Category Archives: Environment

Interfaith “Water Sabbath” offers a time of rest, peace and hope for WNC water ecology and justice activists

Asheville’s affiliate of NC’s Interfaith Power and Light began offering a monthly Earth Sabbath service this spring at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church on Charlotte St. Every fourth Monday the community is invited to an Inter-faith service intended to offer a time of … Continue reading

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National Preach-In on Global Warming Feb. 11 -13

I know of one service focused on global warming during Interfaith Light & Power’s National Preach-In this week-end: Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies, David Gillette will give a program at the WNC Baha’i Center on “A Baha’i Perspective on the Environment,” … Continue reading

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Fr. Richard Rhor discusses the role of nature in Christian Spirituality

This is not about Asheville specifically, but it does address the conversation faith communities are struggling to have as we envision Asheville in the next 20 years. Shared from http://www.elephantjournal.com My best, Michelle

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