Why I Am Celebrating World Sketchnote Day #SNday2016!

The sketchnoting community is participating in “World Sketchnote Day.” Before I knew about the word “sketchnote” I had some idea of taking notes and thinking visually. I “bumped” into this idea when I was stuck writing my dissertation and didn’t know where to go with it. I had written out notes tirelessly trying to summarizeContinue reading “Why I Am Celebrating World Sketchnote Day #SNday2016!”

Convergent Model of Renewal: Discussion Guide and Sketchnotes (Chp. 2)

We are doing a discussion at Camas Friends Church on my book, “A Convergent Model of Renewal.” I am posting the sketchnotes and  discussion questions here each week for anyone who would like to download them and use them. Feel free to share and dispense however that makes sense as usual things are shared here underContinue reading “Convergent Model of Renewal: Discussion Guide and Sketchnotes (Chp. 2)”

Sketchnote: What Makes for a Good Remix?

What makes for a good remix? What makes for a bad one? When is a remix not a remix but a cover or a something more “original?” These are questions that come up a lot when I present on themes related to the Convergent Model of Renewal. When I think about how traditions can beContinue reading “Sketchnote: What Makes for a Good Remix?”

Convergent Model of Renewal: Discussion Guide and Sketchnotes (Intro & Chp. 1)

We have started a discussion group at Camas Friends Church to discuss my book, A Convergent Model of Renewal. I will post the sketchnotes and  discussion questions here each week for anyone who would like to download them and use them. Feel free to share and dispense however that makes sense as usual things are sharedContinue reading “Convergent Model of Renewal: Discussion Guide and Sketchnotes (Intro & Chp. 1)”

Meeting for Readings and How to Do Them

Mikel Birkel’s book “Engaging Scripture” Reading the Bible with Early Friends,” is a fantastic book that is helpful not just for Quakers but for anyone looking for different ways of reading Scripture (inwardly, meditatively, together, lectio, for transformation, etc.). It’s a book we’ve used in a variety of settings at Camas Friends Church and peopleContinue reading “Meeting for Readings and How to Do Them”

Learning the Art of Sketchnote Preaching

Many of you know I love “Sketchnote Preaching.” If you’re not sure what that is here is where I was interviewed on Sermon Smith and another one on Sketchnote Army. Below is a post about how I got into doing this, what it is and how you can to started yourself. Two years ago I spent the monthContinue reading “Learning the Art of Sketchnote Preaching”

A Hidden Wholeness Chapter 3 – Sketchnotes and Discussion Questions

We have been reading through Parker Palmer’s “A Hidden Wholeness: The Journey Toward and Undivided Life,” at our church lately and are loving it. I have been sharing our discussion notes each week (Week one and Week two can be found here). Here are the links for chapter three: Quotes, Scripture and Discussion Notes forContinue reading “A Hidden Wholeness Chapter 3 – Sketchnotes and Discussion Questions”