Title: God at Work
Media: watercolor on Arches hot press
Size of original: 13 x 18 inches
Text: 1 Thessalonians 2:9-13
Published: The Encyclopedia of Calligraphy and Illuminated Letters by Janet Mehigan and Mary Noble, 2005, England.
Background: In Roman times Thessalonica was a provincial capital of Macedonia with over 200,000 people. Today it is one of the largest cities of modern Greece. Paul, in 50 AD, established a Christian community of a few Jewish converts and a large number of Greeks. In this excerpt from chapter 2, Paul summarizes his mission work among them and sees the evidence of God's grace - their love, hope, steadfastness. The Word of God, received by them and evidenced in human attitudes and relationships, is a divine...
My fascination with the power of ‘thoughts made visible’ and the mystery of the word as a vehicle of communication has led me on a wonderful journey as I merge message and technique with watercolor, brush and pen into a finished piece. Each piece brings exploration, inspiration and discovery — on a concrete level as I work with my tools and experience; on a spiritual level as a passionate heart treasures God. My response to life’s journey is to work with words, be inspired by great texts, express the abstract more tangibly and ... listen ... for God's still, small, gentle voice within the cacophony of the ups and downs, joys and sorrows experienced. In this relationship God comes transforming, with hope-full and wonderful surprises!
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