Posts By: Rebecca Barnes

Camps and Conference Centers caring for God’s creation

Throughout the PCUSA, camps and conference centers join congregations and individuals in caring for God’s creation. One such facility is Ferncliff (Little Rock, AR).   Ferncliff Presbyterian Camp/Conference Center is making a concerted effort to go green because they see it as an act of worship and creation care.  This past year they put in a… Read more »

Calling Young Adults!

an invitation to become an Eco-Steward for climate change and Christian activism this summer Applications are now posted for summer 2012 Eco-Stewards! This program, located in Boston and Vermont this year, is a great place for young adults with a heart for eco-justice ministry to learn practical skills, to accompany one another, and to inspire others for… Read more »

Preach-In on Global Climate Change

Interfaith Power and Light is hosting a national preach-in on global warming on Sunday February 12th. Planned to communicate a love for, and dedication to, God’s creation as Valentine’s Day approaches, this preach-in invites people of all religions to consider preaching, teaching, praying, and otherwise bringing awareness about climate change. Downloadable resources are free to… Read more »

Grace and Peace

Grace and peace to you in the name of Jesus Christ! My name is Rebecca Barnes-Davies and I am the new Associate for Environmental Ministries (PCUSA). I recently graduated from Louisville Seminary with an MDiv and Masters of Art in Religion (MAR) dual degree. Before seminary, I served as the coordinator of Presbyterians for Earth… Read more »