Obedience Scripts

Have you ever imagined what happened after Christ rose from the dead and stood before the throne of God? This Readers Theatre script imagines the incredible moment when, upon defeating death, Jesus takes his seat at the right hand of God.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 2

In this hour-long Easter play, we see snapshots from the lives of four inspiring, historical figures: William Wilberforce, Hannah Moore, Rosalind Goforth and Eric Liddell. The frame around each of these snapshots is Christ’s story of love and sacrifice on that first Easter, which makes possible every act of Christian love, sacrifice, and faith ever since. This powerful production also features a choir.

Actors: 10+ Minutes: 60

This Christmas monologue features the Wiseman as he wrestles with obeying a dream that told him not to return to King Herod, and the challenge it may be for him to follow the King of the Jews. Includes an mp3 of the soundtrack from the video version.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 4

In this Christmas monologue, Mary holds her new baby in her arms as she tries to explain to Jesus the seemingly impossible journey that brought them to that point, and the unimaginable future that lay ahead of Him. Includes an mp3 of the soundtrack from the video version.

Actors: 1 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 show called The Crazy Truth is the setting in this interactive skit, where Professor Imani and his sidekick, Zaney, teach audiences about the miracles Jesus' performed.

Actors: 9 Minutes: 8

Lefty and Righty are two feet trying to follow Jesus in this script. Despite not knowing what they’re walking into, they decide to obey His call and go where He is leading.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 3

In this monologue, Elizabeth recounts unexpected miracles: becoming the mother of John the Baptist; her husband, Zechariah, emerging from the temple mute; her cousin Mary, pregnant as well. She recognizes God’s fulfillment of promises and His redemption of us all.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 4

A skit about God using our weaknesses. Three well-known characters in the Bible are interviewed for the job God has in store for them. Despite their own weaknesses, we know God used them to His own glory, showing how He can use us as well.

Actors: 4 Minutes: 5

A skit about being prepared to work for God when He needs you. Problems occur when Brandon tries to be prepared for any circumstance, but misses the point of being spiritually prepared.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 5

Zeke (aka Isaac) is preparing for a trip to the mountains with his dad, Abe (aka Abraham). Zeke feels uneasy about the trip and talks about it with his friend Gabe.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 3

Two groups of sheep try to please the Shepherd, but only one group truly understands what the Shepherd requires of them.

Actors: 7 Minutes: 6

Gary and Grady explain that the story of Adam and Eve is about remaking our hearts to be like God's. Not so much about the perils of fruit.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 4

After being put in his place, Peter recounts being called "Satan" and how he realized that the one needing saving wasn't Jesus, but himself.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 3 minutes

Teenagers have a difficult time understanding the advice and guidance from their parents...just as all of God's children struggle with the direction of their heavenly Father.

Actors: 5 Minutes: 7

While Jesus was on earth, He used children and their faith as an example of the attitude He desires from us. Could we just for today become as a child and trust the One who is in charge?

Actors: 1 Minutes: 2-4 minutes