Morgan Weistling - The Image of Christ Hardcover
"From the Back Cover [Jesus] said, ""I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life."" John 8;12 Here for the first time in book form are award-winning artist Morgan Weistling's stunning images of Christ-the Way, the Truth, and the Life-combined with classic literature and poetry. Find encouragement and inspiration through Weistling's rich, luminous artwork, chronicling the events of Christ's life as well as God's love made manifest through the simple acts of ordinary people. Carefully chosen words penned by respected writers such as Thomas Ã Kempis, Charles Haddon Spurgeon, Charles Wesley, and Robert Browning are woven among the exquisite images to present an unparalleled tapestry of Christ's love. About the Author Morgan Weistling enjoyed a notable career in the entertainment industry, designing movie posters and originating art for pinball machines, collector plates, and covers for magazines, books, CDs, and video games. After turning to fine gallery art, he found himself unable to keep up with collector demand. Weistling lives in California."
For the first time, award-winning artist Morgan Weistling's luminous images of Christ and his love are combined with classic poetry and literary selections in an exquisite gift volume that is sure to have wide appeal. Featuring some of Weistling's best inspirational work, The Image of Christ reveals Christ working in his time and in ours. Weistling's inimitable brush strokes chronicle Christ's life in ways that engage the imaginations of all who view them. He also portrays Christ's image as shown in the lives of people involved in simple, ordinary tasks-a child in prayer or a craftsman at work. The rich artwork is matched with thoughtfully chosen words penned by masters of the faith such as Thomas Ã Kempis, Charles Spurgeon, Charles Wesley, and Robert Browning. For personal inspiration or given as a gift, The Image of Christ will enable readers to reacquaint themselves with the greatest life ever lived. Those who appreciate fine art, classic literary wisdom, and poetry will find this the perfect book for all occasions.