Category Archives: Modern-day parable

Fanciful or fable-like with a message.

“In The Shadow Of Death”

sheeplaughs   February 8, 2018   Comments Off on “In The Shadow Of Death”

“In The Shadow Of Death” Written by Frederick Passmore Copyright 1995-2018 Sheep Laughs Publications Synopsis: In this modern parable, a young person at a party is confronted by the Grim Reaper and seeks the guidance of those around him for ways to deal with it. Death closes in as the main character rejects the typical advice given for dealing with it…. Read more »

“The Man With The Shellfish Heart”

sheeplaughs   February 1, 2018   Comments Off on “The Man With The Shellfish Heart”

“The Man With The Shellfish Heart” Written by Frederick Passmore Copyright 2009-2018 Sheep Laughs Publications Synopsis: A hardboiled private detective, looking for the heir to a fortune, stumbles on a sad, depressed shell of a man who has had his heart broken. But things get sticky when he gets trapped by a musselman who refuses to clam up. Insensitive at first,… Read more »

“A Canvas of Lies”

sheeplaughs   January 12, 2018   Comments Off on “A Canvas of Lies”

“A Canvas Of Lies” Written by Frederick Passmore Copyright 2004-2018 Synopsis: The devil is a master painter, and his paintings are beautiful, displaying scenes of sinful situations. He paints a pretty picture of sin that leaves out the consequences. He is being interviewed about the art in his exhibition and comments on the various paintings, each named for a particular… Read more »

“The Pastor’s Barbeque”

sheeplaughs   June 11, 2017   Comments Off on “The Pastor’s Barbeque”

“The Pastor’s Barbeque”  written by Frederick Passmore Copyright 2002-2017 Sheep Laughs Records Synopsis: Based on our 2003 national radio release, and performed to a musical soundtrack, this skit/song combo tells the story of how some disgruntled church members call a secret meeting to oust the pastor, a true man of God. As they roast him with their heated complaints, an… Read more »

“The Guy With The Cardboard Christ”

sheeplaughs   January 23, 2017   Comments Off on “The Guy With The Cardboard Christ”

“The Guy With The Cardboard Christ” Written by Frederick Passmore Copyright 2005 Sheep Laughs Publications Synopsis: While relaxing in the park on a bench, a man is approached by a broadly-smiling fellow carrying a life-sized cardboard cutout of Jesus. A strange, but immensely amusing story emerges as he attempts to share his very personal (and very silent) Savior with his skeptical… Read more »

“The Sheep’s Clothing Store”

sheeplaughs   January 19, 2017   Comments Off on “The Sheep’s Clothing Store”

Synopsis: Wandering into a new store, a church-going customer begins to realize that things are not as they seem. Could the proprietor, Mr. Wolfe, have an ulterior motive in selling his fashion line? Not everyone dressed like a Christian is one; this is where they shop. A funny but direct skit that runs about 8-10 minutes and uses four people…. Read more »

“The Wrap Group”

sheeplaughs   January 17, 2017   Comments Off on “The Wrap Group”

“The Wrap Group” Written by Frederick Passmore Copyright 2006 Sheep Laughs Publications Synopsis: A young man attends a support group for people addicted to popping the air bubbles in packing material. It shows that trying to deal with addictions from a purely secular standpoint is futile, only a spiritual approach is truly effective. After hearing several testimonies as to the… Read more »

“The Crate Escape” Video

sheeplaughs   November 9, 2016   Comments Off on “The Crate Escape” Video

Sometimes I will see a video from a church performance of my scripts that just makes me proud! Here is a page spotlighting one such awesome performance, of “The Crate Escape.” I am providing these links to their YouTube videos in order to not only show what an excellent job they did, but to also inspire you and impart ideas… Read more »

“New Year’s Eve At The Bad Habit Club”

sheeplaughs   October 31, 2016   Comments Off on “New Year’s Eve At The Bad Habit Club”

“New Year’s Eve At The Bad Habit Club” Written by Frederick Passmore Copyright Sheep Laughs Publications 2003-2016 Synopsis: In this skit parable, a group of characters (personifications of Bad Habits), temporarily displaced due to New Year’s Resolutions, gather to celebrate and wait until the resolutions are broken and they can go home. But when the unthinkable happens, things go from bad… Read more »

“War Of The Wills”

sheeplaughs   August 12, 2016   Comments Off on “War Of The Wills”

“War Of The Wills” Written by Frederick Passmore Copyright Sheep Laughs Publications 2007-2017 Synopsis: A reporter and her cameraman cover a breakout of violence around a church. As they interview various refugees from the war zone, they find out that it is a church war. A titanic battle of the wills is being waged between members who disagree on trivial… Read more »