The annual Living Nativity begins Dec. 19 and continues through Dec. 23 at Hillspring Church, 1153 Gage Blvd., in Richland.
The cast features Mary, Joseph, baby Jesus, angels, Roman soldiers, majestic kings and shepherd families, as well as live animals that includes camels, sheep, cows, horses and donkeys, which contribute to the story of Christmas.
Performances are at 6, 7 and 8:15 p.m. Dec. 19-20 and 22-23 with additional performances at 6 and 7 p.m. Dec. 21. General admission is $10 for adults, $5 for ages 5 to 12 and free for ages 4 and younger. For more information, go to http://hillspringtc.org/living-nativity-2014-song-of-hope.