how we use prayer. We oftern pray without thinking of the words we use. God wanted us to pray from the heart. Simply to talk to Him. The Lord's Prayer was only a guideline to help us get started.
keywords; pray, prayer
Special Effects: We suggest the use of a slide (using Powerpoint type program) which will be displayed throughout the drama, with the words: "And He taught them to pray saying. . . . . ." DramaShare can create a Powerpoint slide for you, write: email@example.com
Cast: : 6 actors with speaking parts plus any number of extras, (any age, male or female), plus off-stage voice of God
Special Effects: We suggest the use of a slide (using Powerpoint type program) which will be displayed throughout the drama, with the words: "And He taught them to pray saying. . . . . ."
At the beginning actors come from off stage or front row, (somewhere that takes VERY little time), wait at a location just outside range of spotlight.
Sample of script:
Harried Housewife comes into spot, talks offstage: Children, please play quietly (looks at watch, reacts, looks upward, folds hands) Our Father. .
Offstage voice of God: Yes, I’m listening
Housewife: Not now, can’t you see how busy I am?
Housewife turns, walks out of spot
Actor walks into spot, says: Who art in heaven . . .
God: But, I’m right here beside you, can’t you feel my closeness?
Actor takes a step back, says: I’m not really comfortable with closeness, no, heaven, that will be fine.
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