from Acting in Faith
Members of the Fellowship of United Methodists in Music and Worship Arts may download scripts by Pamela Abbey at no cost on the FUMMWA website.
Go to www.umfellowship.org, to sign up for access.
You can download scripts on the site at: https://umfellowship.org/resources/collections/acting-in-faith.
Acting in Faith provides quality, simple-to-produce
scripts with the needs of progressive congregations in mind.
The writers are Pamela Abbey, director of Acting in Faith and
Jennifer Weil, a professional actress who was the Founder/Director
of the Acts of God® drama ministry in Santa Rosa, CA for
a number of years.
Worship Dramas, designed to be part of a Sunday morning
worship service. Many are linked to texts from the New Revised
Common Lectionary. The scripts run between 4 and 10 minutes
in length. All are small casts and can be performed in a traditional
chancel area. Since choosing the right script can be challenging,
please feel free to email with questions about theme, plot or
characters. We’ll respond quickly.
Cost for each script is $10 with right to copy in the congregation
of the original purchaser.
grab the attention of your congregation with a
dramatic reading of scripture. We’ve formatted a variety
of NRSV texts to save you time. Cost is $2.50 for each individual
passage. Some are also offered in collections to save you money.
Monologues, sermons which are message-length monologues,
usually from the perspective of a biblical character. The monologues
are designed to be the Sunday morning message. They run from
15-20 minutes in length. It’s always more effective to
memorize them, but they can be performed with script nearby
Cost for each script is $10 unless otherwise noted.
Worship Dramas for production at times other than Sunday
These scripts run from 12 – 20 minutes and are designed
to be the centerpiece of the worship service. Casts are small
and set requirements are minimal. Cost is $15 with right to
copy for use in the congregation of the original purchaser.
We try to fill all orders within 24 hours, Monday – Friday.
Scripts will be sent to you by email as an attachment.
see what you need? We add additional scripts frequently, so
check back often. We also welcome suggestions for topics and