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Lutheranism/Socialism Part II

online (zoom or other) NA, NA

Join us for part II of last September’s popular Lutheranism/socialism seminar. Moving deeper into the overlap between Lutheranism and Socialism, this seminar will speak more in depth to how pillars of Lutheran theology - theology of the cross, grace, sin, the priesthood of all believers, etc... - line up with

Recurring

The Path of Hope: A Study on Climate Action for Faith Communities

online (zoom or other) NA, NA

You are invited to join an online discussion series built around 15-minute videos featuring interviews with US faith leaders, representatives of climate-impacted communities from the global South, and presentations by UN officials and other experts. The videos walk viewers through four key climate policy issues that intersect with universal faith

Free

Carbon Fee & Dividend: What’s Justice Got to Do with It?

online (zoom or other) NA, NA

Members of Citizen's Climate Lobby explain the ins and outs of carbon fee & dividend as an economic policy tool to address climate change. Learn about the positive impact not only on the environment, but also on jobs, the economy, and human health. And, carbon fee & dividend has been

Free

The Earth Sings Beauty – A concert by the National Lutheran Choir

St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church 900 Stillwater Road, Mahtomedi, MN

The National Lutheran Choir's 2021-2022 season will culminate at The Earth Sings Beauty featuring the world premiere of Lament of the Earth, the Dale Warland Singers Commission Award-winning new work with music by Steve Heitzeg and text by Susan Palo Cherwien. Scored for choir, soloist, percussion, and strings, and featuring

$35
Recurring

The Path of Hope: A Study on Climate Action for Faith Communities

online (zoom or other) NA, NA

You are invited to join an online discussion series built around 15-minute videos featuring interviews with US faith leaders, representatives of climate-impacted communities from the global South, and presentations by UN officials and other experts. The videos walk viewers through four key climate policy issues that intersect with universal faith

Free
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The Path of Hope: A Study on Climate Action for Faith Communities

online (zoom or other) NA, NA

You are invited to join an online discussion series built around 15-minute videos featuring interviews with US faith leaders, representatives of climate-impacted communities from the global South, and presentations by UN officials and other experts. The videos walk viewers through four key climate policy issues that intersect with universal faith

Free

Guided Firefly Hike & Prayer with Eyes Wide Open

Armand Bayou Nature Center 8500 Bay Area Blvd., Pasadena, TX

You are invited to join a private two-hour guided firefly hike and practice of a spiritual discipline, prayer with eyes wide open. Come enjoy the sights and sounds of the prairie, forest, and bayou at night, and see the mating dance of fireflies, as a spiritual experience! You'll also learn

Free

Eco Preacher Workshop

online (zoom or other) NA, NA

Please contact nicole@thebtscenter.org if you are in need of a scholarship. In these times of accelerating climate change and devastating losses, we need spiritual leadership that is strong enough to speak prophetically to the challenges at hand, yet tender and nuanced enough to allow the message to resonate. Those of

$25.00

Carbon Dividend Programs: Updates and Conversations

online (zoom or other) NA, NA

Citizens’ Climate Lobby (CCL)—a nonprofit, nonpartisan, grassroots advocacy climate change organization focused on national policies to address the climate crisis—currently fields 14 faith-based teams, including one for the ELCA. Come hear the co-leaders of the Lutheran Action Team with an update on their first year’s accomplishments and their second year

IPL’s Faithful Voter Reflection Guide – A Conversation

online (zoom or other) NA, NA

Every election year is significant, and 2022 is certainly no exception. The outcome will impact our nation’s response to climate change for years to come. As people of faith and conscience across the country, we believe elections are a referendum on the values that will shape our future. Voting is

Free

Summer Solstice Webinar: Solar Certified Cool Congregations

online (zoom or other) NA, NA

Join us for our Summer Solstice Webinar on June 21 to hear how the latest national Solar Certified Cool Congregations reduced their carbon footprint, and get inspired to cut the carbon at your house of worship. What better way to celebrate the summer solstice than to be inspired by congregations

Conversation with the Author: Ron Rude

online (zoom or other) NA, NA

Join us in conversation with Pastor Zach Parris (AKA- The Vinyl Preacher) as he speaks with Pastor Ron Rude about his recent book: Amending Christianity: The Natural Sciences as a Window into Grounded Faith and Sustainable Living. REGISTER (click) NOW and save the Zoom Link info to your calendar! You