This essay is a (slightly) longer version of the back-page GRID Magazine article (June 2016) entitled Web of Life, and is reprinted here with permission of the author, Jane Dugdale. Our thanks to Jane, and to GRID for reaching out! I think of myself as a pretty savvy environmentalist. After I read Paul Ehrlich’s Population … Continue reading REFLECTION: How Getting to Zero as a congregation changed me personally
Check back here for a one-a-day series of actions and solutions from now until 12/11. A BHAG is a Big, Hairy Audacious Goal (pronounced “bee-hag”) Pretty great, right? Read on for Central Baptist Church’s story of dropping BELOW zero, including member transportation to and from church. There are a few links to previous stories here, … Continue reading Below Zero. Behold the power of the BHAG.
Location: Chester County, including Wayne Central Baptist Church, 106 W Lancaster Ave, Wayne, PA 19087 Time: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Download a flyer here to post and share! Ever wonder what it would be like for your home, workplace, farm, local government or house of worship to go solar? To become more energy … Continue reading Wayne: Chester County Clean Energy Tour
We can move forward boldly and fairly to meet the goals of the Paris Accord even when our President chooses not to lead. It’s already happening. Now is the moment to invite your mayor, your city council, and your community to join the action. Ready for 100 and Cities 100 A number of our members are working … Continue reading Moving forward with municipalities.
This Board member profile is one of a series that will roll out from now through the early fall. Board members are active PA IPL volunteers who live and serve across Pennsylvania. Chuck Marshall is a charter board member who was re-elected in 2015. He cycled off the Board at the end of 2018. We … Continue reading Board Profile: Chuck Marshall
This sermon was given by John Dernbach at the Church of the Nativity & St. Stephen in Newport, PA on April 17, 2016. It is reprinted here with permission. Good morning. I have known your rector, Rebecca Myers, for many years. She has honored me, with her invitation to speak … Continue reading SERMON: Love God with All Your Heart