Look Back | Christians and the Creation

Look Back | Christians and the Creation

Editor’s note: “Look Back” is a series designed to highlight articles from the Good Faith Media archives that remain relevant or historically interesting. If you have an article from our archives that you’d like us to consider including in this series, please email...
Who’s Got the Power?

Who’s Got the Power?

We’re sitting on the upper deck of the Crab’s Claw in Atlantic Beach, enjoying the salty breeze, and sweating. It’s November, and it’s 82 degrees. An obnoxiously busy October left Susan and I both yearning for respite, so we made an uncharacteristically impromptu...
The Stubborn Witness of a Spider

The Stubborn Witness of a Spider

I bumped into one of my sisters this morning. To be more precise, I actually crashed right into her. Did she experience our collision as a disorienting disruption, dizzyingly turning in the wind as her world came undone? Or was it just one more tear she would have to...
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...