Why We Must Take Care of Our Blessings

Why We Must Take Care of Our Blessings

There are multiple reports that parts of world are in deep water – and before you say that it doesn’t apply to you, keep reading. Climate change is a global concern; consequently, it will affect us all eventually. A monsoon in Pakistan killed more than 1,100 people,...
Climate Change Is Exacerbating Pathogenic Disease

Climate Change Is Exacerbating Pathogenic Disease

Pathogenic diseases that impact humans are being exacerbated by climate change, according to a paper published in Nature Climate Change on Aug. 15. Of the 375 infectious diseases studied, greenhouse gas emission heightened the negative impacts of 58% (218) of the...
Creation Care and Seeking the Welfare of the City

Creation Care and Seeking the Welfare of the City

God set forth a difficult task for the Hebrew people in Jeremiah 29:5-7: “Build houses and live in them; plant gardens and eat what they produce. Take wives and have sons and daughters … seek the welfare of the city” (NRSV). Why is this a challenging and extraordinary...