• Our Vision

    The purposes of the network are to encourage reflection and action on environmental issues (especially in relation to a just and fair world) among Gloucestershire Christians; to support and encourage local Christians who are concerned about the environment; to provide an information exchange and to facilitate co-ordination of initiatives.  The network meets about every two months at luchtime in Gloucester city centre and in between meetings we often exchange phone calls, e-mails (via this website and a Facebook Group) as well as by post. Everyone is welcome to join our meetings and keep in touch to whatever extent they are able... 


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    On Thursday 16th February 2017 a lunchtime meeting at St Andrews Churchdown was attended by 16 people for a presentation by the Revd Arthur Champion followed by a lively discussion

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    An investigation has been launched after a council blunder revealed details of a £500m contract for a controversial incinerator project.

    Reflecting on US President Trump and Climate Chang
    Although strong majorities in every religious group in the US believe the earth is getting warmer, only 31% of white evangelicals believe the change is caused by human activity, a figure that is out of step with the overall view of the US population where 69% accept human induced climate change.


  • Inspiring quotations

    Rarely will the money to be made by protecting nature match the money to be made by destroying it. Nature offers low rates of return by comparison to other investments. If we allow the discussion to shift from values to value – from love to greed – we cede the natural world to the forces wrecking it.
    George Monbiot


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    Objectives for 2017

    We shall encourage as many as possible of the 420 local churches to register and work towards the EcoChurch Award (A Rocha) with a view to becoming a CofE EcoDiocese in 2018.


    Revd Arthur Champion, The Department of Mission and Ministry, Diocese of Gloucester, 4 College Green, Gloucester, GL1 2LR  Tel: 01242 870402