Posts Categorized: Lent

Tread Lightly for Lent April 13

Action for April 13: Learn about environmental racism and research related issues in your community. Start at on the National Council of Churches Eco-Justice Program website. Take part in “Tread Lightly for Lent” this Lenten season. Learn about eco-justice and…

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Tread Lightly for Lent April 12

Action for April 12: Take a shorter shower today. Make this a routine and buy a low flow showerhead. Older showers use 7 gallons of water a minute, versus 2.5 gallons a minute for low-flow models. Take part in “Tread…

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Tread Lightly for Lent April 11

Tread Lightly for Lent action for April 11: Switch to non-toxic cleaning products like baking soda. It’s eco friendly, healthier for you, and cheaper. Learn more. Take part in “Tread Lightly for Lent” this Lenten season. Learn about eco-justice and…

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Tread Lightly for Lent April 10

Action for April 10: Have your next church event at a Presbyterian Camp and Conference Center and experience God’s creation. Book your event at bookaretreat.com. Take part in “Tread Lightly for Lent” this Lenten season. Learn about eco-justice and take…

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Tread Lightly for Lent April 9

Tread Lightly for Lent action for April 9: If you have a lawn, learn about low-impact landscaping and using native plants. Stop using pesticides and herbicides, which damage water quality. Take part in “Tread Lightly for Lent” this Lenten season….

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Tread Lightly for Lent April 8

Tread Lightly for Lent action for April 8: Buy coffee from the Presbyterian Coffee Project, through Equal Exchange. This coffee is raised in a sustainable manner and farmers are paid a fair price. Take part in “Tread Lightly for Lent”…

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Tread Lightly for Lent April 7

Tread Lightly for Lent action for April 7: Check your tire pressure to be sure that your tires are properly inflated. Proper inflation can improve your gas mileage by 3.3%. Take part in “Tread Lightly for Lent” this Lenten season….

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Tread Lightly for Lent April 6

Tread Lightly for Lent action for April 6: Learn about conflict minerals that are sometimes used in electronics. Find places that responsibly recycle electronics, and learn which companies are concerned about conflict minerals. Visit Earth911.com for more information. Take part…

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Tread Lightly for Lent April 5

Tread Lightly for Lent action for April 5: Do your laundry with a full load and use cold water. Washing full loads can save 3,400 gallons of water a year. Heating water accounts for 90% of the energy your washing…

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Tread Lightly for Lent April 4

Tread Lightly for Lent action for April 4: Find ways to reduce your use of paper: stop unwanted catalogs at catalogchoice.org, request online billing, and request that companies stop sending you junk mail. Take part in “Tread Lightly for Lent”…

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