Makoto Fujimura on a Theology of Making

Culture Care 2019

“There’s some power in how we can narrate our future. But we have to be willing to embrace our brokenness.”

+ Makoto Fujimura meditates on the psalms and the sacredness of materiality.

A Kintsugi Bowl

“The kintsugi bowl is far more valuable than it was before it was broken.”

+ Makoto Fujimura describes the Japanese art of kintsugi and the value that arises in being mended and renewed.

+ Makoto Fujimura reflects on the weight of trauma and the necessity of accepting our brokenness in the movement towards hope and joy.

+ Makoto Fujimura speaks on human imagination and God’s invitation to participate in new creation.