Posts Categorized: Congregations

Climate and Children Sunday

The National Council of Churches Eco-Justice Program is urging congregations to make Sunday, October 11th Climate and Children Sunday. Children are especially vulnerable to the health effects of climate change, and we can work as caretakers of God’s earth to…

Read more »

Just Eating Curriculum

The Presbyterian Hunger Program has created a new curriculum for middle school students:Just Eating? Practicing Our Faith at the Table. The curriculum looks at the connection between our food choices and faith, health, earth, and humankind. There is also a…

Read more »

New Book for Earth Care

Rebecca Barnes-Davies , former coordinator for Presbyterians for Restoring Creation, has written a new book that helps individuals and congregations protect the earth. 50 Ways to Help Save the Earth: How You and Your Church Can Make a Difference has…

Read more »

Climate Change Legislation – Contact Your Senator

Before the summer break, the House of Representatives passed comprehensive climate and energy legislation. This is the first of four key steps to addressing climate change here in the U.S., responding to the urgent need to prevent the worst impacts…

Read more »

West Virginia Faith Community Green Event

The Presbytery of West Virginia and the West Virginia Council of Churches are hosting “Turning Over a New Leaf: Faith Community Green Event” on October 3 in South Charleston, West Virginia. The event will feature Dr. Nazely Vardanyan, International Peacemaker…

Read more »

Online Energy Star Training Opportunity

Energy Star for Congregations, a program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, is offering a new service: the Portfolio Manager. This is an interactive, online energy management tool that lets you track how much water and energy is being used…

Read more »