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harold sikkema

love lavished

Harm not done is quite another thing from love lavished. "Do not harm your neighbour as you do not harm yourself?" But Paul's love definition, too has a negative side: It keeps no record of wrongs. It's balanced, in that it always protects,...

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New York

Miss statue waving her metal flame doggedly this first of March (whose weather Februarian remains) scorns this rusted, worn, graffiti-bearing bridge, sealed from its monstrosity by mist in simultaneous terms of physics; spirit; history. It is the same on either side of foggy separation this brand of liberty, which...

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visual theology

I create spiritually-themed images that fuse the qualities of traditional art with the freedom of digital media. My work addresses themes of language, time, seasonal change, cycles, and growth, as well as resurrection and redemption. Drawing from a Reformed theological...

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Tree

It's wonderful to reminisce over an old painting, and to look at it with fresh perception. I see this violent, searching, brooding, stubbornly-hopeful tree as a chapter in my own history where I learned much. The deep lessons of darker...

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There is a River

With a temperature in Ontario hovering around 20 degrees C below zero, there isn't much of anything flowing around here, unless it's natural gas towards the furnace. Flowing, however, happens abundantly, joyfully, in the pages of the Scriptures. Psalm 46:...

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Reflections over tea

These holiday weeks have been a wonderful time of reflection. And now I have come across a beautiful way to represent that calm. The green tea leaves were a Christmas gift, from my Chinese friend whose knowledge of medicines and...

These holiday weeks have bee...

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