A variety of events are listed in our community calendar below (local to global, in-person and virtual).  See our Connections Calls page for recordings of past conversations and support material.

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EcoActivist Testament Book Discussion Group

online (zoom or other) virtual/online, United States

EcoActivist Testament is H. Paul Santmire’s latest book, published in 2022. In it, the eminent Christian ecojustice activist and ecological theologian draws on his more than fifty years of responding to the ecological and social justice challenges of our era to give some personal insights and guidance to the Christian ecoactivist of today. This first-person

Free

Grassland Restoration in Texas – Making Old Things New Again

online (zoom or other) virtual/online, United States

Join Jeff Sargent of the Native Prairies Association of Texas to learn about grassland restoration in Texas. There are few better ways to demonstrate one’s care for creation than to nurture and restore the land. Jeff Sargent finally went from being a dutiful gardener to aligning his faith with his working career and taking a

Free

EcoActivist Testament Book Discussion Group

online (zoom or other) virtual/online, United States

EcoActivist Testament is H. Paul Santmire’s latest book, published in 2022. In it, the eminent Christian ecojustice activist and ecological theologian draws on his more than fifty years of responding to the ecological and social justice challenges of our era to give some personal insights and guidance to the Christian ecoactivist of today. This first-person

Free

EcoActivist Testament Book Discussion Group

online (zoom or other) virtual/online, United States

EcoActivist Testament is H. Paul Santmire’s latest book, published in 2022. In it, the eminent Christian ecojustice activist and ecological theologian draws on his more than fifty years of responding to the ecological and social justice challenges of our era to give some personal insights and guidance to the Christian ecoactivist of today. This first-person

Free

Outdoor Ecological Stations of the Cross

Holy Name Retreat Center 430 Bunker Hill Rd., Houston, TX, United States

Connect with God as revealed through creation at the Holy Name Passionist Retreat Center in this guided outdoor ecological stations of the cross, using the retreat center’s beautiful natural setting of the stations of the cross to stimulate prayer and reflection. While the Stations of the Cross are traditionally observed on Fridays in Lent, the

Free

EcoActivist Testament Book Discussion Group

online (zoom or other) virtual/online, United States

EcoActivist Testament is H. Paul Santmire’s latest book, published in 2022. In it, the eminent Christian ecojustice activist and ecological theologian draws on his more than fifty years of responding to the ecological and social justice challenges of our era to give some personal insights and guidance to the Christian ecoactivist of today. This first-person

Free

EcoActivist Testament Book Discussion Group

online (zoom or other) virtual/online, United States

EcoActivist Testament is H. Paul Santmire’s latest book, published in 2022. In it, the eminent Christian ecojustice activist and ecological theologian draws on his more than fifty years of responding to the ecological and social justice challenges of our era to give some personal insights and guidance to the Christian ecoactivist of today. This first-person

Free

From Dependence to Abundance: Reimaging Farmland Access

online (zoom or other) virtual/online, United States

Plant It Forward (PIF) is a non-profit farm support organization dedicated to creating economic opportunity for New Americans through urban and small-scale agriculture. Since 2011, PIF has supported the startup and growth of over 20 small farms, including two community farms and over a dozen urban farms. In this talk, Rachel Lockhart Folkerts, Interim President

Free

Outdoor Ecological Stations of the Cross

Holy Name Retreat Center 430 Bunker Hill Rd., Houston, TX, United States

Connect with God as revealed through creation at the Holy Name Passionist Retreat Center in this guided outdoor ecological stations of the cross, using the retreat center’s beautiful natural setting of the stations of the cross to stimulate prayer and reflection. While the Stations of the Cross are traditionally observed on Fridays in Lent, the

Free

Spring 2024 Interfaith Environmental Stewardship Event

Willow Waterhole Greenspace 5300 Dryad Dr., Houston, TX

Calling people of all faiths or no faith at all in Houston to care for our shared environment during Earth Month! We will engage in hands-on environmental stewardship at the Willow Waterhole Conservation Reserve, including weeding, cleaning up the park and more. This event will offer activities for all ages and skill levels. Meet at

Free

Native Plants and Prairies

online (zoom or other) virtual/online, United States

In the past 10 years, Houston has experienced a prairie renaissance, including the building of dozens of prominent pocket prairies on school and university campuses. These native plantings are used as both teaching tools and as resilience infrastructure. Join Della Barbato, of the Native Prairies Association of Texas, as she discusses the importance and ecosystem

Free

Restoration, Renewal & Regeneration

online (zoom or other) virtual/online, United States

Restoration and Renewal are somewhat synonymous activities, and Regeneration in the case of nature seems to occur when damage ceases and nature can then continue its process. Here on Earth, with our modern civilization that is now so huge that it has such a significant effect on nature, scientists are sounding the alarm and people

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