RESOURCES

Faith Resources: Speeches, Essays & Sermons on Climate Change

Helpful quotations

Eco Links

Energy Links

Faith Links

Past Newsletters

 

MIP&L Helpers

Maintenance Contract Template

Utility Use & Cost Spreadsheet for Congregations

Utility Use & Cost Spreadsheet for Individuals

Shower Cost Calculator

Light Bulb Calculator - Calculate the carbon dioxide and cost reductions that LED's can provide

 

Contact Us

You can contact us by phone, email or post. Our contact information:

Mass. Interfaith Power & Light
POB 590564
Newton Centre, MA 02459

Phone: 617-244-0755

MIPandL@MIPandL.org

 

Faith Resources

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ESSAYS

Environmental Assessments as Preparation for Holy Actions. By Tom Nutt-Powell, February 2009.

Christianity and Environmental Justice - Paper/Public lecture given at Union Theological Seminary, New York, by Nancy Wright, M. Div., M.A. (PDF)

 

SERMONS

Touch the Earth Lightly - Creation Care Sunday. A sermon by Anthony S. Kill, The Eliot Church of Newton, April 18, 2010.

Everything Must Change. A Sermon offered by Katharine M. Preston, at St. John's Episcopal Church, Essex, NY, February 14, 2010.

Woman Wisdom. A Sermon offered by Katharine M. Preston at the First Congregational Church, Lewis, NY and United Church of Christ, Elizabethtown, NY, September 13, 2009.

Help Wanted: Community Gardeners. Sermon by Vincent Maraventano, at the First Congregational Church of Norwood, UCC, June 28, 2009 (PDF)

In God's Image. A sermon offered by Katharine M. Preston, at Keene Valley Congregational Church, May 3, 2009.

Dangers on the Road from Jerusalem to Jericho. Sermon by Vincent Maraventano at the West Parish Church of Andover, UCC, October 26, 2008 (PDF)

What I Learned in Jail. Sermon by the Rev. Margaret Bullitt-Jonas at All Saints Parish, Brookline, May 20, 2001, the Sixth Sunday of Easter.

 

OTHERS

Climate Change and Religion – Interfaith Resources

Tu B'Shevat, the new year for the trees – A Guide to Judaism and Jewish Sources on the Environment

Educational Creation Care Resources – Interfaith Resources

Spirituality and Sustainability: Moving from Faith to Action - a presentation which covers the science of climate change, the faith connection, and an approach to lowering personal carbon emissions. (5MB)

 

 

 

Massachusetts Interfaith Power & Light is a non-profit organization that provides a faith based response to climate change by promoting energy efficiency, environmental justice, green job training, and policies that will lead to a sustainable future.