Mission, disability and creativity

Emma Major reflects on the interplay between mission, disability and creativity, from within her lived experience as an artist and church leader.

Just Imagine – Afrofuturism

Lusa Nsenga-Ngoy, BAME mission and ministry enabler for Leicester Diocese, talks of imagination as a desire to live in a transformed world.

Just Imagine – highlights part 2

"Break the rules!" Highlights from the Just Imagine series of webinars hosted by Jonny Baker and friends in January 2021.

Video: Agony births reality

Autoethnographic video by CMS Pioneer MA student, Katy Partridge, exploring chaos as the start of new creation.

Audio: the outrageous light of this world

In this podcast interview Chris Duffett talks to Camilla Lloyd about art and mission.

Video: Socially engaged art with Lou Baker

Artist Lou Baker explores mutual creativity and relational creation between the artist and the recipient.

Video: “God is a creative God”

Rev. Sarah Flashman explores how creativity can be a powerful tool in helping people to explore their own spirituality.

The televisual art and theology of online worship

Priest and broadcaster Martin Poole explains how worship in a pandemic is a “both/and” experience for the church’s gathered, yet dispersed, body.

The art of anger

Theatre practitioner Rachel Griffiths explains how socially engaged artists can provide a space for righteous anger to be expressed.

The doors that the arts open

Shannon Hopkins asks questions about the role of creativity and art in a post-Christendom society.

It’s a new day

Chris Duffett explains art's vital role in revealing big theological truths in simple, accessible ways.

The empty pool

What truths are revealed when we prayerfully engage with a particular place? Ian Adams explores how art and theological reflection collide in persistent presence.