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Damon & Pythias - Drama Script for People or Puppets
By Owen & Stephen Shelley
Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This is a dramatisation of a short story from ancient Greece. Damon and Pythias are friends and when Pythias is accussed of being a traitor and sentenced to die, Damon takes his place so that his friend can say goodbye to his parents. This short play demonstrates the love of a friend who is willing to die in the place of another. This can be used to illustrate Jesus' love for us!
The Gift: A Salvation Skit for Christmas
By Cheryl Rogers
Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This free skit illustrates that salvation is a gift from God. It can be performed by churches, youth groups, Bible clubs and schools.
Crossroads At the Way and Churchianity
By Jesse Steele
Series: Crossroads, Act II. Price: Free! Words: 38,500. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A young pastor explores the best path for his future ministry. His worldview is shattered by conversations with the Apostles John and Paul, as well as Christian leaders, from businessmen to pastors, from America to China. Restoring the “strategery” of the corporate Church to God’s original plan in Scripture is never easy, but it’s encouraging to hear from the voice of the past.
Crossroads At the Day of Bapticost
By Jesse Steele
Series: Crossroads, Act I. Price: Free! Words: 32,500. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
In the style of classic British banter, Evangelical Seminary Student meets Captain Charismatic… Jesus mediates. Trek through nearly every topic of debate in the American Protestant Church today. Easy-to-read, scripted format, and with limited playwright permissions included with purchase, you might just read what you’ve always wanted to say and learn how to make a friend you have always wanted.
Too Late: A Dramatic Play
By Laura Shinn
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This is a short play centered on the consequences of entering eternity without salvation, given freely by the grace of God. It's designed for the Christian church (youth group), regardless of denomination. It's very intense and will draw a highly emotional and hopefully spiritual response from anyone without Christ who sees it. Make sure your soul is prepared...before it's Too Late.
I Can See God's Word (Skit)
By Cheryl Rogers
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This easy-to-perform skit is about a boy named Jake who cheats on his math test. When he gets caught, he finds an old Bible his grandpa left him and learns the truth: Jesus is the Word of God and that is how God saves us.
God is Gay
By S. A. David
Price: Free! Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
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Her quest to make her son love God brings forth a revelation.
Leaping Off the Page: Easter, Mother's and Father's Day Edition
By L. Ruth Carter
Price: Free! Words: 16,310. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
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This is a collection of worship services, plays, poems, and litanies to be used in church services for Easter, Mother's Day, and Father's Day. These programs are simple, requiring only small casts and minimal sets and props. While they do not include music, they suggest appropriate songs. The material has a good variety for both children and adults, and includes audience participation.
Leaping Off the Page: Any Time of the Year Edition
By L. Ruth Carter
Price: Free! Words: 32,990. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Here is a collection of one-act plays, shorter sketches, and monodramas (one-person plays) that can be used in Christian ministry.
Two for the Chancel
By Lowell Uda
Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013 by Rice Universe Publishing. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Two for the Chancel includes two Reader's Theater light dramas to be performed in the church chancel. The theme of The Easy Button is How freedom to choose came into the world and what it means for us, and of Four Drumsticks, Respecting God’s Creation while Honoring Mind and Community.
Giordano Bruno
By Ghetau Gh. Florin
Price: Free! Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Plays » Medieval
Giordano Bruno is one of the famous personalities of the Italian Renaissance. The unjust and barbarian death he had in 1600 when he was burnt at the stake in Rome, transformed him into a martyr of the science. This four acts play deals with that Renaissance titan’s human and intellectual journey.
This Is My Story, This Is My Song
By L. Ruth Carter
Price: Free! Words: 9,780. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A program of readings and music about the life and hymns of Fanny Crosby
A New Star
By Peter Stephenson
Price: Free! Words: 8,050. Language: British English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A Children's Nativity Musical. Suitable for Year 3 (approx. age 8) - whom the main text is aimed at, and under, although others can also get involved. You can download all of the audio tracks for free from the website associated with this work. This work is offered free to schools, nurseries and church groups that wish to raise funds for themselves, their PTAs or their closely related charities.
Ol' Zak, After the Angel: A Monologue
By Lowell Uda
Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013 by Rice Universe Publishing. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Zechariah is struck dumb by an angel, in Luke 3: 7 - 18. His loss of voice becomes a metaphor for me, of forgetting that all things are possible with God. As I entered into ministry after graduating from The Iliff School of Theology, I wondered what would happen in my writing life. Would I doubt the birth of something new and lose my voice as Zechariah did?
Leaping Off the Page: Christmas Edition
By L. Ruth Carter
Price: Free! Words: 10,760. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A collection of plays, short stories, and poems, this is a resource for churches to use for developing their Christmas programs. The material includes simple performance pieces which can be produced by small, modest groups as well as by larger congregations.
Providence; a love story
By Wayne Tilden
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012 by Write On! Publishing. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This a "Story Theatre" retelling of the biblical book of "Ruth".
Transcendology Can Reform Religions
By Peace Seeker
Price: Free! Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A screenplay about a spiritual journey that can bring new perspectives into religions. John was mentally in sync with the entire community. It was like Tapping Into the Mind of God. This Higher Self is called by many different names, but it ultimately is beyond any metaphysical concept. Spiritual seekers have experienced the enlightenment and tranquility that makes life enjoyable.
The Fading Flower and Swallow the Sun
By Mahonri Stewart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,550. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012 by Zarahemla Books. Category: Plays » American / African American
In "The Fading Flower," when the son of Emma and Joseph Smith starts investigating the mysteries behind his father's involvement in polygamy, Emma must confront a chapter in her life that she would have rather left closed. "Swallow the Sun" follows C. S. Lewis on his journey from staunch atheist to one of the world's greatest defenders of Christianity.
Hey Joe, What Do You Know
By Everett Robert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A short original Christmas monologue about Joseph, the earthly father of Jesus. This 2-3 minute monologue is perfect for religious Christmas programs. Please do not perform without giving proper credit to the author. Please inform the author if used and think about blessing the author for his work and for royalties.
Biblical Imagery and Quotations in Murder in the Cathedral
By Anand Mathew
You set the price! Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013 by Unicorn & Pegasus Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A martyrdom is never the design of man; for the true martyr is he who has become the instrument of God, who has lost his will in the Will of God, not lost it but found it, for he has found freedom in submission to God. The martyr no longer desires anything for himself, not even the glory of martyrdom.