Scripts in Category: Reader's Theatre

This reader's theater (with a twist) reminds us that New Year’s Day may be about resolutions and starting over, but we serve a God of second chances who will renew us anytime and every time we ask. We don’t have to wait for a new year to start.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 4

In this Readers Theater packed with Scripture, we celebrate God's promises kept through the advent of Jesus and reassures us that His promise to return is trustworthy.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 3

Mary and her father are writing letters to each other, revealing how he doubts the truth behind her pregnancy and the identity of her young son. This script is a blend of reader’s theater and an acted scene.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 7

Three readers talk about the difficulty of being thankful. As they list off things they’re not grateful for, it leads to the things that we should all be grateful for, starting with God’s promises to us.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 3

This Readers Theatre takes a modern-day look at the story of Jesus' death from the perspective of bullying.

Actors: 5 Minutes: 3

This Readers Theater reminds us that God is with us in the dark places of our lives. We remember that He knows what it's like to be human and experience pain, and He will walk with us through life's heartbreaking moments.

Actors: 4 Minutes: 3

This series bundle includes all 5 scripts from "The Advent of..." series, including The Advent of Hope, The Advent of Peace, The Advent of Joy, The Advent of Love, and The Advent of Christmas. Each readers theater script can be performed during your Advent candle lighting time.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 3 each

Because Herod felt threatened by news of a new King, it would have been easy for the fragile life of baby Jesus to be snuffed out, like a candle. This Readers Theater for the fifth and final week of Advent, celebrates the lighting of the Christ candle, announcing Jesus is the Light of the world.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 3

In this Readers Theater, we are reminded that the first Christmas was not peaceful; it was a time of anxiety as Mary and Joseph searched for a place to give birth. But Jesus came to bring peace to us all.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 3

The love of God became a living reality when Jesus was born. Through a remembrance of great acts of God's love through the history of his people, this Readers Theater script joyfully celebrates God's love for the world at the first Christmas.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 3

In this Readers Theater script, the story of the shepherds is recounted as the angel appears before them to announce the birth of the Savior, filling them with fear that is soon replaced with joy.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 3

This Readers Theater helps usher in the Advent season, recounting the story of Anna, a faithful elderly woman who saw the Hope of the world wrapped in swaddling clothes. Works beautifully as a lead-in to lighting the candle of hope.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 3

This Father's Day Readers Theater describes several types of dads and celebrates the men who have been part of our stories.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 3

Heroes don't wear capes. True heroes love and protect, knowing the risks and sacrifices that come along with their duty. Use this script as a Readers Theater or memorized performance to acknowledge the selfless service of veterans, fallen soldiers, and first responders.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 3

Honor veterans and fallen soldiers with this simple, yet moving script. In it, actor(s) read a letter to a soldier that expresses their gratitude for the sacrifices made on their behalf to protect their freedoms.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 3

There is no grave that can hold Jesus! Celebrate the risen Savior on Easter morning with this anthem video, where we’re reminded of the miraculous resurrection of the Son of God, who came to die for each of us.

Actors: 4 Minutes: 2