A (very) brief op-ed piece looking at why (US) young(er) evangelical Christians might be more sympathetic to environmental concerns. See Why Are Young Evangelicals More Likely to Link Their Beliefs With Environmentalism? Jonathan Merritt Answers – Science and Religion Today
Does anyone know where the reports mentioned in the piece might be found? I’ve come across the following which might be one of them – The Barna Group – Evangelicals Go “Green” with Caution.
Related to the previous post, Spiritual Growth Ministries recent issue of Refresh, their journal of contemplative spirituality has an issue titled “Earth and Spirit” that looks at spirituality and ecology.
Interesting set of resources by A Rocha UK for resourcing churches ecologically.
See Free Resources | Eco-Congregation.
Time to recycle those old computer bits and pieces. Saturday October 4 is the day. Check out the venue near you.
See eDay 2008.
I’d be a bit more skeptical about this if I hadn’t nearly been run over by a Prius a couple of times walking up the hill to work. I guess I’m more reliant on audio cues for crossing the road that I’d like to think I am. See Lotus Makes Hybrids Sound Like Real Cars.
It’s be interesting to see it we ever end up with minimum noise requirements for cars to go with the current maximum noise restrictions.
Also, if I had one of these systems I’d want my car to sound like a Tie Fighter
More details are now available for the A Rocha conference, “Eden to Aotearoa: From Biblical Hope to Ecological Action”, being held at Raglan over 30 May to 2 June.
PowerUp the Game is a venture into creating an engaging 3D world to allow people (particularly children) to engage with environmental images. Looks interesting, though the specs to run it may be beyond everyone’s PC (and there’s no Mac version either).
Hat tip to: Derek’s Blog: Gaming with an environmental focus
Related links at Greenflame · Serious Games, Digital Storytelling and Public Perceptions