Christian Theater • Religitainment • Pentecost • Christian Musical

Archive for February 2016

The cast is set!

By Tom Quiner What a great cast! I am very excited about the potential for THE FIRE AND THE MERCY, The Pentecost Musical with a cast like this: PETER: Jim Harken JESUS: Craig Ferguson MARY: Amy Thornhill-Leonard MARY MAGDALENE: Megan Hartwig STEPHEN: Eric Sharp SANHEDRIN: Jason Kruse ENSEMBLE: Danielle Alphson Mike Arkwright Judy Blessington Barry…

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Great auditions!

By Tom Quiner Writing the music is the easy part. I wrote THE FIRE AND THE MERCY, The Pentecost Musical in about three months. I was truly on fire. I ran into few roadblocks. It practically wrote itself, which suggests that the Holy Spirit was an active participant in the project. I try to write…

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The first Christian martyr

By Tom Quiner The 7th chapter of Acts of the Apostles is a doozy. A young Christian, Stephen, lectures the Jewish power structure on the history of the Jewish faith. As you might suspect, this didn’t go over well with his self-righteous and prideful audience. Who is this young guy, who is promoting a competing…

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St. Peter was nothing without Christ’s mercy

By Tom Quiner I want you to try to imagine something. Your best friend is in danger.  He is being dragged by an angry mob across the  busy plaza in the downtown area of your city. Suddenly, one of the mob sees you and shouts, “Look, it’s his friend! Get him!” They begin to rush you. You…

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