ADVENT ARTISTRY: 

Contemplating the Incarnation in Performance, Paint, and Poetry

  • Breathe in deeply and exhale slowly as you sip a hot holiday beverage
  • Enjoy a presentation of artistic renderings of the Incarnation
  • Contemplate and record your personal reflections
  • Share your thoughts with others on the journey

No sign-up required…just be there at 9am to enjoy the full experience

December 1 – 22, 2019

Sundays, 9 am

Fellowship Hall


Week One:

Song: Katy Kinard, “Human for Me”

Paint: Grace Carol Bomer, “Through the Needle’s Eye the Rich Man Came”

Poetry: Suzanne Underwood Rhodes, “Advent”

Reflection: Kathleen Norris, “Incarnation”


Week Two:

Song: The Gray Havens, "City of David"

Paint: Pieter Bruegel the Elder, "The Census at Bethlehem"

Poetry: Kathleen Raine, "Three Poems of Incarnation"

Reflection: Dietrich Bonhoeffer (selections)


Link to a BBC documentary on Pieter Bruegel's "The Census at Bethlehem" - Click Here.