Installation / Worship Events
‘Peace on Earth’ Advent Spiral: cardboard cut out Marines vs. Heavenly Host projected onto an Army surplus parachute; Nativity vs. Toy Soldiers in sand spiral marked by barbed wire… 2009, St. Matt’s, Long Gully, Bendigo.
Advent Conspiracy: “You betta watch out, You better not cry… The Red Dragon from Revelation 12 is coming to town”… and turned the bapistry into a divine womb via bubblewrap and an ultrasound projection… Footscray & Bendigo, 2008.
WRUW4? ’07: What are You Waiting For? : interactive stations based installation for Advent 2007 including water pouring wreath, noose and manger, Jesus is on the couch, Christmas tree, peace candles in barbed wire…
Ripples in Time: Advent candle lighting and projections in water by Mark Pierson, Melbourne, 2004.
House of Bread: Poem with outback indigenous angle by Daniel O’Donovan.
My Top 3 Ideas for Knowing the Word This Christmas: Toward a Seedy Advent Spirituality
1: The Word is in the Stories on the Street: On Being a Sucker for Fairy Lights…
2. Pray to the Baby Jesus?: On Truth, Troth and Talladega Nights…
3. Gracious Giving: On whether we will have Enough of Christmas or a Christmas of Enough?…
b. Christmas Hospitality : On Giving and Receiving: Frankinsense, Foot Spas and Fridge Kids!
c. The Spirituality of Enough and a ‘Chronic’ Christmas Eve based on Sinead O’Connor’s song “Something Beautiful.”
d. Gratitude for Enough: On Whether To Give Your Child a Nintendo DS or a Stone