Climate Action for Earth Day

creation care sermonFaith leaders around the country are speaking up and taking action on climate change this Earth Month! Earth Ministry/Washington Interfaith Power & Light is proud to be participating in two national initiatives to bring attention to one of the most important moral issues of our time.

Faith Climate Action Week – April 15-24
Faith Climate Action Week is Interfaith Power & Light’s campaign for climate healing and action, and is now a whole week of activities in celebration around Earth Day. Now in its seventh year, Faith Climate Action Week has reached close to 2 million people with more than 5,000 climate and Earth stewardship sermons and talks nationwide. Join us at one of the events scheduled in Washington, or host your own.
Faith Climate Action Week – Washington State events

Keep it in the Ground – April 24
At the same time, the United Church of Christ is hosting a denomination-wide climate preach-in on April 24 (Earth Sunday) called Keep it in the Ground. Focused on keeping climate-changing fossil fuels in the ground where they belong, the UCC’s preach-in invites congregations to renew and re-imagine their relationship to all God’s creation. Sermon resources, hymn ideas, and inspiration are provided online – sign up today.
UCC Keep it in the Ground climate preach-in