Tagged: creation care

Sabbath and God’s Creation

Editor’s Note: For the month of August, ESA will be taking sabbath hours for half the day every Friday. As we strive to incorporate the rhythms of rest into our work, we’ll be making...

All Creation Praises God

Canticle of the Sun by St. Francis of Assisi Most high, all powerful, all good Lord! All praise is Yours, all glory, all honor, and all blessing. To You, alone, Most High, do they...

Environmental Racism

By Miguel De La Torre We are called by God to be good stewards of the earth. Unfortunately, racism gets in the way. Environmental racism, defined as the link between the degradation of the environment and...

No Boom without Bust

Against Enormous Odds, an Activist Fights Fracking in His Hometown by Aaron Foltz In many ways Williamsport, Pa., (pop. 29,304) is the perfect American city. Nestled into a river valley, it’s the town where...

The Next Best Time

By Kristyn Komarnicki The history of our planet is one of abundance and beauty, of life and goodness. While there is also war and disease, pollution and decay, God’s dream for us is clearly...

Boys and Friends of the Congolese Earth

By Rita Chapman Every summer vacation at Kikongo, packs of bored little boys run through the grasslands and forests, looking for ways to amuse themselves. Their days are filled setting traps for rats, birds,...

Why Should Christians Care About Animals?

by Sarah Withrow King Post originally written for CreatureKind and reprinted here with permission.  God does. God’s care of and provision for creation is clear from the opening verses of the Bible to the...

Pray Ceaselessly and Eat Justly

Eating Our Environmentalism at Every Meal by Bruce Friedrich “God has showed you, O human, what is good. And what does the Lord require of you? Only that you act justly, love mercy, and...

Closing the Gender Gap in Tanzania

Plant With Purpose trains entrepreneurial women farmers by Heather Tomlinson Poking around my small backyard vegetable garden, I tire quickly, and the fruits of my work are scanty. Yet on a recent trip to...