In mid-February I was the keynote speaker at “Summer Spirit”, the annual adult education gathering of the Synod of Western Australia. The focus was on growing disciples and about 120 people were present at Floreat Uniting Church. As usual I’m posting my outline for those present. Given that it was the first time that I’ve presented this material in WA, it does bear a number of similarities to some previous presentations.
1. Training Fleas Video
2. Psalm 78
I used my paraphrase of Psalm 78, where I read the Psalm aloud and the people repeat in unison the last word in bold italic. It’s a useful method where people can’t see the text and they simply repeat the last word that you say each time that you pause. I paraphrased the Psalm so as to put key words at the end of each line. Continue Reading