Author: Rinnie Orr

Greetings! My name is Rinnie. Welcome to my website. I am a Christian, an artist, a writer of meditations, and a spiritual practitioner of hospitality. I’m happy to meet you and hope you will enjoy my writings and art. Thank you for joining me on this journey.

Breaking through “Artist Block”

Has your inspiration for creating art run dry? At some point or another in your artistic life, you may have…

“Simply Pray”: A Lenten Reflection

Image by claudia martinez from Pixabay  “Here’s what I want you to do: Find a quiet, secluded place so you won’t be tempted…

Get the inside right! A strategy for a messy mind

“You’re blessed when you get your inside world—your mind and heart—put right. Then you can see God in the outside…

Shine Your God-Colors

You’re here to be light, bringing out the God-colors in the world. God is not a secret to be kept. We’re going…

Finding Your Five

“You’re blessed when you’re content with just who you are—no more, no less. That’s the moment you find yourselves proud…

“A Celebration of Violet”: Gaining Confidence in Your Own Artistic Process

Trust in yourself – trust in your voice – trust in your truth – and don’t let naysayers and absolutists define what your own artistic process and experience.

Finding Balance (and Rest)

Yesterday, I was asked “Did you paint this weekend?” by a couple of older, white male friends of mine. When…

“Happy Accidents”

It’s a warm morning, like most of our mornings in Durham this winter. (I’m still not getting around to wearing…