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The most amazing thing for me is that every single person who sees a movie brings a whole set of unique experiences, but through careful manipulation and good storytelling, you can get everybody to clap at the same time, to hopefully laugh at the same time, and to be afraid at the same time.

Steven Spielberg
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I like narrative storytelling as being part of a tradition, a folk tradition.

Bruce Springsteen
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Random stuff we found interesting, grabbed our attention, or simply some things we would like to share with you.

Processed Foods Are Killing the Local Church…

Story is core to the human condition. We use story to connect with family, friends, and even strangers. Story drives our entertainment, leads our culture, and has embedded itself in nearly every facet of our lives.   We’re all familiar […]

4 Practical Ways to Cultivate a Creative Church

Tell me if this sounds familiar: You’re with a pastor friend when he tells the story of how he recently preached a sermon that included a physical illustration or creative element that made it sound like he has a team […]

4 Practical Ways to Cultivate a Creative Church

Tell me if this sounds familiar: You’re with a pastor friend when he tells the story of how he recently preached a sermon that included a physical illustration or creative element that made it sound like he has a team […]

7 Steps to Successfully Launch a Church Rebrand

A church rebrand is something most pastors will only do 1 or 2 times in the course of their ministry. It can be a challenging, emotional, and even expensive thing to do. It can also be rewarding, energizing and even […]