James Apisai, a member of the NCCUMC Creation Care Team, has a message for our youth, and for ALL of us! Every week for the last several months, young people from around the world have been going on strike. We’ve been demanding a livable and habitable future, a future that is impossible due to the… Continue Reading→
How “green” is your church? How are you teaching, promoting and tending to the care and flourishing of God’s GOOD creation? Take the challenge of the Green Church Initiative and earn recognition at next year’s Annual Conference! Check out the Initiative and see how simple steps can make a big difference. Let’s dig in and… Continue Reading→
The Annual Conference theme this year is God’s Generosity in All Creation. Let us be both awed by God’s beautiful creation and also caring and protective of it.
Bishop Ward encourages each church to examine the ways they are now or can better care for God’s creation.
We are called to care for God’s creation, but we may be wondering what we should do and why. The Media Center offers DVD and book studies to explore a Christian response to God’s gift of creation. The NC Conference is also offering the following opportunities to become more educated and get involved. Bishop Ward… Continue Reading→
North Carolina Interfaith Power and Light (NCIPL) works with communities of faith across North Carolina to address climate change and to find practical, hope-filled solutions through education, outreach and advocacy. NCIPL provides concrete, practical ideas for making your congregation and your home more energy efficient and sustainable. NCIPL’s emPOWERed program is a free service to… Continue Reading→