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.
.                                            OTHER OPTIONS:
.                                            perform skits from the
Time Travel Bible Series
.                                            or perform Puppet Plays for the kids;
.                                            or have the kids do a big project (see
Kid's Dramas)


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

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

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

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CHILDREN SHOW THEIR TRAINING – - 5+ actors, drama, kids work out an issue
.                                  by remembering what their parents would say to do

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CHRISTMAS GIFTS  – - - - - - - - 17 actors, recital, songs & recital portions
.                                  describe Jesus' gifts to us

.
COLORS OF THE GOSPEL – - - - - - 5 actors, drama, children give salvation
.                                  message using colors as a visualization

.
CONSEQUENCES – - - - - - - - - - 5 actors, allegory, a host gives scenarios
.                                  where contestants choose their actions

.
CREATION – - - - - - - - - - - - 7+ actors, speak theater, a layout of creation
.                                  and man's purpose in poem form

.
FAITHFULNESS OF ISAIAH – - - - - 11+ actors, drama, narrators tell
.                                  the life story of Isaiah as it is acted out

.
FAITHFULNESS OF JEREMIAH – - - - 10+ actors, drama, narrators tell
.                                  the life story of Jeremiah as it is acted out

.
FAMILY VALUES PAGEANT  – - - - - 4+ actors, allegory, contestants answer
.                                  questions on the topic of family values

.
FOLLOW THE BREADCRUMBS – - - - - 2 actors, allegory, kids figure out the meaning
.                                  of life by following a trail of Bible verses

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

.
GIVING AND SHARING – - - - - - - 4+ actors, allegory, some children have toys
.                                  and learn to give and share with others

.
GIVING RESPECT - - - - - - - - - 8 actors, allegory, kids visit the King of
.                                  Adventure Land and are expected to act respectful

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GIVING SPIRIT  – - - - - - - - - 7+ actors, allegory, children get gifts from
.                                  the king, which they learn to share with others

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GOD PROVIDES (simpler version) – 3 actors, drama, child asks for best Bible story
.
GOD PROVIDES - - - - - - - - - - 3 actors, drama, child asks for best Bible story

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GOD SPEAKS TO US - - - - - - - - 2 actors, drama, kids discuss a Sunday School
.                                  lesson and how God can speak to us today

. GOD, THE CREATOR – - - - - - - - 4+ actors, kid-friendly, actor/s mime and encourage
.                                  children to mime along to the creation story
.
GOD, THE PROVIDER  – - - - - - - 4+ actors, kid-friendly, actor/s mime and encourage
.                                  children to mime along to Adam and Eve's story
.
GOD, THE REDEEMER  - - - - - - - 5+ actors, kid-friendly, actor/s mime and encourage
.                                  children to mime along to Jonah's story
.
GOD, THE SAVIOR  - - - - - - - - 6+ actors, kid-friendly, actor/s mime and encourage
.                                  children to mime along to the salvation story

. GOSPEL ACTED OUT – - - - - - - - 6 actors, allegory, actors mime out the gosple
.                                  as a narrator explains

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GREAT COMMISSION – - - - - - - - 7+ actors, allegory, people pass along the word
.                                  by shaking hands, but finds resistance along the way
.
.
HEALING AT THE POOL  – - - - - - 12 actors, satire, reporters investigate
.                                  the event at Bethesda

. HISTORY AND HOPE – - - - - - - - 9+ actors, allegory, actors mime while narrator
.                                  gives scenarios of suffering, and who our hope is

. HONOR YOUR MOTHERS – - - - - - - 10+ actors, drama, kids compare Mother's Day
.                                  gifts and decide the best one is the gift of obedience

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HONORING PARENTS EVERY DAY – - - 4+ actors, drama, kids discuss how they
.                                  should honor their parents

. IMAGINE IF YOU WILL – THE EASTER EXPERIENCE - 1+ actors, interactive, a narrator
.                                  helps us imagine the feelings of the Easter story

. JACOB AND ESAU – - - - - - - - - 10+ actors, satire, the story of Jacob
.                                  and Esau and the life of trickery

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JEREMIAH’S JOURNEY – - - - - - - 10+ actors, drama, mime as narrator tells
.                                  Jeremiah's story of obedient service to God

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JESUS’S BIRTHDAY – - - - - - - - 13+ actors, drama, mime or act to narration
.                                  of Jesus' birth…

.
LEAN NOT ON YOUR OWN UNDERSTANDING - 4+ actors, satire, narrator gives scenarios
.                                  and players move according to the actions they choose

