When Easter Sunday falls on April Fool’s Day, inviting friends to church may prove to be a little trickier than you’d think. Use this humorous mini movie to remind your congregation to invite their friends and family to this year’s Easter service.
JESUS. The name above all names. God became man to walk among His people—love them, lead them, and ultimately die for them. But the story didn’t end there. This Easter series gives you 5 breathtaking mini movies, along with the scripts for each if you’d prefer a live performance. These can help guide your congregation through Jesus’ ministry, death, and resurrection.
The JESUS bundle includes sermon outlines, motion graphics, art to help you promote the series, and the scripts for each video, if you want to include live performances in your Easter series.
Eight captivating videos rooted in the Psalms help bring people’s focus to God and prepare their hearts for Easter. Includes specific videos for Ash Wednesday, Palm Sunday, and Easter Sunday.
In this moving call to worship we are reminded of what Jesus did for us and how His actions define Him. Because He rose from the grave, we know that Jesus is the author and perfecter of our lives. He is our security and significance. Use this during Easter services to remind people what Jesus has done and who He is.
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.
Though You were betrayed, mocked, and crucified, Your forgiveness was greater. Your love was stronger. This mini-movie is designed for your Good Friday service.
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Con música movida y visuales llamativos, este video de Pascua es perfecto para comenzar el Servicio de Resurrección. Comienza lentamente e irrumpe en colores brillantes con texto en negrillas describiendo lo que la Resurrección implica para nosotros. Coordina tu servicio completo usando el Color Burst Service Pack: Con sobre 70 piezas de contenido para complementar la película perfectamente.
Now that Easter has passed, our part in the work of Easter begins. Jesus gave us the perfect example of how we are to live our lives. Inspire your congregation to go into the world, share the good news, and reflect Jesus to those in need. Great for the Sunday after Easter
Designed for an Easter service, this video features a haunting and then triumphant version of “Were You There” by Aaron Strumpel. Detailed black-and-white sketches give way to an unexpected explosion of color at as the sun rises on Resurrection Sunday.
New! Easter Celebrations
Kick-off your Easter celebration with this upbeat and energetic worship intro. It uses a rhythmic sound track to drive a message of hope and creates an atmosphere of worship. The video also features colorful Easter images, which will help prepare the hearts of your people for worship. Use it at the beginning of your Easter Services before worship or right before your sermon about Jesus’ resurrection, to build a feeling of anticipation. This Easter, let’s celebrate the powerful and amazing resurrection of Jesus Christ!
Churches will celebrate the resurrection of Christ, and for good reason. But what if the resurrection is inviting us - even challenging us - to allow the life of Christ to rise up within us, for the sake of the world? His story didn’t end in the grave. Neither will yours.
No matter what’s happening in our lives - good, bad, or somewhere in between - the only hope that can never be extinguished lies in the fact that THE GRAVE IS EMPTY. Featuring the music of Elevation Worship, this mini-movie will help celebrate the life of Christ in your Easter and non-seasonal worship experiences.
Featuring upbeat music and exciting visuals, this Palm Sunday worship intro is the perfect start to your Sunday service. Slow motion bursts of brilliant colors compliment bold text that describes the excitement of welcoming our King on Palm Sunday. Coordinate your entire service by also using the Color Burst Service Pack: over 70 pieces of media that compliment perfectly with the mini movie.
This is a time of celebration. A time to worship the One who conquered sin and death, defeated the grave and reconciled us to God. Easter is about Jesus, our King, our Savior…our Redeemer.
Easter is a time to share the hope we have in Jesus. What better time to step out and invite you friends, family, coworkers and community to experience the Gospel and to hear about the life changing love of Christ.
Where would you be without the hope of Easter? All of us know people who have not yet experienced this redemption and hope. We all know people who need to hear about Jesus this Easter. Jesus’ death and resurrection was for them. But, how will they hear if no one goes? This Easter, encourage your church to invite friends and family to come hear the Good News. Easter is resurrection, redemption, and hope. Please share it. Help your church re-focus on outreach and evangelism with this Easter Invite mini-movie.
