Creation Care Fall Photo Contest Winners!

1st Place Winner- Linda HortonI was driving my car in the Northwoods of Kodadjo, Maine on a beautiful fall day on vacation.I  came across this beautiful natural cross and realized that in Creation you find God's love, forgiveness, mercy and justice in any season."I am the true vine, and my Father is the gardener" (John 15:1, NIV).2nd Place Winner- Rachel Whitten When I see the golden aspens of Colorado each autumn, they whisper to me what heaven must be like - a sparkling Eden, re … [Read more...]

Healing the Land

We Native Americans are a spiritual people. The ideas of a spiritual realm and living in spiritual harmony are not stretches for us to see and understand.Whether we are born-again evangelical Christians or not, young or old, come from reservations or are scattered across the U.S. landscape, we understand worship, prayer, and the spiritual discipline of fasting.Our ancestors have always been a people who fasted and prayed for answers, for direction, for a good harvest, or just to survive … [Read more...]

Giving Thanks for 2012

Listen in as the team at EEN give thanks for the success of the last year and share some of the focuses of the year ahead.Reasons for Thanks in 2012EEN spoke out for the impact of mercury on the unborn. One in six unborn children in America are born with too high levels of mercury in their blood. This toxin can have a significant impact on learning abilities as the child grows. Our work lead to new standards for mercury pollution.Throughout the year we have trained over 400 … [Read more...]

No One Else

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Praying for Full Provision for All

by Gary Bergel "Come, follow me, Jesus said, and I will send you out to fish for people.... This, then, is how you should pray.... Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls." (Matthew 4:19, 6:9, 11:29)A prayer common to Christians worldwide is what we now call "The Our Father" or "The Lord's Prayer" -- a model prayer which Jesus of Nazareth, Rabbi Yeshua, taught his disciples as they sat together on the Mount of … [Read more...]

The Biblical Art of Naming

by Dean Ohlman Abram traveled through the land as far as Shechem. There he set up camp beside the oak of Moreh (Genesis 12:6). Abram moved his camp to Hebron and settled near the oak grove belonging to Mamre. There he built another altar to the Lord (Genesis 13:18)."Remember to turn in between the big red oak and the silver maple," I would sometimes say to Marge as directions for turning into the right driveway to a home we often visited. She, not being a tree aficionado, would simply … [Read more...]

Leaning Into the One Who Loves You

by Pattrick WattersFor you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother's womb. I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well. My frame was not hidden from you when I was made in the secret place, when I was woven together in the depths of the earth. Your eyes saw my unformed body; all the days ordained for me were written in your book before one of them came to be. How precious to me are your thoughts, God! How … [Read more...]