Maria Dixon Hall: Just because you can preach doesn’t mean you’re a communicator

FacebookTwitterEmailPrint For an organization in which the word is central, the church does a poor job of communicating, says an SMU professor and consultant. She has some advice on how church leaders can do it better. MONDAY, AUGUST 26, 2013 Human beings are storytelling creatures, moved and motivated from birth by the power of stories, … Continue reading “Maria Dixon Hall: Just because you can preach doesn’t mean you’re a communicator”

From the ENS Archives: ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ author Madeleine L’Engle on the power of storytelling

Posted Mar 13, 2018 Madeleine L’Engle, who wrote more than 60 books ranging from children’s stories to theological reflection, died Sept. 6, 2007, in Litchfield, Connecticut, at 88. She is shown here two years earlier. Photo: Square Fish Books [Episcopal News Service] The March 9 release of Ava DuVernay’s movie version of the classic — … Continue reading “From the ENS Archives: ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ author Madeleine L’Engle on the power of storytelling”