MAYBE A DOORWAY

MAYBE A DOORWAY ———– JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., MINISTER OF CREATIVITY copyright 2015, CHRISTIAN ARTIST —————– Within dreams, visions and conscious wanderings of the mind, the artist sees many doorways. It is always a decision whether to enter them. The general public would be cautious, but the artist knows that the visual, intellectual and emotional stimulation … Continue reading

ALONG THE SHORES

ALONG THE SHORES ———– JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., MINISTER OF CREATIVITY copyright 2015, CHRISTIAN ARTIST —————– Many artists walk along the shores of the unknown, observing colors, shapes and lighting effects. Alandrax could see this picture in large scale and in miniature, feeling the emotions and intellectual ideas stimulated. For some reason she couldn’t imagine herself … Continue reading

FROM THE WINDOWS

FROM THE WINDOW ———– JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., MINISTER OF CREATIVITY copyright 2015, CHRISTIAN ARTIST —————– Alandrax traveled to a nearby village where an old adobe church had large gothic windows. In the evening the sunset illuminated the building as birds of all sorts flew out of the windows to hunt during the nighttime. The sounds … Continue reading

WINTER HIKES

WINTER HIKES ———– JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., MINISTER OF CREATIVITY copyright 2015, CHRISTIAN ARTIST —————– Some hikes are so difficult in summer, with thick bushes, bugs, cactus and snakes, that the winter is the only pleasant time to take them. The water fall was sparse since the seasonal snows hadn’t arrived yet, but that was alright, … Continue reading

ARTIST

ARTIST ———– JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., MINISTER OF CREATIVITY copyright 2015, CHRISTIAN ARTIST —————– We seldom find other people’s perspectives on life acceptable, because we are so different. We, subconsciously seek out people like ourselves. There are many who are seeking a direction in life and are willing to listen to various opinions. Artists usually have … Continue reading

STORMS ARE HERE

STORMS ARE HERE ———– JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., MINISTER OF CREATIVITY copyright 2015, CHRISTIAN ARTIST —————– In the midst of all the personal, local and world wide storms, the Church is still standing, although buffeted by their own problems. Most everyone thinks they can avoid difficulties if they are careful, but these are spiritual forces with … Continue reading

MAKE YOUR OWN TRAIL

MAKE YOUR OWN TRAIL ———— JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., MINISTER OF CREATIVITY copyright 2015, CHRISTIAN ARTIST —————– Sharon and I made our own trails and sometimes she would walk behind me a distance just to blaze her own path. If she got lost, she would just call my name, and we would search for each other. … Continue reading

EARTHINESS

EARTHINESS ————- JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., MINISTER OF CREATIVITY copyright 2015, CHRISTIAN ARTIST —————– To balance our extreme INTELLECTUALIZING required these days with concepts and computers, it feels good to go for a hike in nature and rub elbows with some granite rocks and sit on the earth. Bring along a female hiking companion for the … Continue reading

DRAMA

DRAMA ————- JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., MINISTER OF CREATIVITY copyright 2015, CHRISTIAN ARTIST —————– Drama exists on a hike in the mountains or looking at Lisa lying on her bed in a dark room with only a slit of the drapery open, illuminating her breasts, her side and a portion of one leg. We hiked together … Continue reading

SADDLE HIKE

SADDLE HIKE ————- JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., MINISTER OF CREATIVITY copyright 2015, CHRISTIAN ARTIST —————– Julietta was raised to worship the mountains, similar to the Bible’s verse to “look to the hills from whence cometh your strength.” She would run the trails along the foothills in the morning, filling her lungs with fresh air and stimulating … Continue reading