Beauty in the Brokenness: A Kintsugi StoryWritten by Niyah Easterling
Today, we are thrilled to share a story from one of our recent Incarnate graduates! At Incarnate this year, the students were able to interact with the art of kintsugi (see our recent article "Kintsugi and a Theology of Brokenness"), and one student was deeply impacted by it. Read below as she shares her story of kintsugi and how the Lord used it to teach her about the beauty in brokenness.
Finding New Ways to PrayWritten by Beth Sederstrom
On today's post from the Archives, we are sharing an article about prayer. The article discusses several different HSI trips and how Erica Logan (now directing the Incarnate program for Inspiro) and others implemented creative ways to pray on each of them. Read below to find out more about the trips!
God's Artists: Songwriting Workshop in UgandaWritten by Stephanie Biggs
In this week's Post from the Archives, we are sharing an article about an HSI trip to Uganda in 2017. On this trip, the team was able to encourage the local artists to grow in their God-given creativity and to lead them in a songwriting workshop. The artists were excited to learn more about God's view of beauty and to begin composing their own songs. Find out more below!
Music and Drama in TanzaniaWritten by Stephanie Biggs
On today's Post from the Archives, hear from Stephanie Biggs as she shares about an HSI trip to Tanzania. This trip focused on theatre and music and encouraged the Jesus-followers there to consider local art forms.
See the Lamb of GodWritten by Hollen Hostetler
At the beginning of this month, our colleagues in the UK published an article about the Arts Experience Labyrinth taking place in Belgium. We have shared about this project before, so we wanted to share this article with you.
The Importance of SoundWritten by Ken Davidson
After a brief hiatus, we are back with another Archive Wednesday! In today's article, read about HSI's work with audio engineers, helping people to record music in their heart language and cultural style. Specifically featured in this article is Southeast Asia and Mongolia, and you can follow the links to hear some of the recordings.
Becoming Fishers of MenWritten by Hollen Hostetler
In today's Archive Wednesday, read about an HSI trip to South Asia that led to the discovery of a new style of music with a Biblical connection.
Arts Plus Response to UkraineWritten by Hollen Hostetler
Article Image: "The Things That Are Not" by Paul Hobbs
The ongoing crisis in Ukraine has been sobering for all of us. It has been the subject of much prayer and reflection, and undoubtedly for many of you, artistic response. Our friends at Arts Plus have been publishing weekly reflections along with the artwork of Paul Hobbs (an artist from the UK). See their explanation below and check out their website to view the Beatitudes series.
Where do Beads Come From?Written by Erica Logan
This Archive Wednesday tells the beautiful story of an HSI trip to Tanzania in 2016. While there, a team member had the opportunity to bring clarity to an unusual question that resulted in genuine and culturally relevant worship.