Toddler Playing Role of 'Sheep' Steals Baby Jesus - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

    Toddler Playing Role of 'Sheep' Steals Baby Jesus

    A toddler fight broke out over baby Jesus during a Tennessee church's nativity scene this weekend. Teegan Benson, a 2-year-old, played a sheep in the First Baptist Church of White Pine's Nativity scene, and she had bigger plans for baby Jesus than him just sleeping on the hay. The toddler took off with baby Jesus mid-song and danced with him on stage, but was soon cut off when the 3-year-old playing Mary took Jesus back and returned the doll to his bed. "The little girl playing Mary is a middle child and a real stickler for the rules, and she knew that was not supposed to happen," said Teegan's mother, Tana Benson.  (Published Friday, Dec 15, 2017) A toddler fight broke out over baby Jesus during a Tennessee church's nativity scene this weekend. Teegan Benson, a 2-year-old, played a sheep in the... See More