Climate Change, COP26 starts & resources for churches
How are you feeling as we head towards the important Climate Conference COP 26 in Glasgow in November?
Some of you may be hopeful, some may be cynical or even disinterested. But, as God's people, we are called to bring hope and to work for justice and care for God's creation. And how can we do this?
Here in Bristol we have some incredible examples of community action, some of them captured in 17 easy to watch 1 min films
Be inspired as to how each of us can join in and be part of a movement for change.
We've all seen the human suffering and nature degradation that is escalating. Let's be part of the solution to prevent this - in our homes, in our churches and in our communities - and bring social and environmental transformation.
Jenny Foster, Global Goals Centre (Bristol)
What can we do?
THREE THINGS THAT CHURCH LEADERS CAN DO RIGHT NOW
1. Register your Climate Sunday Services
2. Cut emissions from your church checklist
3. Join the ARochaUK’ Eco Church movement
THREE THINGS THAT CONGREGATIONS CAN DO RIGHT NOW
1. Hold a Climate Change Service / event
2. Form an eco group
in your church or at your midweek homegroup
3. Join The Global Goals Centre
in Bristol in their Bristol 17 Campaign
THREE THINGS THAT YOU CAN DO RIGHT NOW
1. Stay informed. Here’s a list of Christian climate change groups
2. Write to your MP
: tips from The Climate Coalition.
3. Try the Climate Stewards’ Carbon Footprint offsetter
An urgent COP26 message from Limmy
Check out this great arocha.org.uk
video from Limmy who shares why people should be involved and engaged in climate change issues.
Its a great 4 min video!
Our COP26 video for churches & social media
Posted: October 2021