The Skit Guys

Gods Chisel Abridged

Easter Scripts

Our Risen Savior: Road to Emmaus

Cleo and Clopas reflect back on their most favorite story about their most favorite person and how what he did changed everything, forever. Includes mp3 of music found in the video version as seen below.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 3

Journal of a Mad Easter Mama

A Mom tries to keep up with the busyness of Easter to make it special for her family- dying eggs, an impulse Pinterest project, sewing her daughter’s Easter dress. But once the worship music begins on Easter morning, all the busyness fades away.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 5

The Resurrection Story

John 20 is retold through the eyes of Mary Magdalene, Peter, and Thomas.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 5

Our Risen Savior: Peter and John

When Peter and John realize that Jesus is gone from his tomb, they struggle to understand what this might mean about their Savior. Includes mp3 of music found in the video version as seen below.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 3

Easter Call to Worship

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 Celebration and reflect on all that changed when Christ rose from the grave.

  • Actors: 1+
  • Minutes: 2

Our Risen Savior: Barabbas

We all know what happens to Jesus after he takes the place of Barabbas, but what happened to Barabbas? Watch this interpretation of what Barabbas must have been contending with.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 3

Our Risen Savior: Mary and Lazarus

Imagine what it must have been like for Lazarus to continue on with life after being raised by Jesus. This scene gives a look at how the world must look knowing that Jesus didn’t just want to save him, but also the world! Includes mp3 of music found in the video version as seen below.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 4

He Is Risen: The Easter Story

Betsy finishes telling Willie and Sammy the story she began last week that started with Jesus’ triumphant entry into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday and now concludes with resurrection morning. In this skit Willie and Sammy learn the importance of the empty tomb.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 6

Passion Walk

This bundle of five scripts, 4 of which are monologues, is meant to be used in a Passion Walk experience. You will find the thoughts, emotions and descriptions of witnesses to Jesus’ crucifixion and moments leading up to it. You will find anger, sadness, brutal honesty and fear as Peter, Pilate, a Roman Soldier, Mary Magdalene and Simon of Cyrene bring to life their perspective on the excruciating death of Jesus Christ. Includes 5 slides to use on your screens or as backgrounds.

  • Actors: 5+
  • Minutes: 4

Awkward Easter Invite

Frank and his family have no problem asking their neighbor for help with a picture…but it never crossed Frank’s mind to invite him to their church’s Easter services.

  • Actors: 6
  • Minutes: 2

A Rabbit’s Foot, An Eyelash, and A Resurrection

Superstitious James is determined to end his Easter a rich man as he hunts for the golden egg. This skit is a great introduction into a sermon that addresses apologetics and examines the evidence that supports the resurrection. Our faith in the Risen Savior is not a hopeful myth or an improbable lucky charm. There is solid evidence to support our belief in Jesus Christ as the risen Lord.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 4

You Can’t Have Easter Without…

The many beloved trappings and traditions of Easter are personified in this children’s play as all of them try to claim that you can’t have Easter without…well, them! But they are about to discover the real meaning of Easter and understand their role is important in helping to celebrate the season.

  • Actors: 16
  • Minutes: 5

Do You Hear?

A man is followed by a sound that impacts him every time he commits a sin.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 4

Our Risen Savior

A series of vignettes that communicate the impact of Christ both before and after the Cross. This package is a profoundly moving and authentic way to prepare the hearts and minds of your congregation in advance of Easter.

  • Actors: 8
  • Minutes: 10

The Image of the Cross

Four different scenes are depicted with four different perspectives on the cross.

  • Actors: 8
  • Minutes: 7

Parade for a King

Live from Jerusalem, it’s the Palm Sunday Parade! Join in and listen to the color commentary as the crowd gathers to welcome a King.

  • Actors: 4
  • Minutes: 6

40 Days With Jesus Script Bundle

A series of eyewitness accounts that dramatically retell the course of Christ’s ministry leading up to his crucifixion. These scripts will help your church prepare for Easter. They highlight major events in Christ’s life and how they impact people’s lives today.

The purchased package includes eight total scripts: John the Baptist, Simon Peter, Temple Cleansing, Nicodemus, God’s Voice In the Thunder, Palm Sunday, Peter’s Denial, and Nobody But Jesus.

The package also includes supplemental materials like: MP3 Music as seen in videos, 8 Weeks of Sermon Notes, a Countdown Video, a Motions Pack, a Stills Pack, Sermon Slides and Artwork for your church programs and promotion.

  • Minutes: 30 minutes

40 Days: Simon Peter

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.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 3 minutes

40 Days: Nicodemus

He was a Pharisee, but one that wanted to hear what Jesus had to say. Watch as Nicodemus retells the conversation with Christ that helped him focus on how less really could be more.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 4 minutes

40 Days: God’s Voice in the Thunder

Listen as a follower of Jesus describes her experiences with thunder, creaky elbows and seeing Jesus on the night of Passover.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 4 minutes

40 Days: Palm Sunday

A guy borrows one donkey and never hears the end of it. Listen as one of Jesus’ followers describes the atmosphere around Jesus’ triumphant arrival on Palm Sunday. Includes music from video version.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 4 minutes

40 Days: Peter’s Denial

Watch as Peter painfully recounts the events leading up to his darkest hour. Great video for Good Friday services. Includes music from video version.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 5

40 Days: Nobody But Jesus

Jesus lived a short life, but in that time, he did so much. Perhaps even more than his accomplishments though, what is so profound is his unique ability to be everything we needed and be everything that no one else could. Based on a sermon by Sam Storm. Includes music from the video version.

  • Actors: 5
  • Minutes: 2

The Simon Peter Chronicles: The Veil

Simon (later known as Peter) speaks of the barrier that separates sinful people from a righteous God. Then he meets Jesus, the One who will destroy that barrier!

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 3-4 minutes

The Simon Peter Chronicles: An Ordinary Man

In a sin-twisted world, Simon Peter learns that Jesus (“the second Adam”) is the only truly normal human being. As a result, his commitment to follow Jesus deepens. Has ours?

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 3-4 minutes

The Simon Peter Chronicles: Follow Me

Simon Peter abandons the security of his fishing business to follow Jesus into an unknown future. Discipleship includes uncertainty. But where else can we go?

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 3-4 minutes

Encounters With Christ: Mary of Bethany

Her brother had been raised from the dead. Her family was friends with Jesus. Listen as Mary talks about anointing Jesus’ feet with oil. Use in the weeks leading up to Easter.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 3-5 minutes

Encounters With Christ: Philip & Andrew

Two disciples remember being with Jesus the week before his resurrection. Use in the weeks leading up to Easter and it’s a great script for your Palm Sunday service.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 4-6 minutes

Encounters With Christ: Malchus in the Garden

He was a servant to the high priest and found himself on the wrong end of a sword. Listen as Malchus describes the events surrounding the Garden of Gethsemane.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 3-4 minutes

Encounters With Christ: Salome at the Tomb

Watch as Mary Salome recounts her Easter Sunday story. With an empty tomb, guards silenced and angels all involved, her sandals couldn’t carry her fast enough.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 6-8 minutes

Encounters With Christ: Simon of Cyrene

Simon of Cyrene made the long journey to celebrate Passover in Jerusalem. Little did he know that this Friday would go down in history. Use in the weeks leading up to Easter and it’s a great video for Good Friday.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 4-5 minutes

The Simon Peter Chronicles: Feed My Sheep

The risen Christ appears to his disciples, but Peter’s joy is shadowed by guilt. Jesus’ assurance of love and forgiveness comes with a command: pass it on!

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 3-4 minutes