Adult Education

Crossroads

This summer Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church launches our new Adult Education podcast, Crossroads.

Join us this Summer 2020 as Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church launches our new Adult Education podcast, Crossroads. Episode one, “Subversive Storytelling” sets the stage for using the power of story during this moment of our nation’s growing movement around racial violence, injustice, and inequality. Episodes two and three, titled, “This is My Story” will feature the stories of people of color who call us all to listen and learn and move us toward action.

About the Host

Jaime Staehle is director of Christian education at Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church and a biblical storyteller. One of Jaime’s favorite summertime activities is sitting around a campfire, telling and hearing stories. She enjoys picturing our ancestors telling the stories of their faith around the fire, and loves to see people engage with the stories of their faith today.

Episode One: Subversive Storytelling

Episode one features Dr. Kathy Maxwell, biblical storyteller.
Dr. Kathy Maxwell is associate professor of Biblical and theological studies at Palm Beach Atlantic University. Her areas of interest include New Testament studies; biblical interpretation; and the history of the Christian church. She is passionate about biblical storytelling and is certified through the Network of Biblical Storytellers. Dr. Maxwell has a particular interest in exploring the audience’s participation in hearing the biblical story. She keynoted the Festival Gathering of Biblical Storytellers in 2019.

Crossroads: Episode 1 – Subversive Storytelling