Free Puppet Scripts

(Latest script added 3-14-2011)

After much consideration and prayer, Director Davies has decided to make all of his original scripts available free of charge.

There are only a few conditions, so please read these carefully before  downloading your first script. Any download constitutes acceptance of the following terms.

 

Script Use Conditions

  1. Ripples Puppet Scripts may only be used for non-commercial purposes.

  2. Any adaptation must include full credit to the original author, along with a disclaimer that the author has not endorsed the adaptation (Unless of course you contact me first and I approve the revision.)

  3. You are not allowed to sell or publish either the original or adapted work without prior written agreement from the author.

  4. Feel free to Email the Director for clarification or other permissions.

With that said... Please enjoy these scripts and come back often as Director Davies is always writing new ones!

 

**Director Davies has one request though - If you use one of our scripts, would you please email us and let us know how it went? Pictures and video are even better. We are blessed and encouraged to see how God is using these scripts to touch the lives of others!**

(All puppet scripts are in PDF format you can get a free viewer if you don't already have it at www.adobe.com)

Please be aware that we are a self-supporting ministry. If you are blessed by these scripts or would like to make a donation please send them to*:

Calvary Chapel The Brook

12210 Michigan, Suites I & J
Grand Terrace, California 92313

Phone: (909) 424-0010
Fax: (909) 424-0045

*Note on your donation that it is for the Ripples Puppet Ministry.

(We are currently working toward a

high-def video camera so that we can produce some of our videos to share with kids around the world.)

**Note - Although the scripts may say 6 people etc - often they are not all performing at once. You may review the play to see the true need for a particular number of performers. And of course you can modify to fit your particular needs.

 


Puppet Plays

(for small groups or troupes)

 

"Happy, Beautiful, Feet"

Written 03-2011 - What is the best way to share our faith? Using Romans 11:14-15 Our characters explore their struggle to share their faith.

 Easily adapted to your individual ministry need.

4 Puppets / 1 Front Performer

Approx 15 mins. long

(Not including worship)

 

 

"Lost"

Written 02-2011 (Updated from 2007) - We are often blown by the storms of life. Who is our navigator? Are we using our map? This play discusses those issues as we consider Paul shipwrecked.

 Easily adapted to your individual ministry need.

2 Puppets / 1 Front Performer

Approx 15 mins. long

(Not including worship)

 

 

"My New Years Revolution"

Written 01-2011 - New Years Resolutions are hard to keep. So why don't we start a New Years Revolution for God instead?

Join our team as the Friends of the Brook Struggle with their New Years Resolutions.

 Easily adapted to your individual ministry need.

4 Puppets / 1 Front Performer

Approx 15 mins. long

(Not including worship)

 

 

"Peace In A Can"

Written11-2010 - This lesson is is on peace. Is there a magic formula to peace? Read the script and find out.

 Easily adapted to your individual ministry need.

5 Puppets / 1 Front Performer

Approx 15 mins. long

(Not including worship)

 

 

"Stand By Me"

Written 09-2010 - This lesson is derived from Judges 4 where Barak refuses to go into battle without Deborah. Do we have to do the things God calls us to do alone? Read the script and find out.

 Easily adapted to your individual ministry need.

5 Puppets / 1 Performer

Approx 15 mins. long

(Not including worship)

 

"From Bully to Holy"

Written 08-2010 - This lesson , written by Heather, references the Israelites crossing the Jordan and God's ability to do seemingly impossible things. It also contains the message of salvation for all those who would ask.

 Easily adapted to your individual ministry need.

4 Puppets / 1 Performer

Approx 15 mins. long

(Not including worship)

 

"The Bronze Serpent"

Written 07-2010 - This lesson is from Numbers 21.It teaches the lesson of salvation and our need for it.

 Easily adapted to your individual ministry need.

5 Puppets / 1 Performer

Approx 15 mins. long

(Not including worship)

 

 

"Applelicious"

Written 06-2010 - This lesson covers obedience. It draws from the Garden of Eden and the story of Adam and Eve.

 Easily adapted to your individual ministry need.

6 Puppets / 1 Performer

Approx 15 mins. long

(Not including worship)

 

 

"What Cost Friendship"

Written 2005 - (updated for 2010) This previously -performed script talks about how we can tell a true friend. It was adapted this year to accommodate changes in our ministry.

 Easily adapted to your individual ministry need.

5 Puppets / 1 Performer

Approx 15 mins. long

(Not including worship)

 

 

"My Life Matters"

Written 04-2010 - (updated for a community performance) This script teaches us that God views things differently than we do. We can find encouragement in looking at how God sees our lives - or perhaps we can be reminded what we are living it for.

