The Author

Thomas Terry is the founder and proprietor of Humble Beast, a record label and ministry in Portland, Oregon. As a spoken-word artist and a member of Beautiful Eulogy, he seeks to bring creativity and theology together to glorify the Lord who created them both. Thomas lives with his wife, Heather, and two boys, Tobin and Kuyper, and serves as an elder at Trinity Church Portland. You can follow him on Twitter and find his words and music at

Is Marijuana Ever Okay for Christians?

Pastors Joshua Ryan Butler and Thomas Terry explain reasons why using marijuana—even if it’s legal—is unwise for Christians.

How Can the Arts Aid in Evangelism?

In this video, Thomas Terry explains how people approach

Where Are All the Successful Christian Artists?

Thomas Terry addresses the challenge of compromise in the

Is the Church Where Creativity Goes to Die?

In this podcast, Thomas Terry and Ryan Lister talk

Why the New Creation Matters to Your Creativity

Without a future hope, our creativity quickly becomes shortsighted