SNEAK PREVIEW: Story Divine

SNEAK PREVIEW: Story Divine

Get ready for Story Divine–the latest ministry from Faith and Wonder! Though the official launch of the podcast and website are a few weeks away, I wanted to give you a sneak preview. Each week will feature a biblical story (taken from the upcoming lectionary* readings for the following Sunday), as well as some reflections and personal storytelling prompts. The site is being tweaked, intro music is being created, and I am getting excited! Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls… STORY DIVINE…

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Something Lent-ish This Way Comes…

Something Lent-ish This Way Comes…

While it feels we’re hardly out of Advent, I know many churchy types are thinking about Lent. HERE is a round-up of what we did last year with story videos and worship stations. I will be posting more ideas for this year’s lectionary-related story stations in the coming days. Stay tuned!

Jesus Gets Baptized!

Jesus Gets Baptized!

Ready to start telling the scriptures by heart in 2015? The story of Jesus’ baptism from Mark is a wonderful place to start! A re-post from 2014… WATCH AND WONDER Hear the story of John the Baptist and Jesus as it unfolds in Mark. Watch the images–they’ll be useful as you learn to tell the story! Mark 1:1-11   WONDER WORDS A brief pitstop to help before you get to story-learning REPENTANCE The story tells us John was “proclaiming a baptism…

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The final day: Christmas by Heart

The final day: Christmas by Heart

Thanks again to Ann Timmons and Mark Davis for their contributions. I can’t wait to hear your stories of storytelling! Day 12

Day 11 & Update on Jesse Tree!

Day 11 & Update on Jesse Tree!

Due to illness, “Tales from the Jesse Tree” will be on brief hiatus for the next few days as I try to get my voice in working condition! Christmas by Heart is almost complete!!! Thanks to Ann Timmons for her wisdom for Day 11.

A VIDEO Episode: Tales from the Jesse Tree

A VIDEO Episode: Tales from the Jesse Tree

There will be no audio podcast today–instead, you will get to watch the wonderful Heather West tell the story of Jesse’s sons…and the choosing of David. Enjoy!  

Christmas by Heart: Day 8

Christmas by Heart: Day 8

Thanks to Mark Davis for his wisdom! Check out his blog: leftbehindandlovingit.blogspot.com to read even more of his thoughtful exegetical work! Day 8