God’s World on Fire

Firefighters pictured in Northern California, August 2020

must be noted right now, before you go any further, that you should stop reading this essay if you or anyone close to you is suffering first hand from the fires that are raging throughout the west coast of America. To continue to read this might prove to see me as a kind of callous, outside observer of what can only be labeled a disaster. Disasters they are, which is why it troubles me to write while simultaneously recognizing what those closest to…



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Chris Nye

Living in Portland, Oregon with my wife and son. Doctoral candidate at Duke University. Author of a few books: chrisnye.co/books