A Christmas Journey
A Christmas Production
Duration: 40 Minutes
Target Audience: elementary classes
Plot: It’s Christmas, the tree is up, the decorations are ready, but Lina doesn’t feel very Christmassy. Until two angels arrive in her Dad’s toy shop to take her on her very own tour of the Christmas story. As they travel through the story, meeting wise men, shepherds and stars and dodging the evil King Herod, Lina learns that the birth of Jesus means that, whatever happens, God is with her.
Outcomes: Children will hear the Christmas story told in a new and exciting way. They will be reminded that the true meaning of Christmas is the birth of Jesus who is Emmanuel God with us.
Optional: A 30-minute workshop conducted after the play that will follow up on the themes discussed. It can be run to the audience as a whole or by classes.