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Debi Irene Wahl has been singing and speaking in church since the age of 6 when she sang her first church solo.  Her first love is the Lord Jesus Christ and singing for Him is her favorite thing to do. She uses her original tunes, including: "Jesus, I'm Coming'; "Little Swingin' Chair"; "Eloi"; "Burn, Burn, Burn - the story of Nebuchadnezzer" and her soon to be released "Gotta Let Her Go"; to her collaborate works with her dear friend Charlotte Hilbert that include "A Mighty Straight Line", "Dancin' in the Streets" and "Lighthouse", as well as hymns, Christian Contemporary and Bible truths in her concerts. Faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen and Debi shares her faith in her concerts, as well as humor.  If you can't laugh and enjoy the blessings that God has given, then what are you waiting for?  To book Debi for your church, special event or private party for her concerts call her @ 610-562-5352 or email her @ act1ministry@aol.com

Seeing in the Darkness, the story of Fanny J. Crosby: This 45-minute (can be adapted longer or shorter) musical recounts the life of Fanny J. Crosby as told by Aunt Fanny.  "I knew this would be something special from the first show we did.  I felt the presence of the Holy Spirit and it has been an incredible joy to be able to share this strong woman of faith's life to audiences throughout the country. To God Be The Glory! Debi Irene"

Hymns from the Heart: a concert that features some of the lovely older hymns that we all sing but might never know the often heartbreaking reason they were written.  This concert is extremely popular around Thanksgiving when we all remember to give thanks to those who went before us into a strange world that we might all have freedom for worship. 

With All My Heart, Love Corrie: The story of Corrie Ten Boom, as shared by Louise Gernert, This story WILL move you to tears. That is a given. 1 hour in length. Corrie's life was a testimony to God's presence during even the worst times on earth. 

I Am Paul, the story of the Apostle Paul. The story of Paul is told first hand by the aged apostle as he awaits his death under the emperor.  Sunny Sweigart is an amazing Paul in this 1-hour visual of the apostle who is well known for his verbal bite, as well as his love of his Rabboni.

I Must Tell Jesus, the story of Elisha & Susan Hoffman:   The story is dedicated to Pastor Rose Hoffman who went to be with the Lord in 2011.  Elisha was a circuit-riding minister from Schuylkill County.  He married Sue Orwig (her family founded Orwigsburg) and together they wrote music, Sunday School material and raised three boys. Their life story in this 45-minute musical presentation. Featuring: Debi Irene Wahl as Sue Orwig Hoffman and Sunny Sweigart as Elisha Hoffman.

I Am John's Mother, the story of Susanna Wesley:  The mother of the two beloved writers shares her life in this 45-minute presentation with audience participation in the singing, led by Debi.  Louise Gernert is our Susanna.

Whither Thou Goest, the story of Ruth: An original Christian musical by Debi Irene Wahl, 1 hour,  4 person cast with some light audience participation. Great show for church banquet's, mother/daughter festivities and Rally Days.


Does your church want to present something special and allow your own congregation to become the presenters?  Debi Irene Wahl will bring these larger shows to your church, work with your congregation and help you put on a wonderful outreach to the community in story and musical format.   Act 1 Productions' Christian presentations brought to your church, with your congregation acting, singing, set design and directing.  We have to learn to reach the community in new ways for Jesus.  For more info email debi: act1ministry@aol.com or call her 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. @ 610-763-5447

Master in our Midst, the story of Jesus as told by the three siblings that all loved Him dearly: Mary, Martha and Lazarus.  This is a 6-person, original musical and requires time to set up the stage and sound. Wonderful for a dinner theater setting.

Jo Mercer in a scene from EstherEsther: A full-length musical presentation with a dozen actors, singers and an original score by Debi Irene Wahl.

Debi has written several weekend Bible Studies for ladies, they are:
Deborah, the Prophetess
The book of Ruth
Cracked Pots, a study for the broken
Refresh Yourself under God's Broom Tree, a study of Elijah
Fellowship (It Does a Body Good)
Women in Church Leadership

Any of these studies are available for the cost of printing and mailing. They are an outreach and it is our joy to share.

Debi Irene Wahl's fictional novel The Blendings

Debi Irene Wahl's book, Jesus I'm Coming