Story Seminar. “There have been great societies that did not use the wheel, but there have been no societies that did not tell stories.” Ursala Le Guin, American novelist. Pornography. Bollywood music videos. Animal videos. Muslim preachers. Why Stories Don’t Succeed.
“There have been great societies that did not use the wheel, but there have been no societies that did not tell stories.” Ursala Le Guin, American novelist
Pornography wheel, but there have been no societies that did not tell stories.”
Bollywood music videos
Why Stories Don’t Succeed wheel, but there have been no societies that did not tell stories.”
1. They are not interesting.
2. They are not told well.
“Master storytellers know how to squeeze life out of the least of things, while poor storytellers reduce the profound to banal.” Robert McKee, Story
1. They are not interesting. least of things, while poor storytellers reduce the profound to banal.”
2. They are not well told.
3. They are not given good opportunity.
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3 - For the sake of the Great Commission, the body of Christ must learn the art of story as it relates to evangelism, discipleship, and church planting.
4 - Churches and ministries have made progress in the quality of message delivery…yet there is still a great need for the Church and her leaders to understand how story works in our lives and use it powerfully.
What You’ll Get from this Seminar quality of message delivery…- Understand the importance - and urgency - of story.- Learn how story applies to content creation, ministry, and all of life.- Discover the key elements of the 3-act structure. - Learn eight ways to know you have a good story- Learn five ways to uncover God stories.
Please fill out a six-question evaluation at quality of message delivery…www.visualstory.org/elamevaluation
What were the top three things you learned from this seminar?
2. What two things do you hope to do differently as a result?
3. Which presentations were most helpful to you? Why?
4. What would you change to make it a better seminar?