Art Talks : Story Telling

Art as Story Telling workshop In this workshop we discussed the role of art in communicating a story. Other areas that were discussed: * The role of art in marketing and the role of art in communicating your story/thoughts * Writing an Artist Statement * Creating a venue to share your story (in this case weContinue reading “Art Talks : Story Telling”

Palm Sunday

Hosanna!!!! Yes. Today we remember Jesus choosing to enter into Jerusalem. Its a very symbolic event. The Hebrews remembered their celebration of The Feast of Sukkot. One of the things they did as part of their celebration was to wave palm branches and recite Psalm 118  (… vs5. In my distress I prayed to theContinue reading “Palm Sunday”

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”

Hold out your light

Light dispels darkness. So hold out your light and show the way. “We have been called to heal wounds, to unite what has fallen apart, and to bring home those who have lost their way. Where there is charity and wisdom, there is neither fear nor ignorance. Where there is patience and humility there isContinue reading “Hold out your light”

The Tree of Life

The Tree of Life: A glimpse into the loving heart of the Almighty Creator God In the book of Revelation John writes what God told him in a vision about the church at Ephesus. In Revelation chapter 2 God gives the church at Ephesus constructive criticism. But to those who persevere He says (The Message,Continue reading “The Tree of Life”