Item description for Gardening Eden: How Creation Care Will Change Your Faith, Your Life, and Our World by Michael Abbate & Randy Alcorn...
Overview "Gardening Eden" invites a new, spiritual perspective to practical environmentalism. Discover creation care as an act of worship and a call to deeper harmony with the Creator, fellow gardeners, and the living Earth.
Publishers Description "Before the snake, the apple, and the Ten Commandments, God created a garden... " "Spiritual environmentalism" did not start out as an oxymoron-it was an invitation. Yet today, many believe God's first job description for humankind has been replaced by other "worthier pursuits." Why has this simple instruction become so controversial? How does one sort through all the mixed messages? Is changing our lives to save the world really our responsibility-or even possible? "Gardening Eden "invites you to consider a new, spiritual perspective to practical environmentalism. The question is not whether our souls find expression and inspiration in our incredible planet, but "how "best to preserve that fundamental connection. Green living is no longer a fad-simple lifestyle solutions are now available to everyone. Discover creation care as an act of worship and a call to deeper harmony with our Creator, our fellow gardeners, and our living Earth. "Gardening Eden "is the primer in how this shift will transform not only our world, but your very soul.
Citations And Professional Reviews Gardening Eden: How Creation Care Will Change Your Faith, Your Life, and Our World by Michael Abbate & Randy Alcorn has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Library Journal - 03/01/2009 page 61
CBA Retailers - 03/01/2009 page 34
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Studio: WaterBrook Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9" Width: 6.38" Height: 0.75" Weight: 0.7 lbs.
Release Date Mar 17, 2009
Publisher WaterBrook Press
ISBN 0307444996 ISBN13 9780307444998
Availability 0 units.
More About Michael Abbate & Randy Alcorn
A nationally recognized expert in green development strategies, Michael Abbate is a founder of GreenWorks, an award-winning landscape architecture design firm. He frequently speaks to students and leaders about practical ways to minimize the impact of building and landscape design on natural resources. His works have been featured in national magazines, newspapers, and trade publications. He and his wife, Vicki, have two adult daughters and live near Portland, Oregon."