Wasting Nothing: A Baptist Church Finds a Winning Solution to High Energy Costs

By Kendra Langdon Juskus Flourish magazine, Spring 2011 Energy was not a particularly important concern when a congregation of 18 people founded First Baptist Church (FBC) Orlando in 1871. But since then, the church has expanded … [Read more...]

Building Energy Efficiency into Church

Sun rays shining between trees and clouds.

[Ed. note: This article is part of our weekly series of church activities, called Cultivating Community, published on Thursdays.] So let's just say that, according to last week's article on doing energy audits at church, you congregation … [Read more...]

The Paradox of Efficiency

Close-up of a compact flourescent light bulb.

by Rusty Pritchard [Ed. note: This article is part of our series of weekly reflections, called Deep Down Things, published on Wednesdays.] The advent of more efficient electric lights ought to be hailed as a great step forward for … [Read more...]