About Me

Life is about the journey

Let me tell you a little about myself, my name is Mark Condy; I was born in Scotland in the city of Edinburgh, on the 25th September 1970. I have had a love of Celtic Christian Spirituality from the first time I had the opportunity to visit Holy Island with a friend. (or Lindisfarne as it is also referred to). If you want further insight you can visit the following website and explore Lindisfarne.http://visitnorthumberland.com/holy-island ) or see the blog I created. I took a group to Holy Island the summer of 2019. This friend also taught me how to fold paper when cut after using a template,  when opened forms the shape of a Celtic Cross. I demonstrate this later on this page for you to see and if you desire to experience for yourself, to just have some fun. I have lived here Family Picture Sep 2017in the USA now for 15 years, having come to America as a Camp Counselor; this is where I met Susan, my wife. We were brought to the area of Dayton Ohio, after I completed my BA in Biblical and Evangelist Ministry at Cliff College, England. The completion of my studies allowed me to be accepted to continue my studies at United Theological Seminary in the USA, where I graduated in 2003 with an MA in religious communication. My Senior Showcase Project was a video called the Celtic Journey. From this point, I went on to ministry as an Associate Minister in Vandalia United Methodist church for 4 years.

I presently work Part-time as the Assistant Circulation Director at the Library of United Theological Seminary. This accommodates me helping with my sons Andrew and Prescot. I enjoy walking my oldest son, Andrew, to and from school and also pick my youngest son Prescot from his pre-school on a daily basis. My Part-time schedule at the Library helps me look after the needs of my family and gives me some time to focus on my writing.

I’m presently working on two books one fiction The Anam Cara, A Celtic Tale of Tobar’s Transformation. And on my second coloring book The Journey of the Celtic Cross. The cross designs are created within the canvas of a paper folded cross, and I give a basic intro to Celtic Christian Spirituality. I have self-published my first coloring book: The Journey of Coloring Pocket Size. The premise of this book was coloring but more than this to allow a person to come and rest a while, through the process of coloring and meditating on the scriptures and spiritual sayings and use the book to slow down and fill a desire for spiritual connection and belonging. Allowing the person the luxury of some peace in their life to draw near to God, experience a touch through A.R.T. This is my hope as the artist that people will have A Restorative Touch. I have a desire to write about spirituality and use my artistic gifts to help encourage a closer walk with the Lord, to enrich others and myself with a deeper understanding of the role we have to play in this world.

I do thank you for visiting my site and if you have any questions or input, don’t hesitate and contact me. arestorartivetouch@gmail.com

Mark Condy                                                                                                   Mark Condy Resume

The creator of Mark’s Treasury Of Celtic Christian Spirituality.

My latest creation October 2018

Marks CEltic Cross Love the Lord

I was given an ipod pro and ipencil and this has been the result.

My latest design work over lent in 2018 learning basic Celtic knotwork


Video from my Blog: The Heartbeat of God

 My designs on a productSnip20170607_27


My second Coloring Book


It is completed 🙂





I do find doodling within the paper cross very relaxing and therapeutic.

The Journey of Coloring

By Mark Condy


 Do you want to preview the book before purchasing a print copy? Here are 4 of the designs in PDF format. You are welcome to print them out and color for yourself.

My Book is on a Self-Publishing website at LuLu.com take a moment View this Author’s Spotlight

celtic heart

Circle design My Mark Condy

Come Holy Spirit you are welcome here

Creation inspires us to be co

With coloring and with life

Me, Mark Condy Making a Celtic Cross by folding paper

August 2015 Self Published My First Book

Celtic Cross folding instructions

Basic sheet of paper journal

path Cliff

Discover an ancient practice, a treasure forgotten.

The Anam Cara!

A Brief overview: for my book.

The Anam Cara, A Celtic Tale of Tobar’s Transformation.

We are all on a Journey or a pilgrimage, taking steps toward finding meaning for our lives; desiring to find a place of significance and our role in the world in which we live.

The character Tobar is a fellow pilgrim in search of that internal and physical healing, as the character discovers new areas or hidden qualities in his life. May we from Tobar’s example, observe and learn about the new treasures that have been hidden in our lives. Being revealed or illuminated by having an encounter with the Monarch of the Universe through Tobar.

This is one of the main quests of Tobar’s journey, to know and find answers for his life, and to be drawn closer to the one who made him and be of service to the Monarch of the Universe by becoming a Seer.

The aim or readership of this book is for anyone who desires to draw closer to the Universe holder, who is the one holding all things in place. The Monarch of the Universe knows every aspect of our lives, molding all things into fulfillment in accordance with the master plan; this we trust is being orchestrated on our behalf by the Monarch of the Universe.

There are times in life that the steps forward are uncertain, fear and doubt, bring frustration and hopelessness. Imagine the day you have conquered the thief who steals your potential. Who is this crook you may be asking? Fear is the thief that sows doubt, depression, and desperation. Take steps to see this thief imprisoned, no longer able to harm you. How is this possible? By being motivated toward success because of the support received from your Anam Cara.

AnamCara. https://markscelticchristianspirituality.com/2016/08/20/the-anam-cara/

mist covered mountain


Here is my Blog https://momentsofthesacred.wordpress.com/

Worship Resources


Mark Website


St Aidan Celtic Christian and the Aidan Way



Mark’s first website


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