A Christian Perspective on the World Today

climate change

Not too young to lead

The media is fond of using religious language to describe the actions and appeal of teenage climate activist, Greta Thunberg, even calling her a “prophet”. Is she a prophet, biblically speaking? Do genuine prophets exist in the modern age?

How to grow hope

To be born into the twenty-­first century is to be born into an era of hopelessness. Is there a way out?

Perfect Storm

Climate change threatens to wipe large swathes of humanity off the map. How do we even make sense of this? And what should we do?

The cost of a carnivore

Ross Chadwick says motor vehicles aren’t the world's worst polluters. So what is?

Greening Your Kitchen

We currently consume 25-30 per cent more energy than our planet can sustain.

Arctic Meltdown

Geoff Youlden tells us why we should be concerned about melting ice at the North Pole.

The Global Warming Debate

Daniel Livingston finds out what should Christians make of the fuss about seemingly innocuous carbon dioxide.

Cate Blanchett: A Quiet Noise

From movie star to climate change advocate, Cate Blanchett has a long and impressive resum?

Islands on the Move

While many theorise about the lost mythical island of Atlantis, Robert Wolfgramm suggests we're in danger of losing real islands.


Global risks of the environmental kind are difficult to diminish because it is difficult to ascertain and apportion blame for our common problems.