Christmas Themed Items
First Christmas: Video Bundle
It was a night that no one would forget. The night the Christ Child was born. Watch as we hear reflections on that night from Joseph, Mary, Elizabeth, The Inn Keeper, A Wiseman, A Shepherd. Each invited to take part in the birth of the world’s savior.
As a mother and son unpack the Christmas decorations they also unpack some less than happy memories involving the manger scene and some peanut butter covered fingers.
Come Thou Long Expected Jesus
All of creation, all of God’s story, all of us, long for Christ’s coming. Watch this moving piece that illustrates how all of history culminates in the birth of Jesus.
‘Tis Better to Give
The brothers Marley gather to celebrate Christmas and quickly learn ’tis truly better to have a giving heart than to give anything at all.
Christmas Candlelight Service
The Skit Guys help shed some light on the significance of the candlelight service. This video includes 4 different endings that can be used to promote or introduce your Candlelight service.
Let Your Light Shine
Eddie is trying to take down the Christmas lights from his house, but is that just a symbol of what he’s trying to do with Jesus?
This light-hearted film uses humor to remind us all why the birth of Jesus is relevant all year long.
The Living Nativity
A hilarious and heartwarming mockumentary that tells the story of an actor performing in a living nativity who takes his role way too seriously.
He Came To Get Messy
Do you ever feel that God is nowhere near and can’t understand your pain? Over 2000 years ago, Jesus, God’s Son, came into the world, not as royalty but as a baby born in a stable full of muck and animals. In this video Tommy reminds us with powerful imagery of the sacrifice that Jesus made by humbling himself to become one of us. It was a dirty job and he didn’t have to do it…but the world is changed because he did.
The Innkeeper’s Dilemma
Looking for the perfect addition to your Christmas or Advent program? Tommy and Eddie have the perfect video for you! Get this new video of “The Innkeeper’s Dilemma”, which tells the story of Stuart, an innkeeper, and his quest to find meaning in his life. Along the way, he encounters a guest, a shepherd, and a wise man who help him see that God has provided purpose in the little baby that has been born in the stable. Stuart (Eddie James) tells the story of the strange night at the inn as he encounters the different characters (Tommy Woodard) that detail the biblical story of Christ’s birth.
The invitations that matter the most come from people who are invested in our lives. Use this mini-movie to encourage your church to invite someone they care about to church.
A Christmas Sermon You Can Preach
It’s a story heard throughout the world, one we hear every year. But no matter how familiar we are with the Christmas story, sharing our faith with others can be difficult. This mini-movie presents a Christmas sermon that we all can preach.
Light Of Christmas Worship Intro
about the coming of Christ. It features an epic soundtrack (God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen) & powerful visuals including the Nativity, Bethlehem, shepherds, wise men, and finishing with an image of the star shining above earth.
Stuff Christians Say On Xmas
We Christians can say a lot of things when Christmas comes around. How many of these have you caught yourself saying?
La Verdadera Vispera de la Navidad
Most of us can relate to a child’s anticipation on the night before Christmas, excited about the next morning’s gifts. In this mini movie, we relate that very sense of anticipation of wonderful gifts to come with the emotions that Mary must have felt the night before Jesus was born. The whole world looked forward to the gift of His arrival, and suddenly, He was here. Perfect for any Christmas service, especially Christmas Eve.
Christmas Light of the World
On the first Christmas, Jesus: the Light of the World was born - a light that spread and trans- formed everything in its path. That light of Christ still transforms today - regardless of how hopeless, alone, or broken the individual might be. This mini-movie makes the events at the manger on that first Christmas immediately relevant to an individual’s current circumstance. It
serves as a beautiful transition out of worship or into a ministry moment or altar call.
First Christmas: Wise Man
The Wise Man recounts his journey and the surprise at the end of it all.
Length: 3-4 minutes
First Christmas: Shepherd
The night of Christ’s birth, a shepherd realizes that this night is good news to ALL people.
Length: 3-4 minutes
First Christmas: Joseph
Joseph struggles to understand why God would choose him to be Christ’s earthly father.
Length: 2-4 minutes
First Christmas: Innkeeper
The Innkeeper comes to realize why his mother always told him to make room.
Length: 3-4 minutes
First Christmas: Elizabeth
Elizabeth discovers that God can create life out of a barren womb.
Length: 3-4 minutes
First Christmas: Mary
Mary discovers that Christ really will change everything.
Length: 3-4 minutes
What’s The Deal With Christmas
A curious barista wants to know how Christians really look at Christmas and why.
All Mom Wants For Christmas
As moms, all we want for Christmas is to create special memories for our families, but sometimes it’s easy to get carried away. In all of the splendor of the season, don’t forget to keep the focus on the reason why we celebrate in the first place.
