A SAMPLING OF THE FICTION WRITER’S CURSE
I can’t even take the dog outside without thinking up outrageous story plots that will never be used.
ADVICE ON READING THE BIBLE
Reading the Bible is fun! Anyone who doesn’t get that has never really read it, or read it correctly. Bible abuse and neglect is a sad state of affairs which afflicts far too many people. Here are six concepts that will help increase your pleasure and joy in reading the Bible. 1. It’s a story,…
RE-TELLING IT LIKE IT IS: AN IMPORTANT PART OF NARRATIVE PREACHING
When I was a younger, more inexperienced preacher I made a grave and great mistake in my preaching. That is not to say I no longer make mistakes, for every homily has its fair share of problems, but when I was new at this I made a mistake in my methodology. That mistake is to…
THE THREE STORIES
Thursday afternoon I had the great privilege of participating in a writer’s workshop presented by Athanatos Christian Ministries. The whole endeavor was very encouraging for me and I learned many things. In the afternoon I made my presentation about the hooks which make the story interesting. Part of what it addressed was the three basic…