To advance our mission to learn and tell bible stories, our NBSI members have created videos for you. These can be used to:

Generate ideas for your telling

Share in worship if time is short on learning a story

Send the story by email to a friend, family member, or parishioner for support

Show in a seminar with different tellers of the same story as we do at the Festival

Share in Bible studies

Share in Biblical storytelling workshops


We hope you will find this a helpful resource and be inspired to submit your own video.

  • Please let us know what you think or have any questions:

Watch or submit a video of Scriptures

told in the style of the Network of Biblical Storytellers

Biblical Storytelling Videos


NBSI Telling Guidelines: Tell the biblical text by heart without added commentary Aim for 95% content accuracy and 75% word accuracy (NRSV, NRSVue OR CEB, versions preferred) As you are comfortable, feel free to avoid male pronouns for God Tellers must be willing to share their videos freely and publicly Videos will be selected for…

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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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Michele Rizoli lovingly created the NBSI Library, which we have adapted. We want to thank her for her tremendous contribution of time and energy in supporting our mission: to encourage everyone to learn and tell biblical stories.

Michele is a certified biblical storyteller (Academy of Biblical Storytelling) and lives in Toronto, Canada.

I thank my God every time I remember you.. Philippians 1:3

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