With Dramatic Actors, a Live Nativity and Real Animals
Experience the true historical story of Christmas and the excitement of our Savior’s birth in a spacious outdoor setting with dramatic actors, a live nativity and real animals. Unique to this event, is that you will actually walk with the Biblical characters along quiet wooded trails on the Journey. Along the way, you will receive items to assist you on your Journey.
Scene 1: “The Angel’s Announcement To Mary”
Observe the Angel’s visit with Mary and then join Mary and Joseph on the way to Bethlehem.
Scene 2: “No Room in the Inn”
Experience the disappointment of finding no room in the Inn.
Scene 3: “The Marketplace”
Enjoy the hustle and bustle of the marketplace complete with merchants, wares, and live animals.
Scene 4: “The Shepherd’s Field”
Join the shepherds around a warm crackling campfire watching their sheep by night when suddenly angels appear in the sky and proclaim the news of Jesus’ birth!
Scene 5: “The Stable”
Hurry along with the shepherds to the stable and experience the quiet wonder of finding Baby Jesus in the manger.
Over one hundred volunteers are needed to make the “Journey to Bethlehem” come alive. Please check your calendar and prayerfully consider volunteering. Perfect for individuals and/or families to share the true meaning of Christmas.
Commitments are needed for 2 or more nights.
Fridays: 5:00 – 10:30 PM
Saturdays: 4:00 – 10:30 PM
ACTORS: Enthusiastic persons to portray the Christmas story.
(Mary, Joseph, Angel, Innkeepers, Shepherds, Wisemen)
PARKERS, TOWNSPEOPLE, MERCHANTS, ANGELS , WAGON HOST, SOUND & LIGHTING ETC. :
These vital roles require minimal or no speaking. Memorization of lines is not required in these roles.
Please call (717) 738-2233 or email Will@WoodcrestRetreat.org.