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Scripts parenting

In this monologue, a young man recalls his dad's struggles and successes as a single father and considers the importance of prayer in the lives of his own family as he watches his son's first t-ball game.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 5

In this short comedic piece, a new dad and an experienced dad play on a word game show that reveals misunderstandings about grace and the role it plays in marriage and parenting.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 5

When Jay finds out he's going to be a father, he finds a "paternity test" online and is anxiously preparing so he can be a good dad. His friend, Sam, helps teach Jay that there's no studying or planning that can get a man ready for fatherhood. It's all about love.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 4

Joseph feels like there's a lot of pressure on him to be a good dad, considering that Jesus' "real" dad is God. As he lists all the ways he falls short, Mary reminds him that God chose them to be Jesus' parents, and that He was born to free all of us from our imperfections.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 3

As Cam prepares to take her infant son for immunizations, she fears for the pain he will experience, and the pain she'll feel as a result. God reminds Cam that her love for her son is a lot like the love and care God has for her.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 3

A mother talks sentimentally about motherhood amidst the chaos that is “her life”.

Actors: 5 Minutes: 5

In this funny skit, a married couple discovers that becoming new parents is overwhelming, scary, and potentially a bit messy. But they trust that God will help them figure it all out.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 5

Joseph tells his seven-year-old son Yeshua (Jesus) that they must kill the lamb that Yeshua has raised for the last year.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 4

Timmy is about to make the family late for church again, looking for snorkel gear and a disposable underwater camera. With the family waiting in the car, his mom Janet learns that he’s got his heart set on snapping a photo of “The Old Man” during the baptism ceremony at church. Timmy’s innocent misunderstanding gives Janet a chance to explain the meaning of water baptism all the while trying to get everyone to church on time. Part of the Train Up A Child Series it’s a funny and touching skit to help believers of all ages know and remember what they believe.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 3

Timmy is disappointed to be playing an Advent candle in the church Christmas play, rather than the “important” role of Joseph. But as he shares his one line with his mom, Timmy discovers the importance of his role and the message of the candle of peace.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 4

Timmy’s attempt to bring snowballs on the family’s Christmas vacation opens the door for his mom to share the Christmas story and remind Timmy of the real meaning of the holiday. Part of the Train Up A Child series, it’s a funny and touching skit to remind Christians of all ages what they believe.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 3

What would Adam and Eve be like as grandparents? Would they pass on things they have learned from their years on the earth?

Actors: 2 Minutes: 4

Janet learns that her son Timmy is being bullied on Facebook by so-called “friends” at his new school. Teased for being a Christian, the circumstance creates a teachable moment for Janet to share with Timmy how he can pray without ceasing and that if God had a Facebook account He’d write amazing things on Timmy’s wall. Part of the Train Up A Child Series, it’s a funny and touching skit to help believers of all ages know and remember what they believe.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 4

While fishing from his newly restored pier, a man wonders if his family can be restored from his past neglect.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 4

A dad wants to pass on his faith through the stories passed on to him by his dad, but it doesn’t have the intended result.

Actors: 5 Minutes: 4

A family puts more emphasis on winning an Easter egg hunt than understanding the importance of Easter.

Actors: 5 Minutes: 4