The Long and Short of It

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I would like to take some time to connect some of these dots for us, then share with you about the work at the World Hunger Farm and finally ask what this means for Meadow Oaks and what God is doing in this place. … We haven’t always known quite how it was going to work out, but again and again God has been faithful to provide for us and confirmed this calling through words of encouragement and reminders that this was for real.















The Nutrient Stands Alone

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Michael Pollan points to nutrition science as one of the problems with our food system. It’s both a feature and limitation of science to break things down into their component parts in order to understand them. This led to the current method of fertilizing crops using petroleum based fertilizer containing the “essential” nutrients Nitrogen, Potassium […]















The Cookie Diet

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Bonnie at the Ethicurean saw a kiosk for Dr. Siegal’s Cookie Diet at the Food and Society Conference. The cookies “controls your hunger so you can stick to your diet!” Seems wrong and oh-so American to combine weight loss with cookies. I don’t know how to begin explaining the levels of wrongness. The website says: […]















Food Inerrantists

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Since I was starting a blog with such a catchy name, I thought I should google it and see what else was already out there. What I found I have dubbed “food inerrantists”. Mainly it was links and references to a book by Don Colbert called What Would Jesus Eat? I haven’t read this book, […]