NBSI Video Library Project:

Creating an Online Library of Biblical Storytelling

Here you can submit and view a video in the style of the Network of Biblical Storytellers,
based on the Revised Common Lectionary

Tellings

Tellings will generally be done according to NBSI style: Tell the biblical text by heart without added commentary or reenactment. Aim for 95% story accuracy 70% word accuracy (NRSV, CEB OR NIV versions preferred) Stay clear of anti-Jewish or racist tellings, (i.e. replace the words normally translated as “the Jews” with Religious Leaders or Judeans,…

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Tips for Recording Video

Film in a well-lit area or room. Make sure you look at the setting through your camera lens and then test shoot a few times. Always play it back so you can see how the lighting looks. The sun is one of the best light sources for video. If you’re filming in natural light, do…

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Helpful Links

Network of Biblical Storytellers International

We are an ecumenical, openly welcoming, international organization whose mission is to encourage everyone to learn and tell biblical stories.
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Network of Biblical Storytellers Canada

The Network of Biblical Storytellers CANADA is an affiliation of people who practice the art and discipline of telling Christian scripture by heart. Guided by God to deepen our understanding of the Word, our mission is:

to encourage everyone
to learn and tell scripture by heart.​

GoTell Communications

“GoTell Communications” equips people to discover and tell biblical stories by heart as a spiritual discipline for embodying Jesus’ way of peace in the world.

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Michele Rizoli

Michele is a certified biblical storyteller (Academy of Biblical Storytelling), and coordinates the video library on behalf of NBSI. She serves as a pastor with the Mennonite Church and lives in Toronto, Canada.

Questions about getting started? Drop us a line to find out more!