Piercing Word is a group of theatre professionals who are passionate about coming alongside Christian Leaders to help them artistically engage their people with the Word of God. Piercing Word performs Scripture in dramatic and musical productions that are word-for-word from the Bible and equips the Church in the art of Bible memorization through their Warriors of the Word resources. They are a full-time, non-profit, theatre ministry based in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, touring across the country at churches, conferences, colleges, special events and more.
Piercing Word Promise:
1. Biblically Sound & Artistically Excellent
Every production is word-for-word from the ESV Bible, crafted by a team of theatre professionals to highlight the truths of God’s Word in creative and powerful ways.
2. Stress-free Event Planning
Production elements are provided by Piercing Word including sets, props, costuming, media, and audio equipment. Piercing Word coordinates check-in calls prior to your event to ensure clear and professional communication and provides marketing materials to help promote your event.
3. Affordable Partnerships
Piercing Word makes their Scripture Productions affordable for all venues, regardless of size.
Piercing Word offers an array of Scripture Productions throughout the year that vary in subject matter, style, and length – from topical, humorous pieces like Stewardship to narrative-based productions like Passion: The Musical to an African-inspired telling of the parables in Parables of Jesus. All productions only use Biblical texts and span from 30 minutes to an hour*. For more information including production photos, video trailers and a full list of Piercing Word productions, please visit piercingword.org.
Not only does Piercing Word perform Scripture, but they seek to equip the Church in the art of Scripture memory through their Bible memorization resources, including the Warriors of the Word book, workbook, video course and leader guide. These resources help people of all ages replace boring memorization habits with fun-filled, life-giving spiritual discipline that fosters intimacy with God. For more information please visit piercingword.org.
*some shorter selections from full-length productions may be available upon request