Faith & Politics Pt 3: Is That All There Is?

In defending the somewhat cozy relationship between the American Church and wealth, many Christian leaders bring up a third point:  The practice of pooling resources and eliminating poverty described in Acts 2 (See my first post for more details) was an anomaly because it was not repeated again in the New Testament. The simple answer is that … More Faith & Politics Pt 3: Is That All There Is?

5 Socially Responsible Wedding Fails

As you might have gathered from my first Post, 5 Ideas for a Socially Responsible Wedding (Part 1), I started the wedding planning processing thinking I was pretty awesome.  No waste.  No greenhouse flowers.  No cars!!  Of course, as I enter with excitement into the last 40 days of wedding planning, a whole lot of my green aspirations are … More 5 Socially Responsible Wedding Fails

9 Ways “Overdressed: The Shockingly High Cost of Cheap Fashion” Changed My Life

I just finished reading Overdressed.  For you fashionistas out there, it will totally changed your perspective on the global effects of your shopping habits.  From the farms that grow our cotton to the upper eschelans of haute couture, Elizabeth Cline takes you on a journey through the supply chain, through fashion history, and through the … More 9 Ways “Overdressed: The Shockingly High Cost of Cheap Fashion” Changed My Life