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Scripts ensemble

As Christians, do we wear the jersey but refuse to really join the team on the field? This skit helps set up a message about how Jesus calls us to be active members of His "team," not just bench warmers.

Actors: 4 Minutes: 3

God visits Abraham and Sarah to give them new names and to announce that they will have a baby. They are beside themselves with laughter, unsure that it can be true, but ultimately choose to believe that nothing is impossible for God.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 5

A pastor who has learned a new conflict resolution technique decides to introduce it to the board. But the group ends up way off track before realizing they're doing it all wrong.

Actors: 6 Minutes: 6

New arrivals at the pearly gates are disappointed when they realize what they're missing on earth. When St. Peter gives them a glimpse of what awaits them for all of eternity, the desire for what they lost fades and they embrace the excitement and awe of heaven.

Actors: 5 Minutes: 4

A Religious Studies professor criticizes his class for failing to understand the central idea of Jesus’s teachings. This script’s surprise ending provides the perfect set-up for a message on grace, or on the character of Jesus.

Actors: 4 Minutes: 3

This spoof of the classic TV series, Batman, by the seminal Christian comedy act Mitch & Allen (Hello, God?) asks, “What if even super-heroes aren’t super enough?” Great introduction for gospel presentations.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 3

Almost overnight Pokémon GO has become the most popular app of all time. But could it be that Jesus came up with the idea first? This is a great intro for a message or group discussion on living and sharing our faith (the two are connected)!

Actors: 3 Minutes: 5

Two-part comedy sketch about a clueless young man (or woman) attempting contact God by phone. Great accompaniment for presentations on prayer or on God's character.

Actors: 2+ Minutes: 8

A modern day version of the popular family program The Christmas Experience. Includes sometimes dramatic, often funny, contemporary versions of the events leading up to Jesus' birth. The audience journeys to three different settings where three short plays are performed, then gathers for singing, a present day version of the Nativity, a short message, and candle-lighting.

Actors: 18+ Minutes:

A naïve youth group rediscovers the meaning of Christmas while reenacting the Nativity.

Actors: 6+ Minutes: 7

In a modern suburb, we meet three holiday planners who have "no room" for Joseph, Mary, and Jesus. Great set-up for a talk on changing our plans to make room for God's.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 6

True story. A college teacher encounters a young inner city tough guy who restores his sense of mission – and of the calling everyone has to redeem the lives of others.

Actors: 5 Minutes: 6

A comical "welcome to church" sketch designed to put church visitors as ease and to encourage church members to bring their friends.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 4 minutes

While on a family trip, Rick and Toodie both learn the importance of asking for directions. A fun, fresh perspective on prayer and pride.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 5-7 minutes

Two families take to heart their pastor’s sermon about reaching out to others, but when they try to put their beliefs into action things start to backfire.

Actors: 8 Minutes: 5-7 minutes

Through an intense competition at work for an upcoming promotion, Mike is able to share the true meaning of Christmas with his coworker Brien.

Actors: 10+ Minutes: 15-20 minutes