Notebook thoughts: Forced Christian art

This may not always be the case, but I wonder whether, as Christians, if we’re consciously trying to embed a message in our art (as opposed to letting it flow naturally and unconsciously from a reality within), it’s a sign that, to some degree, we’re not living the life we think we should be.

Finding my creative direction

Creativity’s been a big part of my life. I’ve written songs and sung in bands, expressed myself through personal blogs, written poetry, and, most recently, started drawing and painting. I’d even go so far as to say I feel called (in the Christian sense) to it. But as I’ve gotten older (I’m 46), I’ve struggledContinue reading “Finding my creative direction”