Advent Art Devotional 2020 – El Roi

The LORD is watching everywhere, keeping his eye on both the evil and the good. Proverbs 15:3 Let me take you back in time to Abraham’s household. Sarai, Abram’s wife remains barren for 10 years after receiving the promise of a child. In this context Sarai yields to a very common practice of concubinage. Hagar,Continue reading “Advent Art Devotional 2020 – El Roi”

Advent Art Devotional 2020 – Jehovah Rohi

The LORD is my shepherd, I lack nothing. Psalm 23:1 Psalm 23:1-4 1 The LORD is my shepherd, I lack nothing. 2 He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters, 3 he refreshes my soul. He guides me along the right paths for his name’s sake. 4 Even thoughContinue reading “Advent Art Devotional 2020 – Jehovah Rohi”

Advent Art Devotional 2020 – El Kana

“I will be jealous for My Name is Holy.” Ezekiel 39: 25 Advent is a Latin word meaning “coming”. Jesus is coming, Christmas is coming and Jesus is jealous for you to welcome Him, for your attention, for your heart, for your soul, and for your mind. Jesus is jealous for your good and forContinue reading “Advent Art Devotional 2020 – El Kana”

Advent Art Devotional 2020 – Jehovah ‘Ori

The Lord is my light and my salvation; Whom shall I fear? Psalm 27:1 A little over a year ago, Psalm 27 became an anthem to my family. My niece, just a few days short of 22, was returning from college when she collided and then slipped under the massive wheels of a truck. HerContinue reading “Advent Art Devotional 2020 – Jehovah ‘Ori”

Advent Art Devotional contributors

This year Selah Art would like to share with you Advent Devotionals on the Names of God along with collaborative art created by 4 artists who have attended one or more of the Selah Art Webinars. This project was so much fun to do together with these ladies – each of us designed one visualContinue reading “Advent Art Devotional contributors”

Advent Art Devotional

Hello everyone! 2020 has been a challenging year for us at a global level. Our circumstances may have forced changes on us that have left us a little shaken – perhaps the loss of a job, the loss of a loved one, sickness, loneliness, depression, anxiety, or the likes. Sometimes disruption can take our gazeContinue reading “Advent Art Devotional”

Loving on our neighbors – engaging in the Christmas story

Stories engage people at every level – not just in their minds but in their emotions, values and imaginations, which are the drivers of real change. -Simon Hodges, https://www.positive.news/2014/perspective/15464/whats-special-storytelling-social-change/, 17th June 2014 Retelling the ‘story’ aids memory – Psychology professor, Dan Johnson, of Washington and Lee University, Stories make effective memory techniques The more you can make somethingContinue reading “Loving on our neighbors – engaging in the Christmas story”

Loving on our neighbors -through music and skit

This has been in the making since we moved into this neighborhood (11 months ago). I wanted to know my neighbors and wanted to do something together to make this world better. It had to start with me but it could not be just me or my family. So I began on this mission toContinue reading “Loving on our neighbors -through music and skit”

The Jesus gift-box

It started a couple of weeks ago. The nurse at the doctor’s office looks politely at my little ones and asks ” So what are you asking for, this Christmas”. Why does Christmas have to be about getting something? Many years ago an active church member asked my daughter that same question. God had beautifully prepared meContinue reading “The Jesus gift-box”