Category Archives: Action

Here is all our latest News, Actions, Media Releases and Reports.

Events: 50 green Christian events

On 3rd March 2014, the CEL Email Newsletter included a list of events for the next six months. Here is the list. The events are abbreviated from the longer descriptions on the whats-on page 3-9 Mar UK:- Climate Week in … Continue reading

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Green Ink : BBC Reporting Fails Climate Science

We all know the feeling. We’re listening to the radio or reading a newspaper, and suddenly we are overcome by heated righteous ire. An edited version of our thoughts could be something along the lines of : “They can’t possibly … Continue reading

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Do you know about the Church and Species Extinctions?

No, I am not blaming the church for species extinctions – not at all. I just wonder if you feel, like me, isn’t there more we should be doing, as Christians, to look after God’s beautiful world – his gift … Continue reading

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Cheltenham CEL Evening with Bishop David Atkinson: 21 March

“In wisdom God made all things”:  Some reflections on Psalm 104” O Lord, how manifold are thy works! In wisdom hast thou made them all: the earth is full of thy riches. So is this great and wide sea. (vv … Continue reading

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Top Tips for Green Lent Resources

Here are ideas sent in of Green resources useful for Lent. 1. Seven Weeks for Water The Ecumenical Water Network invites you to use this season of Lent to reflect on how we can be better stewards of God’s Creation … Continue reading

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Changing the direction of the wind

‘Politicians wet their fingers and see which way the wind is blowing at the time. You don’t change a nation by changing wet fingers. Nations are changed by changing the direction of the wind.’              … Continue reading

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Statement to the Church of England General Synod debating Environment on 12th February 2014

STATEMENT FOR GENERAL SYNOD A Rocha UK, Christian Aid, Christian Concern for One World, Christian Ecology Link, Climate Stewards, CTBI Environmental Issues Network, the John Ray Initaitive, Operation Noah, Progressio, the Quakers, the Speak Network and Tearfund are joining together … Continue reading

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Ash Dieback and Petition to Garden Centres

Explanation of the problem Letter to write to your garden centre Useful weblinks about the tree species and diseases- become familiar with them OPAL Tree Health Survey – for schools,  church groups and individuals to take part -and contribute your … Continue reading

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