I’ve studied story for years now, and there’s a structure to it for sure. It’s not as formulaic as you might think, but there’s a formula that captures the human imagination because it rings true. And it rings true for a reason.
Great story tellers nuance formula the way a jazz musician can nuance chromatic scales. They see between the lines.
That being said, how can we decide what kind of story we are living in? What I mean is, how do we decide, based on who Jesus is, what is good and what is evil in life? Who should we oppose and who should we follow?
Well, strictly looking at Jesus in the gospels, here’s the story […]