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Christmas through the Carols
Narration and Production Notes for a Complete Christmas Eve Service
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Christmas through the Carols is a full-length Christmas Eve presentation churches of all sizes will find easily adaptable to the seasonal needs and artistic abilities of their congregation. Using a combination of narration, scripture reading, and song, congregants journey through the Christmas story by way of some of the most cherished Christmas carols of our time.
Script includes sample service order, song selection, 8 complete narrations (adaptable for 2 or 7 narrators), and production notes.
While existing posts (listed below) will remain online for free, a revised and expanded, newly formatted script is available in print on Amazon.
- Production Notes
- Narration 1 / O Come, O Come Emmanuel
- Narration 2 / O Little Town of Bethlehem
- Narration 3 / Breath of Heaven (Mary’s Song)
- Narration 4 / O Holy Night
- Narration 5 / The First Noel
- Narration 6 / Jesus Born on this Day
- Narration 7 / Silent Night
The Contemporary Christmas Service is a simple full-length Christmas experience that can be produced by churches both large and small, engaging congregants through narration and song.
Production notes, service order, script, and song links can be found in this post. Service can be produced with two narrators and minimal staging. Suggested songs include:
- Jesus, Born on this Day
- Welcome to Our World
- Mary Did You Know?
- What Love is This?
Stories is a series of monologues featuring the character of LILY and the events of her snowy Midwestern Christmas Eve. Monologues were originally written to be used with The Skit Guys First Christmas video bundle and live music to craft an entire Christmas service.
- Production Notes
- A Midwestern Christmas Storm
- Christmas Present
- Christmas Past
- Modern Day Miracle
- Where God’s Story Meets Yours
The Angel, Mary & Joseph Christmas monologues can be used as stand-alone pieces to enhance any Christmas service, or woven together with additional creative elements to craft an entire presentation.
The Accident at Christmas is a stand-alone sketch featuring the characters of COREY and JACK; the circumstances surrounding their respective Christmas celebrations, and the impact their meeting has on the remainder of their holiday. This is a story of Christmas lost and Christmas redeemed, and the choice to pursue the real meaning behind the holiday.