The Sabbath School lesson last week focused on the environment; a timely topic. Of greater importance in these times (not to diminish pollution of our oceans, rivers, air, and food) are A Mind and Body Pure:
Paul writes "Finally , brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things [are] honest, whatsoever things [are] just, whatsoever things [are] pure, whatsoever things [are] lovely, whatsoever things [are] of good report; if [there be] any virtue, and if [there be] any praise, think on these things." [bracketed words are those added by translators]
"Whatsoever thererfore ye eat, or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God."
Though the earth is waxing old as a garment we are admonished to "...keep ourselves unspotted from the world." God will deal with those who are destroying the earth for profit. e.c.