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ABRAHAMIC COVENANT - - - - - - - 2 actors, drama, Lot questions Abraham's trust
.                                  and faithfulness towards God

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ADAM AND EVE - - - - - - - - - - 2 actors, comedy, Adam and Eve have a typical
.                                  argument while leaving the Garden of Eden

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ADVENT SUNDAY  – - - - - - - - - 5+ actors, kid-friendly, kids discuss the
.                                  meaning behind the advent wreath

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ALICE IN SEARCH MODE – - - - - - 6 actors, satire, searching for life's purpose,
.                                  Alice must deal with various world views

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AMERICA’S IDOLS  - - - - - - - - 6-8 actors, satire, an audition reveals the
.                                  senseless idols that people tend to look up to

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ANGEL VIEW - ON CREATION - - - - 3 actors, comedy, angels discuss creation and
.                                  man's purpose based on what they've just seen
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ANGEL VIEW – ON THE MILLENNIUM – 3 actors, comedy, angels discuss Millennium and
.                                  God's purposes based on what they've just seen

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ANSWERING GOD’S CALL - - - - - - 4 actors, satire, a news reporter interviews
.                                  Moses and Aaron just before seeing Pharaoh

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APOLOGIES NEEDED – - - - - - - - 3 actors, drama, an accidental cut serves as
.                                  an object lesson for reconciliation

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BASIC TRAINING - - - - - - - - - 4+ actors, allegory, Drill Sergeant finds
.                                  fearful soldiers in need of re-equipping

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BE AN ENCOURAGEMENT  – - - - - - 2+ actors, kid-friendly, problems are voiced
.                                  and the people giving wrong advice are buzzed

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BE READY TO GO – - - - - - - - - 8 actors, allegory, people arrive at the airport,
.                                  but a few have forgotten their tickets

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BEATITUDES’ ATTITUDES  – - - - - 5 actors, allegory, a heart, soul and mind are
.                                  lead by selfish pride until humility arrives

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BLIND FAITH  - - - - - - - - - - 2 actors, drama, a household item is used as
.                                  an illustration to explain God's existence

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BONES TO PICK  - - - - - - - - - 2 actors, drama, Samantha tries to sort out
.                                  the miscommunication between her and Terry

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BROTHERLY LOVE NEWS REPORT - - - 3 actors, comedy, reporters cover the
.                                  unbelievable story of community love

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CAIN AND ABEL’S STORY  – - - - - 5 actors, comedy, the Cain and Abel story,
.                                  comparing their attitudes toward God

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CHILDREN SEEKING AFTER JESUS – - 4+ actors, kid-friendly, children try to see
.                                  Jesus and keep missing Him, but believe anyway

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CHRISTMAS FROM SHEPHERDS’ VIEWPOINT - - 3 actors, drama, a shepherd shares his
.                                  experience after seeing the Christ-Child

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COMMUNICATION  – - - - - - - - - 4 actors, drama, as Susan complains how God is
.                                  being silent, she realizes she's not listening

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COMPLAINING  - - - - - - - - - - 2 actors, drama, a person learns to find joy
.                                  in serving rather than complaining about it

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DARE TO SPEAK  – - - - - - - - - 3 actors, drama, faced with ridicule, a believer
.                                  still shares their involvement with church

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DIGGING HOLES  - - - - - - - - - 2 actors, allegory, a man realizes he's in
.                                  a hole and is only digging himself in deeper

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DISCIPLINE - - - - - - - - - - - 3 actors, allegory, a coach deals with a
.                                  losing athlete who insists on self-training

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DISCIPLINE AND MERCY – - - - - - 4+ actors, drama, Jonah tells his story
.                                  to nieces and nephews

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FRIEND IN NEED – - - - - - - - - 2 actors, allegory, a friend persistently asks
.                                  for some food until the neighbor gives in

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FRUIT OF THE SPIRIT  – - - - - - 8 actors, kid-friendly, kids figure out how
.                                  to produce the fruit of the Holy Spirit

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GOD RESCUES THROUGH HIS PLANS FOR US - 6+ actors, drama, kids talk about loneliness and
.                                  vulerability which leads into Moses as a baby
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GOD RESCUES THROUGH HIS POSITION     - 5+ actors, drama, kids talk about guilt
.                                  which leads into Moses running away
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GOD RESCUES THROUGH HIS POWER        - 6+ actors, drama, kids talk about bullying
.                                  which leads into Moses and the first 9 plagues
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GOD RESCUES THROUGH HIS PROMISES     - 6+ actors, drama, kids talk about betrayal
.                                  which leads into Moses and the tenth plague
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GOD RESCUES THROUGH HIS PROTECTION   - 6+ actors, drama, kids talk about jealousy
.                                  which leads into Moses and the Red Sea
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GOD RESCUES THROUGH HIS PROVISION    - 5+ actors, drama, kids talk about thankfulness
.                                  which leads into Moses and wandering in the dessert
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GOD RESCUES THROUGH HIS PURIFICATION - 5+ actors, drama, kids talk about anger
.                                  which leads into Moses and the laws

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GRATEFUL SERVANT – - - - - - - - 3 actors, allegory, a servant fishes for compliments
.                                  while another is thankful for being able to serve
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HEALING AT THE POOL  – - - - - - 12 actors, (kid-friendly, reporters investigate
.                                  the event at Bethesda

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HEALING OF THE LAME BEGGAR – - - 6+ actors, drama, people have witnessed the
.                                  healing of the lame beggar and spread the news

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HONOR YOUR MOTHERS – - - - - - - 10+ actors, kid-friendly, kids compare Mother's Day
.                                  gifts and decide the best one is the gift of obedience
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JACOB AND ESAU – - - - - - - - - 10+ actors, kid-friendly, the story of Jacob
.                                  and Esau and the life of trickery

