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Serve God, Save the Planet

A Christian Call to Action
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Zondervan Publishing Company
Christian life & practice, Conservation of the environment, Christian Life - Social Issues, Ecology, Christian Life - General, Religion, Religion - Christian Life, Christianity, Environmental ethics, Human ecology, Religious as
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Open LibraryOL9768038M
ISBN 100310275342
ISBN 139780310275343
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Serve God, Save the Planet is not an alarmist call of despair, but a hopeful invitation to re-imagine the way we live. Sleeth’s words have the urgency of an ER crisis coupled with the deep faith that the Church is ready to join God in healing the wounded world.” --Shane Claiborne, activist and author of The Irresistible Revolution/5(69).

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In Serve God, Save the Planet, Sleeth shares the joy of adopting a less materialistic, healthier lifestyle, stronger relationships, and richer spiritual lives.

With the storytelling ease of James Herriot and the logical clarity of C. Lewis, Sleeth lays out the rationale for environmentally responsible life changes and a how-to guide for 4/5(17). I have become interested in a Christian response to environmental issues and decided to read a couple of books on the subject.

One that was recommended to me is Serve God, Save the Planet by J. Matthew Sleeth. Not too long ago, Sleeth was rising through the ranks as chief of the medical staff at a prominent hospital on the East coast. He began. I just finished reading J. Matthew Sleeth’s book Serve God Save the Planet, and it is one of those books.

For much of the later half of the 20th century, there was a divide between American Christians and environmentalists.

There were individual Christians who were involved in environmentalism, but the mainstream church in America ignored the. Serve God Save the Planet was part of our holiday reading and both the better half and I found it refreshing to read of Americans that cared.

Sleeth has done some drastic trimming of his families lifestyle (although to be fair it did sound a bit bloated), now living in a house that is smaller than his previous garage. Buy Serve God, Save the Planet: A Christian Call to Action First Printing by Sleeth, M.D.

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Serve God, Save the Planet is a really pleasant book to read, and it inspired me to keep going down the path of using less, even when it's difficult. It also inspired me to be a better parent, and to be a better person myself, by thinking about how I can help others rather than worrying about myself.

'Serve God, Save the Planet', is a groundbreaking environmental book that presents the caretaking of earth as a biblically supported Christian mandate. Although Dr. Sleeth delivers his environmental message from a Christian point of view, this is a book which will serve all readers, regardless as to their religious affiliation or personal causes.5/5(4).

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Matthew Sleeth's short book is one of the most inspiring books on why Christians need to live simply and take action to save the planet as a key part of their Love of God. His personal story is compelling, he is inspiring without being preachy.

You walk away from each chapter saying, "Yes, I /5. Serve God, Save the Planet. "Some people, in order to discover God, read books. But there is a great book: the very appearance of created things. Look above you. Look below you. Read it. God, whom you want to discover, never wrote that book with ink.

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Serve God, Save the Planet servegodsaveplanet. Loading Unsubscribe from servegodsaveplanet. Book Trailer - Duration: Tyndale House Publishers 6, views. How are you serving God by saving the planet. Author and activist, Matthew Sleeth, author of Serve God, Save the Planet, talks about his journey to embrace environmentalism as a natural response to God’s did you come alive to the biblical call to become a steward of Creation rather than a simple consumer.

Serve God, Save the Planet is not an alarmist call of despair, but a hopeful invitation to re-imagine the way we live. Sleeth's words have the urgency of an ER crisis coupled with the deep faith that the Church is ready to join God in healing the wounded world." (Shane Claiborne, activist and author of The Irresistible Revolution.).

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5 quotes from J. Matthew Sleeth: 'True change begins in our minds and in our souls.', 'The person who begins the day by asking, "What will I wear and how will it look?" may work just as hard as the person who asks, "How can I serve God and save the planet?" It is not the effort put into their actions but the meaning derived from their lives that will vary greatly.', and 'Being born anew in the.

Book Review: Serve God Save the Planet I mentioned Serve God Save the Planet by J. Matthew Sleeth in one of my posts the other day and said a review would be coming.

I wrote the review for Sustainablog so you can go there if you're interested in reading about it. In Serving God, Saving the Planet, Sleeth shares the joy of adopting a less materialistic,healthier lifestyle, stronger relationships, and richer spiritual lives.

With the storytellingease of James Herriot and the logical clarity of C. Lewis, Sleeth lays out the rationalefor environmentally responsible life changes and a how-to guide for making thosechanges.

Serve God, Save the Planet is not an alarmist call of despair, but a hopeful invitation to re-imagine the way we live.

Sleeth’s words have the urgency of an ER crisis coupled with the deep faith that the Church is ready to join God in healing the wounded world.”--Shane Claiborne, activist and author of The Irresistible Revolution.Includes descriptive metadata provided by producer in MP4 file: "Divinity School - Videos - Serve God, Save The Planet with Matthew Sleeth." By Vanderbilt University.

Sleeth discusses his book on religious environmentalism and the environmental roots of disease.Serving God, Saving the Planet is a study that will broaden the conversation with a focus on the dangers of materialism, workaholism, and spiritual bankruptcy—as well as God’s endless invitations for us to enjoy what he has created.

This twelve-session study provides simple, everyday ways to focus on stewardship and sustainability according to Scripture.