Category Archives: Climate change

Bright Lights (July/August 2016)

Bluff Park United Methodist Church Holds Climate Justice Forum The United Methodist Women group at Bluff Park United Methodist Church in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday is holding a public forum on the topic of climate justice. Christ United Methodist Church … Continue reading

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How to Use This Issue (April 2016)

When my kids were little, one of our favorite story collections was Frog and Toad. In one story, Toad receives seeds from Frog and is surprised when they don’t immediately grow. Frog tells Toad, “Leave them alone for a few … Continue reading

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From the President (April 2016)

Let’s Do Our Part And when they had eaten their fill, he told his disciples, “Gather up the leftover fragments, that nothing may be lost.” John 6:12 (ESV) One of my lines at Assembly 2014 in Louisville, Kentucky, was to … Continue reading

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From the Editor (April 2016)

This issue of response focuses on climate justice and supplements the 2016 United Methodist Women mission study Climate Justice: A Call to Hope and Action edited by Pat Watkins. In the cold of winter you’ve likely heard someone joke, “Where’s … Continue reading

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NEW: United Methodist Women Carbon Fund

Attending Assembly? Thinking about the carbon footprint you’ll leave getting there? When you register for Assembly 2104, consider giving to the United Methodist Women Carbon Fund! You’ll find this option on the Assembly registration page. Proceeds will finance projects that permanently … Continue reading

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response: Caring for Creation (March 2013)

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Caring for Creation: Deaconess and Home Missioner Ministries With the Environment by Myka Kennedy Stephens A woman sits by the pond during an Advent retreat at Turtle Rock Farm. Photo by Pat Hoerth. About…

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Climate Change and the Church

I have set before you life and death, blessing and cursing. Therefore choose life, that both thou and thy seed may live. Deuteronomy 30:19 Especially when it comes to the environment, as a society are we choosing life, or death? David … Continue reading

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