.
LOVE’S GONG SHOW - - - - - - - - 3-16 actors, satire, people explain actions,
.                                  and when gonged, they give the correct motive

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LOVING PARENTS – - - - - - - - - 4+ actors, drama, kids discuss how much
.                                  their parents love them

.
MEMORY VERSE NEWS  - - - - - - - 16 actors, satire, kid-friendly, reporters bring
.                                  "good news" using witnesses who quote Bible verses

.
MIDNIGHT CRY – - - - - - - - - - 10 actors, drama, kids discuss the rapture
.                                  and what they should be doing now

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

.
MOTHERS NEEDED – - - - - - - - - 8+ actors, drama, girls rescue a friend
.                                  and pass on advice their moms usually give them

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NATURE’S SONG 1: Creation  – - - 2 actors, drama, parent explains
.                                  how we can see God in nature
.
NATURE’S SONG 2: Sin – - - - - - 2 actors, drama, parent explains
.                                  our need for God because of sin
.
NATURE’S SONG 3: Salvation – - - 2 actors, drama, parent explains
.                                  God's work on the cross
.
NATURE’S SONG 4: Forgiveness – - 2 actors, drama, parent explains
.                                  God's forgiveness
.
NATURE’S SONG 5: Knowing – - - - 2 actors, drama, parent explains
.                                  how we can learn more about God

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NEVER TOO SMALL – 1 - SAMUEL – - 4 actors, drama, the story of Samuel as a boy
.
NEVER TOO SMALL - 2 - JOSIAH - - 5 actors, drama, the story of Josiah as a boy
.
NEVER TOO SMALL - 3 - ZACCHEUS - 8 actors, drama, the story of Zaccheus
.
NEVER TOO SMALL - 4 - CHILDREN - 8+ actors, drama, how Jesus loves children

. NEVER TOO YOUNG OR OLD – - - - - 5+ actors, drama, kids talk about getting
.                                  older, serving God and enjoying life always

.
NEWS REEL 05: REDEDICATION – - - 7+ actors, satire, news reporters cover
.                                  the events of rebuilding Jerusalem

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

.
OBEDIENCE BEFORE SACRIFICE - - - 5 actors, drama, kids realize parents
.                                  would prefer obedience before gifts

.
OBEYING GOD  – - - - - - - - - - 7 actors, drama, children discuss
.                                  obedience to God

.
PARABLE OF DEDICATION  - - - - - 6+ actors, kid-friendly, narrator tells about how much
.                                  the king cares for everyone, and kids complete each verse

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PARABLE OF JOY - - - - - - - - - 5+ actors, kid-friendly, people act along to a story
.                                  of how a young girl added color to a drab world

.
PARABLE OF LEARNING  - - - - - - 5+ actors, (kid-friendly) Alice gets stuck in a world
.                                  that does not make sense, until she pays attention

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PARABLE OF SHARING - - - - - - - 2+ actors, kid-friendly, a story about how a rich ruler
.                                  had to change from being selfish to wanting to share

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

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

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PROMISES OF GOD  – - - - - - - - large group, recital, a child takes a survey
.                                  to see if there's anyone able to keep promises

. SCHOOL FOR SUPERHEROES – - - - - 9+ actors, satire, helpful superheroes learn that
.                                  only Jesus has the power to get people to heaven

. SEEKING WISDOM – - - - - - - - - 5+ actors, allegory, like a treasure hunt,
.                                  kids look for wisdom to help solve issues

.
SHOWING LOVE - - - - - - - - - - 3+ actors, drama, kids figure out
.                                  practical ways they can help a hurting family

.
SHRILLOCK HOMES & THE MEANING OF CHRISTMAS - (easier version) comedy,
.                                  dectective finds the lost meaning of Christmas

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

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TRUST AND OBEDIENCE  – - - - - - 5+ actors, drama, child doing chores is
.                                  questioned by friends as to what he did wrong

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UNCONDITIONAL LOVE – - - - - - - 5+ actors, drama, kids find out that
.                                  a friend let a secret slip out and want to shun her

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VIRTUES TO PRAY FOR  - - - - - - 13 actors, recital, kids each say a verse
.                                  and how we can be praying for the children

.
WHY WORRY? – - - - - - - - - - - 3 actors, comedy, a kid worries about
.                                  everything and learns that it doesn't help one bit

.
YEAR-ROUND CHRISTMAS – - - - - - up to 10 kids, drama, kids help someone's
.                                  grandma and find her Christmas tree is still up

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