Tim Keller on Christians and the Arts

July 24, 2009

In our world today, it does not seem that Christians are intensely and purposefully engaged in the arts. Tim Keller, a pastor of a large church in Manhatten, has spent years creating an environment within his church that encourages creativity and pushes the members to become patrons of the arts. Check out his article titled "Are You a Patron?" It is an incredible resource for those ready to question their involvement in literature, dance, music, theatre, and other forms of art.


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