I personally loved:
#1 - gravity-powered irrigation
#3 - Advantix’s air conditioning system uses saltwater which means it needs 40% less energy than normal systems.
#6 - The Solar Suitcase provides solar electricity for medical lighting, mobile communication and essential medical devices for rural areas and humanitarian settings.
#9 - solar-powered school boats
::: Buying Business as a strategy for Christian community development
We are part intentional community, part church plant, part transitional housing, and part community development based in the inner-city of Hollywood, California. My community members are all bi-vocational ministry workers and do not raise outside support and may never do so. We are not against outside funding; we are just afraid to create a dependency on it.
::: 2014 Global Cities Index and Emerging Cities Outlook
Link via Justin
::: 3 Church Planting Myths Debunked
Myth: Church planting is only for young people.
::: “The better the villain, the better the movie.” -Alfred Hitchcock via StoryChicago
Photo: Ember spawn 1, sorting blinds. Second Chance, Baltimore, October 2014.