Is there a significant concept that is foundational to your teaching?
Dr. Ramdas Lamb discusses the importance of explaining religions from both an outsider and insider perspective. He thinks it is important to explain his own personal background to his students. He then challenges them to consider the range of religions – ones that they may know because of a personal commitment – and others they have never observed, to look from both an insider and outsider perspective.
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/alfred_benney/79/