Item description for Letters from Bethlehem: Five Dramatic Monologues for Advent by Wayne L. Tilden...
Overview Five monologues, in the form of short letters, take you into the thoughts and reflections of the traditional Advent figures as they share their experiences with those close to them. The vignettes may be memorized or may be presented in a modified reader's theater format -- the reader actually reading the letter aloud as it is being written. The letters are from: The angel to a friend The shepherd to his family The wise man to his court Mary to her mother Jesus to the children Each letter is followed by a hymn suggestion. These five dramatic monologues for Advent will enrich your worship services.
Publishers Description Here is a different way of bringing life to the Advent season. Five monologues, in the form of short letters, take you into the thoughts and reflections of the traditional Advent figures as they share their experiences with those close to them.
The letters are from: -- An angel to a friend -- A shepherd to his family -- A wise man to his court -- Mary to her mother -- Jesus to the children
These vignettes may be memorized or read aloud -- giving the feeling of sharing the letter as it is actually being written. Each letter is followed by a hymn suggestion, and a page of notes concerning possible costumes is also included.
These illuminating and insightful pieces will be enriching for worship, family use, or for private devotions, reminding us of what God in Jesus did for each one of us.
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Studio: CSS Publishing Company
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.37" Width: 5.41" Height: 0.21" Weight: 0.07 lbs.
Release Date Aug 1, 1997
Publisher CSS Publishing Company
ISBN 0788010271 ISBN13 9780788010279
Availability 0 units.
More About Wayne L. Tilden
Wayne L. Tilden is the Minister of Drama at First Baptist Church in Richmond, California. He is a graduate of California Baptist College in Riverside, California, and has a Master of Divinity degree from American Baptist Seminary of the West of Berkeley