By Katherine Turpin
"Many lament biblical illiteracy in our church buildings. Katherine Turpin and her tween scholars supply a version for we all to take artistic possession of the Scriptures. rather than targeting studying extra data about the Bible, Turpin demonstrates how interpreting in and with the narrative international of the Bible opens up new chances for what trustworthy analyzing of the Bible appears like, specially for younger people."
--Eric D. Barreto, Princeton Theological Seminary
"Turpin combines her sensible knowledge . . . with wisdom won from academic concept, religious study, and adolescent improvement to supply adults the way to invite adolescents into the journey of becoming a member of our tales with God's tale. . . . A fresh source for Sunday colleges and adolescence groups."
--Elizabeth W. Corrie, PhD, Candler college of Theology, Emory University
"Drawing from a variety of scholarly conversations--including adolescent mind examine, serious pedagogy, liturgical thought, narrative conception, and hermeneutical theory--Turpin articulates a clean method of biblical literacy and trustworthy transformation of younger teens. . . . if you happen to recognize the sweetness and effort of younger children, but additionally worry the mercurial alterations of their constantly-adapting personalities, this e-book presents a pragmatic procedure for channeling their presents, for his or her personal development, and for the church and world.
--David F. White, PhD, Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
"Turpin's method of constructing biblical drama with tweens is a testomony to her recognize either for children and the Bible. Drama Tweens makes a true and usable contribution to non secular schooling and formative years ministry."
--Joyce Ann Mercer, Yale Divinity School
Katherine Turpin is affiliate Professor of non secular schooling on the Iliff college of Theology in Denver. She is usually the writer f Branded: children changing from shopper religion (2006) and Nurturing diversified goals: formative years Ministry throughout strains of Difference (2014).
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Drama Tweens: Engaging the Bible with Younger Adolescents by Katherine Turpin