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June 20, 2018
Looking Back on the Orality Movement (Tom Steffen)
“You’re not going to bed until I hear about what you’ve been doing in Palawan,”...
July 26, 2017
Chiasm, Oral Peoples, and the Grand Biblical Story
Chiasm is one of the most common memory devices in history and across the world....
September 21, 2016
Building the Biblical Story
In order to teach the Bible and share the gospel, we do best to understand...
April 12, 2016
Has Orality Been Taken Too Far?
There is an interesting dialogue in the newest issue of EMQ. The article is titled,...
January 13, 2016
Interview with Christine Dillon (Part 2)
This the second half of my interview with Christine Dillon, a church planter in Taiwan...
January 05, 2016
Interview with Christine Dillon (Part 1)
Today, I interview Christine Dillon, a church planter in Taiwan with OMF International. We talk...
December 30, 2015
Two Advantages of Storying in Honor-Shame Cultures
Today's post comes from guest blogger Christine Dillon, a church planter in Taiwan with OMF International....
May 27, 2015
Rewriting the Gospel for Oral Cultures
Interested in honor and shame? What about orality? Well, you might be interested in this...
January 05, 2015
How Would Jesus Tell It? Crafting Stories for Honor-Shame Cultures
Want to craft a story from an honor-shame perspective? Check out the January 2015...
September 17, 2014
Theological Education in Honor-Shame Cultures
Have you ever wondered how honor and shame might influence the way we do theological...
July 08, 2014
Five More Ideas for Crafting Stories among UPGs
In a previous post, I suggested 10 ideas for crafting stories among unreached people groups...
July 03, 2014
10 Ideas for Crafting the Biblical Story among UPGs
Storytelling often is a key component of ministry among many Unreached People Groups (UPGs). Various...
April 24, 2014
Using Stories in Honor-Shame Cultures
In honor-shame cultures, using stories is a key element of ministry. I'll be publishing a...
April 23, 2013
How Can Oral Peoples Interpret the Bible?
There is a difference between using stories to teach the Bible and preaching the gospel...
April 18, 2013
The Old Testament as God’s Contextualization for Oral Peoples
How can oral people groups interpret the Bible when they can't read it? How can...
April 16, 2013
Tell the Whole Story Out of Order Using Layers
In the last post, I made a simple argument. It is very easy––if not common––for...
April 11, 2013
Critiquing Creation to Christ (C2C)
Some people might take issue with my critique of C2C in the last post. Am...
April 09, 2013
Taking the Context out of the Bible?
Taking the Context out of the Bible? We've all heard taking a passage out of...
April 04, 2013
Contextualization Among Oral Peoples — Part 1 of a New Series
In this series, I will explore the topic of contextualization among unreached people groups with...
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