Vacation Bible School 2021
Summer means parties by the pool. This year, kids will learn what a difference Jesus can make in their lives, when they are willing to dive in with him.
“Repent, then, and turn to God, so that your sins may be wiped out, that times of refreshing may come from the Lord” - Acts 3:19 (NIV)
July 18th 2021: Kick Off! Pool Party at Wood Dale Swim Club after church!
July 25th 2021: Lesson 1
August 1st 2021: Lesson 2
August 8th 2021: Lesson 3
August 15th 2021: Lesson 4
August 22nd 2021: Lesson 5
August 29th 2021: Wrap Up! Pool Party at Wood Dale Swim Club after church!
Sunday School is held at the Epps Building of St. John's Church during the 10:30 am service.
Floaties – Some of us wear floaties in the pool in order to feel safe and secure. Kids will learn that they can always trust that Jesus is watching out for them.
Mark 4:35-41, Jesus Calms The Storm
Pool Games – In Marco Polo, the person who’s “it” tries to find and tag the other people in the pool. Kids will learn that no matter who we are or what we’ve done, Jesus can find us and save us.
John 4:1-26, Jesus And The Samaritan Woman
Water Slide – Take a wet and wild ride down the water slide into the pool. Kids will learn that when we put our faith in Jesus, some wild things can happen.
Matthew 14:22-36, Jesus Walks On Water
Diving Board – Some people take forever getting into to pool one inch at a time, while others dive right in. Kids will learn that when we dive in with Jesus, he gives our lives joy and purpose.
Luke 5:1-11, Calling The First Disciples
Cannonball! – The best way to make a splash is with a cannonball. When we give our hearts to Jesus he surrounds us and fills us with his love. Kids will learn that the best way to “make a splash” for Jesus is to ask Jesus to come into their hearts.
Romans 10:9 Confessing Jesus as Lord