July 2010, Mentoring Group Letter

by Geoff Hall on July 30, 2010

METANOIADear Mentoring Group,Art, first and foremost is a spiritual discipline.  If our desire is to create an art which transcends the materialism of our day, then we need to take this to heart.  The word didn’t stay as the word, (…)

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‘The Meeting Place’ Exhibition by Joy Wolfenden Brown

by Geoff Hall on July 27, 2010

Barry and I came across this lovely gallery in St Ives, the home of some jolly good art! The finishing touches were just being put to a new exhibition,  ‘The Meeting Place’, a collection of paintings by Joy Wolfenden Brown. (…)

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Geoff’s Holiday Crib!!

by Geoff Hall on July 27, 2010

My…erm, crib! Barry providing an evening’s entertainment!

Geoff’s Holiday Pics – The Chapel

by Geoff Hall on July 27, 2010

Penponds Chapel Inside tells its own story

Geoff is on Holiday

by Geoff Hall on July 16, 2010

Travelling on a Honda Goldwing! Hi Everyone, I’m away from 19th July till Saturday 24th.  I’m travelling on the back of this wonderful Goldwing owned by Barry Dunnage.  This is my first roadmovie kinda trip and my very first on (…)

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Donald Miller Podcast

by Geoff Hall on July 15, 2010

Hi, Here’s a Donald Miller (Blue Like Jazz) Podcast from iTunes.  Check out his talk on life and storytelling.  (He’s number 18 on the list.) Inspirational stuff! Peace, Geoffx

Translating the Invisible Wind – Part Eleven

by Geoff Hall on July 15, 2010

Art of Perception.‘We only can know the ‘actual’ by contrasting it or likening it to the ‘imaginable’.  (Hayden White, ‘The Tropics of Discourse’, Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1978. p98.) The Parables come to mind.  Jesus doesn’t preach, he tells (…)

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Translating the Invisible Wind – Part Ten

by Geoff Hall on July 8, 2010

A response to despair – the language of lament  Brueggemann – the language of lament is powerful“The task of the prophetic imagination…is to cut through the despair and to penetrate the dissatisfied coping that seems to have no end or (…)

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Across the Arno – May 2009

by Geoff Hall on July 7, 2010

Bristol Artisan Event

by Geoff Hall on July 5, 2010

Hi, This Tuesday (6th July) is the last Artisan Event before the summer break. We are meeting at the Watershed Media Centre at 7pm for food and then will be starting on the serious stuff at 8pm till 9:30pm. We (…)

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