What we're about
This meetup group is inspired by the enthusiasm of a little girl who once drew a "picture of God" without any of the typical adult inhibitions.
Her story appears in the following TED talk by Ken Robinson: How schools kill creativity (2006)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iG9CE55wbtY&feature=yo... (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iG9CE55wbtY&feature=youtu.be&t=3m44s) (30secs)
We encourage people to re-think, re-imagine, re-envision, re-create who or what God is.
Unless we do the work that this little girl was doing, we will never know the answer to that question, not even "in a glass darkly".
If you find "God" to be a bit formidable, contemplate this nice little poem from Leonard Cohen:
It is so much fun
to believe in G-d
You must try it sometime
Try it now
and find out whether
G-d wants you
to believe in Him
~ Leonard Cohen, Book of Longing, 2006, p49.
other quotes (https://www.meetup.com/r-e-c-r-e-a-t-i-n-g-g-o-d/pages/19668578/quotes)
Our banner and logo are extracted from the following artwork: Lee Krasner, Untitled, 1948 (http://www.sewweekly.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/jm-aa_08_05.jpg).
The background image is from Joan Miró: The Poetess, 1940.