Modern parables can be difficult to find sometimes. Once in awhile it's nice to learn in a non-traditonal manner...parables provide exactly that. You can learn the truths of the Bible without getting burnt out with the same thing over and over again.
These stories will give you a fresh perspective on the Gospel and allow you to relate to people from every walk of life. While it may be difficult to take a video about a stuffed cow seriously, the following video has a great message that has persevered centuries. The parable of the Prodigal Son is probably Jesus' most well known parable and this is a different take on it. Just check it out. I think you'll be pleasantly surprised with it.