Climate, Creation, Economy, Social Justice, Transforming the World

No Excuses: Solar On Every Church-Guest Post By Deacon Wil Ranney

Is there anyone out there that still needs to be convinced of the devastating effect that climate change has on the world's poor? Is there anyone out there that still needs to be convinced that people (we) are creating the problem? Is there anyone out there not convicted by Scripture to be good stewards of the… Continue reading No Excuses: Solar On Every Church-Guest Post By Deacon Wil Ranney

Central Iowa, Climate, Compassion, East Central Iowa, Economy, Health, Mission, North Central Iowa, Northeast District, Social Action, Social Justice, Solidarity, Transforming the World, Whole Community

Iowa Storm Response

With reports of severe weather rolling in every day, I wanted to share this update from Rev. Catie Newman, Disaster Response Coordinator of Iowa. Click these links for a report on the damages in Iowa June 16 and June 18 . For contact information and information on how your faith community can best respond: Suggested Action Steps… Continue reading Iowa Storm Response

Agricultural Community, Climate, Compassion, Creation, Economy, Mission, Poverty, Social Action, Social Justice, Solidarity

Climate Justice

-Isaiah 58:6-12 In the Spring of 2009, a friend and I walked into the Federal Building in Des Moines, IA with two copies of a petition urging our Senators to support comprehensive energy reform related to carbon emissions at the the UN Climate Summit in Copenhagen which was scheduled for later in the year. Our… Continue reading Climate Justice