Synopsis


  1. Narrator’s introduction
  2. Prophet’s decree and the townspeople wait in anticipation, among them is Mary and Joseph.
    O Come, O Come, Emmanuel
  3. Narrator explains that God chose Mary to bear his son.
    • Gabriel and Mary
    • Gabriel and Joseph
  4. Narrator tells of the census
  5. Mary and Joseph on the road to Bethlehem
  6. Narrator explains that Bethlehem was already very crowded: No Room
    • Innkeeper one says sorry no room, check with my brother down the street.
    • Innkeeper (changes hat) two says sorry no room, check with my brother down the street.
    • Innkeeper (changes hat) says, no room… hmmm but wait a minute maybe there’s something else? It isn’t much but it’s all I have…..

    O Little Town of Bethlehem

  7. Born!
    Narrator announces Jesus’ birth. And Mary and Joseph silently watch the baby while the story is read.
    Away in a manger
  8. Shepherds enter and flop down, followed by angels who deliver the message:
    Hark the Herald Angels Sing.
  9. Shepherds hurry to see Jesus… then to tell people in the congregation!
    Joy To The World
  10. The three Wise men
    We Three Kings
  11. The wise men present their gifts, and the Shepherds and angels all gather around to worship Jesus
    SILENT NIGHT