Guest Post: The Light of the World

Posted by on Jul 26, 2016 in Uncategorized | 2 Comments
Guest Post: The Light of the World

As I’ve done a few times in the past, today I want to introduce you to a guest blogger. His name is Mpumi Nyembe and he runs the blog Bought By His Blood. A few months ago Mpumi (who is also a monthly supporter of Full of Eyes) did an interview with me about my faith […]

Crowned with Love and Mercy

Posted by on Jul 14, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Crowned with Love and Mercy

Psalm 103:4, “…who crowns you with steadfast love and mercy…” The Crown of the Christian Often times in scripture a crown is synonymous with a person’s honor and functions as an outward expression of a particular glory that they bear (whether it be as king or queen or ruler or judge etc. Job 19:9,Prov.12:4,14:24,17:6). It […]

Love Explored – Part 4: The Last Battle of Love’s War

Posted by on Jun 30, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Love Explored – Part 4: The Last Battle of Love’s War

  “Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God, and whoever loves has been born of God and knows God. Anyone who does not love does not know God, because God is love. In this the love of God was made manifest among us, that God sent His only Son into the […]

Love Explored – Part 3: Love Gives God

Posted by on Jun 13, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Love Explored – Part 3: Love Gives God

“Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God, and whoever loves has been born of God and knows God. Anyone who does not love does not know God, because God is love. In this the love of God was made manifest among us, that God sent His only Son into the world […]

Love Explored – Part 2

Posted by on May 31, 2016 in Uncategorized | One Comment
Love Explored – Part 2

  “Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God, and whoever loves has been born of God and knows God. Anyone who does not love does not know God, because God is love. In this the love of God was made manifest among us, that God sent His only Son into the […]

Love Explored – Part 1

Posted by on May 25, 2016 in Uncategorized | 2 Comments
Love Explored – Part 1

“Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God, and whoever loves has been born of God and knows God. Anyone who does not love does not know God, because God is love. In this the love of God was made manifest among us, that God sent His only Son into the world […]

Daily Christian Life in a Picture

Posted by on May 17, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Daily Christian Life in a Picture

Over the past few months I’ve created a series of YouTube videos called, Theology Behind The Imagery. These videos are my attempt to explain some of the biblical and theological underpinnings of specific scenes in my animations. I want to do something similar to that in today’s blog post. The picture I want to examine […]

Seeking a Yoked Imagination

Posted by on May 3, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Seeking a Yoked Imagination

Visual Exegesis As some of you may know, for the last few months I’ve been putting together an art book entitled Visual Exegesis. It’s been a long process–much longer than I anticipated when I started out on it back in February! “How hard can it be,” I thought, “all I need to do is gather together some […]

The Evaporation of Hope

Posted by on Apr 27, 2016 in Uncategorized | One Comment
The Evaporation of Hope

  “And after a while the brook dried up. Then the word of YHWH came to him…” – 1 Kings 17:7-8 For today’s blog post I want to briefly point out one interesting element in this account: the the order of the two events. First the brook dries up, and then the word of the […]

Words and Abiding

Posted by on Apr 22, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Words and Abiding

“If you abide in me, and my words abide in you…” – John 15:7 In chapter 15 of John’s gospel, we find Christ’s wonderful extended teaching about the Vine and the Branches. The point of this analogy is that Jesus Himself is the Vine and His followers are the Branches. What I love so much […]