Tag Archives: Beauty

Basilicas and Baptisms

This isn’t quite my dream baptismal font. It’s so close it isn’t even funny. A few years back sitting on a beach in North Carolina I sketched the underside of a pier, turned the page and drew my ideal baptismal … Continue reading

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San Diego Trip: Part 1

Flying into San Diego today I snapped a few pictures of the aircraft carriers and other vessels in port. But even the impressive views from the plane didn’t get me ready for San Diego. I’m mesmerized so far. About fourteen … Continue reading

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Holy Verse: Intro

Psalm 96:1 – “Sing to the Lord a new song!” Humanity’s work is the work of poets and lyricists. Whitman’s famous line that we are here to “contribute a verse” speaks volumes of what it means to be human. Of … Continue reading

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Beauty in Education and Churches

Ugliness can be made beautiful. It’s odd for a contemporary Christian discuss ugliness at any point. Ugly is far to impolite of a word. But the ancients had no qualms talking about the ugliness of the bride of Christ in … Continue reading

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