A space of my own has been a dream for my whole life. Not just any space, but a peaceful, joyful, beautiful, feminine, creative and holy space! Maybe you can relate?
A part of me realizes that this is my inner desire for Heaven – an ache that is ever present. That niggling feeling that says, “There is more.” Sometimes this feeling is more pronounced. Other times it is just a whisper in my heart and soul. Nonetheless it is always there, waiting for me.
This art space is part of my solution to the way Jesus taught us to pray: On Earth as it is in Heaven…
Through the years I have carved out corners, closets, cubbies, tables, rooms, decks, porches, lawns and patios as a private retreat space. As an art space. As a breathing space. As a quiet space to meet with God.
This year, thanks largely to my husband, I have designed – prayed over – and am now using “The Upper Room.” A space of my own!
Of course it is an evolving space – just as I am evolving – ever growing – in my walk with Jesus and my creative endeavors.
So – If you haven’t seen me lately…I’m hanging out in the Upper Room with Jesus!
Soon to follow: More photos and Upper Room Creations!
Thanks for letting me share! Be blessed!
Beautiful, Barb. What a treasure. Now when I drive by, I’ll imagine you there. 🙂 Blessings!
I can soooo relate! Always carving or claiming sacred space for my being, for who I am and what I am creating with words, cloth, or just thoughts. Your space and you are lovely, Barb. Thank you for sharing
Thanks Karen – I so see you as Creative!