Technology is great … especially when you can see who’s ringing your doorbell while looking at your phone! It’s not so great when you’re at church on Easter Sunday and your neighbor (and everyone around you) realizes you didn’t invite him! Don’t let Easter get awkward! This is a funny reminder for churches to use leading up to Easter services.
There is a question that Jesus asked his disciples—the most important question. One that resonates through history. A question that He asks each one of us: “Who Do You Say I Am?”
This new teaching experience is designed to help your congregation prepare for and celebrate this holy season of Easter. “Who Do You Say I Am” is a fully customizable experience. You can use it as a 5-week teaching series, a full-length Easter program, a Holy Week experience, or even as material for your small groups.
Included are 5 mini-movies that depict a variety of New Testament characters as they attempt to answer this life changing question. Or, if you prefer a live performance with your own drama team, the scripts for each mini-movie are included. The bundle also includes PDFs of sermon guides that will equip pastors to prepare sermons that have rich historical backgrounds and biblical precepts built in. Each week will give you a different take on the question, “Who do you say I am?”
You’ll also get sermon slides, stills, motion backgrounds, a countdown, original music, customizable artwork and promotional material to help you promote your “Who Do You Say I Am?” experience at your church.
When Peter and John realize that Jesus is gone from his tomb, they slowly realize what this means for their Savior and the entire world.
Frank and his family have no problem asking their neighbor for help with a picture…but it never crossed Frank’s mind to invite him to their church’s Easter services. Watch this get uncomfortable really fast.
Watch this series of vignettes that communicate the impact of Christ both before and after the Cross. This package is a profoundly moving and authentic way to prepare the hearts and minds of your congregation in advance of Easter.
What do you believe about Easter? About God? About Christ? Watch as this stirring video combines spoken word and an artful depiction to articulate what we believe and what that means. Start your Easter service or sermon with this powerful and moving message.
Watch this series of eyewitness accounts that dramatically retell the course of Christ’s ministry leading up to his crucifixion. These videos will help your church prepare for Easter. They highlight major events in Christ’s life and how they impact people’s lives today.
The purchased package includes eight total videos: John the Baptist, Simon Peter, Temple Cleansing, Nicodemus, God’s Voice In the Thunder, Palm Sunday, Peter’s Denial, and Nobody But Jesus.
The package also includes supplemental materials like: 8 Weeks of Sermon Notes, a Countdown Video, a Motions Pack, a Stills Pack, Sermon Slides and Artwork for your church programs and promotion.
Watch as Peter painfully recounts the events leading up to his darkest hour. Great video for Good Friday Services.
Jesus lived a short life, but in that time, he did so much. Perhaps even more than his accomplishments though, what is so profound is his unique ability to be everything we needed and be everything that no one else could. Based on a sermon by Sam Storms (www.samstorms.com).
Simon of Cyrene made the long journey to celebrate Passover in Jerusalem. Little did he know that this Friday would go down in history. A great video for the weeks leading up to Easter, and ideal for Good Friday. Includes a short version and long version.
From Palm Sunday to Easter Sunday, Jesus goes from being ushered in like a king to being crucified like a criminal and then ultimately overcoming the grave. Watch as people close to Jesus recount his final week. The video pack includes all 5 videos (Andrew and Philip, Mary of Bethany, Malchus, Simon of Cyrene and Salome) as well 5 different slides, sermon helps, a countdown and artwork that you can use for promotional materials, programs or whatever else you want to create.
It would be a morning unlike any other. Watch as Peter and John race through Jerusalem on Easter morning only to discover an empty tomb (John 20:3-10). This Easter video sets up your choir or congregation for the proclamation that He is alive. Includes an alternate version in Aramaic.
Christ has risen! Start your Easter worship service or sermon with this moving video expressing the celebration of Easter and the significance of Christ’s resurrection in our lives.
A dramatic retelling of Jesus’ last day. Hear from six individuals who were close to Jesus before his death on the cross, Good Friday. This video sets the stage for Christ’s resurrection and shows God’s forgiveness and love for mankind.
The purchased package includes four videos total: the full cut (what you see here), the Garden scene, the Last Supper scene, and the Golgotha scene – which is helpful if you want to intersperse the clips throughout a service for added effect.
Also see the video ‘Grace’ under related items below as a good follow-up to this video.
What is Palm Sunday? The Skit Guys explain the history and significance of Palm Sunday as only they can. Get your church prepared to celebrate Holy Week!
