“It was the first time I realized that painting could capture the Word of God, speak into people’s lives and give me the opportunity to share my faith.”

Janice T. (Alliance & Short-term team member)

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Every day all around the globe, artists on mission are creating, cultivating, and contributing in their communities. As they seek to see their art used in the work the Lord is doing, we want to share their stories to encourage and inspire.
This blog is a place to read those stories, giving you a glimpse into how the Lord is using the arts around the world.

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Thursday, 08 September 2022 21:03

Successful Failure: Part 2

Last week, we published a beginning of an article from the archives titled "Successful Failure." Today, we are sharing the second half of that article! We pray you are encouraged as you read the rest of Judy's thoughts about how we can view failure from a different perspective as Jesus followers.

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Thursday, 04 August 2022 22:37

A Week of Hope

On this week's post from the Archives, read about an HSI trip to North Africa in 2016. On this trip, the team ministered to refugee and street children, using music as therapy. The children found joy and hope as they used music to process their experiences and learned that God cares deeply for them.

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Thursday, 21 July 2022 20:23

Mining for Local Art Gems in the Philippines

On this week's post from the archives, we are sharing a continuation from part of last week's post (you'll recognize the pink umbrella picture below and in last week's article)! This article features more information about the HSI trip to the Philippines in 2017. Here, learn about the different art forms used on the trip and how the team saw the Lord work as the people learned about God's story and how to share it. 

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Thursday, 14 July 2022 17:58

Finding New Ways to Pray

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! 

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Thursday, 07 July 2022 20:15

God's Artists: Songwriting Workshop in Uganda

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! 

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