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Don’t Believe the Cornwall Alliance’s Faulty Climate Claims

“The words of their mouths are wicked and deceitful; they fail to act wisely or do good.” [Psalm 36:3] Words are powerful things. They can instruct, they can deceive, and they can convince. How can we distinguish helpful words from unhelpful words — the words of the Lord from the words of the serpent? Well, […]

December 10th

Happy Birthday to EdenKeeper!

Happy Birthday EdenKeeper! It’s hard to believe it’s been a year since EdenKeeper launched. As a new blogger, I remember feeling a bit over my head trying to grasp simple concepts like SEO and Google Analytics. But I was just as passionate as I am now to convey EdenKeeper’s message. This past year we’ve magnified the […]

November 25th

Why Faith Communities Want Methane Regulation

People often think that environmentalists are more interested in protecting the polar bear than people — that environmentalists think the world would be a better place without humans. But faith communities are stepping up to the plate and demonstrating that that assumption couldn’t be further from the truth. In fact, faith communities care about the […]

November 19th

Should Democrats Cater to Religious Right in 2016?

Conservative Christians were a key component in bringing about the Republican senate victory last Tuesday. They turned out and voted — as many could predict — for candidates that shared their traditional beliefs. But does this mean that Democrats should shy away from advancing a more progressive agenda in 2016? No, and here’s why. Conservative Christians […]

November 11th

Why Religion Must Escape Its Harmful Image

It’s no secret that our modern world is witnessing a mass exodus from organized religion. In the United States, one-fifth of the public — and a third of adults under 30 — are religiously unaffiliated today, the highest percentages ever in Pew Research Center polling. And just 51% of the European Union’s 27 nations said […]

November 6th

Senate Race: Christian, Anti-Environmental Candidates

It’s Election Day! Hopefully, everyone reading this will feel the same level of excitement we feel at EdenKeeper and get out to vote. Today, we have the chance to voice our opinions, change the direction of our country, and hopefully make tomorrow even better. But choosing who to vote for can sometimes be confusing and scary, […]

November 4th

Is Coal Really the Answer to Energy Inequality?

It’s not hard to see inequalities in the energy world and one of the most glaring is unequal access to power. Conservative groups, like the Cornwall Alliance for the Stewardship of Creation have accused climate activists of waging a war against poor and vulnerable communities by denying them access to power in the form of coal. […]

October 16th