In Exodus 31, artisans were filled with the Spirit- this is the first mention of anyone experiencing this. Intimacy with God fueled their creativity and gifts. Their skill was needed in order to build the means in which God met with people. God today still desires to fill artisans with His Spirit so many can encounter Him through what they create.
The term “Renaissance” is French for rebirth. In history, this period followed the Middle Ages and spurred a great revival in many ways. This historical time is known for it’s great creative achievements as well. Creatives such as Michaelangelo, da Vinci, Raphael, Byrd and Montiverdi did their finest work in this era. For many of them, spirituality/religion … More Why We Need a Creative Renaissance