Now you have more options to make your VBS 2022 easier than ever! Choose from the Ultimate Starter Kit or go the extra mile with the Ultimate Starter Kit + Digital.
Your Monumental Ultimate Starter Kit Includes:
Your Starter Kit comes filled with everything you need to start planning a truly memorable Monumental VBS. The Ultimate Director Go-To Guide and Leader Manuals provide step-by-step instructions. Plus, you'll get student resource samples, volunteer resources, a Monumental catalog packed with program products, and essential media tools.
The Monumental 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 Monumental 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 DVD gives you detailed instructions to create your Treasured setting — and the Sing & Play DVD will have your kids in celebration mode all week long.
Student Resources including ALL-NEW Bible Memory Buddies, Student Take-Home, and Imagination Station samples, will keep kids talking about Monumental throughout their VBS experience and long after they leave your church event.
Top Monumental Supplies
Daily Bible Content
Experiencing God's Word
At Monumental, one memorable Bible Point is reinforced throughout each station, each day — making it easy to apply long after VBS is over.
God loves you no matter what.
Your unfailing love will last forever. - Psalm 89:2
Joseph's family feuds (Genesis 37)
Check out sciency surprises about our eyes, then explore ways to make cool Chromo Slime change colors.
Samuel's eyes may not work well, but he can see God's greatness and knows that God loves him no matter what!
Bible Adventures: Explore how God loved Joseph and his family, even when they made a mess of things.
Red Rocks Rec
Splash Marks the Spot
Rattlesnake Egg Rustle
Jumping Jelly Balls
God is with you everywhere.
For the Lord your God is with you wherever you go. - Joshua 1:9
Joseph is imprisoned (Genesis 39-40)
Conduct fantastic feats of magnetic force, then test their skill with a Miley's Magnet Mix-Up game.
Wesley and Hannah have to trust God when their family moves far away. They know God will go with them to their new home!
Take care of Potiphar's house, then act out the strange dreams Joseph had to interpret.
Red Rocks Rec
River Raft Rock 'n' Roll
God is in charge.
How great is our Lord! His power is absolute. - Psalm 147:5
Joseph gets new responsibilities (Genesis 41)
Experiment with types of energy, then unleash a Coyote Cruiser to explore what potential energy can do!
Bronson loves to play basketball, and he knows that his coach is in charge when he plays a game.
Meet with powerful Pharaoh to help him understand what his dreams mean.
Red Rocks Rec
Dry Creek Fishing
God is stronger than anything.
And I am convinced that nothing can ever separate us from God's love. - Romans 8:38
Jesus dies and comes back to life (Luke 23-24:12)
Craft an Ink-n-Shrink Wristband that goes from wimpy to wow...with just a little heat!
Fabio faced a scary hurricane, but he knows God is even stronger than the big storm.
Use their senses to experience how Jesus saved the entire world through his power and love.
Red Rocks Rec
Splash Down Volleyball
God is surprising.
Come and see what our God has done, what awesome miracles he performs for people. - Psalm 66:5
Joseph reunites with his family (Genesis 42-45)
Hop into the science behind a Jumping Jet, then discover the surprising way God makes desert flowers bloom.
Riley makes and sells hair scrunchies to buy gifts that surprise hurting kids at a children's hospital.
Meet a servant in Pharaoh's palace, who guides kids in the amazing drama of Joseph's miraculous family reunion!
Red Rocks Rec
Foot Ball Pass
Ice Cube Dash
Give kids a grand-new perspective!
Go off-road for a Monumental adventure through the colorful canyons and sunbaked trails of the southwest. By exploring God's awesomeness, kids form a rock-solid faith for the road ahead.
Easy for Leaders
Each leader preps only 20 minutes of daily material!
Easy to Remember
A single Bible Point is reinforced daily at every station
Easy for Making Friends
Small, multi-age Crews bring kids together!
Rotations & Stations
A Day at Monumental
Each day at Monumental VBS, kids trek through field-tested rotations that reinforce relevant Bible Points and immerse kids in new adventures.
Sing & Play Celebration
Prepare for the day's adventure by singing fun songs and meeting fun Bible Memory Buddies!
Awesome Bible Adventures
Experience each Bible story with all five senses.
Dig into surprising and authentic discoveries.
Red Rocks Rec
Play high-energy games like Splash Marks the Spot and River Raft Rock ’n’ Roll!
All the crews come together to eat snacks that connect with that day’s key Bible verse.
Watch films about real kids living out their faith in really cool ways.
Wrap up with music, drama, science experiments, and more!
Bible Memory Buddies®
Imprinted with the Daily Bible Verse
Each custom-designed Buddy is molded out of PVC and is imprinted with the daily Bible verse. All-new packaging separates Buddies by day for easier distribution. One package includes 10 sets of Buddies, enough for 10 kids!
Introduce preschoolers to each day's Bible story in an engaging, multisensory way during Exploration Stations. This 17"x 22" resource includes:
An interactive Bible activity page
A mini-version Bible Story poster
A daily update for parents
Daily Bible Point puffy stickers featuring Quincy the Quail
Captivating, hands-on, Sciency-Fun Gizmos™ help faith stick for less than a dollar a day!
Day 1: Chrome Slime
Kids explore thermo-chromatic reactions to discover that sometimes we really can't believe what we see! They experiment with how their own body temperature changes the Chromo Slime color. It's a reminder that even when things change, God's love is constant...no matter what! Each container holds 1½ oz of nontoxic slime.
Day 2: Miley's Magnet Mix-Up
Feel the pull of God's love! As kids navigate the magnetic Miley through the desert maze, they'll discover God is with them through all the twists and turns of life. Each gizmo includes a 6" x 4" desert maze, magnet, and 3" magnet wand. Elementary only.
Day 3: Coyote Cruisers
Wind up the fun with Coyote Cruisers! After learning about how to ramp up and limit different types of power, each kid will receive a 3" x 2" x 2" Coyote Cruiser to unleash! As they race their Cruisers, kids'll discover that God is in charge even though circumstances can slow us down. Elementary only.
Day 4: Ink-n-Shrink Wristbands
Kids turn flimsy plastic into strong wristbands to teach that God is stronger than anything. Kids will use Ink-n-Shrink Wristbands to explore how we can go through something hard and come out stronger. Includes 3" x 3" Monumental logo that shrinks down to an unbreakable medallion to create a wearable keepsake with a 12" string. Elementary only.
Day 5: Jumping Jet
Kids experiment with these 2" tall hip-hopping Jumping Jets. They'll discover that we can always learn more about God and the cool, surprising ways he made things in our world. Each Jumping Jet comes with a spring, suction cup, base, and hare for kids to assemble.
Your kids can do a world of good!
Turn donation dollars into cool school tools! For some kids in North America, basic school supplies are hard to come by. That's where your VBS kids come in! This summer Operation Kid-to-Kid is mobilizing millions of children to help bless countless students and teachers on Native American reservations! Due to World Vision's key partnerships, $1 can supplement school supplies for one child for a whole year!
Rock Out at Monumental
One of the best parts about Monumental VBS — praiseworthy music! Fun songs your kids will want to listen to again and again—sure to become a new family fave!