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What Child Is This

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  • Thanksgiving In Therapy

    New! Thanksgiving In Therapy

    Characters: 3
    Length: 5
    When Thanksgiving has been feeling bad about himself, he goes to see a therapist. He’s concerned about the stress he causes people, more

  • Starting Next Door

    New! Starting Next Door

    Characters: 2
    Length: 3
    John wants to do big things for the Lord, but he gets a gentle reminder that sometimes we should start next door. more

  • It Happened Again: A Reading About Violence

    New! It Happened Again: A Reading About Violence

    Characters: 3
    Length: 3
    This Reader’s Theater script helps to bring hope to tragic events like the shootings in Las Vegas. It urges audiences to remember what more

  • What Child is This? Anthem

    New! What Child is This? Anthem

    Characters: 5
    Length: 3
    Five individuals wonder what it would’ve been like to have witnessed the arrival of a baby who would save the world, and stand in awe more

  • What Child is This? Shepherd

    New! What Child is This? Shepherd

    Characters: 1
    Length: 3
    A shepherd recounts his experience of learning about the birth of Jesus from an angel in the field. Humbled by the invitation to meet more

  • What Child is This? Mary

    New! What Child is This? Mary

    Characters: 1
    Length: 3
    Mary remembers what it felt like when she was told that she would be the mother of God’s Son. She shares the awe she felt watching Him more

  • What Child is This? Joseph

    New! What Child is This? Joseph

    Characters: 1
    Length: 3
    Joseph reflects on becoming the father of Jesus. As he talks about how he wrestled with the idea that the baby would not be his own son, more

  • What Child is This? Wise Man

    New! What Child is This? Wise Man

    Characters: 1
    Length: 4
    When asked, “What child is this?” the wise man explains how he became part of the story of the Christ child. As he reflects, he more

  • The Ghost of Christmas Yet To Get It

    New! The Ghost of Christmas Yet To Get It

    Characters: 3
    Length: 4
    The three ghosts from A Christmas Carol are preparing to go teach Scrooge a lesson, but one of them has lost touch with her assignment more

  • American Idolatry: Christmas Edition

    New! American Idolatry: Christmas Edition

    Characters: 5
    Length: 6
    In this parody of popular vocal talent TV contests, the singers showcase their talent and their lack of holiday spirit. Featuring more

  • Forget This

    New! Forget This

    Characters: 4
    Length: 5
    As a family rushes to prepare for a Christmas pageant, they inadvertently leave their Bible behind. In this humorous script, audiences more

  • Papa, Please Understand

    New! Papa, Please Understand

    Characters: 2
    Length: 7
    Mary and her father are writing letters to each other, revealing how he doubts the truth behind her pregnancy and the identity of her more

  • The Prodigal Abridged Version

    New! The Prodigal Abridged Version

    Characters: 2
    Length: 5
    In the parable of the Prodigal Son, we see a father welcome home his son, who has thrown away his inheritance. In this inspirational more

  • The Greatest Story Ever Pitched

    New! The Greatest Story Ever Pitched

    Characters: 4
    Length: 6
    In this funny script, a woman pitches the story of Jesus’ life to two producers. While they can hardly believe what they’re hearing, more

  • In the House of Bread

    New! In the House of Bread

    Characters: 3
    What begins with Boaz showing off his new son to Eli, becomes a trip down memory lane as Ruth and Boaz reflect on the journey that more

  • Gratitude Rewritten - A Faux Reader’s Theater Gone Wrong

    New! Gratitude Rewritten - A Faux Reader’s Theater Gone Wrong

    Characters: 3
    Length: 5
    In this skit, a reader’s theater goes awry when two of the readers take it upon themselves to make some edits to God’s Word, in an more

  • An Unlikely Family

    New! An Unlikely Family

    Characters: 3
    Length: 6
    An adoptive mom, her adopted son, and Mary, mother of Jesus, share their experiences as they each discover that God provides, even when more

  • Piece On Earth

    Piece On Earth

    Characters: 2
    Length: 3
    As Emily and Hope decorate for a Christmas event, they realize there’s no room for the Nativity. But Hope decides that it needs to be more

  • Once His Enemies

    Once His Enemies

    Characters: 7
    Length: 7
    In this comedic skit, a queen uses a rebellious criminal to demonstrate what she’s learned about Jesus by reading her newly acquired more

  • When The Angel Came

    When The Angel Came

    Characters: 1
    Length: 4
    In this monologue, Elizabeth recounts unexpected miracles: becoming the mother of John the Baptist; her husband, Zechariah, emerging more

  • Mission Field?

    Mission Field?

    Characters: 3
    Length: 4
    A skit about missional living. Kim and Becky are trying to figure out how to live out the Great Commission. Becky leads Kim to a cow more

  • I’m Gonna Let It Shine

    I’m Gonna Let It Shine

    Characters: 4
    Length: 5
    When Becky and Jackson discover a bright light, they illuminate the darkness around them. While Abby dislikes having the light reveal more

  • God’s Strength

    God’s Strength

    Characters: 4
    Length: 5
    A skit about God using our weaknesses. Three well-known characters in the Bible are interviewed for the job God has in store for them. more

  • Community Unity

    Community Unity

    Characters: 2
    Length: 5
    A skit about taking the log out of one’s own eye before helping a friend remove a splinter. Problems occur during a humanitarian more

  • Am I Ready?

    Am I Ready?

    Characters: 2
    Length: 5
    A skit about being prepared to work for God when He needs you. Problems occur when Brandon tries to be prepared for any circumstance, more

  • Thanks For Everything, Jesus

    Thanks For Everything, Jesus

    Characters: 2
    Length: 5
    As Abby sits down for Thanksgiving dinner with Jesus, she’s faced with the difficult reminder that we are to be thankful for more

  • The Serenity Prayer

    The Serenity Prayer

    Characters: 2
    Length: 10
    In this skit, packed with humor and depth, Tommy and Eddie dig into what the Serenity Prayer is all about. As one man prays the prayer, more

  • Vines University Collection

    Vines University Collection

    Characters: 17+
    Length: 60 +
    How do tomatoes and peppers and flowers learn how to grow? They attend Vine University of course! Great for Sunday school or VBS more

  • Silent Night, Smart Phone Night

    Silent Night, Smart Phone Night

    Characters: 2
    Length: 4
    John leads his son Connor into the dark, cold night to look at stars (as opposed to Connor’s phone). Conversations about the Wise Men more

  • Bring Your Own Snowballs: A Tropical Christmas

    Bring Your Own Snowballs: A Tropical Christmas

    Characters: 2
    Length: 3
    Timmy’s attempt to bring snowballs on the family’s Christmas vacation opens the door for his mom to share the Christmas story and more

  • What Kind of Gift Giver Is God?

    What Kind of Gift Giver Is God?

    Characters: 3
    Length: 6
    A fast-paced skit explores several hilarious types of gift givers before launching into the description of the best gift giver there more

  • Vines University - What Test

    Vines University - What Test

    Characters: 4
    Length: 5
    Who likes to sit in class and listen to lectures? Not Jasmine! But will she ever pass Professor Pumpkin’s test if she continually more