Past Events

August 7, 2020
Join us in these Global Prayer Services every first Friday of the month to hear creation’s song, creation’s cry, and creation’s invitation. Throughout these prayer services we will have a guest's reflection, scripture reading and prayers of the faithful. We will be featuring one region per month: August will be hosted by Africa! We look...
August 5, 2020
Come Hell or High Water: The Battle for Turkey Creek follows the painful but inspiring journey of Derrick Evans, a Boston teacher who moves home to coastal Mississippi when the graves of his ancestors are bulldozed to make way for the sprawling city of Gulfport. Over the course of a decade, Derrick and his neighbors stand up to powerful...
August 4, 2020
Join us on August 4, 2020, from noon to 1 p.m. CDT for our virtual conversation on A Sustainable Chicago for All. Sustainability is a clear priority for Chicagoland residents, however, the benefits of sustainability initiatives are not equitably distributed. With help from a team of experts, we will explore how we build a more inclusive and...
August 4, 2020
The next installment of the World Council of Churches webinar series, "Churches on the Road to an Economy of Life and Ecological Justice," will happen at 8 a.m. EDT Aug. 4, focused on "Confessing for just and sustainable consumption." The webinar is free and you can ...
July 29, 2020
Join YECA for a webinar featuring 3 leaders in Pennsylvania, California, and Connecticut who are taking climate action as part of their faith!
July 28, 2020
Please join us Tuesday, July 28, for an ELPC Thinks webinar with Representative Cheri Bustos (IL-17). Congresswoman Bustos will discuss the new report from the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis and how many of the policies will position agriculture at the forefront of combating climate change and help rural America take advantage of...
July 28, 2020
We will delve into ways you can actively participate in caring for our common home. With our friends, Shantha Ready Alonso and Annika Harley from Creation Justice Ministries, we will explore how to become a better advocate in response to the cries of the earth and the cries of impoverished people. 
July 23, 2020
Climate change is hurting communities here in America and around the world. As Christians, we are called to love our neighbors and defend life. Please join us for a discussion about climate science to learn more about this important issue! We will be hearing from Dr. Katharine Hayhoe, a Christian climate scientist from Texas!
July 22, 2020
Join us for a discussion with two leading health experts: Dr. Phil Landrigan and Dr. Bruce Bekkar!
July 22, 2020
Join us as we welcome Tykee James and Corina Newsome, leaders in the Black Birding movement, who will guide us as we begin the important conversation about the spiritual wisdom that nature has to offer in this significant cultural moment. 
July 21, 2020
As Christians, we are called to be good stewards of God's creation and our resources. Join us for a discussion featuring two ministry leaders who are working hard to steward creation and conserve energy!
July 21, 2020
On July 21, Bloomberg will convene a virtual event to mark the launch of the inaugural issue of the Bloomberg Green Magazine, a collector’s volume of premier climate journalism. The event will highlight some of the top features from...
July 17, 2020
Choose from dozens of events around the country, in person and virtual, marking the seventh annual Latino Conservation Week. 
July 14, 2020
Join us on July 14 from noon to 1 p.m. CDT for our virtual conversation on the Urgency of Climate Action. We are in an important moment where a public health pandemic has demonstrated the value of science-based policy and the interconnectedness of our world. The fragility of our social infrastructure, visible at this moment, is also a challenge...
July 13, 2020
Common Home, Common Ground These webinars are part of our Common Home, Common Ground series. We’ve brought together all the aspects of our public engagement to bring you a really exciting series of interactive and free to access webinars, from May to July 2020. We wanted to create a space where people can come together, or continue, to have...
July 7, 2020
At 6:30 p.m. MDT on Wednesday, June 17 or Tuesday, July 7, join the Idaho Conservation League’s Energy Associate Ben Otto to learn how you can take action and become a "climate hero." If you’re passionate about combating climate change, growing Idaho’s economy, and protecting our air quality, you can join ICL’s "Climate Hero Workshop...
July 7, 2020
In this vital event we will be reflecting on white privilege, a history of institutionalised racism in the church & the racial lens through which we view climate change & plan action. #BlackLivesMatter
July 5, 2020
Join us for a powerful event hosted by the 90+ groups of the Stop The Money Pipeline Coalition. Let's get together virtually to watch and discuss this award-winning documentary with the filmmakers, protagonists and key-leaders of the Divestment Movement.
June 22, 2020
Drawdown & Green Teams For an exploration of the concepts of DRAWDOWN, the world's leading resource for climate solutions, and discussions on establishment, support and collaborative opportunities for congregational Green Teams. 
June 20, 2020
Like the COVID-19, the climate crisis challenges humanity to a radical transformation: spiritual, moral, social, economic, and political. We, Franciscans...
June 19, 2020
This Equity and Environmental Justice for All event will highlight the continual fight for racial justice, specifically, environmental injustices in the African American community. Our goal is to generate solutions through conversation that discusses how air pollution, climate change, and COVID impacts the African American community, and what...
June 17, 2020
Through the summer of 2020,  Dr. Sara Via  will present a series of six webinars on regenerative strategies for agriculture, gardening and landscaping, and the impact of climate change.  The webinars will be held at two-week intervals, starting at 3:30 pm on June 17 and continuing until August 26. Pre-registration is required. ...
June 5, 2020
With guest speaker Dr. Tshikendwa Matadi, SJ and Makasa Chikwamo, SJ
June 5, 2020
Join us in prayer to hear creation’s song, creation’s cry, and creation’s invitation. Through out these 30 minutes prayer services we will have a guest's reflection, scripture reading, prayers of the faithful and 15 extra minutes if you want to stay and mingle.
June 5, 2020
World Environment Day has been celebrated every year on June 5 since 1974, engaging governments,...