Soylent vs. Food

June 13, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry

By Elizabeth Crouch, originally posted at the Center for Faith and Work. Soylent is a novel food product that aims to replace traditional eating by providing 100% of necessary nutrients in an efficient and inexpensive manner1. Soylent recommends consuming the product as a shake, and one meal costs approximately $3. Online, various lifestyle aspects of … Read More

Bringing Faith to Farming

May 25, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry

By Dave Thier, originally posted on The Atlantic. The most obvious benefit of having Ryan Anderson around the farm was that he was big. Broad shoulders, heavy build, long arms: With one hand, he could do jobs that would take three scrawny undergrads an hour. He brought something else to the farm too, however. At … Read More

How One Church Launched 11 Social Ventures

April 11, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry, Resources for Churches, Resources for Pastors & Lay Leaders

by Amy L. Sherman, originally posted on Made to Flourish It’s a late spring day in St. Paul, Minnesota, and I’m standing in front of the Ravoux high rise apartments, a public housing project.  When a bright, multicolored bus pulls into the complex, the waiting crowd outside includes several residents. The Twin Cities Mobile Market has arrived. … Read More