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What Do These Veggies Have In Common?

WHAT DO THESE VEGGIES HAVE IN COMMON? Artichokes, asparagus, beets, bok choy, broccoli, brussel sprouts, cabbage, carrots, cauliflower, collard, endive, kale, kohlrabi, lettuce, leek, okra (yuk), onion, peas, radish, rutabaga, spinach, turnips. They ALL can be planted in the Phoenix area NOW! Winter gardens in the Valley do great!

By |November 4th, 2018|Action, Advocacy, Education|0 Comments

Creation Care Community Outreach at Dove of the Desert…

Dove of the Desert United Methodist Church   http://www.doveofthedesert.com/ The Board of Church and Society at Dove will be presenting “Global Warming - A Christian Perspective” on Saturday, November 10 in rooms 15/16 from 10:00 am - 2:30 pm. This presentation is the product of months of hard work and current research by members of [...]

By |October 31st, 2018|Advocacy, Education, Spiritual Relfection|0 Comments

Another option to spread creation care ideas…

Each 4 X 8 plot has a hose bibb.   https://www.umcmission.org/find-resources/new-world-outlook-magazine/2018/october/the-pizza-garden-in-mesa-arizona   Along with the Global Missions training I received to become a EarthKeeper in the Methodist church, UMCOR also published some of the projects attendees accomplished when they were commissioned to go back to their communities. Creating a church garden and Green [...]

By |October 23rd, 2018|Action, Advocacy, Education|0 Comments

Garden Notes 2018-19

10/7/18 Today was the official beginning of the Temple Chai First grade Sunday School Garden program.  It was a very appropriate date since we are in Genesis studying Creation. And from the darkness, the void, came all life. And in our Star garden, we all removed the black plastic that was our poison-free attempt to [...]

By |October 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Prescott’s Climate Dialogues

This past Spring the Yavapai County Climate Change Coalition sponsored its first Climate Dialogues within the Prescott community.  Climate Dialogues is a facilitated, community-based, learning exercise centered on climate change impacts, designed to deepen engagement in the movement and develop sustainable leadership in ever-widening circles. Each of our 3 separate groups in our initial pilot [...]

By |August 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Harvest Time at Prescott UMC

In 2010, Prescott United Methodist Church decided to transform a fenced-in, vacant lot on church property into a unique extension of the UMC mission - growing fresh, healthy food to feed the less fortunate.  All of the yield from Victory Garden is donated to the Coalition for Compassion and Justice to feed the homeless. In [...]

By |August 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

101 ways to fight climate change

Shutterstock 101 ways to fight climate change The smallest contributions can counter a global challenge By Patrick Sisson, Megan Barber, and Alissa Walker Updated Apr 20, 2018, 9:30am EDT SHARE Each year on April 22, more than one billion people in 192 countries celebrate the largest civic-focused day of action in the world: Earth Day. [...]

By |April 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

How to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint By Livia Albeck-Ripka Climate change can be overwhelming. The science is complex, and when it comes to future impacts, there are still a lot of unknowns. While real solutions will require action on a global scale, there are choices you can make in your day-to-day life to lessen your [...]

By |April 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|1 Comment

PlanetVision Action Guide: Steps for Building a Better Future

Check it out -- including what can be done for the climate TODAY. https://static1.squarespace.com/static/599748f73e00bea56dda27af/t/5a67eb459140b7f62719e29b/1516759883589/PlanetVision_Action-Guide.pdf

By |March 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Environmental Films at the Casa

The Franciscan Renewal Center will be showing two environmental films in the next two months.  The movies will be shown in the San Damiano Auditorium. First, on March 21, The Sierra Club is sponsoring the movie Before the Flood.  This movie, presented by National Geographic, features Leonardo DiCaprio on a journey as a United Nations Messenger [...]

By |February 28th, 2018|Education|0 Comments