2019 VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL at St. Paul's in Des PEres    |    June 3 to 9

VBS at St. Paul's  |  June 3-9  |  9:00 am-12:00 noon

At Miraculous Mission VBS, children will play, explore, create, and learn about God's love and promises! 

We're bursting with excitement for St. Paul's 2019 VBS ... Miraculous Mission: Jesus Saves the World. Join us for an interstellar adventure as we learn about our God who created our amazing universe and also loves each of us with a vast and amazing love. VBS at St. Paul's is filled with fun, friendship, music, amazing games, crafts, snacks and creatively-presented Bible lessons! A week of exploration-filled fun awaits!

Dates: June 3-7, 2019

Time: 9 a.m. -12 noon

Ages: 3 years old to 6th Grade**

“For all the promises of God find their Yes in Him.” 2 Corinthians 1:20


Just $5 per child for the week!

VBS Child Registration: Click here

Early Bird Pricing: Register by May 28

VBS Cost: Just $5 per child ($10 after May 28)

When registering, please select "Participant Registration" in red in the upper left-hand corner of the page

Ages: 3 years old* through 6th grade

  • Register with grade your child just completed in May 2019
  • *Please note that children must be potty trained

VBS Questions? Contact Jackie Weber, Renae Reynolds, or St. Paul's church office, 314.822.0447.

VBS Music CD: 2019 VBS music CDs will be available for purchase for $5 each at Fellowship Breakfast starting in May and during the week of VBS, while supplies last.

VBS Payment options

convenient online credit card payment option

After you have registered online, you may pay in any of the following ways listed below. (Be sure to include child(ren)'s name(s) with your check. You may write one check for all registered children in the family. Thank you.)

(A) Mail to: St. Paul's Lutheran Church, c/o VBS at 12345 Manchester Road, Des Peres, MO 63131

(B) Drop off to church office.

(C) Visit VBS table at Fellowship Breakfast (9:00 to 9:30am in the school gym) on Sundays in May.

(D) Pay online via St. Paul's secure credit card processing service. (St. Paul's has no record of any of your financial information; we only receive a confirmation that you have paid.) Remember that paying online is not the same as registering, so please be sure to check your email for a registration confirmation for each child. 

  • Pay online now - Click here
  • Once in the on-line payment form:
  • On the "Donations" page, choose "Registration Fee" by filling in the amount ($5 per child). In the box next to the amount, type "VBS".
  • Click "Continue"
  • Complete your name and address.
  • Choose "Account"--Checking, Savings, or Credit/Debit Card and fill in information.
  • Click "Process"

snack donations welcome

Our snack volunteers serve tasty and wholesome snacks to hundreds of children in VBS each day. Can you help us stock our VBS pantry?

  • Pepperidge Farm Goldfish / Bag of fresh apples / Rold Gold pretzels / Triscuits (regular) / Wheat Thins (plain) / Cheerios (plain) / Post Frosted Shredded Wheat cereal (spoon size) / Dried fruits: raisins, banana chips, dried apples, etc.* (The brands above are nut-free and peanut-free and are not made in a facility that processes peanuts or nuts. *When choosing dried fruits, please follow same guidelines.)

For a printable flyer of our requested snack donations - click here

Please drop off donations before June 3 to marked box in narthex (lobby), or bring to VBS June 3-7. 

drop off/pick up directions

Each morning, please locate your child’s team leader and sign in your children (requires your signature) between 8:45 and 9:00 am (but not prior to 8:45 am due to staffing). Please pick up your child(ren) each afternoon from the same location, and sign them out (requires your signature) between 11:45 am-12:00 pm.

Grade School children (K-6th grade) begin and end in the North Campus Sanctuary (church). Enter the church via our West lobby (facing Ballas Road).

  • Preschool children (Ages 3 to Pre-K) begin and end in their North Campus School classroom. Enter via the school’s main door (facing Ballas Road).
  •  If you have both preschool and grade school children, we suggest: Sign in your grade school children first each morning to the North Campus sanctuary (church), then sign in preschool children at their North Campus School classroom.
  • Sign out preschool children first at the end of the day, directly from their North Campus School classrooms at 11:45, then sign-out your grade school children from the North campus church sanctuary.

The Week Before VBS: You will receive your child's team assignment and drop-off.

  • Your child’s team name and drop-off/pick-up location are important information to remember when you arrive at VBS! All registered families will receive an email 3 to 5 days before VBS begins. This will list the child’s name, team name, and drop-off/pick-up location. Please be sure to watch your inbox for this information (or check your spam filter if not received).
         Doe, John --- Bobcats --- Take to North Campus School Room 1
         Doe, Jane --- Deer --- Take to North Campus Sanctuary (church)

We love OUR VBS VOlunteers! Sign up to help

Register here to be a volunteer.

(Select "Volunteer Registration" in red in the upper left-hand corner of the page.)

You can make a difference! We need many volunteers to make our VBS successful. If you can help some days, just one day, every day, or in advance...we'd love to hear from you! Childcare is available for on-site volunteers' children under three years old. Register online using above link or contact Jackie Weber or Renae Reynolds

Dates for VBS Leaders & Volunteers

BIble studies  |  training  |  ORIENTATION  | Commissioning  |  Decorating

  • VBS Adult Bible Study: Online Session (For parents and VBS leaders to have an opportunity to become familiar with the VBS lessons and theme.)
  • Volunteer Orientation and Training: May 28, 7-8:00 pm and June 2, 9:30-10:30 am
  • Volunteer Commissioning: June 2, 8:00 am service at NC Church
  • Decorating/Set-up: June 2, 12:00-4:00 pm
  • VBS Evening Music Celebration: June 7, TBD

Leader Scriptural Studies