WALK THROUGH BETHLEHEM, CHESTNUT STREET BAPTIST CHURCH
2012 Chestnut Street Baptist Church, Walk Through Bethlehem
“Walk Through Bethlehem” portrays the events of the first Christmas in a powerful, live presentation of the birth of Jesus as narrated at the beginning of the Gospel of Matthew and the Gospel of Luke. Experience the songs, sights, sounds, tastes and smells surrounding the story of Christ’s birth. Follow as a centurion leads you to the shepherd’s field’s where angels appear with the Good News and Gabriel announces to Mary the son she will give birth to.
Sample historical refreshments at the Inn of Bethlehem and walk through the marketplace. Watch as basket weaving, spinning, carpentry and storytelling take place in the busy marketplace, and then enter the peaceful stable where Mary and Joseph watch over the newborn baby Jesus.
The public is invited to attend this special Christmas event. Chestnut Street Baptist Church’s Annual presentation of first century Bethlehem takes place during Camden’s “Christmas By the Sea” on Friday, November 30th from 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM and Saturday, December 1st From 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM. The church is located in the middle of Camden beside the Village Green (29 Chestnut Street). Admission is free. For more information, please call the church office at 236-2195.