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Forgiveness Scripts

Easter Is Everything

Mary Magdalene shares the story of when she came to know Jesus, and tells about her front-row seat to the event that changed the course of eternity.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 4-6 minutes

Grace

After his resurrection, Jesus offers grace to Peter and gently confronts him about his mistakes, his purpose, and what comes next.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 3-4 minutes

These Hands

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 forever. In this dramatic series of monologues, seven people examine the work of their hands and realize they need a change.

  • Actors: 8
  • Minutes: 5-6 minutes

The Easter Apology

An explanation of Easter.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 3-4 minutes

Who Are You God?

These three scenes each depict an individual dealing with personal crisis. Through their monologues with God, they each reveal a different attitude reflecting their belief as to who God is.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 3-5 minutes

His Love Endures Forever

A prayer of thanksgiving to God and a response from God’s Word from Jeremiah 32 and 33.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 2-3 minutes

Joseph

Joseph was his father’s favorite and his brothers resented him for it. But God had big plans for this little brother.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 8-10 minutes

The Prodigal

Through the eyes of both father and son, one of the most powerful of Jesus’ parables comes to life. Includes the mp3 soundtrack of the music used in the background from The Skit Guys performance of The Prodigal.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 10 minutes

Smackdown-LIVE!

Two former tag-team champion wrestlers feud over something trivial. This skit parallels the futility of the grudges between believers.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 2-3 minutes

The Father’s Love

A Reader’s Theatre about God’s love and acceptance as a Father who pursued His people.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 4-6 minutes

He Is Alive: Responsive Reading

Worship the risen Savior through scripture this Easter with “He Is Alive: A Responsive Reading” by Eddie James! This script is perfect for those of us who want to be creative in our Easter service but don’t have a lot of time.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 1-3 minutes

The Easter Egg Connection

While helping his/her daughter hunt for Easter eggs, a dad/mom wonders how this tradition fits in to the holiday. This script is perfect for your Easter Sunday, or to encourage your congregation to reach out to someone who is searching during this time of Christian celebration. Includes a male and female version of the script.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 4-5 minutes

At the Cross: The Two Thieves

During the crucifixion, Jesus hung on his cross between two thieves- one believed and one did not.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 2-3 minutes

The Transformation of a Roman Centurion

Many of us feel cemented into our lives and lifestyles by our histories or habits. We mistakenly feel unworthy of God’s grace and we spend our time trying to find our place among life’s consolation prizes. But if a Roman Centurion can realize the renewing gift of Christ’s salvation, how can we not?

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 5 minutes

Textual Relations

Pete finds out his good friend has been texting his girlfriend behind his back. Will they ever be able to get past it?

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 3-4 minutes

Caught

A woman realizes that she has something she’s rarely had in her life- forgiveness.

  • Actors: 1 Female
  • Minutes: 3-5 minutes

Grace, We Just Don’t Get It

God’s grace is a free gift that we can’t seem to grasp on a daily basis. We know we don’t deserve the blessings God gives us, yet he delights in continuing to bless us despite our shortcomings and willful disobedience.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 10 minutes

The Apple Skit (Spanish)

Este guión se trata de una niña que en medio de una serie de relaciones malas, ella pone su confianza y su corazón roto en Jesús.

  • Actors: 5
  • Minutes: 8-10 minutes

John, The Disciple Whom Jesus Loved

A great monologue for Holy Week from the Apostle John as he tells of the events in the upper room, Gethsemene, the trial of Christ, and His crucifixion. 

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 10-12 minutes

Stranger in a Strange Land

This creative sermon set-up skit about a stranger who shows up to church for an Easter service, he is amazed at the lengths a church would go to get his attention.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 2-4 minutes

The Birdcage

The Bird Cage is a metaphor to humanity’s imprisonment and Jesus’ redemption plan that sets us free. Skit starts out as a young boy and a man talk about wild birds in a birdcage to the ultimate encounter of Jesus and Satan looking at mankind in the cage.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 5-7 minutes

Installing Love

A person calls into Tech Support to get Love installed on her Heart

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 4-6

Working On Love - Adult Worship Version

Eric Swink (a member of the Skitiots) brings to life a comedy with two scenes of a person trying to deal with the aspects and traits of Love.  We see Paul trying to live out the quality’s found in 1 Corinthians 13.  The scenes start with a conversation in a local starbucks and ends with an argument with Paul’s wife*.  All the while Paul stumbles on making the virtues a reality with strangers and the people closest to him.  The comedy has truth and liberty for the ending to make a great point.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 6 minutes

Time for Change

Growing up in a disconnected home can be hard, but what happens when your parents are expecting another child, and realize they need to do some things differently.  Tina shares her experience in this heartfelt testimony. 

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 6-8 minutes

Easter Reading Script

This reading takes selected verses from the Gospels and tells the story of the Last Supper through Christ’s resurrection.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 3-5 minutes

My Dad’s Feet

A teenage girl returns from a youth retreat to find her drunken father asleep in his easy chair. She must decide what to do with him, and choose rather to love him or not.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 6-8 minutes

Beyond Justice

A husband comes home to discover his wife, who has had an affair, about to leave. He challenges her to stay, to receive his forgiveness and love.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 4-6 minutes

Elephant Skit

Two old friends meet up and resolve a hurt issue from the past.

  • Actors: 2

Dad, Give Me Money Now

An updated and comedic version of the famous parable.

  • Actors: 8
  • Minutes: 4-5 minutes

Waiting Room

It’s easy to see why God would seem unapproachable, and that we would have to squeeze an appointment with Him, or do something to impress Him.  The great news is that God approached us first and offered us salvation through Jesus.  For those stuck in the waiting room, it’s only excuses that keep them from getting their questions answered.

  • Actors: 5
  • Minutes: 5-7 minutes

Say What?

Gossip and rumors grow wildly in the matter of one school day.  Assumptions are made and everyone takes sides.  When the truth comes out, will the people involved reconcile their relationship, or let the separation and bitterness grow?

  • Actors: 15
  • Minutes: 5-7 minutes

Last Flight of 206

When flight 206’s engines fail, the passengers have to quickly fulfill all of their dreams and unfinished business.  However, they are in a surprise and may have longer to live after all.  Will they seize the new opportunity to live with purpose, or waste it in their same old way of living?

  • Actors: 7
  • Minutes: 6-8 minutes