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Reader's Theatre Scripts

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  • 1776 A Readers Theater Script

    New! 1776 A Readers Theater Script

    Characters: 3
    Length: 1
    Celebrate our country’s birthday with this Reader’s Theater about the struggle and sacrifice our Founding Fathers made to realize more

  • 9/11: We Remember

    9/11: We Remember

    Characters: 3-4
    Length: 3-4 minutes
    On September 11th our world was forever changed. Years later we know that God is still with us. Remember the events of 9/11 with this more

  • A Christmas Dream

    A Christmas Dream

    Characters: 1-3
    Length: 2
    This Christmas poem calling on Christians to let peace begin with their hearts, is perfect for your Christmas Eve or candlelight more

  • A Day To Remember

    A Day To Remember

    Characters: 2
    Length: 2
    This script gives your church an opportunity to stop and recognize the brave men and women who have served our country and paid the more

  • A God Who Knows

    A God Who Knows

    Characters: 4
    Length: 5 minutes
    Four unnamed characters expose the brokenness and pain in their lives, and speak Scriptural truth about God’s intimate knowledge more

  • A Love Letter from His Love Letter

    A Love Letter from His Love Letter

    Characters: 3
    Length: 4 minutes
    This is a Readers Theatre expressing our devotion and gratefulness to the One who sent us the greatest love letter. more

  • A Thanksgiving Responsive Reading

    A Thanksgiving Responsive Reading

    Characters: 3 Readers + Congregation
    Length: 3-5 minutes
    This is a responsive reading for a Thanksgiving service filled with Scripture about praising God for his many blessings. more

  • About God

    About God

    Characters: 4
    Length: 6-8 minutes
    The character of God and foundation for theology is explained through a simple child’s prayer. more

  • Anna and the King of I AM

    Anna and the King of I AM

    Characters: 1
    Length: 2-3 minutes
    She waited for what seemed like an eternity for God’s promise to be fulfilled. But Hope finally came in the form of a baby and more

  • Anthem Interrupted

    New! Anthem Interrupted

    Characters: 4
    Length: 5
    This is a Reader’s Theater piece about our National Anthem and the faith of the man who wrote it. more

  • Are You the One?

    Are You the One?

    Characters: 5
    Length: 3
    A Readers Theater for graduates; Appropriate for Baccalaureate services or other graduation ceremonies. more

  • Aren’t We the Lucky Ones

    Aren’t We the Lucky Ones

    Characters: 3
    Length: 4
    Aren’t we so lucky that despite our sin, God saved us? Aren’t we lucky that luck had nothing to do with it? more

  • But God  Looks at the Heart

    But God Looks at the Heart

    Characters: 2
    Length: 3-5 minutes
    A series of statements that describe what we as society and often even church culture value contrasted with what God looks at — our more

  • Declaration of Dependence

    Declaration of Dependence

    Characters: 3
    Length: 1-2 minutes
    This Readers Theatre expresses gratitude for the freedoms and prosperity we enjoy as a nation, but more importantly for the freedom and more

  • Easter Call to Worship

    Easter Call to Worship

    Characters: 1+
    Length: 2
    Jesus took our sins and healed us…and on the third day showed the world God’s power. Use this call to worship to start your Easter more

  • Easter Reading Script

    Easter Reading Script

    Characters: 3
    Length: 3-5 minutes
    This reading takes selected verses from the Gospels and tells the story of the Last Supper through Christ’s resurrection. more

  • Easter Trilogy

    Easter Trilogy

    Characters: 2
    Length: 4 minutes
    This script is three readings- Christ’s death, His resurrection, and our response to the Living Lord. This script is perfect for more

  • Fireworks on the 4th

    Fireworks on the 4th

    Characters: 5
    Length: 3
    Spectators gather for a night of watching fireworks on the 4th! This Readers Theatre script is perfect to incorporate into your more

  • Glorious Interruption

    Glorious Interruption

    Characters: 2
    Length: 6-8 minutes
    A story is told of a young couple with romantic notions of marriage when their ideal vision for the future is suddenly interrupted by more

  • Glory to God in the Highest

    Glory to God in the Highest

    Characters: 3
    Length: 3-4 minutes
    A responsive scripture reading about the birth of Jesus, the circumstances of the world that He was born into and how His story more

  • Go and Tell

    Go and Tell

    Characters: 2
    Length: 7-8 minutes
    A look at God’s question “Whom shall I send” and a challenge to answer the call. more

  • God So Loves

    God So Loves

    Characters: 2
    Length: 1-3 minutes
    A Responsive Reading on God’s unfailing and unexplainable love for us. Perfect to incorporate into a worship service focusing on more

  • Good Friday

    Good Friday

    Characters: 6
    Length: 6-9 minutes
    Several characters surrounding the cross relive the events leading up to the crucifixion. This script can be performed as a Readers more

  • Graduation: Faith, Hope, and Love

    Graduation: Faith, Hope, and Love

    Characters: 3
    Length: 2
    There are just three things that you need to survive after you graduate. And it’s not pizza, money or a good job… more

  • Greatest Story Ever Told

    Greatest Story Ever Told

    Characters: 4
    Length: 6-8 minutes
    Don’t have the preparation time, massive cast of actors, or camel rental budget for a huge Easter production this year?  more

  • Harvest Party Invite

    Harvest Party Invite

    Characters: 2
    Length: 3
    A fun way to remind your congregation of your upcoming Harvest Party or Fall Festival. more

  • He Is Risen

    He Is Risen

    Characters: 2
    Length: 1-2
    A time of worship through scripture celebrating the risen Savior and the forgiveness of sins. more

  • His Love Endures Forever

    His Love Endures Forever

    Characters: 3
    Length: 2-3 minutes
    A prayer of thanksgiving to God and a response from God’s Word from Jeremiah 32 and 33. more

  • His Unfailing Love

    His Unfailing Love

    Characters: 3
    Length: 1-2 minutes
    This Responsive Reading is a declaration of thanksgiving to God who loves and provides for His people. more

  • Jesus, You Stand With Me

    Jesus, You Stand With Me

    Characters: 3
    Length: 1-3 minutes
    Starting a new year can be daunting, but God has promised us that He will stand by us and never leave us. He has given us what we need more

  • Just Like You, Mom

    Just Like You, Mom

    Characters: 3
    Length: 1-2 minutes
    Have your Moms pulling out their tissues and ruining their mascara this Mother’s Day with this sweet Readers Theatre script spoken more

  • Love Anthem

    Love Anthem

    Characters: 4
    Length: 3
    The word love is such a powerful idea. It can mean so many things and it’s mere mention suggests even more. But as much as our more