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Easter Scripts

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

The Simon Peter Chronicles: The End of My Self

Following Jesus’ arrest, and his own denial of Him, Peter is devastated. His dreams are invaded by images of destruction. In the darkest hour, Jesus is there with us. Are we with Him?

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 3-5 minutes

The Simon Peter Chronicles: The Rock

Peter is overjoyed at the way God is working through him. Yet a terrible test lies ahead: “I could never deny Him,” Peter declares. We’re called to serve Him in season and out.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 3-4 minutes

The Last Days: Collection

This collection of five reader’s theatre style scripts leading up to the crucifixion of Jesus is perfect for incorporating into your sermon or worship service leading up to Easter.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 2-6 minutes per script

Encounters With Christ: Script Bundle

From Palm Sunday to Easter Sunday, Jesus goes from being ushered in like a king to being crucified like a criminal and then ultimately overcoming the grave. Hear people close to Jesus recount his final week. The script pack includes all 5 scripts (Andrew and Philip, Mary of Bethany, Malchus, Simon of Cyrene and Salome) as well 5 different slides, sermon helps, music, a countdown and artwork that you can use for promotional materials, programs or whatever else you want to create.

  • Actors: 6

At the Cross: Collection

Follow the footsteps of the ones surrounding Jesus on His journey to the cross in this collection of inspiring scripts for Easter. This collection includes all 14 of the “At the Cross” scripts. Including Mary and the Baby Jesus,Mary and the Lord Jesus, Nicodemus, Peter, The Centurion, The Mob, The Two Thieves and more.

  • Actors: 17

The Simon Peter Chronicles

A collection of six monologues, chronicling Simon Peter’s encounters with Jesus Christ. These “journal entries” can serve as powerful sermon illustrators. This bundle comes with artwork including logo, title slides and background slides for your worship service.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: Six 3-5 minute scripts

An Easter Carol

A new spin on an old classic. Years after the crucifixion, a Centurion is visited by three people in a dream and learns that forgiveness is just a prayer away.

  • Actors: 4
  • Minutes: 8-10 minutes

Day of Hope

It’s remarkable to think that the worst day of Jesus’ life was not a day of defeat, but of victory…and our day of hope.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 1-3 minutes

Denial

While at their youth group meeting, Maddie and Christy are quick to judge Peter for his denial of Christ, but don’t realize their own actions are just as bad.

  • Actors: 5+
  • Minutes: 4-6 minutes

Easter Explained

Gary and Grady explain that Easter is more about remembering Christ and His sacrifice and less about pretty dresses and chocolate eggs.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 3-5 minutes

The Last Days: Riding Into Jerusalem

A narrative about the triumphal entry of Jesus into Jerusalem. Two narrators describe the same events in very different ways.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 4-6 minutes

The Last Days: Judas’ Betrayal

A Narrative of the man who betrayed Jesus and the surrounding events.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 4-6 minutes

Arm Wrestling

This is a silent sketch. The devil chooses a challenger to go against him in an arm wrestling match. They go to the table; Satan wins effortlessly. The person gets up, fights again, and is again defeated. Scared and hurting, the person goes to Jesus. Jesus challenges Satan on the person’s behalf and easily wins.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 3

Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday marks the first day of Lent, a time for prayer and fasting. This responsive reading is a thoughtful way for your congregation to join together to worship God and seek repentance.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 2-4 minutes

Back Nine at Emmaus

Three men are on the tee box, waiting to hit their golf shots on a beautiful Easter Sunday morning. The group ahead of them is very slow. As the men wait, they talk about life, faith, and being “self-made men.” A fourth golfer, a stranger, joins them. He off-handedly addresses some of the topics about which they’ve spoken. Who is this guy?

  • Actors: 4
  • Minutes: 10 minutes