Climate Change, Climate Justice, Climate Action: The basics for churches

January 13, 2023 | by Sharon Delgado

Climate Change, Climate Justice, Climate Action: The basics for churches


The Cal-Nevada Climate Justice Ministries Task Force will present a series of 6 webinars about the implications of climate change entitled  Climate Change, Climate Justice, Climate Action: The basics for churches.

The first in the series, Climate Change: What is at stake?,  was presented live on Thursday January 19th, and the recording will be available on the task force's Youtube channel soon. The session covered the basics of global heating and extreme weather, scientific projections, how high the stakes are, impacts on our churches and ministries, and the implications for future generations. 

Webinars will be held every two weeks on Thursday evenings at 6:30 p.m. PT from January 19th through March 30th. Upcoming sessions include:
 
January 19       1. Climate Change: What is at Stake?
February 2       2. Climate Justice: Who is Most Impacted? 
February 16     3. Climate Action: What Can We Do? 
March 2           4. Climate Action: Comparing Policy Solutions 
March 16         5. Climate Justice: A Global Movement 
March 30         6. Climate Action: The Role of the Church
 
Each session will include prayer, reflection, education, discussion, and suggestions for advocacy and action. This online webinar series is being organized by elders Andrew Bear and Sharon Delgado, longtime climate leaders, and will be recorded and posted on the task force's Youtube channel.

Each of the webinars will have the same zoom information to connect:

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Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kwvKSC7gG

Email climatejustice@cnumc.org for details and more information.  


Rev. Sharon Elizabeth Delgado is a retired elder and serves as chair of the Climate Justice committee within the Advocacy and Justice Mission Focus Area.