A world where people everywhere regularly encounter the life of Jesus and his kingdom through the portals that shape the contour of their souls A New World A New World
A world where people everywhere regularly encounter the life of Jesus and his kingdom through the portals that shape the contour of their souls
A New World
• This possibility is becoming more of a reality through a growing movement of “visual innovators” who care deeply about people and the stories they live into.
• These innovators are able to create and harness the power of visual media and story that will bring people to an encounter with God they cannot ignore.
People everywhere, regularly encountering Jesus and his kingdom in their context in the stories surrounding them through feature films, webisodes, television, viral videos.
Engaging, authentic stories well told that non-believers share.
Stories firmly rooted in the truth of Scripture.
Stories that inspire people to live lives of integrity, humility, compassion and justice…for Christ and His kingdom
Churches, denominations, organizations, individuals artfully integrating story for the sake of reaching and teaching the non-believing world will know we have life abundantly.
People live into stories “too small”
People need to find life in the Greatest Story of all
We’ve done well in a world of propositional truth,
but we need to adapt to the new world
The world is increasingly visual
the 21st century world communicates
is the language of ….
For 500 years the church has printed.
We live in a transitional time in the history of the Church.Today we must preach, print and portray Jesus and His kingdom.
People will respond to stories that engage, inspire, challenge and ultimately evoke a desire for something bigger than what they know.
Some stories will be subtle and will provoke. They will raise questions rather than answer them.
Other stories will be direct and seek to provide answers to the spiritual needs of the viewer. In all cases, a visual story should go beyond simple entertainment.
a global movement of visual story for the kingdom of God so every person on earth can experience life-change through Jesus.
A New World