Duet Scripts

A husband and wife reflect on the stresses of Christmas, especially the financial ones, and how they distract from focusing on what (or Who) Christmas is about.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 6

Timmy is disappointed after the church Christmas production because his mom, who played Mary, gave away a gift (that he hoped to receive) to a new kid in the audience. Part of the Train Up A Child series, this is a funny and touching skit to help people of all ages remember the true meaning of Christmas and to be thankful in giving.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 4

Having just met Mary, Joseph, and the baby Jesus at the temple, Anna and Simeon describe what it was like to hold the King of the world in their hands. They reflect on how Jesus is God’s promised Messiah for Jew and Gentile alike.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 2

This simple skit features Elizabeth and Zechariah, who has been unable to speak since the angel told him about the miraculous conception of their son, John the Baptist. Works well as part of an Advent service focused on hope.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 4

This Advent skit focuses on Mary and Joseph, as they share the story of Jesus' miraculous conception. This can stand alone or be used after “Communication Failure” in the Advent weeks preceding Christmas.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 4

As two characters strike up a conversation while waiting for a job interview, one is overly prepared, while the other believes he could never do enough to get the job on his own merits. This skit is an allegory about how Jesus is the only intercessor we need in order to be accepted into Heaven.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 3

An inexperienced marathon runner receives advice from a more experienced runner on running the race set before them. He finds that the secret is running with endurance and keeping your eyes on the finish line.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 2

This duet serves as an entertaining announcement or reminder for a youth summer camp, with details of what to expect, what to bring, dates, and more.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 3

When Tia interviews to become a mom, she's so overwhelmed by the demands put on mothers that she almost turns away. Then she realizes that all a mother truly needs is a humble willingness to allow God to parent through her.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 2

When Adam and Eve find themselves outside of the garden, they discover that they now have a big empty spot near their hearts. After numerous humorous attempts to find what’s missing, they learn that the answer is as near as a prayer.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 4

This scene is a humorous tale of finding joy in life, no matter how old you are. Methuselah is approaching 900 years old, but his encounter with a teenage skateboarder reminds us that it's never too late to try something new.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 4

As Joseph of Arimathea and Nicodemus prepare Jesus' body for burial, they discuss their disappointment after losing the man they believed to be the Messiah.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 5

Becky is waiting for a professional pedicure when Jesus arrives to complete the task. Becky tries to convince Jesus that, not only should He avoid her feet, He should stay away from her until she fixes a few things in her life. She soon discovers that Jesus is the only one that can really clean up her feet and her life.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 4

One of the disciples struggles with the assignment they’ve been given by Jesus—to get a donkey. The other reminds him of the miracles Jesus has performed and ultimately convinces his fellow disciple that they can trust Jesus, even if they don’t understand why He’s asking them to do this.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 3

When Sara notices a huge spot on her floor, she's concerned what people will think about her. Jill encourages her by sharing about her own spot, reminding Sara that everyone has things in their lives they're ashamed of.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 4

In a parody of the Netflix show, "Tidying Up with Marie Kondo," a man thinks a tidying expert is going to help him organize his house. Instead, he gets a much-needed look into the clutter in his heart.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 6