Sarah Agnew | United Kingdom
Sarah Agnew is a storyteller and poet, and an ordained minister in the Uniting Church in Australia. Currently serving in a full time placement with the Canberra Central Uniting Church Parish in Australia, Sarah has for many years in Australia, the UK, and at Festival Gatherings brought story to many, both as a performer, and with workshops in reading and telling the bible aloud, telling our own stories, techniques for speaking in public and composing poetry and prayer. In 2017 Sarah completed her PhD in New Testament Language, Literature and Theology at the University of Edinburgh, with an oral performance analysis of the Letter to the Romans, focussing Paul’s community ethics of mutuality in the letter. She has adjunct faculty status with Charles Sturt University, and is a member of the NBS Scholars Seminar. As well as biblical stories, Sarah tells human stories of her own composition, and is a published poet and liturgist: go to http://sarahtellsstories.blogspot.com to find out more.