A call to care for creation: Global warming and going green

We increasingly hear about the consequences of unchecked climate change. These changes are projected to be hardest on the most fragile plants, animals and humans on the planet. In what new ways can compassionate people of God care for the creation we all share? Katie’s Cup Conversations presents a six-part series that looks at environment and energy issues through the lens of faith.

The series runs Thursdays, May 24-June 28, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at Stockholm Inn, 2420 Charles St., Rockford. Dates are as follows.

May 24: Global Warming 101

May 31: Your Carbon Footprint

June 7: Large-scale Strategies to Stop Global Warming

June 14: State, Federal, & International Environmental Policies

June 21: Real “Green” Solutions That Work—Now

June 28: Local Environmental Policies & Strategies

Program & Lunch: $10. Reservations should be made with the Lutheran Ministries office by the Monday prior to each program. Call 815/962-4279 or e-mail: RALMmail@aol.com for reservations and information.

More online at www.katiescup.com.

from the May 16-22, 2007, issue

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