Tag Archives: salvation

“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 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 »

“Crisis On The Holiday Helpline”

sheeplaughs   November 2, 2016   Comments Off on “Crisis On The Holiday Helpline”

Synopsis: A counselor on a holiday crisis hotline has trouble helping a distraught caller because he has so many problems of his own. Between them, with the caller reading from a newly discovered Bible, they discover the true joy of Christmas. Soundtrack key: This is the type of script where your actors deliver their lines and the soundtrack supplies the background… Read more »

“How Nick Became A Saint”

sheeplaughs   October 28, 2016   Comments Off on “How Nick Became A Saint”

“How Nick Became A Saint” Written by Frederick Passmore Copyright 2004 Sheep Laughs Publications Synopsis: A department store manager gets word that his regular “Santa’s helper” can’t make it so he drafts a store employee to fill in the red suit for the day. The hapless fellow is abused, threatened by a bully kid, barfed on, insulted, given demands, etc…. Read more »

“Season’s Beatings: Live From Downtown”

sheeplaughs   February 26, 2016   Comments Off on “Season’s Beatings: Live From Downtown”

Synopsis: A reporter doing a live interview on location during Christmas tries to get passing shoppers to share their holiday cheer. He encounters a series of comically hostile or just plain nutty characters before a sympathetic person helps him recover from his ordeal and shares the true source of holiday joy. Length of performance: approximately 10-12 minutes. This short skit has… Read more »

“The Great Church Robbery”

sheeplaughs   February 14, 2016   Comments Off on “The Great Church Robbery”

Synopsis: This short poem, a Christian version of “The Grinch” story, can done as a dramatic reading using the background music and sound effects, or acted out to the narrated version on the same CD. In it, we see a bitter old man living next door to a church, which irritates him with the loud worship and obvious fellowship of… Read more »

“The Red Tie Club”

sheeplaughs   February 4, 2016   Comments Off on “The Red Tie Club”

“The Red Tie Club” by Fred Passmore Copyright 2003 Synopsis: A man trying to get into an exclusive club finds his way blocked by the doorman, who refuses to give him admission until he meets the membership requirement: having a Red Tie. A good parable about man’s efforts to earn his way into Heaven. The doorman, Mr. Delaw represents The… Read more »

“The Christmas Family”

sheeplaughs   January 27, 2016   Comments Off on “The Christmas Family”

“The Christmas Family” A Journey of Imagination and Hope. by Frederick Passmore copyright 2006 Synopsis: In a script that is performed without actor lines, only narration supplied on the soundtrack CD, a young crippled boy in a children’s home spends Christmas Eve listening to the Nativity Story on the radio. As his imagination pictures the scene, the audience sees it… Read more »

“Seasons’ Beatings” Skit Bit

sheeplaughs   January 27, 2016   Comments Off on “Seasons’ Beatings” Skit Bit

“Season’s Beatings” Written by Fred Passmore and Jon Lawhon Copyright 2002 “Skit Bits” are approximately one-minute mini-skits that you can do as sermon-starters or in between songs at your church service, or to start conversation at a youth meeting!  Listen to a Windows Media file of this program, below, for inspiration! In a short version of our script “Season’s Beatings:… Read more »

“The Ultimate Gift”

sheeplaughs   January 26, 2016   Comments Off on “The Ultimate Gift”

“The Ultimate Gift” Written by Frederick Passmore Synopsis: At a meeting of a technology company days before Christmas, three inventors present their inventions for the next year’s “Ultimate Gift.” In each of the three five-to-six-minute skit sequences, a way-out device is demonstrated that causes havoc on the group, with truly hysterical results! A cleaning lady that is present as a… Read more »