vagrants, lovers, and thieves

A wanderer with no home. A person in love with another. One who steals without open force. These are the definitions of these words. Vagrants. Lovers. Thieves. At the core they are all people.  And in the artist they are all embodied. The drift one takes for creativity is a wandering. When it is found [...]

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the event

In Genesis 28 the narrative tells of Jacob. As he flees from his home and his brother, in a place of brokenness and fear we are told: “When he reached A CERTAIN PLACE, he stopped for the night because the sun had set. Taking one of the stones there, he put it under his head [...]

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location

Hocking Hills, Ohio, is a place of beauty and seclusion. Featuring cliffs, gorges, waterfalls, and beautiful forests, it is a place of wonder. Hocking Hills is about 45 minutes south of Columbus on Rt. 33. Final lodging arrangements for the weekend will be announced soon. For more information regarding Hocking Hills, click below: Official Visitors [...]

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faq

1 – What is this thing? A Certain Place is a mini-conference. It is a conversation. It is a gathering of creative hearts and minds seeking commonality. It is beginning this year with a vision for the future–a collaborative community believing creativity and faith go hand in hand. We will spend two and a half [...]

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