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We are in a climate and ecological emergency. Read on to see how Green Christian is responding.

Could you make prayer flags at your church? – GCOTR report for Manchester

by Judith Allinson:

A report on the Green Christian’s sixth “On the Road Together Meeting” held at Manchester on Sat 14 September.

40 (plus) people (including helpers from the local church) attended this day conference  held at the Dandelion Community (URC church), Wythenshawe.

Local leaders Revd Kate Gray (URC) and Revd John Hughes (Anglican) were key organisers.

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Support the Global Climate Strike

‘Let no one despise your youth’

The young people around the world who have been walking out of school to protest the inaction on climate have a question for us adults: will you support us in our call for action on the climate emergency?

They are calling for all people to join them on the streets on Friday 20 Sept.

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How do you feel about Climate Change? – and How to make Prayer Flags

How are you feeling about climate change?

‘The more we can acknowledge openly and explicitly how we’re feeling about what’s going on, the more we can quickly free up a lot of that energy to be strategic, creative – all of the capacities we’re needing to unleash right now.’

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How to support the Faith Bridge

Guest post by Ruth Jarman, founder member of Christian Climate Action

A year ago, the head of the UN said, ‘if we do not change course by 2020, we risk missing the point where we can avoid runaway climate change.’ Since then we have had two major reports on biodiversity and two major reports on climate change,

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GC Notes from Greenbelt 2019

Hanging washing line for prayer flags

Here are pictures taken at the Green Christian Greenbelt Stall yesterday (24 August). If you are at Greenbelt, come and visit

Come to the Green Christian Stall at Greenbelt

Prayer flag activity. How are you feeling.. then pick a colour that describes that feeling a write word,

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Supporting Steve Melia

By Tony Emerson

Some of you will remember the transport session that Steve did for us on the Green Christian/CEL ecocell programme, back in January 2013.  Steve is a lecturer in transport at UWE in Bristol, and a staunch advocate of sustainable transport. 

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Send a letter to the new Prime Minister about the climate emergency TODAY

On 24th July the UK will have a new prime minister. Please write to him – an actual hand written letter – and let him know that there is no more time to lose. I am not asking you to block a road or chain yourself to a fence,

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CHRISTIAN ETHICS, CLIMATE EMERGENCY AND NONVIOLENT DIRECT ACTION

On June 9th 2019, the group Ethicists Without Borders (EWB) published a statement about Christian ethics, the climate emergency and nonviolent direct action.

They say:

‘We are in the midst of a planetary mass extinction event, driven by human actions and sustained by unjust social structures and political institutions.

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