The "I'm Episcopalian" witness over on the Episcopal Church site is a wonderful idea, but it is only as good as its users make it. So it seems to me more of us need to be sending on material for the site to consider using. More, we need to be working at the possibilities of using the 9o second time frame to try to do something involving more than single person interviews.
So here is an attempt. One parishioner (a father of a person in the video) said, awesome, but get a tripod. I will. But meanwhile, here it is. I'm sending it on hoping that ENS will use it, wiggles and all.
Those on this video clip are young people in the youth group at St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Lewes. They were unrehearsed as to content, although we did do a dry run with some to get a feel as to how it would be to try to speak for 20 seconds or less about their participation in the Episcopal Church. I was struck with how few "uhs" there were and how most looked directly into the camera. But mostly I was struck with their comments. I'm so proud of them I could bust! Here they are: