All Creation Waits Weekly Book Discussion Group for Advent – Online

All Creation Waits Weekly Book Discussion Group for Advent Wednesdays, December 1 – 22, 6 p.m., online   Avoid the consumer hype of the “holiday season” with daily readings of intimate, beautifully-written portraits of wild animals and their adaptations to the cold and dark of winter.  The author sees in these creatures lessons for adapting [...]

Climate Solutions 101 – Online

Climate Solutions 101 is the world’s first major educational effort focused solely on climate solutions. Rather than rehashing well-known climate challenges, these materials from Project Drawdown concentrate on game-changing climate action based on rigorous scientific research and analysis. This course, presented in video units and in-depth conversations, combines Project Drawdown’s trusted resources with the expertise [...]

Faithful Resilience: A Study on Climate Resilience for Faith Communities-Online

Thursdays, January 13 – February 17, 6 p.m., online Faithful Resilience is a six-part weekly study on climate resilience for faith communities. The climate crisis has arrived. Faith communities must not only react, but also prepare. Over the last decade, hurricanes have intensified, wildfires have burnt stronger, and heat waves have baked our cities. These [...]

Faith, Climate Change & Justice: A Multifaith Panel Discussion

First Unitarian Universalist Church 5200 Fannin, Houston, TX

1st Unitarian Universalist Church 5200 Fannin St., Houston  The Interfaith Environmental Network of Houston invites you to hear multiple faith perspectives on the topic of faith, climate change & justice. A panel of speakers of a variety of faith backgrounds will each address faith, climate change & justice from the perspective of their faith.  An [...]

The Grammar of Creation: What is Nature Speaking to Us? (And Are We Listening?) – Online

 In January, join Sr. Damien Marie Savino, Dean of Science & Sustainability at Aquinas College and a Franciscan Sister of the Eucharist with a Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering, as she reflects on the ancient notion of the "grammar of creation" in light of contemporary ecological challenges. In many ways today, creation is "groaning, waiting to [...]

Shoreline Clean-Up

Galveston Bay 1725 Highway 146, Kemah, TX

Shoreline Clean-Up Sunday, Feb. 20, 2 – 4 p.m. 1725 Highway 146, Kemah, Texas  Calling people of all faiths, or no faith at all, to care for our shared environment!  We will remove trash polluting a shoreline along Galveston Bay in Kemah, helping to restore the beautiful bay ecosystem and learn about pollution prevention at home. This [...]

Living the Change Weekly Discussion Group – Online

Interfaith group presents the Walk on Earth Gently multifaith statement Living the Change Weekly Discussion Group Tuesdays, February 22 - May 17, 6 p.m., online  Scientists tell us that we must reduce our greenhouse gas emissions by 45% by 2030. That may seem like a very high hurdle. But, it translates to only a 5%/year [...]

Sunday Evening Conversations on Creation Continue…

Christ the King Evangelical Lutheran Church in Houston invites you to a monthly environmental education web meeting series whose theme in 2022 is Planet Earth & You. Jim Blackburn, Professor in the Practice in Environmental Law, Rice University Earth Church In February, join Jim Blackburn, Professor in the Practice in Environmental Law at Rice University, [...]

The Face of God – Online

The Whole Earth is a Living Icon of the Face of God – St. John of Damascus The Face of God Thursdays, Mar. 3 – Apr. 7 (except Mar. 17), 6 p.m. central, online From the melting permafrost that threatens churches in Alaska to the wildfires that ravaged California this past year, to the U.S. [...]

Houston’s Climate Action and Resilience Strategies – Onlinw

Priya Zachariah, Chief Resilience and Sustainability Officer, City of Houston Join Priya Zachariah, Chief Resilience and Sustainability Officer for the City of Houston, as she discusses the City of Houston’s Climate Action Plan and the Resilient Houston plan. Priya will explain how the City of Houston’s Climate Action Plan aims to address reduction of greenhouse [...]