Shipwrecked VBS Crew Signs (Free Printables!)

Shipwrecked VBS Crew Signs (Free Printables!)

Every year, we have opening and closing in the church sanctuary.  Each crew gets 2 pews where they're supposed to stay during opening and closing.  I make some sort of crew sign every year so that kids (and crew guides) know where they should be.  Feel free to use or share the crew signs (just link back here if you're sharing)! This post may contain affiliate links.  I earn a small percentage of anything you purchase through these links but you don’t pay anything extra.  Thanks for helping to support Borrowed Blessings!  The…Read more …
Shipwrecked VBS Backdrop Ideas

Shipwrecked VBS Backdrop Ideas

Grab your buoys and jump on board - it's time to get excited for SHIPWRECKED VBS! We decorate at least 2 levels of our main building (sometimes all 3), plus the preschool area (which is in a separate building).  Needless to say, we will need tons of Shipwrecked backdrops! This post may contain affiliate links.  I earn a small percentage of anything you purchase through these links but you don’t pay anything extra.  Thanks for helping to support Borrowed Blessings! Some of the places we most often use wall coverings/backdrops include: -Foyer (Registration…Read more …
Shipwrecked VBS TShirts

Shipwrecked VBS TShirts

Years ago, our church purchased the Group t-shirt transfers and made our own shirts.  However, the size and quality of those transfers declined over time to the point that we just quit making shirts.  A few years ago, I decided to start making shirts again, but to make them shirts we'd be happy to wear over and over again. This year's VBS theme is Shipwrecked {learn more about the theme here}.  The VBS kits are available now.  All of our VBS resources are designed to be used alongside any of the Group starter…Read more …
Shipwrecked Plush Bible Buddies

Shipwrecked Plush Bible Buddies

A lot of people I've heard from purchase stuffed animals that look like the bible buddies.  These are used for advertising, vbs decorations, then sometimes given away as prizes during/after VBS. This post may contain affiliate links.  I earn a small percentage of anything you purchase through these links but you don’t pay anything extra.  Thanks for helping to support Borrowed Blessings!  The prices referenced here are current as of publishing, but retailers change pricing often. This year's Group VBS theme is Shipwrecked {learn more about the theme here}.  The VBS kits are…Read more …
Shipwrecked VBS Starter Kit Unboxing

Shipwrecked VBS Starter Kit Unboxing

This year's VBS theme is Shipwrecked {learn more about the theme here}.  The VBS kits are available now!  All of our VBS resources are designed to be used alongside any of the Group starter kits, although I HIGHLY recommend purchasing the ultimate version with digital. This post may contain affiliate links.  I earn a small percentage of anything you purchase through these links but you don’t pay anything extra.  Thanks for helping to support Borrowed Blessings!  The prices referenced here are current as of publishing, but retailers change pricing often.     I…Read more …
Shipwrecked VBS Deals from Oriental Trading

Shipwrecked VBS Deals from Oriental Trading

This year's VBS theme is Shipwrecked {learn more about the theme here}.  The VBS kits are available now!  All of our VBS resources are designed to be used alongside any of the Group starter kits, although I HIGHLY recommend purchasing the ultimate version with digital. This post may contain affiliate links.  I earn a small percentage of anything you purchase through these links but you don’t pay anything extra.  Thanks for helping to support Borrowed Blessings!  The prices referenced here are current as of publishing, but retailers change pricing often. You can get…Read more …
Shipwrecked VBS Bible Buddies (Free Templates!)

Shipwrecked VBS Bible Buddies (Free Templates!)

Group sells Bible Buddies, but I would rather spend our money elsewhere, so I designed DIY Bible Buddies!  They're cost-effective and super easy to make. This year's VBS theme is Shipwrecked {learn more about the theme here}.  The VBS kits are available now.  All of our VBS resources are designed to be used alongside any of the Group starter kits, although I HIGHLY recommend purchasing the ultimate version with digital. This post may contain affiliate links.  I earn a small percentage of anything you purchase through these links but you don’t pay anything…Read more …
Shipwrecked VBS Advertising Postcards

Shipwrecked VBS Advertising Postcards

This post may contain affiliate links.  I earn a small percentage of anything you purchase through these links but you don’t pay anything extra.  Thanks for helping to support Borrowed Blessings! Grab your buoys and jump on board - it's time to get excited for SHIPWRECKED VBS!  One of the most important early tasks is to get printed items ordered.  Today I'm sharing our Shipwrecked VBS advertising postcards. This year's VBS theme is Shipwrecked {learn more about the theme here}.  The VBS kits are available now.  All of our VBS resources are designed…Read more …
How to Find Shipwrecked VBS Supplies on Amazon

How to Find Shipwrecked VBS Supplies on Amazon

  This post may contain affiliate links.  I earn a small commission, but you don't pay any extra.  Thanks for helping support Borrowed Blessings! It could be said that I am both an Amazon junkie and a VBS-aholic.  When these two interests combine, magic happens.  Amazon is an incredible marketplace, if you make it work for you!  Finding the basic Shipwrecked VBS Supplies on Amazon is fairly easy... but here are some tips that may yield you more results! 1. Change your search terms.  Yes, you can search for Shipwrecked VBS and you'll…Read more …
Group Publishing VBS 2018: SHiPWRECKED

Group Publishing VBS 2018: SHiPWRECKED

Am I the only person who's been waiting on the edge of my seat for the 2018 Group VBS theme reveal?  I mean sure, my "waiting on the edge of my seat" is more of an exhausted slump since our Maker Fun Factory VBS just finished... but still... I'm excited! The "Easy" VBS theme {emphasis on the quotes there - Group calls it easy, not me - haha!} is Shipwrecked: Rescued by Jesus. The "Holy Land" VBS theme is Babylon: Daniel's Courage in Captivity. The "Weekend" VBS theme has not been announced yet.…Read more …