Those who study together can also change together. Here are our recommendations for good books, videos, and online resources for stepping forward to reverse climate change.
Climate change leads to far more consequences than just destructive weather patterns.
Can getting to know people on the "other side" help tear down the walls between us? It already has.
Victor Mughogho works with local churches in southeast Africa to address the effects of climate change. But is it enough?
Villages in Senegal put an end to female genital cutting—and show the power of communities learning together to change.
A new generation of Cuban Americans encourages broader dialogue.
The heart of our faith calls us to attack poverty, the "cruel thief of dreams."
"This is not merely a philosophical enterprise; it is an urgent matter that requires moral courage."
We can see in our mind's eye all the generations to come, and so we know why we fight.
"Richard Twiss was willing to step out for what he believed in."
Truth Speaks to Power: The Countercultural Nature of Scripture. Westminster John Knox
Just Lead! A No Whining, No Complaining, No Nonsense Practical Guide for Women Leaders in the Church by Sherry Surratt and Jenni Catron / 99 Blessings: An Invitation to Life by David Steindl-Rast / The World is Not Ours to Save: Finding the Freedom to Do Good by Tyler Wigg-Stevenson / Life after Death: Practical Help for the Widowed by Elizabeth Bookser Barkley
Everyone can use guidelines—and repair manuals—for living in Christian community.
The new Criterion BluRay edition of On the Waterfront not only offers the crispest representation of the 1954 New Jersey dockyard visuals any of us have ever seen, it also illustrates the sociopolitical and creative context in a manner richer than any previously released.
Whether you're preaching the Bible, teaching it, or reading it on your own, there are always new facets to be revealed. Here are a few books that may refresh your perspective.
I don't read many reviews with the depth of perception in "Can You Hear My Song?" by Shefa Siegel (March 2013).
Bill McKibben hits one out of the park again ("Top-Notch Theology [or Not]," March 2013).
"Finding God in the Depths of Silence," (March 2013) by Richard Rohr was a thoughtful reflection. Japanese theologian Kosuke Koyama said late in life that we need to shift to spatial images of God.
Bill McKibben's "Top-Notch Theology (or Not)" brings to mind how, in many hunting/gathering traditions, the artist shows hands with holes in them to signify that we should take only the resources that we nee
Leonard Cohen ("Can You Hear My Song?") has a loving, loyal fan base here in Ireland.
Thank you for spotlighting, in your Short Takes interview with Frank Mugisha (by Elizabeth Palmberg, March 2013), efforts by progressive and life-affirming Christians and other human-rights advocates.
Resources to help you join the battle to stop the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline.
While many people continue to believe there is no climate crisis, those most affected by global warming—particularly in the global South—know otherwise.
With its earth roof, straw bale walls, and cordwood construction, Woodhaven is a beauty to behold.