The Skit Guys

Church Announcement Pack 2

Christmas Resources

The Christmas Connection Video

It can be easy to get caught up in the Christmas season and miss out on the reason we celebrate. This video is a funny reminder that the baby born in the manger, is the same Jesus who ultimately died for our sins. He’s not just the reason for the season or the reason for cool bracelets. Jesus is worth celebrating all year.


Our Coming Savior Video Bundle Video

This Christmas series is an amazing tool that will help prepare your church in celebration of our coming savior. Not only that, but if your church follows Advent, this series can complement each Sunday.


Christmas Candlelight Invite Video

Watch as Tommy and Eddie give some pointers on how to light candles. Great to use in the weeks leading up to your Christmas Eve service. Includes two versions: a promo for Christmas Eve services, and one to use on Christmas Eve if you’d prefer.


The Skinny On Christmas Video

We all have our Christmas traditions. Some are good, some…not so good. Watch as this cast of characters tells the meaning they find in Christmas, then watch as Tommy shares a true story about a powerful realization he had one Christmas.


The Gifts of Christmas: Video Bundle Video

Christmas gifts come in all kinds of sizes, shapes and styles. This Christmas, introduce your church family to five people who discover that the gifts of Christmas are really:

The Gift of Expectancy
The Gift of Grace
The Gift of Reconciliation
The Gift of Adoption
The Gift of Jesus

Each gift will help your congregation enter the Christmas season with hearts overflowing with the love of God.

This bundle of The Gifts of Christmas includes all 5 videos, sermon outlines, motion backgrounds and artwork.


First Christmas: Video Bundle Video

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.


Sticky Jesus Video

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 Video

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 Video

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 Video

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 Video

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?


The Living Nativity Video

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 Video

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 Video

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.


Missing Christmas Script

Sara and Becca try to coordinate their holiday schedule when they realize they’re so busy doing Christmas events, they may actually be missing Christmas.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 4

A Christmas Dream Script

This Christmas poem calling on Christians to let peace begin with their hearts, is perfect for your Christmas Eve or candlelight service.

  • Actors: 1-3

Come to the Manger Script

Want an engaging and memorable children’s Christmas play with lots and lots of adorable children without the hassle of rehearsing an engaging and memorable Christmas play with lots and lots of adorable children? Look no further! This script is designed to be a spontaneous Christmas pageant for any child in attendance who wants to participate! Attendees walk in the door, no children’s rehearsals needed, and get to choose which character in the Christmas story they want to play and go up on stage and help tell the story of the birth of Jesus! Further enrich your event with crafts and activities, costume making and reflection times! So, join in and Come to the Manger in an engaging and entertaining and easier way this Christmas!

  • Actors: 7+
  • Minutes: 15

Heavenly Expectations Script

It’s the day of the big announcement to Mary and some angels are anxiously awaiting Gabriel’s return to hear how it went.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 6

Every Day of the Year Script

Brother and sister, Richard and Carol, fight over the placement of a nativity set, when their friend Sandy arrives and reveals that we all have a tendency to only celebrate Jesus at Christmas.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 6

Stable Mabel Script

Mabel may be the lead goose in this barn, but tonight her stable environment is shaking with the news that a new baby king may have to be born here. As she and her animal friends scramble to prepare the place, their efforts are sabotaged by a couple of the bullying King’s Horses - pretty ponies who will do anything to keep a new king from coming onto the scene. This script comes with promotional slides and bulletin artwork.

  • Actors: 8
  • Minutes: 30

Been Good? Script

In the thick of the “Christmas Crazy”, a Dad discovers one of the most dangerous deceptions of the holiday—that it’s for those who are good. A monologue to open a service.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 5

Good Will and All That Script

Ellen’s husband, Glen, throws out a radical Christmas idea that just about sends Ellen over the edge.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 5

Semi-Synthetic Christmas Script

Olivia is disappointed with the synthetic Christmas trees at the tree lot, when she runs into a friend who seems to be having a synthetic Christmas.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 4

Christmas Future Script

Set in the future, a mom and dad confront their teen about using a word that is no longer allowed to say in public.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 6

‘Twas the Fight Before Christmas Script

Marvin, who simply wants to read the famous Christmas story about Santa, is assaulted by family members who have their own ideas of what the night before Christmas should be like.

