Month: April 2020


Creative Energies


“Satori”  a painting let for this use by the artist - oil on canvas painted by Rob Schouten. © Rob Schouten www.robschoutengallery.com   We humans are watching a lot these days. We are watching the world from our nose-smudged windows.  We are watching the people and pets with whom we...

Irresistible Divinity- An Easter Meditation on art by Rob Schouten


"The Irresistible Regeneration of Peace" - oil on canvas painted by Rob Schouten. © Rob Schouten www.robschoutengallery.com In these days away from our sanctuaries and parish halls, we are beginning to see each other differently.  We are welcoming light as Spring springs forth.  We are becoming more comfortable with uncertainty -...

The Gift of Uncertainty


“Coming Home”  - oil on canvas painted by Rob Schouten. © Rob Schouten www.robschoutengallery.com We are not afraid of hospitals, coughs, pink-slips or fevers.  We are afraid of horizons. Fears of illness or financial collapse are less terrifying than the fears we hold around uncertainty and its inherent vulnerability.  It...