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JERICHO WALL - - - - - - - - - - 3+ actors, comedy, Joshua discusses God's plan
.                                  of attack on Jericho with his men

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JOHN’S LETTER  - - - - - - - - - 4+ actors, drama, messenger delivers and
.                                  paraphrases a letter from John to a church

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KING SAUL  - - - - - - - - - - - 7 actors, satire, police investigate the murder
.                                  of King Saul and find that it was a righteous kill

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LAMENTATIONS - - - - - - - - - - 2 actors, satire, a teen whines and complains
.                                  while waiting to be picked up from school

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LOST SHEEP – - - - - - - - - - - 4 actors, allegory, shepherds discuss the value
.                                  of searching for lost sheep

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LOVE IS A CHOICE - - - - - - - - 3 actors, comedy, scientist shows assistant
.                                  the robot created to show the perfect love

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MIRACLES MULTIPLIED  – - - - - - 3 actors, drama, grandma discovers that the lunch
.                                  she gave her grandsons was used to feed thousands

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MIRRORS  - - - - - - - - - - - - 4 actors, allegory, different mirrors have different
.                                  approaches to pointing out a person's issues

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MORE THAN WORLDLY LOVE – - - - - 5+ actors, kid-friendly, two people react very
.                                  differently to certain people on the street

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MOTHER’S DAY EVERY DAY – - - - - 5 actors, drama, kids wonder why there's a Mother's
.                                  Day until they see how much she does each day

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NOAH - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 actors, satire, Noah is interviews on his
.                                  past experiences in the arc

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OBEDIENCE AND OUTCOME  – - - - - 5 actors, kid-friendly, Isaiah offers kings
.                                  insight regarding their actions

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PATIENCE - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 actors, allegory, because a child gets everything
.                                  she demands, she misses out on a big treat

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POINT THE WAY  - - - - - - - - - 5 actors, satire, needing directions, a seeker
.                                  meets up with fearful, unsure, busy and unprepared

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PRAY NOT IN THIS WAY - - - - - - 4 actors, allegory, children talk to their father,
.                                  echoing how we sometimes pray to God

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PRAYER, THE ACT OF LOVE  – - - - up to 11 actors, kid-friendly, cousins discuss
.                                  how their grandparents love and pray for them

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PRECIOUS GIFT  – - - - - - - - - 5+ actors, kid-friendly, kids find out that
.                                  salvation is free

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PRINCESS SCHOOL  – - - - - - - - 4 actors, satire, divas learn what it means
.                                  to be of royalty (sequel to "Princess Within")
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PRINCESS WITHIN  – - - - - - - - 5 actors, satire, divas see what it means
.                                  to be to be a real princess

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QUESTIONING THE MIRACLES OF JESUS - 4 actors, drama, people who have been healed
.                                  by Jesus, discuss their experiences

. REASONS OF LOVE  – - - - - - - - 2 actors, drama, two teens discuss
.                                  a decision that has to be made

. RESCUED FROM DEFILEMENT  - - - - 8 actors, drama, Daniel and his friends
.                                  determine to always obey God, no matter what
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RESCUED FROM DESTRUCTION - - - - 10 actors, drama, Daniel trusts God for
.                                  answers, no matter what
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RESCUED FROM FIERY FURNACE - - - 8 actors, drama, Daniel's friends refuse
.                                  to bow down to any idols, no matter what
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RESCUED FROM HAND OF GOD - - - - 6+ actors, drama, Daniel tells the truth,
.                                  no matter what
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RESCUED FROM LIONS - - - - - - - 5+ actors, drama, Daniel keeps praying,
.                                  no matter what
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RESCUED FROM PROPHESIED JUDGMENT - 2 actors, drama, Daniel relays the hope
.                                  learned from his visions

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SEEDS SOWN – - - - - - - - - - - 3 actors, allegory, flower seeds are blown in
.                                  and their success stories unravel

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SHRILLOCK HOMES & THE MEANING OF CHRISTMAS - (longer version) 10+ actors, comedy,
.                                  dectective finds the lost meaning of Christmas
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SHRILLOCK HOMES & THE MEANING OF CHRISTMAS - (easier version) kid-friendly
.                                  dectective finds the lost meaning of Christmas
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SHRILLOCK HOMES & THE MEANING OF EASTER - 6+ actors, comedy, detective helps
.                                  a girl find the joy in Easter

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SMALL PEOPLE USED BY GOD - - - - 6+ actors, comedy, actors go to wrong scenes
.                                  and wonder what they're doing there

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TEACHING ALWAYS  – - - - - - - - 10+ actors, drama, teens lead themselves
.                                  through the Sunday School material

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TEN COMMANDMENTS - - - - - - - - 3 actors, kid-friendly, kids discuss the logic
.                                  and patterns of the 10 commandments

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TO GO WHERE MOST MEN DON’T – - - 4 actors, satire, captain tries to take crew to
.                                  new places to help, avoiding opportunities there

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TRUST AND OBEDIENCE  – - - - - - 5+ actors, kid-friendly, child doing chores is
.                                  questioned by friends as to what he did wrong
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UNCONDITIONAL LOVE – - - - - - - 5+ actors, kid-friendly, kids find out that
.                                  a friend let a secret slip out and want to shun her

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WE LIKE SHEEP  – - - - - - - - - 2 actors, allegory, a sheep deciding to hang out
.                                  with the goats realizes its folly

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WOULD YOU HELP ME? – - - - - - - 6 actors, drama, reporter tries to interview people
.                                  about their reasons for helping
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YEAR-ROUND CHRISTMAS – - - - - - up to 10 kids, kid-friendly, kids help someone's
.                                  grandma and find her Christmas tree is still up

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