This is the fourth of 7 blogs on releasing your creative potential.
For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them. Ephesians 2:10
We are God’s creation, his poem, his work of art. We’re carefully, lovingly created and formed for his exquisite pleasure and our deepest joy.
We’re created and formed for God’s purpose. His purpose is always good, although sometimes it does not feel that way. Continue reading “What does God-led Creativity Look Like?”
This is the first of 7 blogs on releasing your creative potential.
What does God think about artists? Does he care? Does he even notice?
If everything was right, if we could clearly see the brushstrokes on the canvas of the created world, then the first words of the Bible would inspire endless creativity, “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.” Continue reading “What is the Connection between God and Creativity?”
The process of creativity can be daunting. There’s so much raw material to choose from, and things can get complicated fairly quickly.
In music, for instance, there is a near infinite selection of note combinations, melodies, harmonies, rhythms, counter and polyrhythms. How’s it even possible to be creative under such circumstances?
For Bill Bruford, the answer is listening to the space between the notes. Bruford was the drummer for Yes, King Crimson, Earthworks, and numerous other bands and projects.
Continue reading “What’s Your Creative Lever?”