  • Actors: 6
  • Minutes: 10

The Light (Voiceover) Video

Over 2000 years ago a light was given to us, but it was not meant only for us. It was a gift to be shared with the world. Using scripture from John 8:12 and Isaiah 9:2, this mini movie is designed specifically for your Christmas Eve service. A version without the voiceover is also available.


A Season of Hope Script

While wrapping a present, a woman (or man) explains why her focus and priorities have shifted a little this Christmas. A perfect script for sharing the hope we have in Jesus this Christmas. Includes a male and female version of the script.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 4

Adore Him Christmas Worship Intro Video

This energetic Christmas worship introduction video features a blend of lyrics from the carol “O Come All Ye Faithful” along with declarations regarding Christ’s arrival, Kingdom, and sovereignty.  An epic soundtrack is timed to stylized 3D scenes of Bethlehem, shepherds, angels, baby Jesus in a manger, Mary & Joseph, all depicted in peaceful night scenes with shining stars.


What Christmas Is Video

Christmas is so much more than a holiday. It’s more than family get togethers, presents under the tree and lights hanging on the house. Christmas is about God reaching down from Heaven. It’s about the birth of Jesus, our Savior. It’s about the Word becoming flesh and dwelling among us. Christmas is about grace and the promise of eternity. Simply put, Christmas is about Jesus.


I Came Video

This Christmas, celebrate the miracle of God coming to redeem us. He did not send an angel or prophet, but He came himself. After 400 years of silence, in the fullness of time, God came in flesh, born in the most humble of conditions. Create a worshipful atmosphere during Christmas by taking a fresh look at the nativity. This powerful Christmas mini-movie will make a great worship intro at the beginning of your Christmas services, or a moving opening to your sermon during the Christmas season.


Born Video

Born with no fanfare, in the humblest of settings; and yet born to change the world forever. Celebrate the birth of Jesus with this service starter for your Christmas or Christmas Eve gatherings. Using scripture from Luke 1:31 and Luke 2:11, this mini-movie works great as a worship intro or sermon illustration for your December services.


Christmas Invite Video

This invite video includes two versions, one for the Christmas Season and one for Christmas Eve. Great video to remind your congregation to invite their friends, family and neighbors to church this Christmas season!


The Way in a Manger Video

From seven different perspectives comes the story of one baby whose arrival would forever change the world.  The Way in a Manger is perfect for connecting your congregation with the reality of the birth of Christ, as told by Simeon, Joseph, Herod, the Magi, the Innkeeper, Mary, and a Shepherd.


A Great Light Video

Three children in dire circumstances prepare for an honored guest. Set to the text of Isaiah 9, this mini movie encourages us to wonder anew at the strange and beautiful arrival of our Savior. A good fit for any Christmas service, especially Christmas Eve.


Our Coming Savior: The Shepherds Video

Having just heard from angels, three shepherds argue about who should get to go see the new Messiah and who should have to stay back and “sheep-sit”.


Our Coming Savior: The Shepherds Script

Sam, Jake and Frank are three average shepherds whose lives are changed when they are visited by angels who bring news of Christ’s birth. While they are all eager to get going to visit the Christ child, they wrestle with the small matter of who is going to be on sheep duty. Includes mp3 of music found in the video version as seen below.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 3

It All Starts Here Video

If we want our modern Christmas celebrations to make sense, we need to go back to the starting point. Take your congregation on the journey.


Mary and Joe Script

Joe has just learned he’s going to be a dad, but not the way he had ever planned.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 3

Our Coming Savior: The Innkeeper Script

An innkeeper meets a young couple looking for a place to rest as they travel. Though weary, the innkeeper is in conflict about wanting to help vs. the reality of his booked up inn. Includes mp3 of music found in the video version as seen below.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 3

Our Coming Savior: Herod Script

After hearing rumors about the birth of a Messiah, a ruthless Herod tries to use some new acquaintances to get him information about the newborn Christ. Includes mp3 of music found in the video version.

  • Actors: 5
  • Minutes: 3