• Extensions,  Faith,  Guatemala,  Video

    Reparando, a Documentary Worth Sharing

    Tim and I had the opportunity to share a very meaningful documentary with a few people from our church this last week. Reparando (“repairing” in Spanish) is a story about the deep spiritual and physical needs in the largest slum in Guatemala City, and how God is at work repairing this brokenness through the love of Jesus in remarkable ways. The film begins by building the context of the deep poverty and gang violence found in the slum of La Limonada before unfolding stories of hope, joy and possibility. After the film ended, we processed together images and aspects that touched us the most. Many people gravitated to the story…

  • Extensions,  Faith,  Video

    Beauty to the Praise of God

    Tim and I had the privilege of hearing MAKOTO FUJIMURA at the Phoenix Art Museum this last Good Friday. Though he spoke with giftedness and authority on his craft as an artist, his love and passion for Jesus also exuded from every sentence. He is one who has entered into relationship with His Lord and Savior. He sees the Image of God imprinted in this world and imagines what it would have been if unmarred by the Fall and what it will be when restored on the last day. He calls our imaginations to do the same – to taste, experience and pursue beauty. Mako recently gave the commencement speech at…