Each script has a summary, stage directions, props list and bible passage. Duration: 12min Actors: 1M Summary: Period piece. Later, when his daughter is mugged, she is aided by the same rescued someone who has learned to 'pass on grace. Provides index of contemporary and Biblical scripts designed for the church service. Horeb United Methodist Church in Mt.
The first monologue is called Why me? As a stand-alone, it addresses finding peace in times of anxiety. Both are outcasts, in need of understanding and healing. Author: Michele Pitman Dur: 5min D 1F The woman caught in adultery tells her story. Duration: About 13 minutes long but can be done in 3 sections if needed. Organised by liturgical season, lectionary readings or bible readings.
This is very similar to The Young Shepherd. The Presentation of Our Lord is referred to in some corners of the church as Candlemas because of an ancient tradition of blessing all the candles to be used in the church in the coming year at the mass celebrated on that day. What would it be like to be this man's friend as all this goes on? Author: Michele Pitman Dur: 10min L 1N A humorous look at trusting God through the eyes of several Biblical characters. Could easily be used for a puppet team. Joseph and Mary went to Bethlehem where Jesus was born, and then we unpack what this ancient story means for us today. Author: Trevor Fletcher Dur: 6min L The parable of the dishonest steward, in modern form. A large variety of English scripts from around the world.
But it may be done with two people. Let me tell you my story. Summary: Monologues and dialogues highlighting the mothers in the genealogy of Christ and how nothing is impossible with God - not widowhood, barrenness or foreign status. Oh, there was one weird thing. What the heck, you could even bring in wrestlers! Contains six monologues based on Biblical characters the Paralytic, Peter's mother-in-law, Martha, Lazarus, Thomas, and Mary Magdalene. If you know of any good sites or have any questions or comments, please email me at. The play depicts how God saves the weak and gives the humble victory over the proud and mighty.
Keywords: Pentecost, Holy Spirit, tongues, other languages. The events of Pentecost are dramatic in themselves but using this format serves to highlight the effect that the wonderful events of Acts 2 must have had on the community in Jerusalem. Sure, he quoted the Torah like the other rabbis, but he also told stories. Summary: A dramatic poem which is an allegory on John 1:1-12. He tells me he cares, he tells me he loves me beyond my faults, he tells me he could erase my past, he tells me he will restore my body, he tells me with him all things are possible, he tells me he has a purpose and a plan for me. That's what gets me through those next few hours until they break my legs to kill me. Actors: 6 characters 5M and F.
Robertson holds degrees from Illinois Wesleyan University B. He can see right into me, who I am, every crime I have ever committed. Author: Don Ebberts Dur: 12min L 1M, 1F Brenda has just come to the end of 40 days spent in the wilderness, trying to decide her mission in life. The fact that God still loved them is the thing that overwhelms them. Eight years later, Donne delivers his last sermon, and he also is reconciled, after a fashion.
Sophisticated understandings of scripture, theology, and human nature are expressed in simple, natural language. In the meantime, he relates his story thus far to a skeptical fellow inmate of Pharoah's prison. Paradise is the last place I expected to end up after all I've done. Sketches and scripts for use in church service; drama ministry tips. I was the boss and the world was on my side. Hascall Dur: 10min D 1F Ophelia the caterer is preparing a feast to celebrate the resurrection of Lazarus.
Dur: 7min L 3M The nitty gritty of life for the sons of Noah as they struggled to keep the ark clean during the flood. Jesus is talking about his Kingdom, comparing it to a mustard seed, calling it the Kingdom of Heaven. Authors: Ed and Zach Deforest Dur: 20min L Joseph, family, etc A 'This is Your Life' treatment of the life of Joseph. As the four scenes are acted out, determine who attempted murder. So I started writing my own Bible character monologues.
Scripts for performance by churches. The mime players represent disobedient clay in the workshop of the Master Potter as narration and music sew the scene together in this visual demonstration of what it means to have clay honor the Potter's wisdom by their obedience. I haven't included the song here, but I am sure that if anyone else wanted to use the script, Malcolm would be pleased to provide the music and song, too. Holidays: Christmas From the Bible: David Please note: The top ten list is not done according to any set criteria; rather, it is a reflection of the sites which I use first when I'm looking for a piece to do. It also includes some scripts by other authors.
Offering customized dramas and other writing services to drama ministries. I not only recommend this site for your drama needs, but encourage your prayers and financial support. Anyway — one day in the synagogue, Jesus was really letting the Pharisees have it. These two sketches can be used in sequence. Author: Lachlan Meurer Various D Various A series of interconnected parables, with a call to Christians to have a heart of compassion for the people of the place where they live, just as Jesus was moved to tears over his beloved Jerusalem. French Dur: 7min D 1M A monologue based on the experience of Lazarus being raised from the dead, and his relationship with Jesus. Women In The Wings highlights the role of women in the Christian story, as scripture passages are brought to life and interpreted by the women who were there.