The Trials of Christ is a readers' theater presentation involving six people. It requires little rehearsal and no memorization. The narrative is biblically based and provides a captivating message for Good Friday or Easter Sunday. This script attempts to demand a stand for truth from its audience, whether that stand be a theological position for Christ or a stand for truth in general. It challenges a congregation to consider the difficulty of taking a position that is totally unpopular or detrimental to the person taking that stand. The message helps direct listeners to live for eternal values.