Between the Bible studies, weekly worship, the youth group meetings and small groups, church communities are always searching for outreach ministry ideas to keep laughter and fraternity part of daily life. One of the most well-loved methods of keeping humor and community alive in a church group is through comedians who spread the joy of the Christian walk. Loved by regular church attendees and non-members alike, Christian comedians provide positive outreach ministry ideas for groups who want to interact with those unfamiliar with the Christian faith or who simply want to have a fun time in a wholesome environment. Plan your next event with one of these comedians who will have you saying with the Psalmist: “Then our mouth was filled with laughter, and our tongue with shouts of joy; then they said among the nations, ‘The Lord has done great things for them.'” (Psalm 126:2).
Eight Outreach Ministry Ideas
Steve is the Muscle of Fat N Furious: Rolling Thunder on Discovery Channel. Millions also know him as “World’s Strongest Redneck,” Steve McGranahan’s wild antics have attracted millions of views on YouTube. He has performed on “The Tonight Show” alongside Larry the Cable Guy. His down-to-earth humor focuses on the Word of God and is sure to be a hit at church gatherings and community events alike.
Bob Stromberg brings what we all need…chances to stop & laugh together reflecting on the things that matter. Bob Stromberg has been making the world laugh with aa unique and uplifting style of comic storytelling, Great for all audiences, Bob’s unique and timeless humor combines his personal experiences with the laughable commonalities we all experience. Catering each show to the needs of his audience, Bob has hosted college commencements, video projects, event emceeing, and more.
Mixing deadpan humor with oodles of original content and observational comedy, Daren Streblow’s stand-up comedy shows have been entertaining thousands since he began in 1995. Specializing in capturing the awkward moments that we all know so well, Daren’s tone is familiar with youth and adults alike. His Christian comedic shows prove a fun and engaging outreach opportunity while keeping the audience laughing.
As an entertainer for more than 25 years, speaker David Dean has been a clean comedy favorite of church communities. David keeps an audience laughing with his quick wit and use of audience participation. Whether the audience members know each other well or are total strangers, David is sure to bring his spectators together for a hearty and wholesome guffaw.
Married couple Jay and Laura Laffoon know the ins-and-outs of the Christian marriage. This comedy duo is the perfect edition to a couples’ Bible study or adult gathering with their hilarious take on Christian relationships. The Laffoons have written several books and are a sure hit with their 17 years of comedy act experience.
A Good Laugh from a funny comedian. That’s what you’re guaranteed to experience when you hear JUSTIN N. FENNELL. (That’s “fin” + “nail”) Don’t say his name too quick or it sounds like just an infidel! It’s yarn-spinning stories, props, audience participation, funny music and stand-up comedy. The best part of it is that all of his material is clean and appropriate.
Brad Stine does not sugar-coat the message; if the truth hurts, so what! The truth is supposed to hurt. Political correctness is out the window with this clean comedian.
Those with a victim mentality will feel the heat, but hopefully change their way of thinking after hearing Brad’s brand of comedy. The best things in life are hard to achieve, but the most enjoyable. Brad Stine encourages people to take on the hard things and not be complainers.
He exposes the truth about everyday life and audiences respond in laughter. Audiences of all ages appreciate his humor. Younger people like his upfront attitude, while older people enjoy his understanding of the old days back before airbags and seatbelts.
Comedian Michael Jr. relates the intriguing and comical tale of an evening he went for a jog to keep warm and found himself in the middle of a chase–in which he is the pursuer!
Humorous acting and gestures along with his animated telling of the story make this comedy sketch a must-see for all audiences. Michael Jr has delighted audiences for years with hilarious comedy routines that are clean and family friendly, without losing any of their entertainment value. If you are looking for a wholesome laugh without the barrage of swearing and dirty humor that so many of today’s comedians rely on, then Michael Jr is for you.
Keeping a community together through the ups and downs of life can be trying. However, whether your church group needs an injection of laughter or whether you are looking for outreach ministry ideas for new members or visitors, these Christian comedians are eager to spread the joy of the Lord at your next event or gathering.