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"When Michael Card speaks on Christian creativity, the world listens. I think they listen first because he is a Christian whose faith is his reason to be. I think they listen next because he is creative. In every sentence he writes, his appetite for beauty devours his soul and leaves the rest of us hungry to acquire his taste. I think I personally admire him because he lives in that Promethean torture chamber where mediocrity is offensive and excellence exceeds the grasp. Yet it is his reaching toward aesthetic wonders that refreshes us with a widening vision of Christ. Then having caught the greater view of things, he generously passes the vision forward to us all." Calvin Miller, author of The Singer Trilogy
"This book reached my heart as few others. Every artist (which means every Christian) needs to meditate on Michael Card's message, not just read, but ponder, reflect, pray. The result will be a thrilling release of the Spirit from depths you hadn't before realized were there. At least, that's what happened in me." Larry Crabb, author of Inside Out
"Countless books circulate on what it means to be 'creative,' on what 'art' is; relatively few are written from a distinctively Christian perspective. There cannot be many more qualified than Michael Card to fill this glaring gap. Here we learn, powerfully, that creativity, rightly conceived, is a response to God: it is worship. To his own evocative reflections Michael Card appends the musing of several other Christian artists and critics. This is a book to be cherished and savored." D. A. Carson, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
I have never thought of the talents the Lord has given in this light. I'm certainly not the deep thinker Michael Card is but he gave me a whole new aspect of one's talents in... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Snailhead
Great book full of anointing and wisdom. Card's done it once again . Bless all those who read it. ;-)Published 8 months ago by Joseph Bowens
When we come to understand how Jesus is drawing us into an ever deepening and vibrant relationship with Him, only then willI come to appreciate what God is doing through whatever... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Bob B.
Used this book for a college class. I enjoyed every minute of reading. I would recommend it for anyone. Thanks!Published 13 months ago by Cory Perkins
I chose this book to do a Bible study on creativity and worship. It is very thought provoking and helps me to see things with a different perspective. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Anne
Thoughtful, provocative--a soul-song from the author to his Savior artfully illumined under his poet's quill. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Sophia