• Our Vision

    To encourage reflection and action on caring for creation (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.  
     

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    Church leadership’s role for promoting public engagement with climate change
    Our meeting at lunchtime on 18th November 2019 attracted 18 people who completely filled the Jerusalem Room at No4 College Green. Mark Bick, a Licensed Pioneer Minister based in the Royal Forest of Dean, described how leadership from the local church can help promote public engagement with the issues of climate change; including brokering new partnerships.   Read More

    Eco-friendly farming practices
    Eco-friendly farming practices mostly arable Read More

    Conservation in farming
    An example of a farming family who have been inspired by the Christian faith to take conservation action going back as early as 2001. Read More

    Solar panels
    Advice about finding funding for solar panels on a community building Read More

    Examples of activism: Greta Thunberg
    Greta Thunberg is Swedish teenage activist who shot to global prominence during 2019. Read More

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  • Inspiring quotations

    Ancient woodland in Britain is being felled at a rate even faster than the Amazon rainforest. Almost half of all woods in the UK that are more than 400 years old have been lost in the past 80 years and more than 600 ancient woods are now threatened by new roads, electricity pylons, housing, and airport expansion.
    Woodland Trust (2008)

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    Objectives for 2020
     
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    We shall encourage as many as possible of the 380 parish churches to register with A Rocha and work towards the EcoChurch Award with a view to becoming a CofE EcoDiocese by Christmas 2020

         

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

     

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