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Christmas Confusion Video

When Santa and his reindeer adorn countless rooftops and yards, the real meaning of the season can get lost. Watch as one Christmas-loving neighbor gets a lesson on the Star of Bethlehem, the Magi, and the Christ child.


The Call of Christmas Video

The Call of Christmas series is more than just the story of Jesus’ arrival. Through the stories of Zechariah, Mary, Joseph, and the shepherds, we’re each given a call to prepare, a call to provide, a call to protect, and a call to praise. This series will help prepare your church for a celebration of the arrival of Jesus and can also be used as part of an Advent series.


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. Includes all 6 videos, 6 scripts, Sermon Guides, Artwork, Motion & Still backgrounds and a Countdown.


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.


What Child is This? Pre-Order Video

The new Christmas series, What Child Is This?, from Skit Guys Studios, is based on the beautiful hymn and serves as an amazing tool to help your church prepare for Christmas. With 5 mini-movies, this series can complement Advent and lead your congregation into Christmas.

The package includes the mini-movies, along with the scripts in case your church would rather perform these scenes live. The mini-movies feature Mary, Joseph, The Shepherd, and The Wise Man as they recount their experience with the baby Jesus. An anthem video ties it all together as people wonder what it would’ve been like to have witnessed the arrival of a baby who would save the world. Each video examines the question, “What child is this?”

Included: 5 videos, 5 scripts, sermon helps, sermon slides, motion backgrounds, countdown video, artwork, music, how-to guide, and promotional materials (postcard, door hanger, poster, promotional video) for your church to utilize.


Hearts Adorned With Wonder Script

It’s Christmas Eve and Janelle finds her mom squinting at the Christmas tree, stealing a quiet moment in the busy season. Over a cup of hot chocolate, the women reflect on the importance of literally stopping everything to ensure they don’t miss the true wonder of Christmas.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 3

A Very Martian Christmas Script

When three Martians crash after a brush with a shooting star, they land on Earth, at Christmas, right in the middle of a church Nativity Play and think that what they are seeing is actually taking place.

  • Actors: 10+
  • Minutes: 6

The Nazareth Evening News Script

A Christmas Play: The town of Bethlehem is on the verge of a world changing event, the birth of our Savior. A young couple expecting a baby has traveled to Bethlehem to be counted as part of the Roman census. Mary’s baby is about to be born and Joseph looks for a place for them to stay. The audience will get to experience the events of the night through the reporting of the Nazareth Evening news. In addition, field reporters will bring breaking news updates, interview eyewitnesses who saw the choir of angels, and report on the census “debacle.” Shepherds, Wisemen, and even Mary and Joseph are interviewed by eager reporters excited to get the story out. This version of the nativity story creatively and humorously mixes biblical truths with present day elements and jargon.

  • Actors: 8
  • Minutes: 45

Christ The Lord - A Readers Theatre Script Script

A time of worship through scripture celebrating the mystery of the Advent of Christ the Lord.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 2

God Is With Us - A Readers Theater Script Script

A time of worship at Advent through remembering the Incarnation, the story of Mary’s birth of Jesus in Bethlehem.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 2

A Puppet Christmas Story Script

Willie and his friends are excited about the holiday season. But do they really know what Christmas is all about? With the help of a stranger they come to understand the real story behind the Babe in the manger.

  • Actors: 4
  • Minutes: 60

Our Chaos, His Peace Script

Mr. Johnson helps the Director bring to life this year’s Christmas Pageant as he insists that the stable’s atmosphere wasn’t noiseless and calm.

  • Actors: 8+
  • Minutes: 5

The Christmas Letter Script

A discouraged believer writes a letter to find encouragement and peace during the Christmas season in a crazy, mixed-up world.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 3

The Thought That Counts Script

The Davidson family has the perfect plan for winning the annual Christmas yard decorating contest: a live nativity scene, with themselves in the lead roles. It would all be working just beautifully…if only they could get their Jesus to look a little more real.

