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What’s On

1. National GC Events; 2. Events with GC input; 3. Long list of events of all organisations
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1. NATIONAL GREEN CHRISTIAN EVENTS

Wed 7 Oct 7pm. Green Christian workshop “Sitting among the ashes” with Andii Bowsher Register

Wed 21 Oct: Green Christian workshop: Green Discipleship: Knowing your carbon footprint and doing something about it with Adrian Frost of Climate Stewards. Register

23-25 Oct: Green Christian (Online) Festival

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23 Oct: GC Annual Members’ Meeting: The Meeting (formerly planned for 7 Nov in London) will now take place by Zoom on 23 Oct at 5pm

1 Nov: Start of the third running of the GC Seven Session Radical Presence course: Sundays 7pm

Wed 4 Nov 7pm Green Christian workshop Developing communication approaches for Green issues with Staffan Engstrom, who has worked with many different organisations on strategy development for over 20 years. Register

Spring 2021: Colchester: Green Christian on the Road



2. EVENTS WITH A GC INPUT, OR A LOCAL GC EVENT

Tuesdays and Thursdays in August: Radical Presence: Set of 7 Discussion Groups by Zoom organised by Green Christian

19 Sept: 1-3pm: A faith response to the climate emergency – with Ruth Jarman and Deirdre Munroe of Green Christian and Melanie Nazareth of Christian Climate Action – online. £10.

Sat 26 Sept: As part of Bradford Cathedral EcoExtravaganza:
2.30pm Green Christian and its programmes
3:30pm Green Christian: A taster for Radical Presence



3. EVENTS OF ALL ORGANISATIONS

1 Sept – 4 Oct: Creation Time /Season of Creation. See our new post on Season of Creation .

Visit the Season of Creation website and tell them if you are planning to organise and event. Green Christian has just signed up as a partner of Season of Creation. The suggested theme for 2020 is “Jubilee for the Earth: New Rhythms, New Hope”

Thursday lunchtimes Sept to mid Oct: – online meetings intended to build knowledge and understanding within the climate movement of the history of the UN climate negotiations, how they work, what issues are up for negotiation etc. Register here: See also: COP26 Coalition’s newsletter

19 Sept: 1-3pm: A faith response to the climate emergency – with Ruth Jarman and Deirdre Munroe of Green Christian and Melanie Nazareth of Christian Climate Action – online. £10.

Open Farm Sunday

22 Sept: 7.30pm. Jesuit Missions are holding a seminar titled ‘Beauty, Justice and Hope in the Amazon’ which will be feature speakers with first-hand experience of what is going on in the Amazon and its impact both on the climate and those who live there. You can sign up here.

24-27 Sept : Bradford Cathedral Eco-Extravaganza: It will feature a keynote event each day as well as pre-recorded videos scheduled up across the weekend which can be watched live or later via the cathedral’s website, social media channels or YouTube. See the exciting line up of events here – You can book for individual events too and set reminders for when they are on. Of special interest is
Sat 26 Sept: 2.30pm Green Christian and its programmes
Sat 26: 3:30pm Green Christian: A taster for Radical Presence

4 Oct: World Animals Day Mission:- To raise the status of animals in order to improve welfare standards around the globe.

Wed 7 Oct 7pm. Green Christian workshop “Sitting among the ashes” with Andii Bowsher Register

As someone who has long lived with some degree of eco anxiety and climate grief, Andii Bowsher is concerned that we learn together to handle them as well as can be and to support one another in it. As Christians, liturgy and ritual have a part to play in this for ourselves and shared with others, this is a discussion on their role, and how they can help …

10 Oct: Online conferenceWorking Together to Net Zero” 10:00-16:00 Hosted by All Saints Church Leighton Buzzard and the Diocese of St Albans and A Rocha. An online conference for churches of all denominations to learn how Eco Church can help them cut their carbon and care for creation. Keynote speakers, Workshops and Networking.  £5 donation to A Rocha UK More details and booking on Eventbrite 

23-25 Oct: Green Christian (Online) Festival: Open to all.

23 Oct GC Annual Members’ Meeting: The Meeting (formerly planned for 7 November in London) will now take place by Zoom on 23 October.

24-30 Oct: Ethical Consumer Week -Exploring the role of ethical production and consumption in building more resilient communities. Run by the Ethical Consumer Magazine-  a week of online panels, workshops, and virtual tours.

24- 30th Oct: ECCR is hosting ‘Restoring Hope‘, a series of online events, run during Good Money Week (24th – 30th October) exploring the connections between faith and finance. See the programme Speakers include Justin Thacker, Ruth Valerio, Rohan Williams

1 Nov: Start of the third running of the GC Seven Session Radical Presence course: Sundays 7pm

Wed 4 Nov 7pm Green Christian workshop Developing communication approaches for Green issues with Staffan Engstrom, who has worked with many different organisations on strategy development for over 20 years. Register

2021

Spring 2021: Colchester: Green Christian on the Road: 10am to 4pm. St Stephen’s Church, Canterbury Road, Colchester, Essex CO2 7RY. Programme details later.

23-25 July: The Hayes Conference Centre, Swanwick: The 2020 Annual Justice and Peace Conference-conference (or a form of it) has been postponed till 2021 – Related to – Action for Life on Earth’ includes GC members running workshops –

27-30 Aug 2021; Green Christian stall at Greenbelt

Some dates for prayer and action collated by Christian Concern for One Wo-rld

www.projectbritain.com/calendar/
national-awareness-days.com

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