A Day of Prayer for Creation

Take a minute of quiet with this beautiful call to praise the Creator on the National Day of Prayer for Creation.

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Book | The Food of a Younger Land by Mark Kurlansky

Squirrel pie, mullet salad, geoducks, and prairie oysters: what America has lost and gained in the evolution of its culinary customs.

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Cultivating Community: Bike-to-Church Day

National Bike-to-Work Day is this Friday. But when is Bike-to-Church Day?

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Conserving Soil and Building Economies in Haiti

Flourish’s president returns from a trip to Haiti with some good news about how the country is reviving and how you are helping it.

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The Flourishing Church: Transforming a Church Yard, One Blade of Grass at a Time

Our goal is to slowly remake our landscape from one of suburban conformity to one that is God-glorifying and provides food for many different kinds of creatures, including humans.

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The Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Tragedy: How Your Church Can Help!

[Ed. note: This article is part of our series of weekly church activities, Cultivating Community, published on Thursdays] The Exxon Valdez oil spill of 1989 thrust creation’s vulnerability into the spotlight for many of us for the first time. Yet, over 20 years later, that vulnerability shocks us again as we witness the unfolding of [...]

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The Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Creation Care

[Ed. note: This article is part of our series of weekly reflections, called Deep Down Things, published on Wednesdays.] By Russell Moore As I type this, I am looking out at the Gulf of Mexico. You could have seen a similar sight out the window of the hospital where I was born, just a few [...]

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Sprouts: Items of interest springing up in the creation care community

The National Day of Prayer for Creation; young evangelicals in creation care; and the environmental issue that’s been on everybody’s mind in this edition of Sprouts from Flourish magazine.

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Wash Those Cars and Keep Creation Clean, Too

Did you know that the most environmentally friendly car wash is a professional one? Still, it is possible to wash your car on your own in a conscientious way. Here’s how …

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Children, Animals, and the Imago Dei

Caring for creation and learning about it are both fundamental not only to our identity as Christians, but to our identity as humans. And who does it best? Kids!

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A Rocha Summer 2010 Creation Care Institute

Far from your average conference, the upcoming A Rocha Summer 2010 Creation Care Institute will get your feet wet and your hands dirty–literally!

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Celebrate Arbor Day by Planting Trees at Church

Arbor Day is tomorrow, and here are some suggestions for planting some of God’s most beautiful creatures–trees!–as a church family.

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Who’s to Blame for the Continuing Tragedy in Coal Country?

“The valley of the shadow of death. So describes an Appalachian coal community.” Is anyone absolved from guilt?

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Book | Eating Animals by Jonathan Safran Foer

An award-winning fiction author goes one-on-one with the animals that end up on our plates, and asks how a different way of eating might change not just their lives, but ours, too.

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