for VBS, coming soon!

Family activities will include:

  • A Bible passage from Genesis Chapter 1
  • Songs
  • Prayer
  • Crafts and Activities
  • Snack ideas
  • and a few jokes!

If you know someone without Internet access, you can share the printable version:

Camp Creation Printable (docx) or for the PDF version, Camp Creation Printable (PDF)

Materials Needed Day by Day (xlsx) or for the PDF version, Materials Needed Day by Day (PDF)

The Week’s Supply Checklist (xlsx) or for the PDF version, Supply Checklist (PDF)

2020-VBS-Spreadsheet-for-Fridge (xlsx) to post the condensed schedule of the week on the family refrigerator or for the PDF version, 2020-VBS-Spreadsheet-for-Fridge (PDF).