So What’s the Big Deal with Plastic Water Bottles?

[Ed. note: This article is part of our series of weekly reflections, called Deep Down Things, published on Wednesdays.] by Jim Jewell There was a time not so very long ago when everyone seemed to be carrying around a plastic, disposable … [Read more...]

Bagging Plastic (and Paper!) with Your Own Reusable Bags

Pink plastic flamingoes with a plastic bag.

[Ed. note: This article is part of our series of weekly church activities, Cultivating Community, published on Thursdays] “Paper or plastic?” Those used to be our only choices at the grocery store checkout line. Fortunately, our … [Read more...]

Rethinking Your Drinking: The Story Behind Bottled Water

Bottled of water.

by Jonathan Merritt [Ed. note: This article is part of our series of weekly reflections, called Deep Down Things, published on Wednesdays.] Annie Leonard is at it again. The woman who brought us "The Story of Stuff" has released a new … [Read more...]