Your Soul Needs the Wild

Cascade Mountains in Oregon.

by Peter Illyn [Ed. note: This article is part of our series of weekly reflections, called Deep Down Things, published on Wednesdays.] This week I went on a short writing/camping retreat on the dry side of the Cascade Mountains, into the … [Read more...]

Quotable Creation Care: N.T. Wright on Cultivation vs. Force

Nicaraguan church with overgrown rooftop.

The creation stories in Genesis 1 and 2, some of the most profound and evocative stories ever written, certainly don’t envisage humans tyrannizing creation.  Try doing that to a garden, … [Read more...]

Film | Sweetgrass

Reviewed by Brian Watkins Flourish magazine, Summer 2010   Whether unashamedly biased or covertly slanted, American documentaries are generally so politically charged that we’ve become accustomed to asking, “How much of it was … [Read more...]