“Do not let kindness and truth leave you; Bind them around your neck. Write them on the tablet of your heart.” - Proverbs 3:3 “Be kind to one another, tender hearted, forgiving each other, just as God in Christ has also forgiven you.” - Ephesians 4:32 In the week 2 [...]
"Then God said, "Let there be light"; and there was light. ...and God separated the light from the darkness." "The light shines in the darkness and the darkness does not overcome it." I love that God created light - and Thomas Edison too. Walking up Kilimanjaro in the very early [...]
Did you know that ‘Eden’ means ‘pleasure’? We are supposed to experience the natural world as the ultimate playground. When we enjoy and savour it, we fulfil its purpose, we lift it into meaning. But this is best done with dirty hands, with the sweet, musty smell of turned soil [...]
Jesus said: "Don’t store up treasures here on earth, where moths eat them and rust destroys them, and where thieves break in and steal. Store your treasures in heaven, where moths and rust cannot destroy, and thieves do not break in and steal. Wherever your treasure is, there the desires [...]
Part of the mess of our world is our dis-location from the land beneath our feet, especially in urban ‘western' culture. We've lost our sense of dependence on- responsibility for- and delight in- the earth. Tomatoes grow on shelves, and will always be there, wrapped safely in cellophane. Our journeys [...]
The Big Switch This week's action is a very practical one. As Christians we are called to care for the earth and to love our neighbours. There is perhaps no greater issue affecting our earth, our neighbours and indeed ourselves than climate change. Ash Wednesday saw the launch of [...]
What do you see when you open your front door in the morning or notice on the way to work, to school or to meet a friend? Despite living in a relatively green part of London, in the busyness of life and on a day-to-day basis, it can be easy [...]
Natural disasters are sometimes the stuff of Hollywood films but increasingly in our daily news. Over two evenings in March (13 & 27) we will look at how we as christians respond to God's call to care...
At 8.30pm on Saturday 23 March you can join millions of people across the planet for Earth Hour 2013 by switching off the lights for an hour - show you care for God's creation!
All Souls members share how they are caring for creation