November 2018

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Congregation Spotlight – St. John Neumann

meg, November 29, 2018

St. John Neumann is a leading sustainable congregation in Northern Virginia! Their Care for Our Common Home ministry has had significant impact in both their congregation and the community. They were certified as a “cool congregation” based on their reduction in energy consumption and carbon emissions (28% reduction in energy use and a 29% reduction in greenhouse gas… Read more »

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Congregation Spotlight – Herndon Friends Meeting

meg, November 29, 2018

Herndon Friends Meeting was looking to make their property a sanctuary for its non-human residents. At the same time, the landscaping at their place of worship needed updating as the foundation shrubs were overgrown and starting to die back from over-trimming. With a dedicated landscaping committee, members of Herndon Friends Meeting quickly learned how to… Read more »

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Be in the Know About Climate News!

meg, November 26, 2018

Many organizations send out monthly newsletters with reports on various environmental concerns and actions across the country and in Northern Virginia. These communications can help your Green Team stay up to date on reports, articles and events.   Blessed Tomorrow: Caring for Creation Today   GreenFaith   Interfaith Power and Light DMV   Yale Program… Read more »

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Art and Environment

meg, November 12, 2018

Looking for images to inspire thought and discussion at your Green Team meeting? Print out copies and bring them to your next meeting. You can also ask that one image be shared in your weekly bulletin or online congregation newsletter! Scroll through the images below and click on the images to find out the artist… Read more »