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Creation Care

Noah: Not Your Garden-Variety Religious Response

Anna Clark | Posted 04.08.2014 | Religion
Anna Clark

We need deeper, more honest conversations if we are going to mobilize Americans toward an environmental ethos. "Noah" will not make a believer out of an environmentalist, or an environmentalist out of a believer.

Cold as Hell: The Chilling Effect of Global Warming

Rev. Dr. Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite | Posted 03.07.2014 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite

Hell is normally depicted as a "lake of fire," as in Revelation 20:10. This week in the Midwest, however, Hell is likely to look more like lakes of ice, as dangerous cold from a polar vortex.

When Will We Choose To Live More Simply?

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion
Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

To restore the planet we need a spiritual worldview, which brings frugality and simplicity, humility and respect. We must be aware of the impact of our actions on all of creation.

24/6: The Sanctity Of Stop Day

Anna Clark | Posted 03.13.2013 | Religion
Anna Clark

A recovering productivity junkie, I've only begun learning how to slow down my pace long enough to rest on the Sabbath. But time is sacred. So, for at least one day a week, I try to bask in the peace that God promises.

Heroes of the Planet

Doug Demeo | Posted 01.21.2013 | Green
Doug Demeo

A new sense of appreciation in humbled relationship with nature can spread like wildfire, and help us build an ecological foundation for life and prosperity, hundreds, even thousands of years into the future.

Congregations Go For 'Creation Care' One Barrel At A Time

Posted 10.19.2011 | Religion

By Lauren Markoe Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) It was the time in pre-marriage counseling when the groom has to leave so the priest and t...

Green News Report: January 6, 2011 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: The new m...

It Takes A Movement: The Next Steps

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Jim Wallis

Neither the left nor the right has the answers to our most pressing problems, though each will continue to say that it does. So we have to focus on the spiritual and moral values that bring us together.

Tree Droppings

Valerie Tarico | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Valerie Tarico

I spent an hour cleaning gutters and sweeping tree droppings off our roof this morning, scowling up at the offending tree. I choose this purpose, to be steward of this tree.

Becoming a Born-Again Believer in Caring for the Environment

Tri Robinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Tri Robinson

As a committed student and Bible teacher I have read and taught the story of the flood numerous times, always seeing it the same way until one morning in 2005.