Environmental problems: Soil

Winter 2015

The Nature of Soil

David Hulme

Do we understand and appreciate one of our most basic natural resources—the soil that sustains life itself? Vision interviews Deborah Koons Garcia.

Nurture and Nature: Ecological Issues

Winter 2015

Nurture and Nature of Another Kind

David Hulme

Humanity has gone from nurturing nature to destroying our only home. Is restoration of the earth still possible? From where and how can it come?

June 1, 2015

SOS: Planet in Peril

David Hulme

Daily, it seems, a report from some part of the globe warns of dire consequences from environmental pollution and degradation—unless we act soon.

 

Book Review: Global Economy and Capitalism

Winter 2015

Economic Futures

Laura Cloer

The authors of three recent books address the economic system, offering varied perspectives on where we have been and where we might be headed.

Winter 2015

Comparing the Ten

David Hulme

The Ten Commandments are recorded twice the Old Testament, but with a few noteworthy differences between the two versions.

Winter 2015

Dressing Invisible Wounds

Gina Stepp

PTSD isn’t just a problem faced by soldiers returning from war; it can affect anyone. If a loved one suffers because of past trauma, how can you help?

Philosophical questions: What is Propaganda

Winter 2015

The Propagandizing of Propaganda

Donald Winchester

Propaganda is about manipulation. But over the past century, the concept itself has been manipulated. Do you still recognize it when you see it?

Winter 2015

The Law, the Prophets and the Writings, Part 11

With the Promised Land in View

David Hulme

As the Israelites stand poised to enter the Promised Land, Moses reminds them of their recent history and of the keys to future blessings from God.

Winter 2015

Time to Burn the Book?

David Hulme

Is the Bible reliable despite the doubt cast on it by many in the world around? There is ample evidence to call on for reassurance that we can trust its historical reliability.

Winter 2015

What to Eat?

David Hulme

It’s often thought that “clean” and “unclean” foods pertain only to Old Testament ritual purity.

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