• Victoria Monet

Slowing Down to See Art & Beauty

Updated: Aug 9, 2019

Art and beauty speak to the deep, immaterial parts of who we are.

Paintings whisper into our heart.

Song lyrics haunt our soul.

The swaying palm tree resonates with our spirit.

Art and beauty do something spiritual.

They shape and form us.


But like Moses with the burning bush, we must stop to behold the glory before us.

We cannot zoom by at a 75-mile-per-hour pace and expect to catch the faint glimmer in our rearview mirror. We have to put the car in park and take a walk to see and listen to the beauty around us. Only then will art and beauty have their intended—impractical but transformational—effect on us.

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At heart, I'm a poet and theologian. I want to meet others in the space of words where, together, we can dig deeper to see the layers of God's attributes in our experiences. Thank you for joining me on this journey as we venture to see the beauty of God in the world around us. 

 

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