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Vacation Bible School 2021:

Planet Hope: To Eternity and Beyond …

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July 19-23, 6:00-8:00 pm, (age 3 - grade 6*)



Vacation Bible School is an action-packed week for kids and volunteers to learn and experience the Bible in memorable ways! Throughout the week we’ll explore five awesome Bible stories through worship, music, song actions, skits (featuring your favorite VBS characters), crafts, snacks, games and story.

Various components of VBS 2021 will be available online, for those out-of-town or who prefer that option. To learn more about Online VBS, click here.

Registration Cost

$15 per child for the first 3 children and $5 for any additional children in the family. T-shirts are included with registration. If registering after June 15, sizes will not be guaranteed.


Many volunteers are needed to keep a fun and safe environment!

Adult Volunteers

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Jr. Volunteers

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* Please note: Photographers and videographers will be present during VBS, capturing the various events and activities throughout the week. These photos and videos will be used by Lutheran Church of Hope to promote VBS via mainstream marketing channels such as: church bulletins, printed newsletters, special publications, website and social media. If you have questions or concerns regarding this policy, please direct them to Chris Gunnare, Executive Minister - Operations, at or 515-222-1520.


If you have questions about online registration or would like more information about VBS, please contact or 515-282-4481.

VBS Supply Donations

It requires a lot of supplies to pull off VBS! We would love your donations of the following items if you would like to contribute in this way. Thank you so much for your support!

Vacation Bible School T-Shirt Pickup

Sundays, July 11 & 18, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Come pick up your child’s VBS T-shirt! T-shirts can also be picked up during VBS. A T-shirt is included with VBS registration. If you registered after June 15, sizes are not guaranteed.

Vacation Bible School Mission Project

July 18-25

Throughout VBS, Hope+Elim is collecting travel-sized personal care supplies to benefit our neighbors at Primary Health Care.

Donation list:

  • Feminine products (tampons or pads)
  • Bras
  • New underwear
  • Deodorant – any kind
  • Toothbrushes
  • Toothpaste
  • Hair combs/brushes
  • Shampoo
  • Body wash