As a willing sacrifice, Jesus endured great suffering on Good Friday, to pay the penalty for our transgressions. Thru powerful music and visuals, this mini-movie prepares your congregation for Good Friday and the heart-wrenching events that took place on that day. Inspire your congregation to surrender more of their lives and hearts to Christ, as you look at the sacrifice that Jesus made on the cross.
For generations, people had come and gone. Nations had risen and fallen. Hopelessness prevailed, until an ancient promise was fulfilled. Jesus came to to shine light in the darkness. He carried our transgressions on the cross and defeated sin and death so we could have life. He has overcome the grave. He has defeated death. He is risen!
Jesus was revolutionary in his time. He was also dangerous to the those in power. It seemed as though his death would be the end of him… but he was just getting started. Perfect for Easter.
Featuring upbeat music and exciting visuals, this Easter worship intro is the perfect start to your Sunday service. Slow motion bursts of brilliant colors compliment bold text describing what the Resurrection really means for us. Coordinate your entire service by also using the Color Burst Service Pack: over 70 pieces of media that compliment perfectly with the mini movie.
We’re all given an invitation by God to invite others to experience Him at our church, and Easter is the perfect opportunity. Use this mini-movie in the weeks leading up to Easter.
This powerful short film describes the suffering of Christ in contrast to his mercy and grace. It uses vivid imagery from Good Friday through Easter Sunday (garden of Gethsemane, scourge whip, Calvary, tomb, grave clothes), with a climactic moment as the tomb is opened to reveal crosses draped with white fabric flowing with the wind. He is alive! He is risen!
Thomas wasn’t known as a doubter when Jesus was alive; He was a fierce follower and believer. But when Jesus returned from the grave, Thomas needed to see and touch his wounds before he could reconcile what he was seeing. This mini movie is a great follow-up to use on the Sunday after Easter or as a companion to the Anthem on Easter morning. It would also work as an illustration for a sermon on doubt.
Joseph of Arimathea followed Jesus during His ministry and watched Him die. Joseph felt called to step up and bury Jesus—to do one thing for the man who did so much for him. This mini-movie is a perfect fit for a Good Friday service or during an Easter series
For all the times she went to fetch water, feeling alone and ashamed, the woman at the well never imagined that she’d encounter Jesus—a man who knew all about her, and yet, did not judge her. This mini movie works for the week before Palm Sunday or to set up a sermon about how God sees, knows, loves, and forgives us.
Peter recounts the day Jesus rode into Jerusalem with crowds chanting, “Hosanna in the highest! Salvation has come!” Others finally figured out what he already knew—that Jesus was the one who will save us when we call His name. This mini-movie is ideal for Palm Sunday or to set up a sermon about trusting Jesus.
In this lighthearted mini movie, two friends prepare for an Easter egg hunt while discussing the meaning of Easter. While one can’t seem to follow who Jesus is and what He did, the other helps his friend connect the dots.
Designed for a Good Friday service, this video features a haunting version of “Were You There” by Aaron Strumpel. Using detailed chalk-style sketches of iconic scenes, it follows Jesus from the Last Supper to the Cross.
Before the cross, sin had left a crimson stain on our lives. A stain which would lead to certain death. That death, Jesus died in our place. His cross, washed us clean. His blood, made us white as snow.
The resurrection changed everything. Sin had been defeated and death had lost its sting. Our old life, separated from God, could now be renewed. The power of the resurrection made a new life, in Christ Jesus, possible.
It’s so easy for us to look at Easter as an isolated event without thinking about how the resurrection is the key of our salvation—every day. This light-hearted film uses humor to remind us all why the birth and resurrection of Jesus is relevant all year long.
It’s Easter…a day to worship our Savior and ignite our hearts
in praise to Jesus. Death has been defeated, the grave has lost its sting. Love has won! Today, let us shout from the mountaintops, in one loud voice, Jesus is alive!
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During Lent, we journey into the wilderness with Jesus. We come face to face with the desert of our sin and we repent, pray, fast, and give. We do these things so we may find Christ’s path and follow him out of the wilderness and into the glory of His resurrection. Perfect for Ash Wednesday services or any Lent themed service.
On the cross, Jesus changed our eternity. He suffered, bled and died because of an unstoppable love for us. Today we stop and remember His body, His blood…His sacrifice.
Experience the moments leading up to the crucifixion in a way that makes the Easter story, frozen in time, more real today.