Pkg. of 5Parts: Dad (Pastor Wayne), David, Angela, Joe, Mom, Mr. Jim Carson, CarolersDepartments: 2s & 3s, Pre-PrimaryAlso: Children's Choir, SoloistScenes: 4Music: Traditional Christmas musicWhat happens when the pastor's son chooses just about the scrawniest tree at the tree farm for the family Christmas tree? While his siblings moan, his father is thinking of his Christmas Eve message. That message and the tree farm owner's response to it are the heart of this program.You may use this program in a church or Christian school setting. It includes children of various ages and youth or adults. The program uses familiar Christmas music.
Daria Greening (MEd, Wright State University) has a wealth of teaching and administration experience in schools and church-education ministries. She and her husband, John, have served churches in youth and pastoral ministry and in associational leadership at the national level. John served as national representative of the Regular Baptist Churches from 1996 to 2018, with Daria serving as his executive assistant. Together they developed the BuildUP approach to church discipleship ministry.
Scott Greening is the ninth generation in his family to serve in ministry. He has served on the staff of established churches and is currently a church planter. Scott holds an MA from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School.
John Greening (DMin, Baptist Bible Seminary) served as national representative of the Regular Baptist Churches from 1996 to 2018. Previously, he ministered in youth and senior pastorates for over 20 years. Now retired, John continues ministering to churches through speaking, teaching, and writing.