In this scene the Skit Guys portray a powerful conversation between Jesus and Peter which shows us the amazing Grace of God.
Haunted by a dream about Jesus, Claudia had pleaded with her husband, Pilate, not to have anything to do with Jesus. As she shares her account, Claudia expresses concern over losing their political status and power while battling confusion over whether Jesus really was who He (and others) claimed he was.
In this new look at the Good Friday story from the Easter bundle, Who Do You Say I Am?, this mini-movie will let people wrestle with the question, even if, like Claudia, they don’t have an answer.
The truth is, most of us really aren’t that great at sharing our faith and many of us have never even invited an unchurched person to church. But this Easter we can change those stats. Use this mini-movie to encourage your congregation to invite people to church this Easter.
This is Resurrection uniquely brings together those who have doubts and those who are certain about faith, showing us that resurrection is more than just a story to believe in- it’s something that happens every day.
Your purchase includes two versions that differ only in the background music: Celebration (an energetic service opener) and Contemplative (a thoughtful sermon-enhancer).
This powerful short film presents the Gospel through timelapse painting, from creation to the resurrection & all of eternity. A simple but poetic voiceover combines with modern music to tell the story of God creating the universe, the fall of mankind, Christ coming to earth, the crucifixion, Easter, and the glorious promise of heaven. Special thanks to Jason Jaspersen, the genius behind the art.
On Palm Sunday, Jesus entered into Jerusalem as a King with crowds shouting praises to Him saying, “Hosanna to the Son of David!” Encourage your church to also praise Jesus as King this Palm Sunday. Encourage them to sing out, “Hosanna in the Highest” and “Hosanna to the King of Kings!” This mini-movie will help prepare the hearts of your church for worship on Palm Sunday.
Though he was blind, Bartimaeus could see that Jesus was more than just a great teacher. He believed and trusted that Jesus could heal his blindness when he shouted out to Jesus from the side of the road. As he recounts his story with his vision restored, Bartimaeus tells how he joined the crowds on Palm Sunday, shouting that Jesus is Hosanna in the highest.
When he reflects on the moment when Jesus asked, “Who do you say I am?,” one of the disciples remembers Peter’s answer—that Jesus is the Christ. It’s at this point the disciple realizes that Jesus is exactly who he said he is, and that he will be coming back to save us all.
Easter is a time to worship our Savior for His work on the cross and His triumph over sin and death. It’s a day to celebrate our redemption, remember God’s grace and give glory to Jesus. It’s a day to celebrate the moment our eternity changed. Jesus lives!
The world believes that Easter is about chocolate bunnies, hunting eggs, and baskets. Who really needs that kind of Easter? But, the real Easter that Christians celebrate is about Jesus, redemption, life, and hope. Who needs that Easter? Well, everyone needs that Easter! So, let’s get the word out. Let’s share the Good News and invite our communities to come find out the true meaning of Easter. Remind your congregation to invite their friends, family, and neighbors using this Easter Invite mini-movie.
At the cross, they thought it was over. Jesus was dead. Hope was lost. Love was dead. Three days later, all of that changed. Jesus was victorious. Sin and death were defeated and hope was restored. Jesus couldn’t stay in the grave, because love is alive!
A simple and moving retelling of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ.
Use this mini-movie as a energetic and upbeat introduction to your time of worship on Palm Sunday.
What would it look like to use fire to represent the blood of Christ cleansing us of sin? Use this mini movie any time you need to convey the beauty and power of the Gospel.
This Easter short-film speaks of rocks, hills, and fields crying out on Easter morning, “Jesus is Alive! He has risen just as he said!” These powerful phrases are matched with beautiful aerial footage, an energetic soundtrack, and a presentation of the gospel message, encouraging the viewer to lay down their burdens and receive the gift of salvation. Closes on a view of the empty tomb at sunrise with the light of Christ pouring out.
Based on Joel 2:12-13, this mini-movie will encourage your congregation to return to the Lord with reflection and repentance, during the season of Lent. Our Heavenly Father is merciful and compassionate. During Lent, we should come to the Lord in the same way Jesus did in the Garden, with fasting and weeping. During Lent, we remember His sacrifice and give back, because He gave all.
Lord prepare our hearts, as we enter this season of Lent. A prayer asking God to help us reflect on our lives, repent for wrong choices, and replace the things that come between us and our relationship with Him.
Taking us from the cross to the grave to the resurrection, this powerful call to worship challenges us to celebrate and remember the work of Jesus at Easter…His sacrifice, His mercy, His victory and our redemption!
