Visualizing Holiness: Using Narrative to Teach Ethical Living
Why stories are often the best tools to teach others how to live holy lives.
Welcoming the Stranger
Presenter: Matthew Soerens, US Director of Church Mobilization, World Relief Description: Refugee and immigration issues have dominated headlines globally recently. While many American Christians view these…
My Journey in Oral Bible Storytelling: A Tale from an Administrator
I caught the vision for oral Bible storytelling on a bicycle. My good friend, Janet Stahl, and I often ride together, and in 2012 I was Janet’s willing audience as she honed her storytelling skills. I quickly realized that listening to her tell Bible stories drew me into a refreshing new way of engaging with scripture.
How User-friendly Is Your Teaching?
Storytelling is the answer to the boring cognitive approach.
And So the Story Goes…Web Resources on Storytelling, Myths, and Proverbs
No doubt many EMQ readers learned their missiology the academic, propositional way—from books and lectures. It’s only natural for us to teach the way we have been taught, but as the Turkish proverb says, “You can proclaim the truth also in a friendly way.”