Realizing the presence, promise, and power of the Kingdom of God.

Bruce Van Patter

As a freelance illustrator, graphic recorder, and author, Bruce is on a lifelong journey to delight in the handiwork of the Creator. And he’s always ready for fellow travelers.


October 23, 2021

He is like a stern man taking a bow.

Church lessons

October 16, 2021

The building is old and simple and sadly beautiful.

The upward climb

October 11, 2021

What should I say the Christian life is like?

The great gap

October 07, 2021

Even broken, the bridge is impressive.

With you always

October 03, 2021

I’m camping solo, but I’m not alone.

Keeper of the keys

September 23, 2021

If any place would have what I’m seeking, this would be it.

False Loosestrife

September 19, 2021

I have never seen such a plant.

Making herself ready

September 09, 2021

All the beauty here drives the point home.

Taking up arms

September 09, 2021

This little building is where the plans went horribly wrong.

A wealth of knowledge

September 07, 2021

What's the next best thing to knowing an answer?


August 23, 2021

My compost bin is having way too much fun.

This is for you

August 19, 2021

I had another brainstorm yesterday.

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