* (page 53) * "I do all my work using an intense focus, and I do not allow my energy and focus to be dragged into the devolving human world. Each one of us similarly has a light of focus; but the world steals the light of most people and uses - or misuses - it for its own ends.
I say "steal", but the problem is that people take part in the loss of their own energy, because they like the circus game and the distractions. The entry price into the human game is energy or…Continue
Added by Robert P. Eustace on November 24, 2011 at 2:40am — No Comments
"The Re-enchantment of the world":
The sickness of contemporary life,
pervaded with heavy drug use and alcoholism,
stems from the futile attempt of scientific culture
to eradicate holistic perception.
But holistic cognition is a primary ecological
perception of nature rooted in biological substrate,
and present before the ego ever rises".
-another short quote-
"Commodification of knowledge necessarily means
a loss of nuance, and we see…
Added by Robert P. Eustace on November 24, 2011 at 2:29am — No Comments
Martha Chatelain was one of the artists who gave an artist's talk to students at George Fox University in Newberg, Oregon prior to the opening reception of the national juried exhibition, "Expressions of Faith" curated by Tim Timmerman. The show runs from Nov. 10 - Dec. 8.
Here is her slide show and accompanying text:…Continue
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Jesus promises that when we step out to be the hands and feet, he will go with us.
I am stepping.
I leave in a few rapidly-approaching hours for a short trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.
Not the PV Americans visit on summer vacation trips with family.
Not PV of beaches and surf and sand.
I leave for PV of poverty~
of native villages and groups of women waking each day, the…
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...another blog post! ...peacelovejoyLaima
I was listening to some morning inspiration a few days ago and the speaker told of a story she and her husband…Continue
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Greg Halvorsen Schreck employs technological advances in the production of his Lambertian portrait photographs. A Lambertian photograph is a image that consists entirely of light and shadow. 96 pieces of wood replace pigments, inks and emulsion to construct the photograph. In the daylight, the wood pieces appear as a carved sculpture; however, a single light source raking across the surface magically reveals a black and white photograph.…Continue
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I will be having an exhibit of photographs, drawings and collages at the Genema Gallery (Christ Church Presbyterian) in Atlanta. beginning October 28.
To see examples of the work, I hope you will visit my website here:
Masterpieces exist in eye and mind.
I'll step away.
Lay down the brush.
“You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men". Matthew 5:13
In this video you can see how this verse influenced me. The song was written and performed specifcally for this piece by Carly McIlvaine.
Added by Gerda Liebmann on October 9, 2011 at 4:01pm — No Comments
'It's still raining outside, but just a moment ago a band started playing some jazz... right here in the middle of the shopping centre... no good rhythm or reason, just a random act of grace... and in that moment things just got a little more colourful' (Written by Johanna…Continue
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