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Sermon Illustrations

Worship Intros

  • Worship

    Hyper Pixels Media

    Before someone arrives at your worship service, their attention is pulled in many different directions. Between getting ready for church, feeding the dog, getting the kids ready, and fighting with traffic, most people walk in ... more


  • Preparing For Lent

    Preparing For Lent
    Hyper Pixels Media

    Lent is a time of prayer, repentance, giving, and self-denial. As Jesus spent 40 days in the desert (Matthew 4:1-11), where He endured temptation by the devil, we follow his example during the season of lent where we deny sel ... more


  • Love Note From God

    Love Note From God
    Hyper Pixels Media

    We all know that God loves us, right? Well, even though this is great theology, we sometimes doubt what the Bible teaches. We consider the sin that we've committed and wonder if we are good enough for God to love. This fun an ... more


  • GO


    We were never created to be stationary. God gave us the ability to move and communicate for a reason. When Jesus established the church he intended it to be a movement, and upon his return to heaven, his final command could b ... more


  • How Great Is Our God

    How Great Is Our God
    Now i See Media

    Isaiah asks the question..."who has measured the heavens with the span of his hand?" Only God can answer yes to this question. Using the history of the NASA Voyager space program this illustration shows us how small we real ... more


  • I Am the Vine

    I Am the Vine
    Dive Media

    People identify themselves in many different ways. Jesus wants us to find our identity in Him, in the Vine.


  • Why We Worship

    Why We Worship
    GIM Films

    From art to idols. Traditions to superstitions. Mankind has always searched for something to love and to live for. We were born to worship - but we were born to worship God. An inspiring and poetic video, perfect for before ... more


  • Stuff

    Floodgate Productions

    We all carry stuff - some good, some not so good. And when we come to church, it’s easy to leave our stuff in the parking lot, then walk into the church building with a smile, as if our stuff doesn’t really exist. But what if ... more


  • Reconciled

    Poppen Productions

    We are ambassadors for Christ. As new creations we are charged with the mission of proclaiming the Good News. Since we are reconciled to God we need to share that excitement, joy and opportunity with all those around us. Paul ... more


  • Prayer

    Vertical Hold Media

    An great video about prayer that includes encouraging quotes, scriptures and images about prayer. A great way to intro a message about prayer or lead into a time of prayer. AND CHECK OUT ALL OUR LENT AND ASH WEDNESDAY C ... more


  • This Is Love - Worship and Communion Video

    This Is Love - Worship and Communion Video
    Big Pie Publishing

    Beautiful artwork and worship music come together in this powerful video. It's perfect for communion (especially the distribution of the elements), messages about God's love or Good Friday and Easter. A countdown version is ... more


  • 7 Questions God Has For You

    7 Questions God Has For You
    1529 Productions

    God has some very important questions for us in the Bible. Although God may already know our answers, it is important for us to reflect on these questions to learn more about ourselves. This is a bumper for a sermon series on ... more


  • A Giving Paradox

    A Giving Paradox

    This mini movie teaches about the Paradox of giving found in Proverbs 11:24. It explains how one person can give freely and grow richer and another can hold on to all their money and yet suffer want. It then provides us with ... more


  • Bring It

    Bring It
    1529 Productions

    God has blessed us with spiritual gifts that we can use to spread His Word. Just as a member of a team, each of us play an important role. This sermon opener uses the analogy of football and a challenge to "Bring It" to the g ... more


  • All the Difference

    All the Difference
    1529 Productions

    What if we were to show others the love and grace God has shown to us? What would our world look like? This video shows what a difference people can make in this world - it is based on true stories that have occurred in the p ... more


  • Rescued

    Nathanael James

    The Psalms - sincere expressions deep from the heart of man. This stirring video, quoting from Psalm 18, reflects an immense gratitude to the God who saves us - not just from our enemies as in the case of David - but from all ... more


  • Elohim - Strong, Mighty, Powerful God

    Elohim - Strong, Mighty, Powerful God
    Now i See Media

    One of the hebrew words for God in the Old Testament is "Elohim." Used 28 times in Genesis chapter one we see the mighty power of God demonstrated as He creates the cosmos out of nothing! This illustration reminds us of the ... more


  • I Want More

    I Want More
    Big Pie Publishing

    Colorful, time lapsed chalk drawings intertwine with scripture to illustrate powerful song lyrics in this creative upbeat video. The result is a passionate, prayerful declaration to seek God and put him above all other pursui ... more


  • Repentance - The Paradox

    Repentance - The Paradox
    Dive Media

    A look at how the act of repentance is self-contradicting in our minds: to be strong, you have to become weak and vulnerable. To live, you have to die.


  • Simon Peter

    Simon Peter
    Skit Guys Studios

    After being put in his place, Peter recounts being called “Satan” and how he realized that the one needing saving wasn't Jesus, but himself.


  • Ten Things God Won't Ask

    Ten Things God Won't Ask

    This illustration is about "Ten Things God Won't Ask" when you get to heaven. All humans should ask these comments to ourselves. Music background is included.


  • Exalted (Psalm 145)

    Exalted (Psalm 145)
    Centerline New Media

    Our God, our King, You are exalted. Based on Psalm 145, this worship intro is set to beautiful images of creation and energetic music.


  • Nothing But The Blood

    Nothing But The Blood
    Poppen Productions

    Set to the old hymn, Nothing But The Blood, this video is a moving, emotional statement of God’s Grace. The blood of Christ is the covenant, poured out for many for the forgiveness of sins. This video is a wonderful introduct ... more


  • Psalm 51

    Psalm 51
    Poppen Productions

    Just as David pleaded for forgiveness, we too, need to seek God's grace. Psalm 51 gives us the words we need to confess our brokenness and our desire to be renewed by God's Spirit.


  • Proverbs - Seeking Wisdom

    Proverbs - Seeking Wisdom

    Proverbs tells us that those who seek wisdom will find it. This video illustrates the search for wisdom, set to verses from Proverbs.


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