Our Response to PREPARE Act

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Evangelicals Oppose President Trump’s Reckless Action to Rescind Protection of Bears Ears National Monument in Utah

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Legislation Creating a Pennsylvania Natural Gas Production Tax Cannot Make It Easier to Pollute

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Action Alert for PA

ISSUE: Pennsylvania House Bill 1401, the Severance Tax Bill, proposes a natural gas tax that would raise up to $250 million a year to help close Pennsylvania’s $2.2 billion budget gap and break the budget stalemate in PA’s Assembly.  Anti-environmental amendments/riders are expected if the bill reaches the full House for debate and vote. Continue reading

Evangelicals Oppose Chairman Bishop's Gutting of Antiquities Act

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Undoing the Clean Power Plan Takes Us the Wrong Direction on Climate Change and Clean Energy

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Ten Things We Can Learn about Sustainability from the Great American Road Trip

Each August, I have the pleasure of getting my nephew for a week of vacation. It started when he was eight and it started small. First he would come to Atlanta and see the big city. As he has grown, we’ve included my parents on alternating years. In 2016, it was Washington DC with Nana. This year, it was the truly great American road trip to the Grand Canyon with Granddaddy George. Continue reading

Evangelicals Oppose Efforts to Delay and Weaken BLM Methane Regulations

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Proposal to Prop Up Coal and Nuclear Plants Is Bad Stewardship

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A Biblical Call in a Modern World

As Christians, we are constantly working to live in accordance with the Bible and apply Biblical teaching to a daily stream of scientific discovery. Evangelical Christians know that our call to care for God’s gift of the garden is the original covenant we were given. We also know that we break that covenant over and over. Thankfully, God is the forgiving parent of the prodigal son. He continues to renew his affirmation with us through the extension of grace. Continue reading