Drama Ministry Reader's Theatre
Listening to God
A Reader's Theatre style lesson on taking time to listen for God's voice in the midst of modern clamor.
This touching reader's theater examines the effect of divorce on children: "They said they were getting a divorce. I remember seeing my Lego set in the corner of the room and thinking, 'I wish I was a Lego person; they're made to come apart.'"
Jesus and the Storm
This reader's theatre parallels the passage from Luke 8:22-25 but in a modern day context. The scenarios cover a multitude of situations and there is bound to be something that most everyone can relate to.
House and Home
This fast-moving and light-hearted overview is a play on the ways we use the words house and home. It gradually becomes more serious as the readers explore the biblical metaphor of home as the dwelling place of God with the church being a spiritual house, etc.
A variety of youth voices bring us from creation to fall to redemption by retelling the place of Jesus in history, primarily through the use of Biblical quotes and paraphrases.
Get a Life
This reader's theater piece is written for two readers but can be performed by more. It is a touching exploration of the places we look for love while ignoring God's still, small voice telling us, "You're wonderful. I love you."
A number of people who have fallen away or sinned greatly share their stories. To each one, Jesus reaffirms his love.
A Reader's Theatre for the remembrance of the attacks of 9/11.
This is a dramatic reading, primarily of Scripture, focusing on God's glory. It is a powerful display of the power of God through numerous Scripture references.