  • Actors: 8+
  • Minutes: 14

Nativity Video

The word “nativity” comes from the Latin word meaning “to be born”, and truly the nativity is the birthplace of hope. With this beautifully fresh perspective that links the story of creation to the Christmas story, we are reminded that the good news began when God spoke and created, beginning the greatest love story of all time.


O Holy Night Video

Based on the original poem by Placide Cappeau, this Christmas mini-movie features beautiful handmade artwork (by Joe Cavazos) coupled with a dramatic reading (by Rob Ricotta) of the words that inspired the famous carol. Powerful music (by Roary) compliments the piece. Includes a brilliant star, wise men, manger, the nativity, a call to worship, and ends with the line “His Power and Glory Evermore Proclaim.”


A Savior Is Born Video

We were all lost in darkness and captive to sin. But, God had a plan called Christmas. He would send His Son, our Savior, into the world. Using a faithful young woman, who trusted God without question, in the most humble of circumstances. He was born to bring good news and give sight to the blind. He was born to die, so that we might be saved. And, because of His resurrection, we can all find salvation through Him by faith. Use this Worship Intro video during the Christmas season to encourage your church to worship Him in spirit and in truth. He is our Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, and Prince of Peace. Give Him praise this Christmas!


Christmas Presence Script

With all the time we exhaust getting Christmas presents maybe it’s time to find peace and get Christmas Presence.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 4

The Call Of Christmas: Anthem Video

In this video for Christmas morning we are reminded of the stories of Zechariah, Mary, Joseph, and the shepherds before we are introduced to the Christ child who would change the world forever. We’re reminded that we are each given a call to prepare, a call to provide, a call to protect, and a call to praise. Part of the series, The Call of Christmas.


The Call Of Christmas: Shepherds Video

Nobody would expect lowly shepherds to be some of the first to hear about the birth of the Messiah. But God’s angel comes to these men with good news, calling them to praise.  They’re invited to be part of the story, reminding us that God calls us all to Himself.


The Man & The Birds Video

The Man & The Birds is a fictional account of a man struggling with the Truth of Christmas who finds revelation in an unexpected place. Use it to shed light on the mystery of Christ’s incarnation.


Glory To The Newborn King Video

Listen! Can you hear the angels singing? Glory to the Newborn King! This mini-movie paraphrases a well-known Christmas hymn and is great as an introduction to a time of worship for a Christmas service.


What a Star! Script

Friends gather to gaze at the brilliant star, not realizing they’re completely missing the purpose of the star in the first place.

  • Actors: 5
  • Minutes: 4

The Call of Christmas: Anthem Script

This Reader’s Theatre is a companion piece for The Call of Christmas program package, rounding out the series on Christmas morning. It can also be used as a stand-alone piece.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 3

The Call Of Christmas: Joseph Video

Who would’ve thought that a dream could be reality? Joseph discovers the role he will play in the story of Emmanuel when an angel visits him in a dream with a call to protect. The Messiah is coming and Joseph gets to be part of this story—a story that is now a part of us.


The Call of Christmas: Shepherds Script

On a typical night while tending their sheep, two shepherds encounter heavenly hosts who share with them the biggest news the world would ever receive. Includes an mp3 file of the music used in the video version from The Call of Christmas series.

  • Actors: 5
  • Minutes: 4

The Call of Christmas: Joseph Script

Joseph, who has found out Mary is pregnant, is visited by an Angel who commands him on what to do about it. Includes an mp3 file of the music used in the video version from The Call of Christmas series.

  • Actors: 8
  • Minutes: 4

The Call of Christmas: Mary Script

When Mary was visited by the angel she found herself in God’s favor and overcome with so many emotions. As she is called to provide, see how Mary responds to the words of the angel—words that changed everything. Part of the series, The Call of Christmas. Includes the mp3 file of the music used in the video version.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 5

The Call of Christmas