The Massachusetts Conference is a national leader in the climate movement. In 2009 we became the first religious body in America to pass a resolution calling upon our elected leaders to commit to policies that will reduce the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere to below 350ppm. In 2012 we initiated what became a successful campaign to have the UCC national Synod vote to divest from fossil fuel companies.
Use the links to the right to learn about how you, your congregation, and your pastor can learn more, take action, and provide leadership.
This video produced by Blessed Tomorrow, features the Rev. Dr. John Dorhauer at an interfaith event held at Washington D.C.’s National Cathedral in which faith leaders from across America spoke as a unified voice for the climate.
A Valuable New Resource
The Rev. Dr. Margaret Bullitt-Jonas has created a periodical e-newsletter with lots of great information on creation care. Margaret is the Missioner for Creation Care for both the United Church of Christ and the Episcopal Diocese of Western Massachusetts.
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