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Reader's Theatre Scripts

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  • Jesus, You Stand With Me

    Jesus, You Stand With Me

    Characters: 3
    Length: 1-3 minutes
    Starting a new year can be daunting, but God has promised us that He will stand by us and never leave us. He has given us what we need more

  • Anna and the King of I AM

    Anna and the King of I AM

    Characters: 1
    Length: 2-3 minutes
    She waited for what seemed like an eternity for God’s promise to be fulfilled. But Hope finally came in the form of a baby and more

  • My Declaration: Ensemble

    My Declaration: Ensemble

    Characters: 3
    Length: 3-5 minutes
    What is patriotism, and what does it mean to God’s people? It means not only to celebrate, but to participate. This is the more

  • Just Like You, Mom

    Just Like You, Mom

    Characters: 3
    Length: 1-2 minutes
    Have your Moms pulling out their tissues and ruining their mascara this Mother’s Day with this sweet Readers Theatre script spoken more

  • His Unfailing Love

    His Unfailing Love

    Characters: 3
    Length: 1-2 minutes
    This Responsive Reading is a declaration of thanksgiving to God who loves and provides for His people. more

  • The Thanksgiving Toast

    The Thanksgiving Toast

    Characters: 3
    Length: 5-7 minutes
    Three siblings reminisce about being subjected to their long-winded father’s tradition of a heavenly-minded Thanksgiving Toast. more

  • Use It Or Lose It

    Use It Or Lose It

    Characters: 2
    Length: 4-5 minutes
    A fun way of telling the parable of the talents. more

  • Good Friday

    Good Friday

    Characters: 6
    Length: 6-9 minutes
    Several characters surrounding the cross relive the events leading up to the crucifixion. This script can be performed as a Readers more

  • A Love Letter from His Love Letter

    A Love Letter from His Love Letter

    Characters: 3
    Length: 4 minutes
    This is a Readers Theatre expressing our devotion and gratefulness to the One who sent us the greatest love letter. more

  • Glory to God in the Highest

    Glory to God in the Highest

    Characters: 3
    Length: 3-4 minutes
    A responsive scripture reading about the birth of Jesus, the circumstances of the world that He was born into and how His story more

  • 9/11: We Remember

    9/11: We Remember

    Characters: 3-4
    Length: 3-4 minutes
    On September 11th our world was forever changed. Years later we know that God is still with us. Remember the events of 9/11 with this more

  • Only One Like You, Dad

    Only One Like You, Dad

    Characters: 3
    Length: 4-5 minutes
    A Father’s Day drama for our one and only, our Dads. This can be done as a Reader’s Theatre with music stands in front of more

  • Easter Trilogy

    Easter Trilogy

    Characters: 2
    Length: 4 minutes
    This script is three readings- Christ’s death, His resurrection, and our response to the Living Lord. This script is perfect for more

  • The Last Days: Peter’s Denial

    The Last Days: Peter’s Denial

    Characters: 2
    Length: 2-3 minutes
    A narrative of Peter’s denial of Christ before the crucifixion. more

  • The Last Days: The Garden

    The Last Days: The Garden

    Characters: 2
    Length: 3-4 minutes
    A narrative of those moments had by Jesus and His disciples in the Garden of Gethsemane just before His arrest and ultimate more

  • The Last Days: Washing the Disciples Feet

    The Last Days: Washing the Disciples Feet

    Characters: 2
    Length: 4-5 minutes
    A dramatic narrative of Jesus washing his disciples’ feet. more

  • Go and Tell

    Go and Tell

    Characters: 2
    Length: 7-8 minutes
    A look at God’s question “Whom shall I send” and a challenge to answer the call. more

  • These Hands

    These Hands

    Characters: 8
    Length: 5-6 minutes
    We use our hands for many things, some of which God never intended, yet He still sent His son to provide a way for us to join Him more

  • Greatest Story Ever Told

    Greatest Story Ever Told

    Characters: 4
    Length: 6-8 minutes
    Don’t have the preparation time, massive cast of actors, or camel rental budget for a huge Easter production this year?  more

  • Glorious Interruption

    Glorious Interruption

    Characters: 2
    Length: 6-8 minutes
    A story is told of a young couple with romantic notions of marriage when their ideal vision for the future is suddenly interrupted by more

  • His Love Endures Forever

    His Love Endures Forever

    Characters: 3
    Length: 2-3 minutes
    A prayer of thanksgiving to God and a response from God’s Word from Jeremiah 32 and 33. more

  • The Father’s Love

    The Father’s Love

    Characters: 3
    Length: 4-6 minutes
    A Reader’s Theatre about God’s love and acceptance as a Father who pursued His people. more

  • Search Me, O God: Responsive Reading

    Search Me, O God: Responsive Reading

    Characters: 3
    Length: 1-3 minutes
    What a comfort to know that no matter what we do or no matter where we go, God the Father will always be there. Here is the more

  • Declaration of Dependence

    Declaration of Dependence

    Characters: 3
    Length: 1-2 minutes
    This Readers Theatre expresses gratitude for the freedoms and prosperity we enjoy as a nation, but more importantly for the freedom and more

  • The Birth of Christ: Responsive Reading

    The Birth of Christ: Responsive Reading

    Characters: 1-2
    Length: 3-5 Minutes
    From Luke 2, the story of Christ is read with verses of praise in between. This reading gives your congregation reason to actively more

  • A Thanksgiving Responsive Reading

    A Thanksgiving Responsive Reading

    Characters: 3 Readers + Congregation
    Length: 3-5 minutes
    This is a responsive reading for a Thanksgiving service filled with Scripture about praising God for his many blessings. more

  • The Life of Christ: Responsive Reading

    The Life of Christ: Responsive Reading

    Characters: 1 + crowd
    Length: 4-6 minutes
    Through different phases of Jesus’ life, this responsive reading exemplifies the characteristics of an amazing Savior. more

  • Easter Reading Script

    Easter Reading Script

    Characters: 3
    Length: 3-5 minutes
    This reading takes selected verses from the Gospels and tells the story of the Last Supper through Christ’s resurrection. more

  • The Love Chapter: Scripture Reading

    The Love Chapter: Scripture Reading

    Characters: 3
    Length: 2-4 minutes
    1st Corinthians 13: 1- 13 Scripture Reading. more

  • The Holiness of God: Responsive Reading

    The Holiness of God: Responsive Reading

    Characters: 1 + crowd
    A traditional styled script about the holiness of God that uses scripture to paint an accurate picture of God’s character. more