Christians ought to care more about the awesome world that God created than they do. If we were made in the image of God, surely then we ought to love and care for the environment and all the beautiful animals that God made with such amazing variety.
“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” (John 3:16 AKJV)
Did you know that most of us are unwittingly financing one of the world’s biggest ecological disasters and acts of primate genocide in history? Borneo and Sumatra are two of the most bio-diverse regions of the world, yet they have the longest list of endangered species. This list includes the magnificent orangutan.
These two South-East Asian islands are extremely rich in life, containing around 20,000 flowering plant species, 3,000 tree species, 300,000 animal species and thousands more being discovered each year.
Despite having an amazing biodiversity and delicate web of species, with many species and sub-species yet to be discovered, an area the size of 300 football fields of rainforest is cleared each hour in Indonesia and Malaysia to make way for the production of vegetable oil. That’s 6 football fields destroyed each minute. This vegetable oil is called palm oil, and is found in…
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