"Thanks for letting me be the mouse."
- 2nd Grader at an elementary school
"You are an awesome storyteller!"
- 3rd Grader at Augustana Lutheran Church, W. St. Paul
"Your father was our storyteller a few weeks ago in ECFE. He was wonderful and I just wanted to let you know how much we all enjoyed him." - From forwarded e-mail to Bill
"Both at my Church (Crosstown Covenant, Minneapolis), and here at Lakeshore Condominiums (Minneapolis), many here have said, 'This is the best one we ever had.'"
"The kids were really hooked when Eisenmann asked them to repeat the refrain in a story about a rooster...A week later, my 4-year old was still running around the house yelling, 'Cock-a-doodle-doo! Mr. King I see you!'" - Maja Beckstrom, St. Paul Pioneer Press, 2/24/07
"Thank you, for appearing at Arlington Hills ...to be the Storyteller at our Christmas Inner Mission Event. We had so many favorable comments from your performance and I know that I wasn't the only one moved to tears by one of your Christmas stories." - Member of Arlington Hills Lutheran Church, St. Paul
"I'm still hearing comments of your program given at Roseville Lutheran Senior Adults. It was enjoyed very much." - Member of Roseville Lutheran Church, Roseville
"...well done!" "...good handout," "Thanks Bill, great job!" "Bill is a good storyteller." "...good informative class." - Attendees from the Storytelling Workshop, at Tellebration(TM), 2008 (Minneapolis, MN)
"Great demonstrations, good bibliography - got the class involved and it was fun" - Storytelling workshop attendee, South Washington Co. Community Education."
"I have seen a lot of Holy Land Presentations, and this by far was the best!" - Friendship Circle, Mounds Park United Methodist Church.
"Your Holy Land Presentation made me feel like I was right there"
- Friendship Circle, Mounds Park United Methodist Church.
"I love your stories. I particularly liked your 'God-moment' stories. They reminded me of my most important God moments..." - Augustana Lutheran Women's Ministry attendee
"What a rewarding morning to hear your stories. You did bring tears as you touched my heart with your memories and reminding me of ones I had." - Augustana Lutheran Women's Ministry attendee
"So beautifully told and touching!" - Brooklyn United Methodist Church Women
"Very meaningful...especially after losing a very close friend and sister to cancer this year." - Brooklyn United Methodist Church Women
"Pastor Marian was a delight---good speaker and storyteller." - Arlington Hills Lutheran retreat attendee
"Wonderful! Lots of good thought provoking discussion." - Arlington Hills Lutheran retreat attendee
"Had a good time...I again feel lifted and refreshed to go day to day with a smile on my face until another retreat or God moment." - Arlington Hills, Lutheran Retreat attendee.