MYLINDA is a pastoral artist and trainer. Serving as a global consultant for Training Through Restorative Arts, she partners with IM colleagues, national church leadership and social change organizations to seek justice, healing and transformation through restorative art and creative expression. Compelled by Jesus’ prayer that the kingdom come on earth as it is in heaven, Mylinda creates spaces where servant leaders and those who do the hard work of rescue, relief and restoration can be nurtured and renewed. As sinner and saint, she sees beauty in broken places, wonder in wounded people and life in loving God and others.
When I was a child, I spoke like a child, I thought like a child, I reasoned like a child; when I became an adult, I
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This is the third installment of a three-part series of reflections on Playing in the Pain. By Mylinda Baits, PhD
Part of the spiritual and psychosocial healing work I am doing with restorative arts is connected with the organization