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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: 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

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

Lazarus

Zombies, Chalupa’s and Tombs…oh my! Journey with Tommy and Eddie as they imagine what it must’ve been like to watch Lazarus walk out of the tomb. Sometimes it takes death to remind us what “abundant life” is all about.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 6-8 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

Bob-ism

Three friends meet for their weekly tennis game and reminisce about their friend that passed away and wish that somehow he’d come back.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 8-10 minutes

Easter Changed My Day

Easter comes around every year. If it’s such an exciting time, why do we fall into the rut of thinking it’s just the same old thing every time?

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 2 minutes

Easter Trilogy

This script is three readings- Christ’s death, His resurrection, and our response to the Living Lord. This script is perfect for incorporating into your Easter morning worship service.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 4 minutes

All Mom Wants for Easter

Two moms want to redirect their families focus at Easter time from bunnies and eggs to Christ’s gift to us through His resurrection and share their ideas of how to do so…each in their own way.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 3-5 minutes

Easter Is Everything

Mary Magdalene shares the story of when she came to know Jesus, and tells about her front-row seat to the event that changed the course of eternity.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 4-6 minutes

Greatest Story Ever Told

Don’t have the preparation time, massive cast of actors, or camel rental budget for a huge Easter production this year?  We’ve got the solution:  a hybrid between a Readers’ Theatre and a Script that will help you present the Greatest Story Ever Told. The powerful story of Christ’s death on the cross and the events leading up to his ultimate sacrifice.

  • Actors: 4
  • Minutes: 6-8 minutes

The Easter Apology

An explanation of Easter.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 3-4 minutes

He Is Alive: Responsive Reading

Worship the risen Savior through scripture this Easter with “He Is Alive: A Responsive Reading” by Eddie James! This script is perfect for those of us who want to be creative in our Easter service but don’t have a lot of time.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 1-3 minutes

Eyewitness - An Easter Play for Children

It’s two days after the resurrection of Jesus and the disciples are a little on edge about what will happen next. As they hide away and lay low until things calm down, they reminisce about their time with Jesus. Narrated from the perspective of a young girl, this simple play is a “what if” about the events after Jesus death on the cross. Hear “eyewitness testimonies” from some really fun characters.

  • Actors: 19
  • Minutes: 25-30 minutes

Road to Emmaus

When your best friend dies, you don’t expect him to come back to life and walk with you. Listen to two older disciples who walked with Jesus not long after His resurrection.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 10-12 minutes

On The Way to The Cross

Follow Jesus through His ministry as He makes His way to pay the ultimate sacrifice for you and me.

  • Actors: 4
  • Minutes: 4-6 minutes

He Is Alive

This is a short but high energy sketch which works very well in big church on Easter Sunday.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 1-3 minutes

Easter Reading Script

This reading takes selected verses from the Gospels and tells the story of the Last Supper through Christ’s resurrection.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 3-5 minutes

Some Chose, Some Did Not

A re-telling of the story that involves Jesus’ last days, crucifixion, and resurrection.

  • Actors: 6