The freedom we have in the United States was built on prayer, faith, and a belief that people could strive to be more. Use this thoughtful video to reflect on the gift of independence and freedom we celebrate on the Fourth of July.
Watch Tommy and Eddie debate the significance of Independence Day. You probably had no idea that space aliens, general contractors and fireworks all play into the 4th of July. Eddie finally straightens out Tommy’s ideas. Great service opener.
These are very difficult times for America. There is hurt, confusion, and division. This Independence Day, we pray to the God who changes seasons, establishes kings, gives wisdom and understanding. This 4th of July, we declare our dependence on you, God. We need things to change, and only you can do it. Our hope is in you, Lord.
America is a nation in great need of God. In the midst of our freedoms, we have forgotten our first love. We have lost sight of the principles on which we were founded. We have forgotten that true independence is found in our dependence on God. Today, we humbly pray for God to hear His people…and heal our land.
To many Americans, Memorial Day is the official kick-off of Summer. Others think that it’s a special day because it’s a day off from work. Use this powerful Memorial Day Mini-Movie to remind your church that it’s a day created for remembering the amazing men and women who gave their very lives to protect our freedom. Let us express our thanks to God for the sacrifice of these brave soldiers, and for the freedom they fought and fell to preserve. John 15:13 states, “Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.” On the Sunday before Memorial Day, honor and remember their great sacrifice.
This poignant short film features footage of rows upon rows of graves in a military cemetery, with voiceover about the sacrifices made by soldiers to protect those they love. Not specific to any one nation or holiday, this mini-movie can be used to honor veterans on any occasion (such as Memorial Day, Veteranís Day, Independence Day, Remembrance Day, etc).
America was built on the lives of heroes. Men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. Americans, whose courage shaped a nation. Today we honor those who gave all they had and became the very definition of a hero.
There are no words to describe our gratitude. When someone risks their life, “thank you” just doesn’t seem like enough. Today we honor our heroes, the brave men and women who have fought for our freedom and protected our nation. They are the best of America. Today we stand with our veterans.
This Veterans Day, honor our country’s finest for their service and sacrifice. These brave men and women put aside self, faced incredible danger, and endured loss to protect our freedom. These heroes, we call veterans, have shown amazing courage and commitment. They risked all for this great land. Show appreciation to the veterans in you congregation this Veterans Day.
America’s founding fathers envisioned a new nation that would become the land of the free and the home of the brave. On July 4th (Independence Day), we celebrate that freedom with fireworks, picnics, and baseball games. But, this video reminds us that true freedom comes from God, and that all of America’s blessings come from God. Let’s celebrate America, on July 4th, because “God shed His grace on thee”.
We live in a Nation which has slowly forgotten the principles on which it was founded. We have lost our foundation of faith. We enjoy living in freedom, but have lost sight of where that freedom comes from. Our prayer today is for our Nation to return to its roots. Our hope is for America to remember its dependence on God.
Our great nation was founded on the Gospel of Jesus Christ. As we celebrate our independence, let us not forget our dependence on God, our foundation of faith and our need for His hand to guide us.
On Memorial Day, we remember and honor those who sacrificed their very lives to secure our freedom. Serving with honor and integrity, they left home and loved ones behind to fight with strength and courage. This Memorial Day mini-movie reminds us also of the great sacrifice that Jesus gave for our freedom from sin. During your Memorial Day services this year, let us honor those who have fallen and shown us a love like His.
The freedoms we enjoy in America, were gained through the sacrifices of brave men and women. Soldiers, who gave their lives so we could continue to live as a free Nation. Today, we remember the courageous. Today, Memorial Day, we remember our heroes.
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Set to Taps, this video helps us reflect on the service men and women who paid the ultimate price for our freedom.
Throughout the history of our nation, countless patriots have given their very lives defending our right and privilege to select our nation’s leaders. However, in the last presidential election, over 93 million eligible citizens choose not to vote. Our nation is plagued by an epidemic of apathy. The National Day of Prayer Task Force has developed the “Pray For Election Day” campaign to encourage prayer for our nations leaders, boost voter registration, and to inspire Christians to vote their values. Find out more about this campaign at www.nationaldayofprayer.org.
Use this powerful video on Memorial Day, Veterans Day, or Independence Day to honor the men and women who have selflessly defended our nation. It features a powerful message given by President Ronald Reagan during his first Inaugural Address on January 20, 1981. This video works great as a sermon introduction on the topics of sacrifice and freedom or as an illustration for special holidays such as Memorial Day, Independence Day (July 4), or Veterans Day.
