Weeks after reading the book Playing for Keeps, one statement is still rattling around in my brain. The book says,
Stories are just another one of God s brilliant ideas to connect us to what really matters.
As a small group leader, isn t this really my main objective? To connect kids to what really matters? It s the bottom line for why any of us want to work with kids. It s the burden parents carry. It s the reason behind why churches do so much for kids these days. They want to connect them to something bigger than themselves.
– Read the rest of my contribution to the Lead Small blog at: http://leadsmall.org/elementary/storytelling-that-works/