…and God created the heavens and the earth.
Creation as many see it demands a creator, someone who took the time to create everything in the world including the world. Let there be light, and there was light. Let the waters part so that there is solid ground and it was done. He created the birds in the sky, the fish in the sea and every living and breathing creature. At the center of all of that is creativity. There has to be!
If we were created in the image and likeness of God and based on his creations we see creativity then we must conclude that we should also be creative.
Below is a great article on why your creativity matters to Christ.
Our creativity needs Jesus. When we answer the “why” of creativity selfishly, we get into trouble. But when we let God answer it, our creativity is put in its right place. Christ reframes all of our existence—including our creativity—when he states with elegant simplicity: “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and…