Featuring a powerful rendition of Amazing Grace, the message and images in this video remind us of the amazing sacrifice given to protect our freedom. This Memorial Day or Independence Day (July 4th), remember those who have paid the ultimate price so that we can live free. Memorial Day or Independence Day (July 4th) are wonderful times to use this mini-movie to complement your worship service. Pay honor and respect to the veterans who have given so much. Their sacrifice reminds us that freedom is not free.
This Independence Day, celebrate America’s Christian foundation, her ingenuity, strength, and the many blessings bestowed by God. Featuring a powerful message and inspiring images, this July 4th mini-movie tells the story of God’s work, through pilgrims and patriots, to create a new nation that would bring Him glory. As Psalm 33:12 reads, ““Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD.” This video will work great at the beginning of your worship service on Independence Day weekend or before your message on the topics of freedom or America’s Christian heritage.
Tommy and Eddie have a problem: they don’t know what to get America for her birthday. Watch as they enlist the help of the most American of Americans for a brainstorming session about what they should do for a Independence Day celebration.
In an era when our Christian faith is increasingly under attack - both culturally and politically - it’s more important than ever to honor the soldiers who have fought to preserve our religious liberty. This video salutes all of those who have served - and died - to secure that most precious freedom.
Those serving in our armed forces deserve honor and recognition. The Purple Heart is given to those who are injured in the line of duty and also, those who pay the ultimate price – their lives. This video is a great way to honor the service men and women who have died while serving our country.
Use this touching mini-movie to recognize the amazing sacrifice given by our country’s veterans. Honor the men and women who left the comfort of home to fight for our freedom. This moving video also recognizes the great sacrifice given by the families and friends of our nation’s veterans. Set aside a time during your worship service to honor the veterans in your congregation. This video will make a powerful addition to your worship service on Veterans Day, Memorial Day, or Independence Day (July 4th).
Use this mini-movie during your Veterans Day service or event to honor and thank the men and women who have served our country in the armed forces.
Every year on July 4th we get together and celebrate our nation’s independence. But in John 8:31-36, Jesus talks of a different freedom. One that can only be found in Him. A great sermon opener for an Independence Day service.
They were family, friends, and neighbors. They were soldiers, and they laid down their lives for us. This mini-movie is great for your Memorial Day services and events, as a way to honor those who paid the ultimate price while defending freedom. Based on John 15:13.
Sacrifice or Selfies. Watch as a grandfather teaches his grandson what Memorial Day is all about.
To those who have served and sacrificed their lives, we are forever grateful. To the friends and family of these brave souls, even though there is much sorrow, there is much hope. (Based on John 11: 25-26.)
God calls us to remember and honor those who have fought for our freedom. This emotional and powerful animated mini-movie does just that by following the lifetime of a war veteran. Wordless, but with a gripping score, this piece will remind your congregation of the sacrifices our veterans
have made while truly honoring their heroism.
While you sleep, they are on the front lines. And today it’s your turn to show your gratitude and appreciation for the service of those in uniform. Remember to thank a service member this Veterans Day.
Using quotes from our Founding Fathers, this video leaves no debate that our country was founded on Christian principles, and even on Christ Himself. It is sure to inspire-and even surprise-everyone in your congregation.
Celebrating the historical legacy of freedom remains one of our most important traditions. Knowing why we celebrate freedom is even more important: because it’s what God created us to be, a gift He freely gave us, but is only preserved at the highest cost.
As believers, we celebrate freedoms that go beyond rights and borders. The prayer in this mini movie praises God for our freedoms in Christ and asks for his help not to squander those freedoms in serving self, but to spend every ounce of freedom we’ve been give following after him.
A prayer of thanksgiving to God for America and the freedoms that we have been given. Beginning with Psalm 33:12, this mini-movie can be used as an intro to open your service, as a sermon illustration to set up a sermon on liberty, or as a benediction to close your service. Perfect for Independence Day and July 4th related services.
A prayer to God to comfort and give strength to those whose loved ones have died serving their country. Beginning with Matthew 5:4 and featuring historical military footage, use this mini movie during your Memorial Day service to pay tribute to those soldiers who have paid the ultimate price.
As the church we are called to mourn with those who mourn. This memorial day we remember the soldiers who have fallen in service to our country.
For many of us, Memorial Day is the perfect chance to finally take some time off and do nothing. This mini-movie asks us, instead, to do something: pray, thank, and remember.
In this patriotic video, a father expresses the hope that his American boy will pledge himself first to the Lord while living free in the land of the brave.
This mini-movie asks us to pray, thank, and remember all who have served in the United States Armed Forces.
A man reflects on why he puts up the American flag and the freedom it symbolizes.
A father reminisces a trip to Washington D.C. where his son learned the cost of freedom.
It’s the classic July 4th cookout, and two buddies are discussing how God has blessed America while over-prepping the grill.