From understanding to action: making research matter
Hear from mission practitioners and Bible communicators on how they use the Bible in their work and their tips for communicating with each of the personas.
Is your church looking for a new way to engage with the local community?
The Bible is full of great stories and profound wisdom, and Christians who fall into the 'Bible Loving' persona don't need convincing of that.
The key question Bible communicators face is, how can I interpret the Bible's text in a way that really connects with the people I'm speaking to?
The Bible is full of great stories and profound wisdom. It's also a long, complicated book that contains things that are quite difficult to understand.
Bible Indifferent people are unlikely to watch Bible-themed films this Christmas, but a popular dystopian masterpiece (currently on Netflix) features a contemporary take on the nativity.
There's a story about Christianity in the West that we've got used to hearing. The story is that it's had its day: that science has somehow disproved it, it's out of step with the modern world and that sensible people don't need it...