Toulmin Essay 3
When it comes to what specific actions should Christians take regarding the environment and its preservation or restoration, they should be very active when it comes to the environment. Especially since God created the land and environment. In the following essay one will hear the arguments on why one might feel Christians should take and active approach when it comes to the preservation and restoration of our environment. Even though non-Christians should also take and active approach, one might feel Christians should be more involved. Some question that will be focus on are, why Christian care for the environment should, and what can Christians do to be more active in promoting the preservation of the environment.
II.)Discussion of reasons/warrants:
So let’s just start by saying there are a ton and I mean a ton of reason why Christians, let alone anyone should care for and about the preservation and restoration of the environment. God created this earth that we all live in. “God created the earth to be inhabited” (Isaiah 45:18, NIV). “He also created humans and placed them there to take care of it.” (Baldwin 2006) Christians need to remember that they should not take advantage of their position with the lord. They need to take care of what the Lord created for them. Christians need to make sure for this reason alone that the environment is protected and cared for todays and the future generations. Humans here on earth are being called to care for the environment the way God had intended them to do so. In order to continue to have a nice environment we must remember people need to care for it, this is where the food one eats comes from. If the preservation of our environment went poorly downhill, then people would not be able to continue to be feed. Christians are taught that they are here to serve the lord. “Ye shall walk after the Lord your God, and fear him, and keep his commandments, and obey his voice, and ye shall...