Craft of Preaching

Earth Day is Easter Monday

This coming April 22, 2019, is the fiftieth year of celebrating Earth Day, which began on April 22, 1970. As such it’s the Jubilee Year of Earth Day.

Not A Safe God

I am often asked, as I was this past Sunday at a church gathering, what is the one easiest step a Christian can take to care for creation. It was a “bite

What Are We Doing for Earth Day?

About a decade ago, while teaching an adult Sunday school class, I was pulled up short by this question from a teacher: “What is our church doing

Resurrection Community on Earth

Easter and post-Easter lectionary passages naturally dwell on resurrection and salvation, themes that Christians sometimes separate from earthly concerns.

Easter Green

In 1970, in the midst of the Vietnam War, when V-8 engines ruled, gas mileage was low, industrial pollution hovered over most American cities, the first

Do the Math

Environmental writer Bill McKibben has been working to bring climate change to the forefront of the U.S. agenda.

Immediately after Election Day 2012, he