Written by Scott Sabin, executive director of Plant With Purpose, a Christian relief and development agency, Tending to Eden is an invaluable resource for environmentally conscious congregations and community groups. In this practical guide for creation care, Sabin offers:
- Theological foundations for environmental stewardship
- A global perspective
- Practical strategies and case studies addressing:
- Sustainable agriculture and forestry
- Creating enterprise (micro-credit, micro-finance, and micro-enterprise)
- Empowering the poor
- Sidebars by leading voices in the Christian church who are passionate about environmental stewardship, including: Calvin DeWitt, Tony Campolo, JoAnne Lyon, Rusty Pritchard, Matthew Sleeth, Leroy Barber, Robert Linthicum, and Paul Robinson.
The book also includes a comprehensive Bible study and study guide for small-group use. With the holistic tools provided in this innovative and practical resource, churches and organizations can transform lives, communities, and ministries.
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