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opening skits on DVD

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mark Campbell Jun 23, 2012. 5 Replies

I love the skits with MC Cici, Billy Ray Bob Buffalo, etc!  I would certainly purchase a DVD of actors performing theses skits.   We are a small church in rural Virginia, and it takes all of our…Continue

Group name ideas?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Adrienne Sheridan Jun 11, 2012. 2 Replies

Can you all help me brainstorm cute "Praise" related names for the different age groups?Continue

backstage passes/lanyards sold separately?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mark Campbell Mar 8, 2012. 1 Reply

We are a small church on a tight budget.  Instead of each child getting a music CD, we would like to give each family one.  We would, however, like for each child to get a backstage pass and…Continue

Decorations for "Praise"

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mark Campbell Jun 11, 2012. 22 Replies

Any ideas for decorations?Continue

 

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"We are doing the newest version (2017) of Backstage with the Bible, but would love to get our hands on "Shamhow' and some of the old skits."
Mar 22
marlenealicep replied to Rhonda Wiggonton's discussion opening skits on DVD
Jun 23, 2012
marlenealicep replied to Rhonda Wiggonton's discussion opening skits on DVD
"We are a small church also, so can't do the skits.  When will you have yours filmed?  Our VBS starts July 8 Marlene lpearson@midwestinfo.net"
Jun 23, 2012
Rhonda Wiggonton replied to Rhonda Wiggonton's discussion opening skits on DVD
"Our VBS begins tomorrow, June 24. Thanks anyway, I'm sure your skits will be great. May God bless your VBS"
Jun 23, 2012
Jennifer B replied to Rhonda Wiggonton's discussion opening skits on DVD
"Rhonda, When are you doing your VBS?  Our is not until July 23rd, but we should be filiming the skits before then. Jennifer"
Jun 23, 2012
Rhonda Wiggonton posted a discussion

opening skits on DVD

I love the skits with MC Cici, Billy Ray Bob Buffalo, etc!  I would certainly purchase a DVD of actors performing theses skits.   We are a small church in rural Virginia, and it takes all of our people to pull off VBS.  We just don't have enough people for the skits...Would Go Fish consider making DVDs  of the skits for churches to purchase?See More
Jun 22, 2012
Rhonda Wiggonton liked Mark Campbell's discussion VBS Banners - Printing Option with Great Prices
Jun 22, 2012
Adrienne Sheridan replied to Rhonda Wiggonton's discussion Group name ideas?
"For our preschoolers, we are calling them the "Lil' Prayer Rockers". The next age group is the "Rappers" 2-3rd grade are the "Hiphoppers" 4-5th are the "Beatboxers""
Jun 11, 2012
Jackie Fallon replied to Rhonda Wiggonton's discussion Decorations for "Praise"
"I did this last year for Go Fish Kickin' It Old School...it was a challenge but they turned out so cool and everybody loved them.  I used the overhead projector and set it up in the sanctuary and taped my paper on the back wall…"
Jun 8, 2012
Rhonda Wiggonton posted a discussion

Group name ideas?

Can you all help me brainstorm cute "Praise" related names for the different age groups?See More
Jun 8, 2012
Becca Dorn replied to Rhonda Wiggonton's discussion Decorations for "Praise"
"this is our first year with Go Fish Guys!! we have VBS JUNE 24-29th!!! can't wait...I will post pictures and let you know how is goes. we are a small country Mississippi Baptist Church and we are going to knock God's socks off :O)"
Jun 6, 2012
Denise Meyers replied to Rhonda Wiggonton's discussion Decorations for "Praise"
"I think a good silhouette screen would be the same as a shadow puppet screen (which I have done) and it works VERY well and is cheap.  use plain plastic shower curtains (from the dollar store even). They are excellent for shadow…"
Jun 6, 2012
Lindsey Snellenberger replied to Rhonda Wiggonton's discussion Decorations for "Praise"
"This is our second year with Go fish - last year we did Kickin' it old school.  We decorated out sanctuary like a huge christian concert!  I blacked out the windows, we had strobe lights going and Go Fish Playing!  The…"
Jun 4, 2012
Betty Hubbard replied to Rhonda Wiggonton's discussion Decorations for "Praise"
"Jill, that is wonderful! Thanks for the idea....I have talented people who can do just that:) Thanks for sharing!!!"
Jun 2, 2012
Jill Whitney replied to Rhonda Wiggonton's discussion Decorations for "Praise"
"I make props out of Styrofoam from home depot.   Here's my first one."
Jun 1, 2012
Steward Scully replied to Rhonda Wiggonton's discussion Decorations for "Praise"
"I made them :-) I found some pics that I like on google, and traced them using a projector. I went to a local hardware store and got some of that pink styofoam insulation that they use in houses, thats what i traced it on, them painted them.…"
May 21, 2012

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clever group names for Backstage with the Bible

Posted on March 24, 2011 at 1:07pm 2 Comments

We've divided our groups for Backstage with the Bible into 3 yrs - preK, K - 2nd, and 3rd - 6th.  I need help naming the groups...something like "Little Rockers"  "Jammers"...something rock n roll or music related.  I would appreciate any ideas.

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At 12:52pm on December 31, 2011, Gayla Busch said…

Rhonday, if you were asking about shipping the backdrop, our Children's Pastor was supposed to have already shipped it to someone.  He is out of town this week, but I will check with him & find out.  If he's already shipped it, I can get you the name of who he shipped it to & maybe the schedule will work out for both of you to use it!!! 

Be blessed,

Gayla Busch

At 6:12pm on February 8, 2011, Pastor Bob Brown said…
Rhonda
How we made our 5 symbol boxes:

1. We built our box frames using 2’ x 4’s
2. We measured and cut ¼” plywood to cover 1 side of each box.
3. We cut a large circle out of the center of each panel.
4. The panels were nailed to the front of each box.
5. We bought cheap white sheet fabric in five colors to cover the panels.
6. The fabric was wrapped on the frames over top of the panels, extending over the edges and stapled on the back side of the frames.
7. The fabric is slit with a box cutter in the center of the cutout, then cut like spokes of a bike wheel. The resulting triangle shapes are wrapped to the back as tightly as possible and taped on the back with masking tape.
8. Colored fabric, in 5 bright colors, was cut to size about 1” larger than the panels and stapled on the front, covering the entire panel. This fabric should be light weight and translucent- allowing some light to shine through.
9. The five symbols were printed from the VBS CD of resources on transparencies, then enlarged to appropriate size to fit the circles on stiff paper, outlined with a permanent marker. These patterns were taped to the glittery felt fabric and cut out. Then the symbols were glued to the front of each panel as near to center as possible.
10. The frames were set up on the stage in the proper order, and connected with small metal plates and screws. They may need to be weighted from behind.
11. We used regular worklights with clamps and bowl reflectors behind the panels to light up each symbol on the appropriate day.
12. We also used a remote control switch to remotely operate the lights from the back of the room.
We saved the boxes, so they could be reused if someone wanted to.
 
 
 

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