Watershed Discipleship: An Ethical/Theological Framework


I recently made a presentation at Texas Lutheran University’s Krost Symposium on Environmental Justice with the title Watershed Discipleship: An Ethical/Theological Framework. Unfortunately the video does not include the images and graphics from the powerpoint I used which was a big part of the presentation.

The Meaning and Making of Place


Getting ready to move to another country, and in a hurry, creates a certain intensity of nostalgia in everyday experiences that will soon be absent. Just driving down the highway with all our typical American billboards, fast food chains and big box stores makes me realize that i still feel a certain stake, an ownership […]

Farm and Food Session 7


This session was a panel on Climate Change and Agriculture. The panel included: Malcom Beck, author and founder of Garden-ville Leighton Steward, author of Fire, Ice and Paradise Andy Wilson from Public Citizen Another good session on a very controversial topic. Malcom Beck, the king of compost, may be my new hero. I’m becoming somewhat […]

Farm and Food Session 6


This session was on the 2009 Texas Legislative Session. I’m glad it was in the morning, because too much government policy talk late in the day would put me right to sleep. I have nothing to say or add. It’s important stuff for someone to follow, but I’m realizing that I don’t think I could […]