Sin Scripts

This skit demonstrates how Jesus accepted the punishment for our sins, and how He disciplines us to help us become more like Him. After an exchange between a father and teen, we see Jesus having a similar conversation with one of His followers.

Actors: 4 Minutes: 5

While sitting in a courtroom awaiting his/her turn before the judge, a person caught speeding compares his/her sin to the other “criminals” in the room who seem guiltier. A friend reminds this person that we’re all guilty, and that none of us deserve grace, but that Jesus died for all sinners—for all of us.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 3

When someone is hiding a poisonous snake in a kitchen cabinet, it’s not that different from when we hide sin in our lives. This skit makes the point in a funny way.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 7

Two of the Lord’s disciples are sent to fetch the donkey that will carry Jesus into the city. Problem is, the donkeys refuse to be untied because of whatever it is in their lives that is holding them back from truly serving Christ. The “Untie The Donkey” skits can each be played stand-alone, or as a five-week series culminating on or near Palm Sunday.

Actors: 9 Minutes: 20

Two of the Lord’s disciples are sent to fetch the donkey that will carry Jesus into the city. Problem is, the donkeys have refused to be untied—from their busyness, their comfort, their pride, or their worries. At last they meet the donkey who is right for the Lord’s purpose: the one that is willing to be freed from his Sin. (Note: The Untie the Donkey skits can each be played stand-alone, or as a five-week series culminating on or near Palm Sunday. If done as a series, this would be the final episode.)

Actors: 4 Minutes: 3

Aren't we so lucky that despite our sin, God saved us? Aren't we lucky that luck had nothing to do with it?

Actors: 3 Minutes: 4

A man is followed by a sound that impacts him every time he commits a sin.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 4

A scene of monsters who represent sins meet to reflect on their victories and lament about their inevitable defeat.

Actors: 6 Minutes: 6

The Bible has some "notorious" characters who encounter the truth of Jesus and whose lives show his transforming love in all its glory.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 5

Sometimes we believe that God just tolerates us because of all the "yuck" in our hearts. In this script, Tommy and Eddie take a look at David's honest prayer to God about the transformation of our hearts and lives.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 15-17

Inspired by C.S. Lewis' The Screwtape Letter, this skit shows two demons attempt to lure and catch Christians.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 6-8 minutes

A zany game show opportunity goes wrong when contestants realize that all sin is a form of idolatry.

Actors: 5 Minutes: 5-7 minutes

Following Jesus' arrest, and his own denial of Him, Peter is devastated. His dreams are invaded by images of destruction. In the darkest hour, Jesus is there with us. Are we with Him?

Actors: 1 Minutes: 3-5 minutes

When hearing that Jesus is coming through their modern day suburban neighborhood, Pete, Sal, and Jack are more concerned about the state of their yards than the state of their hearts- which have more in common than they know.

Actors: 4 Minutes: 8-10 minutes

A father decides it's time to do something about the TV after he finds himself having to explain adultery to his daughter while watching the World Series.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 6-8 minutes

This is a silent sketch. The devil chooses a challenger to go against him in an arm wrestling match. They go to the table; Satan wins effortlessly. The person gets up, fights again, and is again defeated. Scared and hurting, the person goes to Jesus. Jesus challenges Satan on the person's behalf and easily wins.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 3