Monday, 21 September 2015 14:09

Baptists excited and hopeful about papal visit

Pope Francis' visit to the United States this week is expected to showcase the pontiff’s focus on a wide range of social, environmental and justice issues. Baptist observers say he demonstrates how to be missional in ministry.

Published in Faith

As millennials consider issues of faith and science, environmental issues are among their primary concerns, experts say. Recent polls suggest millennials are concerned about climate change and see environmental public policy actions as a priority.

Published in Social Issues

Neighbors allege the conference center was wasting water and draining the aquifer basin that fed their wells — an assertion Glorieta officials deny.

Published in Organizations
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 12:40

Ministries blending food and faith

Churches, divinity schools, CBF and others see interest among Christians who want their food choices and ministries to reflect concern for the poor and the environment. 

Published in People
Tuesday, 13 August 2013 13:32

Environmental racism afflicts US minorities

Persons of color much more likely to live in areas afflicted by pollution and other health hazards.

Published in Commentaries
Wednesday, 08 May 2013 13:08

Water, water everywhere

Our planet has a lot of water, about 370,000 gallons per person per year. While this may appear as good news, the gross mismanagement of water and the short-term profit-seeking goals of a few are jeopardizing our future.

Published in Commentaries
Friday, 22 February 2013 09:17

A gift to be simple

Lent offers perfect opportunity for Christians to contemplate simple living.

Published in Social Issues
Thursday, 13 December 2012 12:54

Solar project proposed at Ridgecrest

A public hearing is scheduled to weigh the environmental benefits of renewable energy against the impact of introducing more than 90,000 solar panels into a forested mountain terrain.

Published in Social Issues
Tuesday, 20 November 2012 13:01

Church reaches out to anti-oil protestors

An unlikely bond between environmental protestors and an East Texas Baptist church is opening the eyes and minds of both groups.

Published in Social Issues
Thursday, 01 November 2012 12:56

States eye ballot questions

On top of choosing a president, voters across the nation next Tuesday will consider statewide measures covering a wide range of moral and social concerns.

Published in Politics
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