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CHURCHES URGED TO DECLARE A CLIMATE EMERGENCY

PRESS RELEASE

CHURCHES URGED TO DECLARE A CLIMATE EMERGENCY
in light of scientific warnings and political failure

  • UK charity Green Christian is calling on the governing bodies of churches in the UK and worldwide to ‘tell the truth about climate change’ by declaring a Climate Emergency
  • The churches will join a worldwide movement,

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Watch this : Fossil Free Future

Isaac Harvey, a member of URC Youth and award-winning vlogger, has just released this short film:
Film – For the Love of Our Planet:Fossil Free Future

The film urges the United Reformed Church to divest from fossil fuels, communicating the power of local action as well as the severe impacts of climate change already experienced in Bangladesh.

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Signs of Hope – Book now for GC W/E 22-25 Nov 2019

Signs of Hope – a Green Weekend.
at Launde Abbey, on the borders of Leicestershire and Rutland.
Friday 22nd November to Sunday 25th November 2019

As we now face possible environmental and ecological disaster we need to find reasons for hope, not only through our spiritual resources in worship,

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Lamentation Prayers

The following prayers are particularly appropriate as lamentations:

 

A Light Landing

Luke 12.22-34

Creator Spirit
out of nothingness
no thingness
a cosmos of intricate harmony
and elegant balance emerged.

How is it that we can walk past butterfly wings –
our minds filled with weightier matters –
and not drop to our knees
in reverie?

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Prayer Resource Books – a list

Here are prayer resources which some GC members have found particularly helpful:

 

Creationtide resources – there is so much on the internet from many church traditions. Here is the one from the C of E – https://creationtide.com/

 

GC Way of Life Companions’ ‘Liturgy of Commitment’ which has been provided to all Companions and which can be said at any time,

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Way Talk

Get a feel for how others are experiencing the Way of Life
Give us your feedback and comments in the box below or if you would like to know more about the Green Christian Way of Life Community please contact georgedow@greenchristian.org.uk

 

The third Way of Life talk by Euan

 

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Prayer – Psalm 4 – updated for consumerism and climate change

Prayers based on Psalms, with “the enemy” being climate change or “the powers that be” that are causing it – by Ruth Jarman

A prayer based on Psalm 4 by Ruth Jarman

“Answer me when I call to you,
O my righteous God.

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The Big Invisible Clock

This is a Libretto I saw performed last night by Lola Perrin. I don’t normally do my own posts for Green Christian, I do the technical stuff and put up other people’s posts. I don’t normally go to out to hear music, but I met Lola when I gave a talk at for Action on Climate Change in Chipping Barnet.

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