I was away from computers for a few days, and am just now catching up by posting days 17-20 of Tread Lightly for Lent:
Today, March 8, Day 20 Action:
Learn about mountaintop removal & see if your coal comes from mountaintop removal at www.ilovemountains.org
Day 19 Action:
Organize an energy audit for your church. A Do It Yourself audit can be found at www.climateandenergy.org/CEPProject/IPLresources/Index.htm
Day 18 Action:
Find local food sources at www.localharvest.org.
Day 17 Action:
Buy coffee from the Presbyterian Coffee Project through Equal Exchange. This coffee is raised in a sustainable manner & farmers are paid a fair price. www.pcusa.org/coffee/order.htm
Throughout the Lenten Season, daily ideas for learning or action on environmental issues from "Tread Lightly for Lent" will be posted on our Facebook page and blog. Download the full "Tread Lightly for Lent" Calendar. Share about your journey while Treading Lightly for Lent in the comment section here, or go to the Environmental Ministries Facebook page.