Here’s a link to an exceptional 20 min talk given by Tim Keller at the recent Lausanne Conference in South Africa. http://conversation.lausanne.org/en/conversations/detail/11512 It is uncanny how closely this talk mirrors the vision and work of the TrueCity movement here in Hamilton!
Just received this great news from Beatrice at Environment Hamilton: Faith buildings are considered commerical buildings by Union Gas so if you are a costumer of Union Gas and decide to have an energy audit done on your faith building,they will pay up to 30% of the cost. This is huge. Green Venture is at the ready [...]
This just in from A Rocha: I just wanted to let you all know that Eco-congregation Canada is now online. An overview for the program can be found at www.arocha.org/ca-en and follow the link for Eco-congregations at the bottom. If you are interested in getting any of the modules I would be happy to send you a [...]
Raineer and Mila Chu have been friends and mentors to my wife, Helen, and me for many years. Raineer is an attorney and Mila is a medical doctor. Both could have pursued highly lucrative careers but, instead, they have devoted their knowledge, their skills, and their lives to forming community among the poor of their [...]
Environmental concern is viewed by many Christians as peripheral, at best, to what the Church is all about. But environmentalism is a profoundly spiritual and moral matter. At the Rio Earth Summit in 1992, it was declared that “the ecological crisis is a symptom of the spiritual crisis of the human being, resulting from ignorance.” [...]
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