Holy Heretic Devotional – Jan. 17, 2017-Sheros and Heroes

pobre-venadito-600x445

HOLY HERETIC DEVOTIONAL – JAN. 18, 2017 – SHEROES & HEROES: ARTISTS

Compiled by Mercy Junction Justice and Peace Center Pastor Brian Merritt

I am not sick. I am broken. But I am happy to be alive as long as I can paint. Frieda Kahlo

Frida Kahlo was a Mexican artist who has become a feminist icon. Her marriage to the Marxist painter Diego Rivera was filled with tumultuous. Often painting about her physical pain her art is visceral, surreal and autobiographical. Her art has become ubiquitous on calendars, cards and mugs throughout the United States.

Today’s Action: Write down something that has caused you pain. It can be physical or mental. Then attempt to write down how this pain has transformed your outlook on the world.

Today’s Sharing: If you can, share with us at the Holy Heretic Facebook Page at facebook.com/holyhereticzine.

** Don’t forget your gratitude journal at the back of your print edition of HolyHeretic!

To learn more about becoming a member of the Fellowship of Heretics and receiving our print daily devotional guide each month, visit http://www.mercyjunction.org/fellowship-of-heretics

aring:

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s