Narrow Results

Ecology Narrow Results

resources for the study of how various organisms interrelate

  • Adventist Resource
    A Christian Approach to Teaching Ecology. . . Or is it Environmental Science? Tertiary-Lifelong
    The author explains how ecology, a multidisciplinary science, is easily integrated with other disciplines and faith. An outline of how ecology may be used to reach an understanding of humanity's relationship with nature, with one another, and the Creator is...

  • Adventist Resource
    A Creation Perspective on Economics, Ecology and Environment Tertiary-Lifelong
    Fisher considers how many features of society (economics) and religion have affected nature in a drastic way. He looks specifically at Christians and ways they can change.

  • Adventist Resource
    Caring for God's Animal Creations - Ethical Principles Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This JAE column summarizes three orienting premises from Winslow's chapter entitled, "What Christian Principles Guide Our Relations With Animals?" in the book Entrusted: Christians and Environmental Care.

  • Adventist Resource
    Caring for the Environment - God's Business and Ours Tertiary-Lifelong
    "God envisions an ecological future. It is a future, however, that depends on our stewardship."

  • Adventist Resource
    CSS Vol 4 Editorial: The Christian and Environmental Issues Tertiary
    In 1992, the SDA church made a statement affirming "the centrality of the sabbath doctrine in our stewardship of the earth and of the redemption doctrine in bringing healing at both the personal and environmental level. But to what extent does an institutional...

  • Adventist Resource
    Ecology, Biodiversity, and Creation - A View from the Top Tertiary-Lifelong
    Zuill talks about the possibility of a six-day creation from a scientific view and how he came to that conclusion.

  • Adventist Resource
    Entrusted - Christians and Environmental Care Tertiary-Lifelong
    How should Christians respond to the degradation of the planet God entrusted to us? In this book an international group of experienced Christian educators, environmentalists, researchers, theologians and scientists provide thoughtful answers to 23 pressing...

  • Adventist Resource
    Environmental Spirituality Tertiary-Lifelong
    "It is difficult to address the crises of ecology and relevance in religion where the culture is increasingly secular, disbelieving, and unable to ground itself in local experience. This paper proposes that church leaders have the opportunity to change...

  • Adventist Resource
    Green is an Important Part of the Spectrum 0-2 years-Lifelong
    This article by Joy Veverka showcases what one school is doing to “go green” while using such opportunities to provide outstanding learning experiences for their students. The projects at Rogers Adventist School include solar panels, a wind turbine, and a salmon tank.

  • Adventist Resource
    How Does Human Activity Affect Species Extinctions? 0-2 years-Lifelong
    This article by William Hayes and Floyd Hayes focuses on the impact humanity has had on species extinction and the loss of biodiversity. The writers first summarize the history of human-caused extinctions, and then describe three key points of evidence that...

  • Adventist Resource
    Keepers of the Garden - Christians and the Environment Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Unfortunately, because of wrongful interactions by human beings with the environment, an ecological crisis is underway. Some scientists suggest that 'we are living on borrowed time, and tragically, we are borrowing the time from coming generations.…The...

  • Adventist Resource
    Legal Preservation Areas in Engenheiro Coelho, SP - Aiming at an Intervention Plan Tertiary
    Aiming at an intervention plan: This work carried out a survey of the APP (Permanent Preservation Area) and RL (Legal Reserve) areas of the municipality of Engenheiro Coelho, São Paulo. The statistics collected are aimed at a practical and feasible...

  • Christian Resource
    National Wildlife Nature Resources and Lessons Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The National Wildlife Federation offers many free lesson plans, ideas, and tools to help connect children with nature and teach about nature. They also offer a magazine and other items for purchase.

  • Adventist Resource
    Pollution Unit Grade 7-Grade 9
    An integrated unit providing students an opportunity to: consider the causes and effects of pollution; identify the effect of sin on creation; and recognize their role in the preservation of the environment.

  • Adventist Resource
    Restoration of the Environment - An Adventist Perspective Tertiary-Lifelong
    Otewa outlines "the fall of humanity in sin as the rootcause of the widespread environmental destruction on the surface of the earth." He also proposes "ways by which Adventist teachers can integrate faith in their teaching of environmental...

  • Adventist Resource
    The Ecological Cost of What We Eat Tertiary-Lifelong
    "A case for wise choices that would help the climate as well as your waistline."

  • Adventist Resource
    The Fate of Nature Tertiary
    "The Judaeo-Christian tradition of Creation with its directives for humans to subdue and to have dominion over the Earth has been seen as a factor in the generation of negative or exploitative attitudes towards the natural world, especially among Christians...