Local Projects: Plainsong Farm & Ministry, Rockford, Michigan

This week’s ECN local-project spotlight features Plainsong Farms & Ministry, “a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) farm and ministry located just outside of Rockford, Michigan.” Share on Facebook In 2017, the Episcopal Church approved 44 Stewardship of Creation grants for local ministries. Every Thursday, to help highlight the exciting work happening across the Body of Christ... Continue Reading →

Advertisements

Local Projects: St. Mark’s & St. John’s, Rochester, NY

This week’s ECN local-project spotlight features the E.D.E.N. Garden of St. Mark’s and St. John’s Episcopal Church in Rochester, NY. Here is a church that has “mowed grass, picked up trash, pulled weeds, spread compost, handed out food, anointed those who sought healing, danced with our kids, watched the sun go down on the front steps with... Continue Reading →

Local Projects: Grace Church, Charlottesville

This week’s ECN local-project spotlight features Grace Church in the Diocese of Virginia! Share on Facebook Last year, the Episcopal Church approved 44 Stewardship of Creation grants for local projects, including many great ideas that your parish or diocese could do too. Every Thursday, to help highlight the exciting work happening across God's church and... Continue Reading →

Local Projects: Kivalina Epiphany Church, Alaska

This week’s ECN local project spotlight features Kivalina Epiphany Church in the Diocese of Alaska. Kivalina is connecting with the Dioceses of Olympia, Oregon, and California to build awareness of climate justice, build relationships, and develop videos of their presentations. Share on Facebook The Episcopal Church has approved 44 Stewardship of Creation grants for local... Continue Reading →

Diocese of Spokane Passes Climate-Change Resolution, Calls for Planting of “Paris Groves”

On Saturday, October 20, delegates to the annual convention of the Episcopal Diocese of Spokane took action against climate change, overwhelmingly passing resolution "2018-21 Environmental Stewardship" and calling for the planting of local "Paris Groves." The Spokane resolution was inspired by an earlier resolution passed this summer by General Convention, the governing body of the Episcopal... Continue Reading →

Climate Change Announced as Theme for the Diocese of Upper South Carolina’s Annual Convention

Each year, the Episcopal Diocese of Upper South Carolina's annual convention includes a "Leadership Day" of keynote speakers and breakout sessions. This year, Bishop W. Andrew Waldo announced on October 17,  Leadership Day will focus on climate change and environmental stewardship. "As Christians," Bishop Waldo said in a YouTube video, "we need to take care of what God... Continue Reading →

Create a website or blog at WordPress.com

Up ↑