Detectives VBS Plus: Smelly Camels and More!


Discover unusual God-sightings with Rebekah, Jeremiah, Jonah, Jesus’ disciples and the Good Samaritan.

Detectives VBS PLUS is two separate units of faith formation materials for preschool, children, youth and adults. Based on the song “Detectives of Divinity,” by Bryan Moyer Suderman (, the sessions guide participants as they investigate Old and New Testament stories, discovering clues of God’s presence in the scriptures and in themselves. Loaded with crafts, games, reproducible pages, artwork, activities, memory verses and insightful discussion questions, Detectives VBS PLUS is perfect for vacation bible school, children’s clubs, retreats, and other faith formation settings.

What’s included:

  • 5 sessions of Vacation Bible School materials, preschool through grade 5; PLUS 5 sessions for youth, PLUS 5 sessions for adults on the same scripture stories
  • Graphics and fun ideas to energize your VBS program
  • Audio MP3s and lead sheets for group singing
  • In-depth, creative Bible study for youth and adults to parallel the VBS stories

Sessions Outline:

  1. Jeremiah: On a Mission with God. Jeremiah 1:1-10, 29:11-13
  2. Rebekah and the Smelly Camels. Genesis 24
  3. Jonah—The Man Who Didn’t Get Away: A Different Fish Story
  4. Jesus Recruits Detectives. Luke 5:1-11
  5. The Good Samaritan. Luke 10:25-37
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Three convenient ways to download:

Once you have completed your payment for Detectives VBS Plus: Smelly Camels and More! in our PayPal portal, there are three easy ways to download your resources:

First, your browser will automatically redirect back to your order confirmation page on the Springs Forth! website. There, you will find a blue button labeled “Detectives VBS Plus: Smelly Camels and More!” under the “Downloads” section that you may click to automatically download the packaged files.

Second, once completing the purchase you will receive an email with a subject line like “Your Springs Forth! order complete.” In that email, the order details are shown in a set of columns, and one of the columns is labeled “Detectives VBS Plus: Smelly Camels and More!” link under that column, and the full package should download automatically.

Finally, you can always go back into your account on the Springs Forth! website to get the download. Once logged in, hover over your username (it may be the first part of your email address, like “bobd” from “”) and click “Settings” from the drop-down. Then, click “Downloads” from the list on the left, and there will be a blue button labeled “Detectives VBS Plus: Smelly Camels and More!” that you can click to download the package.

The downloaded package you’ll receive via any of these methods is a zipped folder that contains all the Detectives 13 resources. To unzip, right click and select “Extract” (on a PC), or double-click (on a Mac).


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