Events from the community:
Wed05Feb202010:00am - 1:00pmTabernacle of Faith Baptist Church, Los Angeles
The faith community is accomplishing a great deal to reduce carbon emissions and care for Creation. Efforts for climate justice is crucial and must be a pivotal piece of climate solutions. This event will feature: green jobs fair with Homeboy Industries and GRID alternatives; a panel with faith and justice representatives; and resources for faith congregations and people of faith to include climate justice work in their sustainability efforts.
You will have the opportunity to meet and greet 12 students from Middlebury College in Vermont, where Bill McKibben, the head of 350.org teaches.
Mark McReynolds - Director, A-ROCHA Southern California
Jackie Badejo - Watts Environmental Justice Advocate
David Andrade - Workforce Training Specialist, GRID Alternatives, and featured in "Paris to Pittsburgh" documentary
Time: 10:00am - 1:30pm (panels at 10:00am; green jobs and booths at 11:30am)
Place: Tabernacle of Faith Baptist Church, 11328 S. Central Ave, Los Angeles, 90059
RSVP: - bit.ly/GreenJusticeFeb5
More info: Allis at (310) 752-3436; email@example.com
Wed05Feb20208:30 amSt. John's Presbyterian Church, Berkeley
Come to an evening of song, ceremony, preaching, prayer, and community with three prophetic changemakers working at the intersection of climate activism and spirituality. Features Rev. Dr. Ambrose Carroll of Green the Church; Rabbi Arthur Waskow of The Shalom Center; and Starhawk of Earth Activist Training. Come and be inspired!
Fri07Feb20203:30pm - 4:30pmMarknoll Community - Monrovia
Come to this event and be inspired by a tour of the sustainability work of the Maryknoll Sisters and pray for those affected by climate change locally and globally. You will have the opportunity to meet and greet 12 students from Middlebury College in Vermont, where Bill McKibben, the head of 350.org teaches. This will be a beautiful time together to celebrate and pray.
Location: Maryknoll Community - 340 Norumbega Dr, Monrovia, CA 91016
More info, contact Allis at (310) 752-3436 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Sat08Feb202010:00am - 2:00pmCongregational Church of San Mateo
Come to a special multi-faith climate event that will be held at the Congregational Church of San Mateo at 225 Tilton Ave on Saturday February 8 from 10 AM - 2 PM featuring Rev. Jim Antal, Special Advisor on Climate Justice to the President of the United Church of Christ.
Jim is the author of Climate Church, Climate World, a ground breaking book that outlines the steps churches and their individual members can take to address climate change. He will address the gathering as well as moderate a panel of local faith leaders in discussion. Attendees will participate in group breakout discussions on climate activism.
The cost to register is $15 per person which includes lunch and beverages (If you would like to attend but cannot afford the registration fee, please call Gary White at 650-346-1519). Sponsors of the event include Congregational Church of San Mateo, First Congregational Church Palo Alto, 350 Silicon Valley Direct Action, Extinction Rebellion San Mateo & attendees.
Congregational Church of San Mateo - 225 Tilton Avenue, San Mateo, 94401
Wed25Mar20201:00pm - 2:30pmOur Savior's Lutheran Church, Lafayette
"Solar Power for Non-Profits: How to Combine Solar & Federal Investment Tax Credit to Benefit Your Budget and the Environment." Learn how to implement solar energy at faith communities and other non-profit organizations. Topics will include:
**Case study of the 56.3-kilowatt solar system installed at Our Savior's Lutheran Church
**Financial benefits of solar, how to pay for a system, and why now is the time to act
**Meet partner organizations committeed to helping non-profits with solar
Our Savior's Lutheran Church is located at 1035 Carol Lane, Lafayette, CA
Presented by: Our Savior's Lutheran Church, Interfaith Climate Action Network of Contra Costa County, California Interfaith Power & Light, Collective Sun, and Sun Light & Power
Out of our love and care for our neighbors, and to stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus, we are marching online! CIPL invites you to share a photo of yourself with your climate march sign on social media during Faith Climate Action Week April 17-26 to continue bringing awareness to the climate crisis. Simply get a picture taken of you with your favorite march sign and post it to hashtag #FCAW.
For more information, click here.
Fri17Apr2020Sun26Apr2020Per your scheduleThe comfort of your home
In an arresting new documentary from the producers of Racing Extinction and Chasing Ice, environmental photographer James Balog captures the lives of everyday Americans on the front lines of climate change. With compassion and heart, "The Human Element" relays captivating stories from coast-to-coast, inspiring us to reevaluate our relationship with the natural world.
Thanks to a partnership with Earth Vision Film, Interfaith Power & Light is able to offer you this inspiring film. It’s a must see for people of faith concerned about the impact of climate change on human life in the United States.
To view the trailer, and download the discussion guide, click here.
To register to see the film, click here. Interfaith Power & Light will give you a unique password for which to view the film.
Sun19Apr20201:00 amFacebook Streaming
Across the country, caring people of every faith tradition are coming together to respond to the climate crisis. Hosted by Washington National Cathedral and Interfaith Power & Light.
Participating organizations in this service include: The Bhumi Project, Creation Justice Ministries, Dayenu, A Jewish Call to Climate Action, EcoSikh, GreenFaith, Interfaith Power & Light, Interfaith Power & Light of DC, Maryland, and Northern Virginia, LDS Earth Stewardship, One Earth Sangha, Unitarian Universalist Association, Unitarian Universalist Ministry for Earth, and Young Evangelicals for Climate Action.
This will be a memorable, inspiring and strengthening event. We look forward to being together!
NOTE: Time is 11:00am Pacific and 2:00pm Eastern.
This event will be streamed live through Facebook. Click here for more information and to register.