 Easily adapted to your individual ministry need.

 7 Puppets / 2 Performers

(see older version for 1 puppet performance)

Approx 20 mins. long

(Not including worship)

 

 

"What's In A Name?"

Written 02-2010 - This script follows the lesson that the children were getting on Jacob being renamed Israel by God. It discusses how we get our names - both good and bad.

 Easily adapted to your individual ministry need.

 3+ Puppets / 1 Performer

Approx 15 mins. long

(Not including worship)

 

 

"The Three Unwise Men - A Christmas Tale"

Revised 12-2009 - This script is about how God's gift of salvation and how we miss the point.

 1 Puppet / 3-4 Performers

Aprox. 15-20 mins long.

(Not including worship)

 

"A Life That Matters"

Written 11-2009 - This script is about how God sees the worth of our lives. Easily adapted to your individual ministry need.

 1 Puppet / 2 Performers / 6 kids from audience

Approx 15 mins. long

(Not including worship)

 

 

"God Calling"

Written 9-2009 - This script is about heading the call of God. Easily adapted to your individual ministry need.

 1 Puppet / 2 Performers

Approx 10 mins. long

(Not including worship)

 

"Flood Insurance"

Written 8-2009 - This script is about the flood of wrong information in the world today. Springs off the Noah's Ark story. Easily adapted to your individual ministry need.

 1 Puppet / 1 Performer

Approx 10 mins. long

(Not including worship)

 

"As I Am Forgiven"

Written 6-2009 - This script is about the forgiveness of God and how we need to show that same forgiveness to others. Easily adapted to your individual ministry need.

 1 Puppet / 2 Performers

Approx 10 mins. long

(Not including worship)

 

"How Great My Art"

Written 5-2009 - This script is about the confusion that can arise when we misunderstand the word of God. It is based on the Lord's Prayer.  It also introduces our puppet Berry, but could be easily adapted.

 1 Puppet / 1 Performer

Approx 10 mins. long

(Not including worship)

 

"Rejected"

Written 4-2009 - This script is about what we are to do when we are rejected by the world. This is a script to introduce a new puppet for us but may be easily adapted to your individual needs. Requires only 2 performers.

 

"The Test"

Written 2-2009 - This script is about the final test we will take - the test that determine whether or not we belong to God.

 

 

Hide and Seek and Ye Shall Find Me

This script covers the verse "Seek and ye shall find" although our puppet is confused as to how this works - It is written for one live actor with one puppet.

 

"Where's Me Treasure?"

In this script we find Captain Blueberry Beard looking for his treasure - Oh is he in for a surprise. It is written for one live actor and one puppet.

 

"I Can't Get No Satisfaction"

 

Written 11/2008 - In this script we find Mr. Whiskers trying to give a man the answer to satisfaction in this life. However, Ripley comes along and sets him straight. This is a good way to share the need for salvation with kids.

 


Ten Commandment Series

 

Commandment 1 -"My God My Phone"

This script uses 5+ people/puppets and covers the first commandment.

 

Commandment 2 - "Rub My Belly"

This script uses 6 people/puppets and covers the 2nd commandment

 

Commandment 3 - "You're So Vain"

This script uses 6 people/puppets and covers the 3rd commandment

 

Commandment 4 - "Holes, Holes, Holes"

This script uses 6 people/puppets and covers the 4th commandment

 

Commandment  5 - "Not The Momma!"

This script uses 6 people/puppets and covers the 5th commandment

 

Commandment 6 - "Hero"

This script uses 6+ people/puppets and covers the 6th commandment.

 

Commandment 7 - "Ahoy Matey"

This script uses 7 people/puppets and covers the 7th commandment

 

Commandment 8 - "It Takes a Thief"

This script uses 6 people/puppets and covers the 8th commandment

 

Commandment 9 - "Rustie's Big Lie"

This script uses 6 people/puppets and covers the 9th commandment

 

Commandment 10 - "Mine, Mine, Mine!"

This script uses 8 people/puppets and covers the 10th commandment

 

 


Topical

 

Thank God For the Water

This script uses 6 people/puppets and covers the concept of being satisfied.

 

The Treasure of Heaven

This is a very short play using 6 people/puppets that I did to help with a VBS. It discusses the treasure we have in heaven. It could be made longer.

 

 


Seasonal

 

The Three Unwise Men

This is a Christmas story based on the three wise men. It calls for 7 puppets/people


Other Script Resources

(send me your links and I will post them)

 

Other Free Puppet Scripts

 


~More scripts coming soon!~


Ripples scripts are the original works of T A Davies (C) 2006-2008 - all rights reserved"