Theology of Mister Rogers Sermon Series

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We had so much fun with our recent sermon series on the theology of Mister Rogers. We kicked it off with the documentary about Fred Rogers called¬†Won’t You Be My Neighbor? We also included a special Sunday Prayer Walk where we had a shortened worship service and then went out to pray for the families in our neighborhood. We also brought out the puppets a la Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood for children’s time each week. You can find my original puppet skits here:
Puppet Skit on Loving our Neighbors
Puppet Skit on Feelings
Puppet Skit on Losing
Puppet Skit on Love

Here’s the prayer for illumination I wrote for the series:
God of our global neighborhood, guide us in your Truth and teach us again the lessons we need to learn. Through your loving instruction, may we be good neighbors and follow in the Way of Christ. AMEN

You can download the series plan worship plan here: Theology of Mister Rogers Worship Plan

I hope you enjoy this really meaningful series. Happy Planning!

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Puppet Skit on Love

mr-rogersHere’s the final puppet skit we’re using for children’s time during our theology of Mister Rogers sermon series. I’ll be sharing the worship plan for this series soon so stay tuned!

Click here to download the script: Love Matters Most Puppet Script

Happy Planning! 143!

Puppet Skit on Losing

Here’s another puppet skit we used for the Children’s Time during our Mister Rogers sermon series. This week we focused on learning to be the best loser.

Click here to download the script: Being the Best Loser Puppet Script

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I will be sharing the worship plan for this series as well and one more puppet script so be sure to click the Follow button below!

Happy Planning!

Puppet Skit on Feelings

Here’s the next installment of Mister Rogers themed puppet skits. This week we’re talking feelings and I’ll be using this video as part of my sermon as well.

Download the puppet skit script here: Feelings Puppet Script

I’ve gotten a couple requests to share the topics and scriptures for our Mister Rogers series so I’ll be posting the worship plan soon! Be sure to subscribe so you don’t miss it or the future puppet scripts!

Happy planning and wherever you are, make it a beautiful day in your neighborhood!

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Puppet Skit on Loving our Neighbors

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I’m so excited about our fall series this year! We’re turning to childhood icon, Mister Rogers for inspiration as the kids go back to school. Since we’re channeling all things Mister Rogers Neighborhood, I thought it was the perfect time for puppets! For the month of September we’ll be doing puppet skits for our children’s time! But as I scoured the internet for a puppet skit I could adapt, I was shocked to find nothing usable. Once I accepted that I would just need to write some puppet skits, I also decided I might as well share them in hopes when the next poor pastor goes googling she’ll find something halfway decent. I’ll be sharing them week by week so be sure to subscribe below so you don’t miss the rest!

Loving our Neighbors Puppet Script (click here to download)