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Luke LiteFestival Gathering 2017’s Epic Telling

A Version Including Digital Telling

A Condensed Version of the Gospel Consisting of Stories Unique to Luke

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verses

description

teller

  A

1:1-4

Introduction

VIDEO - Narrator

1

1:5-25

Annunciations to Zechariah

Narrator

2

1:26-38

Visitation to Mary

 

3

1:39-45

Mary visits Elizabeth

 

4

1:46-56

Song of Mary Magnificat

 

5

1:57-66

Birth and naming of John

 

6

1:67-80

Song of Zechariah

 

 

2:1-20

The birth of Jesus

Communal  Telling*

7

2:21-24

Circumcision and dedication

 

8

2:25-35

Simeon's song and prophecy

 

9

2:36-38

Anna's thanksgiving

 

10

2:39-52

Young Jesus in the temple & return to Nazareth

 

  B

 

Summation/Transition

VIDEO - Narrator

11

4:14-21

Jesus in the Nazareth synagogue

 

12

4:22-30

The crowd’s turning on Jesus

 

13

5:1-11

A miraculous catch of fish

 

  C

 

Summation/Transition

VIDEO - Narrator

14

7:11-17

The raising of a widow’s son in Nain

 

  D

7:36-50

A woman who anoints Jesus’ feet, two debtors

VIDEO: ____________

15

8:1-3

The women who helped Jesus

 

16

9:51-56

Jesus’ rejection by the Samaritans

 

17

9:57-62

The failure of would-be followers

 

18

10:25-37

A good Samaritan

 

19

10:38-42

Mary and Martha

 

20

11:1-4

Teaching about prayer

 

21

11:5-8

Friend at midnight

 

22

12:13-21

Parable of the Rich Fool

 

23

13:1-5 

Repentance or destruction

 

24

13:6-9

Barren fig tree

 

   E

13:10-17

Healing of woman with spirit of infirmity

VIDEO: ___________

25

13:31-33

That fox, Herod

 

26

14:1-6

Healing of man with dropsy

 

27

14:7-24

Invitation to banquet

 

28

14:25-33

Counting the cost

 

STAND & STRETCH

AA

15:1-32

Parables of the Lost & Found

The Epic Team

29

16:1-13

Unjust steward

 

30

16:19-31

Rich man and Lazarus

 

31

17:11-19

Healing of ten lepers

 

  F

17:20-21

Kingdom in midst of you  [VIDEO]

VIDEO: ___________

32

18:1-8

A persistent widow & an unjust judge

 

33

18:9-14

A Pharisee & a tax-collector

 

34

19:1-10

Zacchaeus

 

  G

 

Summation/Transition

VIDEO - Narrator

35

19:39-44

Lament over Jerusalem

 

  H

 

Summation/Transition

VIDEO - Narrator

36

23:6-12

Jesus before Herod

 

37

23:13-16

Pilate’s declaration of innocence

 

  I

23:26-49

The Crucifixion

VIDEO: Chesnut

  J

 

Summation/Transition

VIDEO - Narrator

38

24:1-12

The empty tomb

 

BB

24:13-49

The road to Emmaus and appearance to disciples

The Epic Team

  K

24:50-53

Conclusion (as all tellers come out onto the stage and kneel)

VIDEO - Narrator

 

The communal telling of the birth narrative, Luke 2:1-10, will involve everyone!

Numbers signify individual tellers.

Single letters signify video tellings.

Double letters (“AA”) signify group or epic team tellings.  Each epic team telling involves four people.

There are 46 opportunities for tellers and three opportunities for people to make a video telling.

2017 Festival Gathering
August 2-5
National 4-H Center
Near Washington DC

2018 FESTIVAL GATHERING
University Marriott, Dayton Ohio


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