A TYPICAL SESSION 1 (cafe-style)

Set up café- style around tables with projection/sound facilities. 

  1. Welcome and play The Big Picture Trailer
  2. Show books and give brief explanation 
  3. Consider if you need small group leaders        
  4. Small group questions to help discussion; 
    Who are you? How long have you been in the parish? Experience of parish life?
    When people say "Bible" what comes to mind? It will be different for everyone 
    Have you ever done a CaFE course before? What was it like?
    What attracted you to The Big Picture course?
  5. Tea & Coffee, toilet break and hand out books/take monies (background music)
  6. session 1 THE PLAN - everybody quietly read the overview then show DVD clip 
  7. Final announcements - remind those who need to  that there is a 'Finding your way around the Bible ' clip on the DVD, Bibles for sale (if you have ordered some in), bring a friend next time and remind them of the date and time