Flourish Magazine, Summer 2010 edition: deep reading on creation care and the flourishing life

A great edition of Flourish magazine navigating what Managing Editor Kendra Langdon Juskus calls  “the line between daily, domestic life and the global dimensions of history and humanity.” The summer edition includes the following articles:

 Sprawling from Sea to Shining Sea: America’s need for a New Urbanism by Drew Ward

How is a nation glutted with suburbs shaping us and the environment for the worse? How can we re-imagine where we live for the better?

Earth in Art by Jennifer Lynn Haas

God’s presence in creation, as seen through the eyes and expertise of an artist.

 The Global Dinner Table: How what we eat here impacts lives everywhere by Tim Schubert

Bringing scripture to bear on the economic, environmental, and social landscapes of a “simple” little thing like food.

 From Famine to Feast: The story of Anathoth Community Garden by Fred Bahnson

After a deadly tragedy, one community turns a scene of bloodshed into a landscape of hope.

 Ecclesia Fights for Life on All Fronts by Lindsey Howald Patton

The Ecclesia church community in Houston takes “green living” beyond trends and into truth.

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About Jim Jewell

I am a writer and consultant on faith and public life, active for many years in management and communications in the evangelical community. I now work as the director of the nonprofit practice at The Valcort Group (www.valcort.com). Everything on this blog, however, is my personal opinion and is not read or approved before it is posted. Opinions, conclusions and other information expressed here do not necessarily reflect the views of Valcort.
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