The Christmas season isn’t just a time when we tend to forget the true meaning of this holiday, but a time we act contradictory to it. This spoken word poem by David Bowden is a great reminder of what Christmas is all about.
The Christmas Truce
Based on a true story, this moving, animated mini movie recounts one British soldier’s experience of an unlikely Christmas celebration in the chaos and darkness of World War I, adding depth to our own celebration of the birth of Christ and our longing to be home.
This collection includes the “Advent: Introduction” video, five Advent Liturgy videos, and a PDF that has guidelines for how and when to use the videos during the Advent season as well as pages for each video’s Liturgy.
O Holy Night
Set to the timeless and beautiful song O Holy Night as performed by MercyMe. This film com- bines the prophetic foresight of Old Testament scripture and the confirming New Testament narrative about the circumstances of Jesus’s birth. While the significance of the event is un- equaled, the reality of the experience for Joseph and Mary would have seemed in stark contrast
to that Truth.
Christmas not only brings in the most guests of any service each year, but also a wide variety of backgrounds, denominations, and traditions. This video welcomes them all in the true spirit of the season.
This video calls the viewer to think differently about the kinds of gifts you can give others for Christmas. A thought provoking video that includes a call to evangelism.
For congregations unfamiliar with Advent, this introduction helps serve as primer for its practices and tra- ditions, ones that have for centuries helped Christians focus on and commemorate the true reason of the Christmas season.
Advent: The Hope Candle
Having strayed from the path of righteousness, The Hope Candle creates a yearning in our souls for the coming Shepherd who will guide us.
Advent: The Preparation Candle
In need of forgiveness,The Preparation Candle prepares our hearts to receive a Savior who will carry the burden of our transgressions.
Advent: The Joy Candle
With praise on our lips and gratitude in our hearts, The Joy Candle expresses our excitement for the Child who will be born and the King who will return.
Advent: The Love Candle
In humility, The Love Candle acknowledges that we have received atonement for our sins because He first loved us.
Advent: The Christ Candle
On the eve of His birth, The Christ Candle leads us into receiving - at long last - the promised Child: Immanuel, God with us.
A Very Special Baby
Crayon drawings come to life as the traditional story of Jesus’ birth is told by a very young storyteller.
A Very Special Christmas
Crayon drawings animate real-life responses from boys and girls as they talk about Christmas. Cute, emotional and meaningful, these innocent, heartfelt responses will bring joy to your congregation this Christmas season.
With quotes from respected literary, theological, and historical figures, this special video inspires
us not only to the season’s true meaning, but also its eternal spirit.
Christmas is a time of joy, but it can also magnify burdens. This Christmas Invite will inspire your congregation to reach out to those who are struggling, to invite them to your church where
they can hear the Christmas message of a new beginning.
Why We Celebrate Christmas
Celebrating the birth of Jesus is more then a time for gift exchanges and parties. It is the fulfill-
ment of the long awaited promise of an eternal covenant.
The Christmas Gospel
A meditation on Christ’s birth through the lens of the cross. Based on a sermon by Tim Keller.
The Road to Bethlehem
Mary and Joseph are on the long road to Bethlehem and have plenty of time to process exactly what God has chosen them for.
Length: 5-7 minutes
God’s Perfect Gift
God limited Himself to become human, breathing new life into the world and giving us His perfect gift so we might be saved. This is a responsive reading perfect for your worship time during this Christmas season.
Length: 1 - 3 minutes
The Bells of Christmas
As the bells of Christmas usher in the season of hurry up and get there, the true meaning starts to fade in the background as we forget why we celebrate Christmas in the first place.
Length: 3-5 minutes
Cute Christmas Invite
Use this cute and fun mini-movie to promote your upcoming Christmas or Christmas Eve services and to remind your congregation to invite a friend or two!
Impressions of Hope
An illustration of the hope we have in Jesus, the true gift of Christmas, told with light, sand, and an artist’s hand.
Good Grief Christmas Invite
Hey Blockheads, ‘tis the season to help those you love discover what Christmas is all about. This fun and nostalgic holiday invite gets right to the point: inviting those you love to church at Christmas may not be easy - but it’s always worth it! In fact, it’s Good Grief!
Christ The Savior Is Born
We were alone, living under the curse of sin, until the light of Jesus broke into our world. Wrapped in cloths and lying in a manger, the Word became flesh. So, come let us adore the Newborn King, Christ the Lord. Featuring scripture from Luke 2:10-11, this mini-movie works perfectly as a worship intro or sermon illustration for your Advent, Christmas, and Christmas Eve services.
Mary And Joe
Sometimes we need to experience the same world-changing story, told in a different way. Musical underscore is “Hallelujah”, performed by Future of Forestry.