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This soulful piece, composed by Nehemiah Luckett in response to Joel 2:3, produces a sound that is reminiscent of church choirs combined with Broadway.
Karen Swenholt’s sculpture explores the divergence of skepticism and faith, love and truth, those who belong to faith communities and those who have been hurt by them in response to Ezekiel 36:26.
Reminiscent of Ecclesiastes, this surreal play by Laura Pittenger dabbles in the absurd as it spins a new parable in response to Micah 3:1-12.
This audio play, written by Joe Hoover, and performed by Joe Hoover and Devon Caraway explores senseless loss and was created in response to Micah 2:1-2, 8-9.
This work of poet and Christian theologian Jerome Blanco holds the tension of devastation in the world with the promise of God’s restoration from Joel 3.
Iranian composer Niloufar Nourbakhsh explores the poles of love and hate and the paradoxical existence of prophecy from Joel 3:17.
Beginning with Joel 1 and then expanding to the entire book, poet GC Waldrep explores the divine act of artistically creating while addressing the book’s warnings of destruction in this stunning long poem.
Poet Lauren Russell explores heartbreak, despair, and the impossible as inspired by Psalm 22:20-21.
Aaron Beaumont shares his personal exploration and the importance of memory as he continues to develop his 2017 Artist in Residence project.