Creative Convergence at Calvin

Have you ever had a  “This is who I am”  moment? That feel that whatever you were doing at the time is what you were made for, that you were right where God planned for you to be.  Well, I did last week at the Calvin College Festival of Faith and Writing in Grand Rapids.   The opportunity to hang out with the writing tribe, marinating … Read More

Cool Performance Video.

This was done in church. That’s what we’re talking about…New Renaissance stuff.  Creative, original, dynamic.  From Fellowship Church in Texas. One person who posted this on Tumblr. commented, “glow in the dark glitter confetti drums, yes please”. Enjoy. [vimeo http://vimeo.com/1923663]

Staying Relevant as a Christ-Following Artist

I recently got an email from a young art instructor friend who asked some interesting questions about being “in the world but not of it” as artist. Thought I’d share it and my reply. Scott, Recently I have really been trying to dig deeper into pursuing my career as an artist while still seeking the Lord.  I got all psyched … Read More

A New Renaissance in the Arts: Why Now?

By J. Scott McElroy A New Renaissance is rising. A movement to reintegrate the arts (music, visual art, dance, film, etc) into churches and reengage the culture with spiritual art is growing in many areas of Christendom. Evangelicals, mainline Protestants, Charismatics, Catholics and others are seeking to rekindle the relationship between faith and art. The Vatican is meeting with world renowned … Read More

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