EERIE

EERIE ———- JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, copyright 2013 ——– Some lights are wedged between daylight and darkness, or maybe I feel trapped within a twilight zone while wandering alone around old massive adobe churches. I see the arrow pointing upwards and the giant faceless figure, part light, part earth, watching me. … Continue reading

ASSOCIATIONS

ASSOCIATIONS ———– JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, copyright 2013 ——– Creativity is about combining, which creates relationships and “associations.” In the ideal world there wouldn’t be any worries about what we are combining with, but we’re not living in that type of world. The greatest concerns are our thoughts, or what we … Continue reading

INNER CONVICTIONS

INNER CONVICTIONS ———– JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, copyright 2013 ——– The world may destroy our physical, but the inner heat of our convictions about the truth of the creative God burns brightly, unto the physical ending, releasing us into the loving spiritual arms of God. As the inner earth contains great … Continue reading

GOD IS GREATER

GOD IS GREATER ———– JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, copyright 2013 ——– Although evil attacks on as many sides as possible, God is greater. He always prepares a way for his purposes. Faith comes from years of experience of watching God in action. God also works with evil to complete his purposes; … Continue reading

CREATION IS COMPLETE

CREATION IS COMPLETE ———– JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, copyright 2013 ——– WARNING: CREATION IS COMPLETE. When all the earth has heard that Christ died for the sins of the world through the crucifixion and shed his blood to purify all those who accept his free gift of sacrifice, the period of … Continue reading

ANONYMOUS UNTIL YOU’RE WORTH MONEY

ANONYMOUS UNTIL YOU’RE WORTH MONEY ———– JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, copyright 2013 ——— Cattle roam the range completely anonymous until they’re worth money and then many will want a piece of them, that’s the worldly values. Spiritually, everyone has value and no one is anonymous. It’s what keeps Christians “chugging along.” … Continue reading

THE KACHINA OF LIFE

KACHINA OF LIFE ———— JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, copyright 2013 ——– The supernatural or Kachina of life is a spiritual force that watches over creation. The Holy Spirit defined in the Bible has many names depending on the culture. The Hopi’s of Arizona originated the Kachina name. The Kachina produces and … Continue reading

INTIMATE HISTORY

INTIMATE HISTORY ————- JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, copyright 2013 ——– This building was being considered for the historical registry. I was assigned this old hacienda as an architectural history class project. I was to measure and create accurate working drawings of this home, which was still being lived in and taken … Continue reading

LAST CHANCE TO BE HUMAN

LAST CHANCE TO BE HUMAN ————- JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, copyright 2013 ——– The article on the Internet yesterday was entitled, “computerizing people,” which signaled the end of “being human.” It showed how the computer chip will be placed under the skin effectively changing our freedoms, or more accurately stated, eliminating … Continue reading

PERFORMANCE ART

PERFORMANCE ART ————- JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, copyright 2013 ——– Although Alandrax was a two-dimensional artist, working mainly with acrylics, oils and pencil, she knew that she wanted to participate in the art colony’s “performance art” presentations. It was a way for her to act out her childhood abuse stories, hopefully … Continue reading