Flourish in Florida Times-Union

Jeff Brumley of the Florida Times-Union highlighted Flourish and the Church's growing awareness of creation care responsibilities in an article on Friday. The article quotes Flourish co-founder and CEO Jim Jewell: "I think we are going to see … [Read more...]

Serving Hands for a Fallen Creation


Earth Day, while a secular holiday, presents Christians with the opportunity to stop and consider God's creation--and our responsibility to care for it--in new ways. It also invites us to share the good news of God's love, delight, and redemption … [Read more...]

Glenn Lucke of Common Grounds interviews Flourish’s Rusty Pritchard


This interview with Flourish's co-founder and president, Rusty Pritchard, was conducted by Glenn Lucke and appears on Common Grounds Online. ---------------- GL: What is Flourish? RP: Flourish is a new collaborative ministry that helps … [Read more...]

ENERGY STAR for Congregations 2009 Awards


If your congregation has already made it a priority to integrate the principles of creation care into the building and management of its facilities, it may be eligible to win an ENERGY STARĀ® for Congregations 2009 Award. The 2009 ENERGY STAR … [Read more...]

The Heart of Creation Care

In cold weather, I find myself staying indoors more and getting somewhat philosophical. I find myself asking questions. Questions like, what were we made to do? … [Read more...]

Clean Clothes, Clear Conscience

Awkwardly stringing a clothesline between a maple tree, the corner of the garage, and the basketball hoop, this year I finally declared independence from the clothes dryer. In our summer's move from inner-city D.C. to the Chicago suburbs, visions of … [Read more...]