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  • ‘Twas the Fight Before Christmas

    ‘Twas the Fight Before Christmas

    Characters: 6
    Length: 10
    Marvin, who simply wants to read the famous Christmas story about Santa, is assaulted by family members who have their own ideas of what more

  • 1776 A Readers Theater Script

    1776 A Readers Theater Script

    Characters: 3
    Length: 1
    Celebrate our country’s birthday with this Readers Theater about the struggle and sacrifice our Founding Fathers made to realize the more

  • 40 Days With Jesus Script Bundle

    40 Days With Jesus Script Bundle

    Length: 30 minutes
    A series of eyewitness accounts that dramatically retell the course of Christ’s ministry leading up to his crucifixion. These more

  • 40 Days: God’s Voice in the Thunder

    40 Days: God’s Voice in the Thunder

    Characters: 1
    Length: 4 minutes
    Listen as a follower of Jesus describes her experiences with thunder, creaky elbows and seeing Jesus on the night of Passover. more

  • 40 Days: John the Baptist

    40 Days: John the Baptist

    Characters: 1
    Length: 3 minutes
    John The Baptist may have never set out to talk much, but listen as he describes ending up with a front row seat to the beginning of more

  • 40 Days: Nicodemus

    40 Days: Nicodemus

    Characters: 1
    Length: 4 minutes
    He was a Pharisee, but one that wanted to hear what Jesus had to say. Watch as Nicodemus retells the conversation with Christ that more

  • 40 Days: Nobody But Jesus

    40 Days: Nobody But Jesus

    Characters: 5
    Length: 2
    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 more

  • 40 Days: Palm Sunday

    40 Days: Palm Sunday

    Characters: 1
    Length: 4 minutes
    A guy borrows one donkey and never hears the end of it. Listen as one of Jesus’ followers describes the atmosphere around more

  • 40 Days: Peter’s Denial

    40 Days: Peter’s Denial

    Characters: 1
    Length: 5
    Watch as Peter painfully recounts the events leading up to his darkest hour. Great video for Good Friday services. Includes music from more

  • 40 Days: Simon Peter

    40 Days: Simon Peter

    Characters: 1
    Length: 3 minutes
    After being put in his place, Peter recounts being called “Satan” and how he realized that the one needing saving more

  • 40 Days: Temple Cleansing

    40 Days: Temple Cleansing

    Characters: 1
    Length: 4 minutes
    Widowed and just wanting to worship, a woman describes the scene at the temple when Jesus drove out the money changers and the kind of 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

  • A Back to School Prayer

    A Back to School Prayer

    Characters: 2
    Length: 2-3 minutes
    The first day of school can be bittersweet. It means freedom for mom, but it also means another year has come and gone. In this script, more

  • A Cheerful Giver

    A Cheerful Giver

    Characters: 2
    Length: 7
    Willie is not quite convinced that he needs to tithe. He’s worked very hard for his allowance and he has his eye on a new baseball more

  • A Christmas Do-Over

    A Christmas Do-Over

    Characters: 2
    Length: 4-6 minutes
    Dan wants to make up for the mistakes he’s made in the past year and thinks having a “perfect” Christmas for his more

  • A Christmas Dream

    A Christmas Dream

    Characters: 1-3
    Length: 2
    This Christmas poem calling on Christians to let peace begin with their hearts, is perfect for your Christmas Eve or candlelight more

  • A Christmas Journey

    A Christmas Journey

    Characters: 16+
    Length: 20-30 minutes
    It’s the night before the big event, and Christmas is on a journey to the Holy Little City. He and the friends he meets up with more

  • A Christmas To Remember

    New! A Christmas To Remember

    Characters: 4
    Length: 6
    These are monologues delivered separately by each character. Appropriate for preparation for the Christmas season. more

  • A Conversation with Dad

    A Conversation with Dad

    Characters: 2 males
    Length: 3-5 minutes
    An adult son goes to his father for wisdom about a difficult situation in his life. more

  • A Day To Remember

    A Day To Remember

    Characters: 2
    Length: 2
    This script gives your church an opportunity to stop and recognize the brave men and women who have served our country and paid the more

  • A Father’s Conversation with the Father

    A Father’s Conversation with the Father

    Characters: 2
    Length: 2-3 minutes
    A father talks to his Heavenly Father about what it takes to be a great husband and dad. more

  • A Fathers Day Poem (Sort of)

    A Fathers Day Poem (Sort of)

    Characters: 1
    Length: 4
    A dad has been writing a poem over the course of his children’s lives about the struggles and joys of fatherhood. more

  • A Future and a Hope

    A Future and a Hope

    Characters: 1
    Length: 5-7 minutes
    A young graduate struggles with the news that the plans she had are seemingly different than the plans God has. more

  • A God Who Knows

    A God Who Knows

    Characters: 4
    Length: 5 minutes
    Four unnamed characters expose the brokenness and pain in their lives, and speak Scriptural truth about God’s intimate knowledge more

  • A Guy’s Guide to Surviving Valentine’s Day (Probably)

    A Guy’s Guide to Surviving Valentine’s Day (Probably)

    Characters: 2
    Length: 4
    Kristin and Lindsay are here to give the guys the 411 on not just how to survive Valentine’s Day, but win Valentine’s Day. Like a more

  • A Joyful Heart

    A Joyful Heart

    Characters: 4
    Length: 6
    Betsy and Susie give Willie a joyful heart transplant. more

  • A Letter for Dad

    A Letter for Dad

    Characters: 1
    Length: 3-4 minutes
    A teenage boy reminisces on fond memories of his dad as he writes a letter for Father’s Day. more

  • A Letter To My Mom

    A Letter To My Mom

    Characters: 6
    Length: 5
    Use this easy to pull together Mother’s Day script to share the comedy and sincerity that is in the blessing of motherhood. 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

  • A Man’s Survival Guide to Thanksgiving

    A Man’s Survival Guide to Thanksgiving

    Characters: 1
    Length: 4-6 minutes
    Start your worship service or sermon off with this Thanksgiving How-To Guide for men. It’s served fresh with healthy portions of more

  • A Message For My Mother

    A Message For My Mother

    Characters: 1
    Length: 4
    A new mom calls to thank her mother after an eventful trip to the grocery store with her young baby. This humorous Mother’s Day more

  • A Modern Day Christmas Experience

    A Modern Day Christmas Experience

    Characters: 18+
    A modern day version of the popular family program The Christmas Experience. Includes sometimes dramatic, often funny, contemporary more