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St. John's Lutheran (601 S. Locust) will host Vacation Bible School June 5-9, 2017 from 1-3:45 p.m. Get a registration form here!

Mighty Fortress

In Jesus, the Victory Is Won!

Mighty Fortress

At Mighty Fortress VBS, children celebrate Jesus our Savior King, who conquers our fears and delivers us. So raise your banner! Hold it high! Shout it loud. His Kingdom endures forever.

"Thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ." (I Corinthians 15:57)

Here is a summary of the lessons for the five days:





Day One--God's Might Tumbles Jericho's Walls (Joshua 6:1-20). Take-home point: Shout! God is mighty! The victory is won! Bible verse of the day: "Thanks be to God who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ." (I Corinthians 15:57) Jericho's Walls
Hezekiah's Kingdom Day Two--God Delivers King Hezekiah's Kingdom (2 Kings 18-19). Take-home point: Fear not! The victory is won! Bible verse of the day: "God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble." (Psalm 46:1)
Day Three--God's Word Reforms King Josiah (2 Kings 22:1-23:30). Take-home point: God's Word is true and powerful! The victory is won! Bible verse of the day: "Every word of God proves true; He is a shield to those who take refuge in Him." (Proverbs 30:5) King Josiah
Jesus in Jerusalem Day Four--King Jesus Enters Jerusalem (Luke 19:28-40). Take-home point: Jesus comes to save! The victory is won! Bible verse of the day: "Behold, your king is coming to you; righteous and having salvation is He." (Zechariah 9:9)
Day Five--Jesus Wins the Victory (Luke 23:1-24:12). Take-home point: Jesus is our Savior King! The victory is won! Bible verse of the day: "Holy, holy, holy, is the Lord God Almighty, who was and is and is to come!" (Revelation 4:8) Jesus' Victory