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Creativity and the Holy Spirit: Resistance, Hospitality, and Permission

My final reflection for my Seminary course on the Holy Spirit: Shortly after starting to put together some thoughts and some notes on creativity and the Holy Spirit, I discovered that this topic was bigger than the parameters of this assignment. I feel I could study the intersection of these two concepts indefinitely. Therefore, for… Continue reading Creativity and the Holy Spirit: Resistance, Hospitality, and Permission

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What is Mission?

I just finished my third year of Seminary. Most of the students who started with me just graduated and are moving on to their ministries. Since I have been attending part-time, I still have a few years to go. I haven't shared much about my experience with my classes here mainly because it has been… Continue reading What is Mission?

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The Heartbeat of God: From Junk to Worship

Last week I was cutting up junk mail. I have always been irritated and angered by all the junk mail. Then, I was inspired by an artist I follow to see differently. Instead of seeing it as junk I could see it as patterns and free art paper. As I was cutting, I began to… Continue reading The Heartbeat of God: From Junk to Worship