“A story is like the water you heat for your bath.
It takes messages between the fire and your skin.
It lets them meet and it cleans you!”
– “Story Water,” Rumi
Welcome to Sermon-Stories, a resource for storytelling in worship and faith formation education. Do you want to heighten your congregation’s Biblical literacy, empower their spiritual formation and spur them to greater service? Join me here at Sermon-Stories.com to enliven your storytelling and story listening skills, honing them as essential tools for leadership in faith development for all ages.
Sign up for my weekly blog on lectionary texts and scripture! It includes:
- Story suggestions for illuminating the imagery in the weekly Revised Common Lectionary texts
- Ideas and suggestions to spur the imagination of the storyteller in telling scripture
- Sermon starter questions (for the adult and children’s sermon.