After Easter, Jesus continued to minister on this planet for another 40 days before He ascended into Heaven. During that time, he opened the disciple’s eyes. He opened their minds to understand scripture. And, most importantly, after Easter he gave His church the Great Commission. With this new mission for the church, he tells each of us to go tell the world, to go make disciples, to go serve, and to go share God’s love. During this time after easter, Jesus also gave us a promise - to be with us always, as we go. This video will make a great illustration for preaching on the Great Commission the week after easter.
With powerful music and graphics, this intense Easter worship intro illustrates Jesus’ suffering of the cross and His death on Good Friday. But, that’s not the end of the story. The climax of the video exclaims the amazing resurrection of Christ. The opening of the video also tells of Jesus’ mission (why he came), and closes with an invitation for all to believe and place their faith in Christ. This easter mini-movie will make for an emotional introduction to your Sunday morning Easter Services, as you celebrate the resurrection of Christ. Also, be sure to check out the matching motion collection called “Easter Sunrise Mini-Pack Vol 2” (must be purchased separately). The Mini-Pack contains a 5-minute countdown, 6 Motion Loops, and 6 Still Backgrounds.
Two disciples reflect on walking and talking with Jesus on the Road to Emmaus after His resurrection. They might bicker and take a few rabbit trails as they remember that day, but the burning in their hearts lives on. Great for Easter Sunday or the Sunday after.
Launch your Easter service elements with this inspirational short-film, and set the tone for the only Story that offers true Hope.
By sending Jesus, God stepped into this broken world in human form. And through His sacrifice, He wiped clean our old story and started writing a new one. It’s a story of redemption and forgiveness. It’s our life story. It’s His story. It’s a resurrection story. Perfect for Easter Sunday as a worship intro, sermon illustration, or closing benediction.
This energetic worship introduction is perfect for Palm Sunday or any time during the Easter season. Scripture verses from Zechariah, Matthew & Isaiah blend with stylized low-poly artwork depicting Jerusalem, Jesus riding on a donkey, palm branches, and ultimately the cross, pointing to salvation. Hosanna to the King of Kings!
Remind your community that the power of the resurrection is the same power that can help them to overcome loss, defeat, doubt, and death. Perfect for Easter Sunday, and designed to work with our Easter Invite video, Good News (hyperlink to video).
As Holy Week begins, “Hosanna” is the cry of our hearts. Today, we worship a triumphant Messiah. A Savior willing to give everything to redeem our eternity. Today, we worship Jesus!
Featuring Jesus’ words to His followers (and to us) after the cross and resurrection, this Easter Sunday video serves as a companion to On the Cross, a Good Friday video displaying Jesus’ last words before His death.
This dark, reflective mini movie simply displays Jesus’ last words on the cross. A good fit for a Good Friday service. It also serves as a companion to the Easter Sunday mini movie After the Cross.
On Palm Sunday, Jesus rode a donkey toward the gates of Jerusalem while crowds of people were waving palm branches and shouting, “Hosanna”. But, the Pharisees were angry and told Jesus, “Quiet your people down.” Jesus replied, “If they keep quiet, the stones will cry out.” This Palm Sunday, encourage your congregation to “cry out” to Hosanna! Encourage your congregation to worship the King of Kings and the Lord of Lords. Prepare your people to worship Jesus in spirit and in truth.
We can all relate to that “I have to tell someone!” feeling we get when we receive exciting news. Good News is not only an encouragement to invite others to experience Easter Sunday with your community, but it also works year-round as a reminder of the Great Commission.
Start your Easter Celebration with this call to worship and reflect on all that changed when Christ rose from the grave.
Sin had left us for dead. It had separated us from God and stolen our Hope. But God loved us. Through Jesus, sin has been conquered, death has been defeated and hope has been restored. The grave is empty, the stone has been rolled away…Hope has risen!
Death through Adam, life through Christ. The story of humanity’s descent and redemption. Also available in Spanish.
We all know what happens to Jesus after the crowd chooses him for crucifixion. But rarely do we consider what happened to Barabbas. Watch this interpretation of what Barabbas must have been contending with.
We can all get so busy and self-absorbed, that we overlook the hurting people all around us who need to be introduced to Jesus. Easter is a very special time, when the unchurched are open to accepting an invite to visit your church. Use this powerful video to remind your congregation about the need to invite their family, friends, and neighbors to your church’s Easter Services. This Easter invite video will make a great introduction to a sermon about the great commission,evangelism, or outreach.