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WE BELIEVE THAT ARTISTS

ought to be able to inspire God's beauty in every culture so that each person can see with their hearts that
JESUS LOVES THEM.

"We live in an age where the medium of outreach is media. Artists are now given a voice. And for the first time in decades, the arts have become relevant in the mission field again. However, we must be careful not to do what I refer to as “doorway art,” which is to decorate the doorway of the kingdom of God rather than to reflect the need of having a relationship with the God of all creation, with all its pain and struggle."

Daniel

"We will not have vibrant communities of Jesus followers amongst the least-reached peoples of the world if we do not also have authentic, indigenous, artistic expressions of biblical worship from them in their own heart language."

Frank Fortunato

On Tuesday, we learned about how the Lord continued to work in Jin's life after Incarnate, and we heard the beginning of how she has continued to work on her art during the pandemic. Today, we get to see up close what Jin has been working on during COVID - and it involves toilet paper! Enjoy Jin's words and artwork below and take in her God-honoring creativity. 

 The End: The Toilet Paper Call

An alternative approach to ‘the end.’

The end can be beautiful if you hold on to the true hope. Going through the end means going from darkness to light.

In the end, His glory prevails.

How Do I Create with Toilet Paper? 

Whenever it comes to the end of the roll, I take a pause to observe, to let the meaning and representation of the end sink in. I notice that the natural folding of each roll end is unique. Some are actually rather beautiful. So, I keep the original and unique foldings of ‘the end,’ but communicate something different on top. 

My conceptual art is primarily an idea, a symbol and a conversational platform. It frames my observations in a minimalistic form to single out the issue and to cause awareness. Written words and humour are my main ingredients to form artwork we can laugh at and ponder. 

My watercolour paintings catch the buzz to propose the alternative —— an inoffensive beautiful opinion.

1. The End is Beautiful 

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2. The End, Written in the Beginning

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3. The End, Not the Ending 

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4. Emergency Only 

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Check back next week for one final article from Jin, including a special video in which she talks about her story. To learn more about applying for Incarnate 2022, please visit the Incarnate page of our website. 

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