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Grace Scripts

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

Special Visitation Unit

Frank and Darryl interrogate Todd, a prospective church member, to find out why he hasn’t come back to visit their church.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 6-8 minutes

Declaration of Dependence

This Readers Theatre expresses gratitude for the freedoms and prosperity we enjoy as a nation, but more importantly for the freedom and mercy granted to us by a loving Savior.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 1-2 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

Merry Christmas, Grace

A busy wife and mom gets a reality check during the holidays when God
suddenly sends a very special new friend into her life.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 4-5 minutes

Caught

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

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

He Came to Get Messy

Do you ever feel that God is nowhere near and can’t understand your pain? Over 2000 years ago, Jesus, God’s Son, came into the world, not as royalty but as a baby born in a stable full of muck and animals. This script reminds us of the sacrifice that Jesus made by humbling himself to become one of us. It was a dirty job and he didn’t have to do it…but the world is changed because he did.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 4-6 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

The Birdcage (Spanish)

Este guión es una metáfora de la redención que tenemos en Cristo.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 10-12 minutes

A Father’s Conversation with the Father

A father talks to his Heavenly Father about what it takes to be a great husband and dad.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 2-3 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

Paul

Here is a look at the life and times of one of the most famous people in the Bible, Paul. This is an informative look at who Paul was and what his life meant.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 6`

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

God Doesn’t Like Me

It’s so easy to think that because we have hard times in our life that God doesn’t like us, that He just sits up in the heavens and merely tolerates us, when all along He’s absolutely crazy about us.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 3-5 minutes

Sticky Jesus

As a mother and son unpack the Christmas decorations they also unpack some less than happy memories involving the manger scene and some peanut butter covered fingers.

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 6-8 minutes

Time Out

This skit illustrates that when we do stupid things it would be great to have someone call a do-over for us, however that’s not possible, so we must play on in God’s mercy.

  • Actors: 11
  • Minutes: 8-10 minutes

Flunking Life

Mr. Johnson, a retired English teacher, walks into the office of Paul Clark, a newspaper editorialist. Mr. Johnson taught Paul twenty five years earlier, and flunked him because he wrote compositions about Jesus. Now, Mr. Johnson comes to Paul, seeking his advice on life.

This script is best used in conjunction with “Flunking English.”

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 3-4 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

What’s Their Story?

A humorous look at how judging others only avoids the “real story.”

  • Actors: 10
  • Minutes: 5-7 minutes

The Innkeeper’s Dilemma (Youth Version)

This drama tells the story of Stuart, an innkeeper, and his quest to find meaning in his life. Along the way he encounters some shepherds, a wiseman, and his family who help him see that God has provided purpose in the little baby that has been born in the stable.

  • Actors: 8
  • Minutes: 20-25 minutes

The Innkeeper’s Dilemma (Original Version)

This drama tells the story of Stuart, an innkeeper, and his quest to find meaning in his life. Along the way he encounters some shepherds, a wiseman, and his family who help him see that God has provided purpose in the little baby that has been born in the stable.

  • Actors: 7
  • Minutes: 20-25 minutes

The Innkeeper’s Dilemma (Duet Version)

This drama tells the story of Stuart, an innkeeper, and his quest to find meaning in his life. Along the way he encounters some shepherds, a wiseman, and his family who help him see that God has provided purpose in the little baby that has been born in the stable.

  • Actors: 2
  • Minutes: 12-15 minutes

Peter

The Apostle Peter recounts the events of Good Friday, Easter morning, and the days that followed, and realizes that the Savior he betrayed forgives him completely.

  • Actors: 1
  • Minutes: 6-8 minutes

Total Eclipse of the Heart - Wordless Skit

This skit is a human video: action done to music. This skit is set to Bonnie Tyler’s “Total Eclipse of the Heart.” This skit shows a person caught in a sea of sin and Christ coming to rescue her. The script comes with the Spanish translation for the cards used in the video. You may also want to use the Glee version of “Total Eclipse of the Heart.”

  • Actors: 4+
  • Minutes: 5-6 minutes

The Apple Skit

Life often times breaks our hearts. In this skit, a girl who has had her heart broken many times, decides to trust her heart to Jesus.

  • Actors: 5

Grace - Pass It On

This drama is a modern day prodigal son story that shows: “He who has been forgiven little, loves little; but he who has been forgiven much, loves abundantly.”

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 5-7 minutes

Grace Land - The Homecoming (Act III)

How will it end?  Kelly comes home a little more than nervous about what her family’s reaction will be.  Will she find grace, or will she find accusation?

  • Actors: 3
  • Minutes: 7-9 minutes

Pity Party Cafe

It’s poetry night at the local coffee house. This skit takes a look at how all of us deal with the pain, insecurity, and hurt of life.

  • Actors: 6