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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. Categories: 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.
The End of an Over Glorified World by Nosa Iguodala
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
The book has five different Chapters, Chapter 1 - Few But Sane, Chapter 2 - The Cradle of The Unknown, Chapter 3 - Timed Existence of Man, Chapter 4 - Injury Time and Chapter 5 - The End Speaks For The Beginning. The five chapters are all mind blowing, putting the readers mind to work, as he or she tries to make comparison between the reality of life and man’s true existence with relation to God.
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. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, 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?
A Quick Guide to "Murder in the Cathedral" by Students' Academy
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 27 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 160. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Murder in the Cathedral” by T. S. Eliot was first performed in 1935. It is a verse drama that presents the assassination of Archbishop Thomas Becket in Canterbury Cathedral in 1170.
17 Short Play On Romans 8 by William Kritlow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,550. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
I find myself in Romans 8 whenever I doubt who God is, how much He loves His children, how He’s ordered things, and how the world and everything and everyone in it is under his control.. If for no other verse than Romans 8:28 - “And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.” These short play affirm all this and more.
La Homosexualidad, El desafio pastoral del siglo XXI by Mario Gonzalez, Sr
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: Spanish. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Hablar de homosexualidad hace una decada era un tema tabú, hoy día es una necesidad. En este libro se desafía a la iglesia a que asuma la apertura al diálogo y a su labor pastoral, sin dejar de lado sus convicciones.
The Gift: A Salvation Skit for Christmas by Cheryl Rogers
Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Christian » General
This free skit illustrates that salvation is a gift from God. It can be performed by churches, youth groups, Bible clubs and schools.
The Baron's Daughter (A Two-Act Play) by Mary E Hanks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,860. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » American / African American
The citizens of Miles Gap want land for a church. But greedy Baron Von Zandenberg stubbornly refuses to sell or give his land away. Local cowboy, Jeb Donovan, tries convincing the Baron it's the right thing to do, only to get himself beat up by the Baron's men. All hope for a church seems lost . . . until Cassandra, the Baron's daughter, returns to Miles Gap.
Rascal Rite for Christmas (A Two-Act Play) by Mary E Hanks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,060. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Rascal Rite and her two sisters try to make it on their own. But times are hard in New York City, 1855. Orphans are being transported to the mid-west where farmers are in desperate need of workers. Soon, the Rite sisters are bound for Ohio too. But when it comes to finding a real home, Rascal Rite proves to be like her name—a rascal! Can they find a real home in time for Christmas?
A Christmas Calamity (A Two-Act Play) by Mary E Hanks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » American / African American
When Cliff Foster's five daughters discover they're about to lose their house, two weeks before Christmas, they conspire to convince the banker to stop the foreclosure. Hilarity ensues in this 1930's comedy about a family coming to terms with calamity, and learning to count their blessings through it all.
Ten Plays: Short, easy dramas for churches by Rosalie Sugrue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,340. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013 by Philip Garside. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » Women Authors
Lay preacher Rosalie Sugrue's short plays and meditations are ideal to present in church. They encourage us to engage with Bible and historical characters, and explore important themes. Staging is simple. Few props or costumes are required. Most work best with a combination of children and adults.
Salvation by Alan Cliff
Price: Free! Words: 17,930. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Full Length Play, written and premiered in 2013. The play, with a cast of four (2M, 2F) follows the relationships, experiences and pressures of three workhouse inmates and a contentious new arrival - a nurse - during mid-nineteenth century Ireland. Story follows the courage and bravery of those in a tragic and harrowing environment striving to harness one objective: Survival.
The Telescope by B Duche
Price: $3.10 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
The world seen from the sky or another vision of God. A God who is not a 'Cecil B. DeMil miracle maker', who is not everywhere and in everything, who doesn’t decide everything that happens to the world and who didn’t create the earth or the stars.
La Longuevue by B Duche
Price: $3.10 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: French. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Le monde vu du ciel ou une autre vision de Dieu qui n'est pas un faiseur de miracles à la Cecil B. DeMil, qui n'est pas partout et en tout, qui ne décide pas de tout ce qui arrive dans le monde et qui n'a créé ni la terre ni les étoiles.
Bloodlines - a play in two acts by Paula Parker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
"Ladies and gentlemen of the Gallery. Before you are three condemned men. You are here to witness their execution." Bloodlines is a stage play about Jake and Joey, two brothers who are partners in crime.
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. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Saints on Stage: An Anthology of Mormon Drama by Mahonri Stewart
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 242,260. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013 by Zarahemla Books. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This volume anthologizes some of Mormonism's best plays from the last several decades, several of them published here for the first time. Included are historical backgrounds and playwright biographies, as well as an introduction that provides an extensive overview of Mormon drama.
The Christmas Spirit by Janice Davis
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 13,700. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This full-length drama provides an inspirational and thoughtful look at how some "Christians" work a bit took hard to force God's message on others. Set as a parody to Dickens' Christmas Carol, this story follows a belligerent woman as she tries to force her idea of Christmas on the whole town.