Resources


Resources for learning and telling biblical stories by heart.

 

 

Stories by Narrative

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.

 

Stories by Lectionary

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.

 

Videos

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.

 

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