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Date(s) - 03/12/2019 - 05/07/2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

St. John's Unitarian Universalist Church


Story Telling and Preaching

Tuesday Evenings – 7:00 – 8:30 – 5 sessions

Place to be determined by how many people sign up.

March 12th

  • We will consider what it means to draw wisdom from world religions
  • Why do we tell stories, and does it matter what kind of stories we tell?
  • How do we identify the “good news” in sacred stories?
  • We will explore story telling and drama in worship.


March 26th, April 9th, April 23rd and May 7th

  • Over these four weeks, we will re-tell stories from the Christian, Jewish, Islamic, Hindu traditions
  • We will find ways these stories speak to us today
  • We will explore writing from the perspective of the characters.
  • We will play with the settings and explore the histories of these stories.
  • We will identify teachings from these texts worth sharing.Please note, this 5-week experience could be the beginning of an on-going story telling practice. Who knows what we could do next! Fairy tales? Creation myths? Trickster stories? Come with open hearts and minds.

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