NEW MEXICO

NEW MEXICO ——– JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, copyright 2013 —— (Emotions “were” stronger within life and the Church in New Mexico, the spiritual was real and the body of the church and the people were the same, both were sculptural and both eroded away with time, but the human body was … Continue reading

“DEJA VU,” TEAR IN TIME, IS BACK

  “Deja vu,” TEAR IN TIME, IS BACK ——   JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, copyright 2013 ——   The strange thing about “Deja vu” is when you first see the image in your mind, you’re not aware of it being anything out of the ordinary. You just think that you imagined … Continue reading

SOCORRO, N.M. CHURCH

SOCORRO, N.M., CHURCH —— JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, copyright 2013 —— This Church was designed by the exactness of a draftsman with geometric precision, although the worshipers came with spiritual passion, In the hopes that God and the Church would be a lasting bastion, against evil and enabling them to find … Continue reading

ZUNI PUEBLO

ZUNI PUEBLO —— JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, copyright 2013 —— The Conquistadors came through Zuni Pueblo seeking for the seven cities of gold, bringing with them religion and the commitment to take the souls and remould, them into Christians that would cough up their gold, and be slaves to build grand stone … Continue reading

AMY’S FLOWERS

  AMY’S FLOWERS ——   JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, copyright 2013 ——   SECLUDED ADOBE HOUSE – PART 3 I felt so sorry for Amy and her need for so many things including loving human contact. I could’t help her much, but since she loved painting watercolors of flowers, I bought … Continue reading

SIMPLICITY

  SIMPLICITY —-   JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, copyright 2013 ——   We all have simplicity within our souls as when we were in the Garden of Eden, but creation is complete, which means the potential for good and evil exists and the choice of all to sin, which removes the … Continue reading

INACCURATE REFLECTION

  INACCURATE REFLECTION —–   JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, copyright 2013 ——   I don’t know how many people have noticed that the world, especially Hollywood, doesn’t give a very accurate reflection of the true spiritual Church. The Church does open itself up for critical humor by not following the teachings … Continue reading

ON THAT DAY…

ON THAT DAY —-   JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, copyright 2013 ————   On that day when the church is turned upside down and inside out, the sky will turn colors never seen before, as people shout, the dirt will be as water under the feet as they walk about, wondering … Continue reading

INTIMATE PERSPECTIVE

  INTIMATE PERSPECTIVE ——-   JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, copyright 2013 ——   Intimacy has to do with closeness. What is the closest desire to your heart, mind or soul? They are probably different because needs and desires come from sometimes opposing places. Present physical needs sees the spiritual in the … Continue reading

PIERCING THE SPIRITUAL

  PIERCING THE SPIRITUAL ————-   JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, copyright 2013 —————-   When my wife and I climbed the mountains in New Mexico it was mainly simply hiking uphill through trees, brush and cactus, but there were many times when rock cliffs had to be maneuvered. I would find … Continue reading