Through a faithful commitment to Green Grace, our volunteer team of Green Shepherds offers practical resources and meaningful ways to enhance our connection to God’s Creation at church, at home and in our workplaces and communities–including the call to environmental justice and climate crisis advocacy and response.
“Earth’s climate is now changing faster than at any point in the history of modern civilization as a result of human activities.” –2018 National Climate Assessment Report
“So how do you love this world?”
The Most Rev. Michael Curry Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church
Earth Day began in the U. S. in 1970 as a day to celebrate the planet and encourage people to be more environmentally friendly; pro-active even. It is now an annual event, and is widely regarded as the beginning of the modern environmental movement.
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Climate change is real. Despite widespread confusion across the US population, 99% of scientists now agree that human-caused climate change is a reality. Scientifically speaking, there is just no doubt. We can see the signs of climate change in many independent processes
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The fear was that the Chesapeake Bay Trust would decline the Mt. Royal PTO’s 2017 Watershed Assistance Grant request for $75,000 for a major de-pave and greening of the Mount Royal Elementary/ Middle Schoolyard in Baltimore’s Bolton Hill neighborhood.
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