FUMC Green Team

Climate Change: Working Towards Hope

Climate Change: Working Towards Hope with Dr. Sharon Collinge, Dr. Lisa Dilling, and Dr. Jana Milford Several FUMC Green Team members met for a picnic and climate change discussion on August 24th. It was perfect timing, as many of had been reading in the news about the most recent UN report on climate change, the […]

Read More

A Story for Earth Day

April 22, 2020, is the 50th anniversary of the first Earth Day! To celebrate this special day, Family Life Director Stephanie Moffitt has made a short video to share one of her favorite books with you. CLICK HERE to watch it. Wishing you and your dear ones opportunities to appreciate the beauty of the Earth […]

Read More

Bell Ringing for Climate Change Action

Be part of the 11th Hour Bell Ringing for action on Climate Change! Join members of the Green Faith Alliance and FUMC’s Green Team to ring our church bell each month for focused action on climate change. We do this every 11th day at the 11th hour for 11 minutes (we began in January 2019!). […]

Read More

11th Hour Calling Bell Ringing for Climate Change Action

Be part of the 11th Hour Bell Ringing for action on Climate Change! Join members of the Green Faith Alliance and FUMC’s Green Team to ring our church bell each month for focused action on climate change. We do this every 11th day at the 11th hour for 11 minutes (we began in January 2019!). […]

Read More

Affecting Climate Change with What We Eat

Are you as frustrated as I am with our elected leaders and their inability to move the needle on climate change? So many things regarding the climate seem “big” and out of our control. Except, however, what we eat. The following image, from the University of Michigan, shows the carbon impact of various types of […]

Read More

11th Hour Bell Ringing for Climate Change Action

Be part of the 11th Hour Bell Ringing for Climate Change! Join members of the Green Faith Alliance and FUMC’s Green Team to ring our church bell each month for focused action on climate change. The plan is to do this every 11th day at the 11th hour for 11 minutes (we began in January […]

Read More

11th Hour Bell Ringing for Climate Change Action

Be part of the 11th Hour Bell Ringing for Climate Change! Join members of the Green Faith Alliance and FUMC’s Green Team to ring our church bell each month for focused action on climate change. The plan is to do this every 11th day at the 11th hour for 11 minutes through this year (we […]

Read More

Stewardship for the Environment:
FUMC Then and Now

Stewardship for the environment is not new at FUMC. The worship theme for Sunday, April 18, 1970, was based on “Earth Day,” and many members were recycling newspapers at that time. Block leaders for Eco-Cycle volunteered and helped collect papers before curbside pick up began. It has been fairly easy to be an environmentalist in […]

Read More