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How to Discourage Artists in the Church, by Philip G. Ryken

June 13, 2013

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Great article by Wheaton College president. Artists already know that as Christians they will not be fully at home in the world of art, so why should we add the crushing burden of not allowing them to be fully at home in the church as well?

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Artists On Call in Culture: Responses to Wisdom & Wonder

April 14, 2012

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[This post is part of a conversation around the new book by Dutch theologian Abraham Kuyper, Wisdom & Wonder: Common Grace in Science & Art, now featured at the Patheos Book Club.] Artists On Call in Culture: A Generous Mind Conversation Connecting Around Being On Call in Culture Recently, Generous Mind had discussions with a group of artists who are […]

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Why Christians Are Creating More ‘Edgy’ Art, by Randy Elrod

April 12, 2012

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If you are an artist who also happens to be a Christian, expect to be judged and misunderstood. by Randy Elrod If you are an artist who also happens to be a Christian, expect to be judged and misunderstood. If you are a Christian and an artist, you live in the tension of creating art […]

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The Action Oriented Artist, by Joey O’Conner

January 5, 2012

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The world will never experience the beauty, truth, and goodness of God through your art if you don’t take action.  by Joey O’Connor The Action Figure As a boy, I loved action-figures. GI Joe was my hero and if there was one guy I’d ever want in my foxhole, it was him. I had the […]

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