Solastalgia: A form of homesickness one experiences when still at home. – Glenn Albrecht Solastalgia by Chris De Souza Solastalgia is a soundtrack for those caught up in a shifting / tearing / fleeting / healing sense of self, community and place. There is an ache beyond a hope for the good ol’ days to […]
Teleó (“consummation” in Ancient Greek) by Tundra Vole is a collection of songs written for the soundtrack of THE STORY video series including the b-side ‘‡ Brother’s Keeper (Ghost Town)‘. Teleó by Tundra Vole This is what Tundra Vole has to say on this melodic take on what it means to be human. “Waking […]
How to convey what we experienced together at GO Fest Sydney… Speaking for the organising team, over the last two years different ones of us have carried the ball in different ways, at different times. It all amounted to putting up an effort well past what we thought we had in us. We had to know it […]
When we first set foot in Australia in 2005, we expected to get some training in media and then head back home to be a part of mobilising a generation of young Canadians into cross-cultural missions. God had other ideas. As we sought direction for our next steps, Create Emerge was born, alongside a love for Australia. […]
In another post, I reflected on God’s faithfulness to us on our ‘sometimes blindfolded’ nomadic journey–a familiar journey to the writer of Hebrews who said, “By faith Abraham, when called to go to a place he would later receive as his inheritance, obeyed and went, even though he did not know where he was going.” […]
One of the foundations of our team is prayer and worship, so it’s no surprise that we’ve been deeply impacted and encouraged as individuals and as a community of ‘creative-types’ through music. Whether it’s on a sunrise beach run or an early morning airport run, music has always been a vehicle for transporting me to a higher place and […]
At the end of our 2012 Media2Go Film Fest, the audience was treated to an unexpected reading of ‘Cambodia: A Prayer for a Nation’, written and performed by John Thomson. His prayer was a fitting conclusion to an evening focused on a nation that has experienced so much turmoil and reminded us of God’s heart and dreams for the future of Cambodia.