Saturday, February 1st from 7:00pm – 10:00pm at Waverly Heights UCC we are having a fabulous fundraiser while dancing the night away! All ages welcome. Come and engage Practice #7 and restore balance through fun and community.
Any person or organization is welcome to start their own Carbon Garden and take a role in this emerging movement. This is one way in which you can engage in our Community Carbon initiative and make a difference right in your backyard.
This month, we are going to be exploring with our network of courageous and grounded spiritual leaders how we best honor and feel the grief, anger, and fear that are normal and healthy responses to living in a time of climate crisis.
Introducing Allie Knofczynski our new Communications Intern! Since I’m sure you’ll soon see a lot of my work around this neck of the woods, it’s about time that I formally introduce myself and share my gratitude for becoming a member
Kristin Ohlson, author of The Soil Will Save Us, shares the story of the remarkable partnership between plants and creatures in the soil. Discover the unsung heroes in the dirt beneath our feet and the role that they can play,
Our Earth is in serious trouble and more than 11,000 scientists worldwide made that clear earlier this week when they released a report saying we are facing a “climate emergency.” Politicians, business representatives, and people in general have talked a
From the Community Carbon Team at St. Andrew Lutheran Church in Beaverton, OR In two months, St. Andrew’s Community Carbon team has visited nine suburban yards to collect baseline data on the potential for increasing carbon sequestration and carbon storage
Kateri Boucher – EcoFaith Recovery Practicum Intern Preaching at Day House, Aug. 11, 2019 Lectionary: Luke 12: 32-48 Hebrews 11: 1-2, 8-19 Wisdom 18: 6-9 Some of you may have heard the story about the man who was being chased
Our surveying process is ongoing. Our first survey was in the yard of Steve and Pat Christiansen. We measured the area of several mulch-covered beds to estimate the amount of carbon in the soil of those beds. The carbon in
In advance of the next court appearance of the Juliana youth plaintiffs who are suing the government for a national climate recovery plan, Pastor Mark Brocker of St. Andrew Lutheran Church in Beaverton, Oregon offered the following sermon on Sunday,
Tommy Navarre is a high school senior who will soon be graduating from Sunset High School in Beaverton, Oregon. He was a member of St. Andrew Lutheran Church in Beaverton where he has served on the Eco-Reformation team that helped
Dear EcoFaith friends, I arrived feeling crappy, achey, not excited at all, frankly, to be setting up our EcoFaith meeting at Augustana Lutheran last Saturday morning. Solveig was there to do it with me. I hugged her more limply than
There is no single way to be a leader in EcoFaith Recovery. Different leaders from different contexts living in different parts of the country choose to live out their faith in the public arena in different ways. Rev. Janet Parker,