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Plastic Free in Your Congregation

jackie, October 15, 2018

It’s not too late to participate in the #PlasticFreeChallenge!   Below are a few ideas for your place of worship this October.    Have a coffee talk after your service? Try eliminating plastic plates, cups, and silverware one week! Create a sign about why you’re doing this to educate members of your congregation.   Create a… Read more »

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Energy Activity for Children

jackie, October 8, 2018

Looking for an activity to teach younger children about energy use? Adapt this simple lesson plan for your place of worship. Also, check out the FACS Handbook for more information and ideas about energy!   Energy There are two types of energy, renewable and non-renewable. Can you guess the sources of renewable energy? Renewable energy includes wind,… Read more »

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A Prayer for Climate Action

genlack-dev, September 28, 2018

  Looking for a prayer to read at your service? Consider this prayer written by Rabbi Arthur Waskow, of The Shalom Center, in honor of Yom Kippur and following the aftermath of Hurricane Florence. This prayer was read by Rev. Dr. Jean Wright at the Virginia Climate Crisis Forum.   The prayer, adapted, is entitled:… Read more »