By Felicia Howard,Sheilah Vance
we're made overcomers via the blood of the lamb and the observe of our testimony. (Rev. 12:11.) every body has a narrative to inform. tips on how to inform yours. Creativity for Christians is designed for use by means of participants or church buildings as a transformative and bonding event. the 1st 1/2 Creativity for Christians is a writing workshop, instructing the reader tips on how to write her own testimony and tale of overcoming via a sequence of writing routines and writing recommendation. the second one 1/2 the publication includes tales written through contributors of the authors church who participated within the workshops. Their own tales of overcoming every kind of events will advance and inspire readers via displaying them what God can do. The reader also will see that sharing tales, no matter if simply with their fellow parishioners in a church vast or church crew venture, will carry them nearer jointly and boost them as a church.
Contributing Authors: Ernest L. Asbury, Jr., Yvonne D. White, Bernard “Scooter” Jackson, Nicole White, Bernadine L. Clark Benjamin, Sylvia Thornton, J. Donald Jackson, Jr., Carmen Cary, Harry White, Bea White, Lois Savin, and Joe Raines
Praise for Creativity for Christians
"The cutting edge booklet of this insightful reflective examine proposing own reflections opens the world of self-expression for a complete new classification of writers. It units the degree for people to find artistic elements in their historical past, character and story-telling ability. The unlocking of this crucial road of spirituality supplies new measurement and intensity of chance of expression that would in a different way stay hidden and untapped. [The authors] have created a so much important instrument for self expression. This e-book embraces the tale telling historical past and culture of African American humans. What an excellent inventive device for expression and protection of the tale and private legacy. "--The correct Reverend Richard F. Norris, Presiding Prelate, First Episcopal District, AME Church
"Creativity for Christians" is a needs to learn for all AMEs and different Christians who love the Lord and feature a sworn statement to inform. Sheilah Vance the writer begins the e-book along with her personal own testimony approximately how God introduced her via a really tough time in her existence and marriage. She follows with step-by-step directions on the right way to write your individual testimony. eventually she comprises a number of tales from contributors of her personal church that attended her writing seminar. i've been so surprised by means of this publication that I plan to for my part attend one in all her writing seminars.--Rev. Dr. Charles H. Lett, Sr., Presiding Elder, West Mainline District, Philadelphia Annual Conference
Dear Elevator Group:
I picked up your ebook, Creativity for Christians, on the booklet Expo of the US and skim it at the aircraft domestic. you're all marvelous people!
Not basically have you ever prepare legitimate and valued recommendation to aid somebody positioned their tale jointly, yet in a manner that's sincere, all the way down to earth and never "preachy."
However, during this procedure, you will have proven me anything that i actually must have performed many years in the past -- inform my tale. this can be anything i have shied clear of for plenty of purposes and, convinced, embarassment is a sturdy excuse to conceal behind.
As I learn the e-book, I observed myself reflected within the pages of such a lot of of the reviews, or even stumbled on myself crying whereas surrounded by way of humans end result of the strength in the back of the religion that you just all shared. Your team not just has faith...you dwell it! you all are an concept, and that i desire you all nice good fortune in getting your message out.
Finalist, faith: Christian Inspirational, 2010 nationwide top Books Awards
Book evaluate at www.danapittman.com: i think this ebook is perfect for church software administrators. they can use the publication to create an excellent workshop for his or her congregation.
Reading “Creativity for Christians” took me again to my formative years while church carrier integrated stories. It was once strong then and a workshop b