Thanksgiving Scripts

Stress and worry are timeless – but God meets our needs in miraculous ways. A New Testament-set monologue with a twist.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 4-6 minutes

Rick and Toodie learn to give thanks "in all things." Great illustration for Thanksgiving or to accompany a message on Gratitude.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 4-6 minutes

A responsive prayer of invitation to the Father as we thank Him for His many blessings.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 1-2

The character of God and foundation for theology is explained through a simple child's prayer.

Actors: 4 Minutes: 6-8 minutes

Hosting her first Thanksgiving has Avery in a grocery store panic, until a voice of experience provides a "reality check" about hospitality.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 5-6 minutes

Hannah, a friendly barista, wants to know what the deal is with Christians and Thanksgiving and makes the connection that it's kind of a Christian holiday without really being a Christian holiday. Perfect to use as a sermon set-up.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 1-3 minutes

Grady has a great illustration for why we should be grateful no matter what.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 3-5 minutes

Gary and Grady take a few minutes to explain why we observe Thanksgiving.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 2-4

One family stops to count their blessings and as they do, realize that they each have a lot to be thankful for.

Actors: 8 Minutes: 6-8 minutes

This Responsive Reading is a declaration of thanksgiving to God who loves and provides for His people.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 1-2 minutes

It's Thanksgiving and two turkeys are thankful they didn't get chosen to grace the table! They are soon joined by some vegetables that are relieved to share the turkeys' fate and hideout.

Actors: 8 Minutes: 4-6 minutes

When we stop and focus on what we are truly thankful for, we can find joy...even in the midst of a stressful, busy life.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 4-6 minutes

Two families display the contrast between those who choose to be thankful and those who choose not to be.

Actors: 10 Minutes: 5-6 minutes

Three siblings reminisce about being subjected to their long-winded father's tradition of a heavenly-minded Thanksgiving Toast.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 5-7 minutes

Who knew a giant, talking turkey could have so much wisdom? Take a look at this humorous illustration of what happens when we say the words but miss the actual meaning of Thanksgiving.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 1-2 minutes

Two unfortunately named brothers discuss how we have a knack for overlooking God’s blessings in the most trivial of ways when really, we should be conscious of all the different ways he blesses us.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 5-8 minutes