About Us This site officially launched May 1, 2012.

inSpire is one of several projects being sponsored by Church Support Services, a research and development entity for creative ministry in the Pacific Union Conference. inSpire is a virtual and real community of Seventh-day Adventist members gifted in, and passionate about the creative arts who wish to share their ideas and creations in a collaborative way. Songwriting, drawing, painting, photography, sculpture, poetry, videography and more can be used in powerful ways to convey God's stories of hope and healing to our churches and surrounding communities.

This website represents an intentional effort to stimulate dialog and engagement in mission among Adventist creatives. As a church we need to celebrate the old and capture the new. 

It is time to risk and explore new ministry frontiers--for God's sake! We cannot use 19th century methods to reach 21st century people. Even in her day, Ellen White said: “Whatever may have been your former practice, it is not necessary to repeat it again and again in the same way. God would have new and untried methods followed. Break in upon the people – surprise them.” -- Manuscript 121, 1897 (Evangelism, p.125). We need fresh new music, art, photography, poetry to convey God's healing message of hope and coming deliverance. 

This project is possible because of a willingness on the part of many artists and musicians to share their stories, without which we would have nothing to say.

Check out images and music from previous inspire events.

Content Usage

Church Support Services is the research and development entity for ministry for the Pacific Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists ®. The contents of this site are intended for information and reference purposes only. The Pacific Union Conference is a non-profit religious organization that is registered with the state of California and affiliated with the North American Division of Seventh-day Adventists ®. Content Usage - The articles featured on this site belong to the designated authors or organizations listed. They may not be re-published or distributed without the author's permission.

Link Disclaimer - Due to the ever-changing nature of the web, you may come across links on this site that lead to content that we do not necessarily endorse. Please use your good judgement and discreation.

Photography - Photographs published on this site belong to the photographers who took them, or to photo image banks. Photographs may not be used without obtaining permission.

Artwork and Design - The graphics images used on this site may not be used without the consent of the designers who created them.

Music - Any music featured on this site may not be used without the consent of the songwriters and musicians.

User Support - Click here to get get answers to questions about how to use this site.

Videos - All videos shared on this site belong to the artists and producers who created them. Videos embedded from YouTube, Vimeo and other sites actually reside on their websites and are simply streamed to inSpire. Because they do not reside with inSpire such videos are subject to the limitations of the host sites from where they are being streamed.
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