I am a strong believer that God uses the unique talents and gifts He has given to all His children to touch different people in different ways….such as the arts. I am a wordnguy and music and nature lover, but God has given my wife amazing abilities with her watercolors and other art pieces to minister and touch people deeply. 5his review is well-written, and greatly entices me to give this book a look! 🙂

thoughts, prayers & songs:

C.S. Lewis famously said, “I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.”By that, he meant that the contours of the Christian story shaped his perception of the broader world. It gave him eyes to see. And with imagination, he helped many of us to see the Christian story (and everything else) through evocative works like the Chronicles of Narnia and the Space Trilogy. What is true of Christianity is true of the Arts and the artist, no less the Christian artist, could also say “That through art and because of it, she sees everything else.”

9781498217330If the biblical story is the lens through which we as Christian see, the Arts have the ability to sharpen our focus.  In Imagining the Story (Cascade Books, 2017), Karen Case-Green and Gill C…

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