By Merrill Helms (Sponsored by the Creation Care Ministry) As we move into the holiday season, this is a great time to think about our personal impact on the environment. On average, household waste increases by more than 25% from Thanksgiving to New Year’s. Food waste, shopping bags, packaging, and wrapping paper add up to […]
TPC BlogA few of the things we're thinking about!
By David Walk (Sponsored by the Creation Care Ministry) I enjoy my walks with my dog, Sammy Su, and as we circle the block we encounter many creatures. Here are a sampling of the butterflies we see: This butterfly bush is the most active plant in my landscape, attracting bees, butterflies and snap dragons. During […]
In August 2020, Dr. Derek Davis, retired Director of the J. M. Dawson Institute for Church-State Studies and current moderator of TPC’s Progressive Sunday School class, presented a special four-week series on Facebook Live called, “A Thoughtful Look at the Role of Religion in American Politics.” To view the archived videos from each week, click […]
Sponsored by the Creation Care Ministry Making your own custom lotions at home can be fun. It’s no more difficult than cooking up a good meal. Some recipes are more complex than others, so just pick one that suits you. Here are 3 ways to make a lotion yourself: The Easy Method Buy a variety […]
Sponsored by the Creation Care Ministry A great way to bring nature to you is to feed the birds! Kids love to watch which new birds come to the feeder every day. Here are some quick tips on how to set up your own bird paradise in your backyard/yard area. 1. Get a bird feeder […]
Sponsored by the Creation Care Ministry If you’re looking for some fun outdoor activities for kiddos young and not-so-young, Creation Care is sending along a handful of ideas this week. Our first fun adventure is the miraculous dragonfly! As you’ve probably noticed in your front and backyard, dragonflies find hot days to be the best […]