Topic: earth

A hand grasping loose soil.

The Land

September 14, 2020
The first man is named Adam to emphasize humanity’s connection to the land and to the earth, adamah.
Photo of a single older tree with limbs reaching to the sky.

The Forest

September 7, 2020
Humanity is created in community with creation; when God’s creation suffers, we suffer too. Trees are the lungs of creation, making it possible for us to breathe.