Resources for learning and telling
biblical stories by heart.
- From Founder Tom Boomershine. Audio telling, soundmap of the story, audio commentary, written commentary, and original image of each story arranged by book, chapter, and verse.
- From Founder Tom Boomershine. Audio telling, soundmap of the story, audio commentary, written commentary, and original image of each story arranged by the Revised Common Lectionary calendar.
Biblical Storytelling in Christian Education
Read an article on Tween Bible Study from The Biblical Storyteller
Kurt Jarvis, NBS member, has developed numerous resources for telling stories to children both in the United States and on the foreign mission field. Click here to visit his website for free, downloadable resources!
Telling Biblical Stories for Peace
Read an article from The Biblical Storyteller by Past NBS President Dina Ferguson on telling stories of peace.
Using Biblical Translations in Storytelling
Read an article from The Biblical Storyteller by NBS Co-Founder Adam Bartholomew about using biblical translations in storytelling.
- Watch a video of a Bible story told by an NBS storyteller! As a companion to each telling, you will hear one of the NBS Seminar scholars provide the biblical performance criticism on the story. Biblical performance criticism examines how the oral performance informs our understanding of the text.