Title: God’s Good in Joseph’s Journey Cast size: 30 (But could be done with as few as 10 if your actors are willing to double and triple up on roles) Performance time: 45 minutes Contains: 5 Acts and 3 original songs Synopsis Act I: Parents break the news to their children of an impending move … More Free Christian Play Script
from Zechariah 9:9-13 Verse 1 Prisoner down in sin’s dry pit Let Jesus set you free from it His shed blood: God’s covenant Restores your life when you repent Chorus Here comes our King, humble on a donkey If you think that sounds kind of funky That’s OK ’cause what you think don’t change Him … More Humble on a Donkey
My opinions matter to me But if I make them Of my own muck They are mud pies Only fit for flinging At the other children If, however, I form them From the berries of God’s truth Sweetened with God’s love Wrapped in the crust of Christ’s redemptive work Baked in the furnace of God’s … More In my opinion . . .
from Colossians 3:1-2 Verse 1 You are a gem in God’s collection He crafted you with deep affection Though you were flawed made His selection Chose you to wear His Son’s perfection Chorus Set your mind, set your mind on things above Fill your heart, fill your heart with God’s great love His righteousness fits … More Set Your Mind
Jesus Christ: God’s exact copy Existed before for all eternity It was through Him that God made everything Of heaven and earth He is the supreme King He made all things that we see with our eyes And invisible things of every shape and size Thrones, kingdoms, rulers and authorities Were made through Him and … More A poetical paraphrase of Colossians 1:15-21
from Hebrews 10: 35-39 & 12:2 Verse 1 Our faith does not shrink back When enemies come to attack Our faith grows and grows God will arise; defeat all foes Chorus Looking up to Jesus Faithful faith founder Looking up to Jesus Our faith’s perfector Verse 2 Are you sure God’s got your back? You’re … More Our Faith Does Not Shrink Back
Luke 10:9 Heal the sick in it and say to them, ‘The kingdom of God has come near to you.’ (ESV) Sickness sinks my spirit Sucks away my vim Feasts on me. Can’t forget This world was cursed by sin Healing like a portal Brings God’s kingdom down Bathes this basking mortal In the light of heaven’s Sun … More Ode to Flu Season
from Genesis 1:1-5, Matthew 4:16, John 8:12, I Peter 2:9, 2 Corinthians 4:6 Verse 1 When God made the world with nothing in it Darkness dawned down on the face of the deep The Father, Son and Holy Spirit Spoke these words with power the dark to defeat Chorus Let there be light Light to fight … More Let There Be Light
from John 1:14 Verse 1: Was it by accident? That God to earth has sent A helpless baby boy As good news of great joy Can this by God’s plan? That He become a man And choose as His first bed Where animals have fed Chorus: Nativity – what poetry! Such beauty draws my eyes … More God Gave Us Himself at Christmas
an Ecclesiastes-like Journey of a Modern Woman The Baker Scrumptious, crispy cookies Crafted on a whim Gave a jolt of happy When they all said, “Mmmm!” Recipes galore Chocolate, Mocha, Pumpkin Butterscotch then S’more Terrific taste slam dunkin’! Each triumph in the kitchen Brought me more acclaim But still my heart was wishin’ For longer … More Useless to Useful:
God still loves me. Those are the only words in the chorus of “Naomi’s Song.” Usually, as I song-write, I try to derive my lyrics straight from scripture. But as I was wrestling with Naomi’s story from the book of Ruth, I couldn’t find clearly spelled out in the narrative what truth she based her … More Whispering Worship Through Our Pain
Loss hurts. In these past few months, I have cringed as friend after friend suffered loss. Three couples have miscarried. Several church friends and my neighbor have suddenly lost a parent. Cancer killed a 26-year-old cousin of my husband. Smaller losses hurt too: pets, jobs, friends. As I have wept with those who weep, my … More Why Naomi’s Song?