What Does it Mean that God is Holy?

God is holy. What is God’s holiness? Often we tend to limit holiness to God’s moral perfection or perfect purity – his absolute goodness. But many Christian thinkers conclude that the meaning of holiness is deeper and wider than that. Holiness, they say, is the…

Cover page for "A Story About Forgiving"
"Parable of the Hidden Treasure" Painting by either Rembrandt or Gerard Dou

Incongruity – An Open Poem

About a week ago, I woke up in the early morning with these (not verbatim) words from verses 19-20 of Matthew filling my head, “Do not store up treasure on earth where moth and rust destroy.” Followed by the question, “Do you believe this?” The…

Why is theology important to artists and everyone?

What do we mean by ‘theology’? In the Creating Art from Theology curriculum (free on this site), theology is defined as … “‘thinking deeply’ about what the Bible, as a whole, tells us about the Trinity:  ‘pondering’ ways theologians, historically, have interpreted what Scripture reveals about God’…

Books Are Ready!

The “Creating Art from Theology” Artist’s Guide and Leader’s Guide are at the printer. They should be available for purchase May 31, 2011 from major online booksellers. If you would like to start a small group study before them, be sure to check out the…