Materialism Scripts

A husband and wife reflect on the stresses of Christmas, especially the financial ones, and how they distract from focusing on what (or Who) Christmas is about.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 6

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

Actors: 3 Minutes: 5

A harried Christmas shopper takes her holiday frustrations out on a charity bell ringer.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 5

After reconciling the Christmas gift receipts and devising a payment plan, a husband and wife wonder whether it was all worth the price they paid - and rediscover what it cost Christ on that first Christmas.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 4-6 minutes

This is a sobering visual at how we try and fill up our lives with things that will never really quench our thirst.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 6-8 minutes

A well off businessman learns the true meaning of Christmas from an unlikely source.

Actors: 5 Minutes: 8-10 minutes

It's that time of year again! A time of celebration, a time of giving...a time for practicing your best moves to knock over that lady who wants the same bunny slippers you do for Christmas! This is a fun look at how we often take our Christmas shopping a little over the top.

Actors: 5 Minutes: 3-5 minutes

Here's a support group for people addicted to stuff. This is a great sermon set-up.

Actors: 4 Minutes: 5-7 minutes

When it comes to what you’re thankful for, is it things that are temporary or things that are more eternal that come to your mind first?

Actors: 2 Minutes: 1 minute to 1:30 min

God tells us to bring our first fruits into the storehouse and that building up wealth is meaningless (Ecclesiastes). Here’s someone who just doesn’t seem to get how to give.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 2-3 minutes