The Skit Guys

Author: David J. Swanson

David J. Swanson

David J. Swanson is playwright and novelist living in Wichita, KS.  While working with his adult and youth drama teams, David began writing his own material.  From there he published a collection of scripts called Theater for Church and then became a Skit Guys featured author.  He also writes for Skit Guys Studios.  In 2014, his full-length play A Paper Tiger in the Rain (published by Heartland Plays) won the prestigious Panowski Playwriting Award.  Other plays include the drama Hotel Jerusalem and a farce called A Portrait of the Con Artist.

David plays lead electric guitar in his church’s worship band, rhythm guitar in a big band, and continues to write for his church, both in video production and in live dramas.  During the day he works as a Strategy Analyst for an aircraft manufacturer.  He is sharing life with his charming wife Carrie.  Together they are raising Micah, a special blessing whom they adopted at birth just after Christmas 2011.

Learn more about David and his work at www.davidjswanson.com.

Site: http://davidjswanson.com

Scripts by David J. Swanson


  • Once His Enemies
    Once His Enemies
  • What Kind of Gift Giver Is God?
    What Kind of Gift Giver Is God?
  • A Guy’s Guide to Surviving Valentine’s Day (Probably)
    A Guy’s Guide to Surviving Valentine’s Day (Probably)
  • Kingdom Come
    Kingdom Come
  • Jesus in the Old Testament
    Jesus in the Old Testament
  • Semicolon
    Semicolon
  • Do You Hear?
    Do You Hear?
  • Crowding Out Thanksgiving
    Crowding Out Thanksgiving
  • One Hundred Love Points
    One Hundred Love Points
  • The Betrayal of Jackie and Donnie: A Novel
    The Betrayal of Jackie and Donnie: A Novel
  • A Simple Christmas Photo
    A Simple Christmas Photo
  • The Madman
    The Madman
  • Woe to Me
    Woe to Me
  • Riches or Relationships
    Riches or Relationships
  • The Road to Bethlehem
    The Road to Bethlehem
  • Down To Earth
    Down To Earth
  • Body Image
    Body Image
  • Three Different Prayers
    Three Different Prayers
  • The Pastor Who Does Everything
    The Pastor Who Does Everything
  • Coins or the Pile
    Coins or the Pile
  • Magic Answers
    Magic Answers
  • What is the Church?
    What is the Church?
  • Love Language
    Love Language
  • Suicide
    Suicide
  • The Fun Squad
    The Fun Squad