Church Filmcraft Festival


When you look around your church and community, there are stories all over the place. Capture Summit wants to see the ones you’ve brought to life.

Our Church Filmcraft Festival provides the open forum. Submit yours for a chance to be shown in a laid-back Capture Summit session with your fellow filmmakers.

Church Filmcraft Awards

Submit your project(s) for the inaugural Church Filmcraft Festival Awards.

Award categories include:

Best Life Change Story
Best Narrative or Concept
Best Promotional
Best Recap
Best Video
Best Video (under 1,000 attendance)
Viewer's Choice


2019 – The Christmas Story Drawings

Every year we produce a video with a re-telling of the Christmas Story. Over the years we’ve shot a few versions of kids telling the…

NC4 Volunteer Appreciation

Back in the fall we decided that we wanted to put together a video that honored our volunteers—the people that make up the church, and…

Incarnate: Wholly God, Fully Man, Begotten not Made

Our second attempt at a sermon series trailer. This series was for advent titled “Incarnate: Wholly God, Fully Man, Begotten not Made.” We wanted to…

Living in Babylon: Walking with God in a Godless Culture

After attending Capture Summit in 2019, we were introduced to the idea of sermon series trailers. This sermon series was called “Living in Babylon: Walking…

When Everything Changed Series Video

In 2019, we chose the sermon series title When Everything Changed for our Spring 2020 sermon series. Little did we know that COVID-19 would strike…

15 Year Anniversary Documentary

This is a documentary we made celebrating the history of God’s work in our church, both historically and relationally. We shot the entire thing on…

Jena’s Story

This is a story we played in our Easter service.

Hope Community Church – 25th Anniversary

This video was used to celebrate Hope’s 25th Anniversary.

Why, How and What

We took our founding pastor on a ride to learn more about what it means to follow Christ.

Welcome to the Promise Land

This is the bumper for our last sermon series “Origin Story – Welcome to the Promise Land.”  This 100% animated

Living Hope

This video was used within the message during our Easter services. We needed a moment to teach out of, give a lesson and it ended…

Book of Daniel Bible Study – How to Live a Godly Life in an Ungodly World

Promo for new bible study presented by the Christian Education Department for the Young Adult age group.

Overcoming – Lorna’s Story

Lorna’s story is a testimonial video about Lorna’s breakthrough as she dealt with and battled depression, the influence of the church/ministry, and her deliverance from…

The Story

The Gospel presented in a spoken-word poetry format.


Sermon Bumper for the sermon series “ROAR.”

More Than Conquerors

Promo for a men’s conference called “More Than Conquerors” based on Romans 8:37.

The Journey Home

This was a promotional video for a giving campaign to purchase and renovate a warehouse for our church home. Each shot was at a location…

Evangelism at Work

Patrick demonstrates some poor judgement on how to share your faith in the workplace. He and Gary have a discussion about the RIGHT way to…


Originally submitted to the 168 Film Festival and won the Evangelista Award for the film in the KidVid category in 2016. Two young boys learn…

At the Movies


The Prodigal

Performed as a short-film, you will experience a modern-day story unfold of a son who receives his inheritance from his father and spends it unwisely.…

Thank You – Dallas Police Officer Funeral

Promo video.

Jeremy’s Story

Testimonial video.

Awana Clubs

Promotional video for AWANA clubs

Peter Mangi’s Story

Peter Mangi’s Story is about how God led a boy from the slums of Africa to newhope Church in Thika, Kenya, where he became the…

Heather Bennett’s Story

Heather Bennett’s Story is a journey of faith and miraculous healing. Unable to find a proper diagnosis after many consults with physicians, Heather and her…

The Jump

The Jump Commercial is a short video to promo newhope Church via TV broadcast. Some things in life may be thrilling, but are not very…

The Art and the Artist

The Art and the Artist depicts how our lives can take many twists and turns especially within the weight of the consequences of our decisions.…

The Rock Band Commercial

The Rock Band Commercial is a TV commercial for newhope Church. Getting the band back together can be thrilling, but, depending on the gigs you’re…

Love Comes Down

Concept film based on Philippians 3:14 “I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ…

His Story Your Story: Gary Blankenmeister

Testimonial video.


Found is based on the true story of a man named Raymone Maye. Raymone likes to live life to the fullest with little regard for…

God’s Heart for the Nations: A BFG on Mission

Jing and Maomei are living proof of how God works across nations. Today, they are part of a discipleship class that is living on mission.…

The Big Fix

Freaky Friday family sized fiasco as both parents and children find they have to walk in each others’ shoes to learn to love better

Bright Hope Pregnancy Support Centers

The goal of this video is to inform area churches, businesses, and individuals about all the ways Bright Hope is making a positive difference in…

White Noise 2K16

Promotional / Teaser video for our yearly youth conference. This year the focus was on guarding your heart.

Family Fun Day: The Church Office

When planning its annual Family Fun Day event, church staff filmed mockumentary style, similar to antics in The Office TV comedy.

Good News Cruise

Music video recap of 2017 Vacation Bible School at Bull Street Baptist Church in Savannah, GA. Music video technique is quite simple with little cost…

Cedars of Lebanon

Relaxing and beautiful musical recap of activities at Baptist Camp Lebanon in NJ simply made by combining short video clips of camp activities and setting…