Going Offline for Goodness’ Sake

Unplugged black cord.

by Kristyn Komarnicki [Ed. note: This article is part of our series of weekly reflections, called Deep Down Things, published on Wednesdays.] This summer I flew to Toronto to see some old friends. In an act of the will that required great … [Read more...]

Quotable Creation Care: Jan Richardson on What is to Come

Silhouette of a man waiting under a tree.

The season of Advent means there is something on the horizon the likes of which we have never seen before. It is not possible to keep it from coming, because it will. … [Read more...]

Quotable Creation Care: Abraham Joshua Heschel on the Sabbath that Sustains

A cat asleep on a couch.

All our life should be a pilgrimage to the seventh day; the thought and appreciation of what this day may bring to us should be ever present in our minds. For the Sabbath is the counterpoint of living; … [Read more...]

Quotable Creation Care: William Wilberforce’s Sabbath Perspective

Tallgrass prairie and blue sky.

Blessed be God for the day of rest and religious occupation wherein earthly things assume their true size. - William Wilberforce, from his journal … [Read more...]

The Forgotten Pollution

Branches against stars in the night sky.

by Matthew Sleeth [Ed. note: This article is part of our series of weekly reflections, called Deep Down Things, published on Wednesdays.] As an emergency room physician, I often worked 24-hour shifts. Emergency room doctors are not … [Read more...]