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by Kendra Langdon Juskus, Managing Editor | Thoughts on this issue.
|Sprawling from Sea to Shining Sea: America’s need for a New Urbanism
by Drew Ward| How is a nation glutted with suburbs shaping us and the environment for the worse? How can we re-imagine where we live for the better?
|Earth in Art
by Jennifer Lynn Haas | God’s presence in creation, as seen through the eyes and expertise of an artist.
|The Global Dinner Table: How what we eat here impacts lives everywhere
by Tim Schubert | Bringing scripture to bear on the economic, environmental, and social landscapes of a “simple” little thing like food.
|Where We Live:
From Famine to Feast: The story of Anathoth Community Garden
by Fred Bahnson | After a deadly tragedy, one community turns a scene of bloodshed into a landscape of hope.
|The Flourishing Church:
Ecclesia Fights for Life on All Fronts
by Lindsey Howald Patton| The Ecclesia church community in Houston takes “green living” beyond trends and into truth.
Items of interest springing up around the creation care community.
|Toolshed: A Summer Guide to Canning Tomatoes
This step-by-step guide will help you savor summer’s brightest gems all year long.
|Film | Deep Down | The problems of coal mining come down from the mountains and into the daily lives of one embattled Appalachian town.
– reviewed by Anna Jane Joyner
|Film | Sweetgrass | A documentary of the fate the American West, Sweetgrass “brings you into the violence of creation on scopes both large and small.” — reviewed by Brian Watkins
|Here and In the Garden the Word Becomes Flesh by John Leax
The Last Page
|The Edge of Enough
by Tom Montgomery-Fate | “A worm bin seemed like a good way to learn something about what and how much we waste. At least that was the plan.” [Coming soon.]
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