Script Scripts

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

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

The mob hurls insults and watches on as Jesus is crucified.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 1-2 minutes

Mary has many questions about what God has planned for her little baby boy, Jesus.

Actors: 1 + crowd Minutes: 1 minute

People have different views on tithing, but when it comes down to it, the Bible is pretty clear on what’s expected.

Actors: 6 Minutes: 4-6 minutes

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

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

This script is a Reader’s Theatre that tells the truth about love. This skit can easily be performed memorized or not (use black music stands and have the actors read the script during performance). No blocking is necessary.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 3-4 minutes

When your best friend dies, you don’t expect him to come back to life and walk with you. Listen to two older disciples who walked with Jesus not long after His resurrection.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 10-12 minutes

A girl is desperately trying to know what God’s will for her life is, so she tries different ways to find answers. As she is narrating her own life she “walks” through all of these experiences. The other two add to the scene as different characters or inanimate objects (i.e. the bush).

Actors: 3 Minutes: 10-12 minutes

A mom gets so caught up in all the activities of Christmas that she forgets to be thankful for why we celebrate Christmas in the first place.

Actors: 1 Female Minutes: 8-9 minutes

Two Bethlehem shepherds recall their visitation with an angel the night Jesus was born.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 5-7 minutes

Set in a coffee shop, modern day characters from the Christmas story come to life as they celebrate Christmas and realize there's more to our Christian lives than just living between the giants of Christmas and Easter.

Actors: 9 Minutes: 30 minutes

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

This is a responsive reading for a Thanksgiving service filled with Scripture about praising God for his many blessings.

Actors: 3 Readers + Congregation Minutes: 3-5 minutes

This script by Tommy Woodard is a humorous look at a woman who is fed up with the lack of "thanks" and "giving" coming from her family during the holidays. In the end, she is reminded that we should be thankful and giving because of Christ.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 4-6 minutes