Oak Hills Church has been incorporating performance artists into our services for a number of years now, an extension of the Art & Soul Gallery which hangs in our church lobby. Beyond the superficial "cool factor," there really is a theological and philosophical rationale undergirding this trend.
So I thought it would be helpful for those who have or are contemplating live painting to know the reasoning behind live painting. In other words: Why paint during a worship service?
Paint Kent CBsmNow that I've shared with you five reasons to incorporate live painting into your services, let me give you three quick reasons why you shouldn't:
Do you have other thoughts? Is your church incorporating performance artists, and if so, do you have substantive reasons why? Let me know your thoughts.