Getting our own house in order: calling the Church to radical action

There are a wonderful variety of campaigns and groups in the UK helping us ‘green our churches’. Many of us in Christian Climate Action are helping our churches work towards Eco Church awards or net zero commitments.  However, we feel we also need to be able to answer the following questions:  ‘What would it look … Continue reading Getting our own house in order: calling the Church to radical action

Money Rebellion

"Money is the oxygen on which the fire of global warming burns.” Bill McKibben And, as Archbishop Desmond Tutu reminds us: “Just as we argued in the 1980s that those who conducted business with apartheid South Africa were aiding and abetting an immoral system, we can say that nobody should profit from the rising temperatures, … Continue reading Money Rebellion

Demand a hearing for the CEE Bill: Banner Drop and Twitter Storm

2020 was logged as one of the two hottest years on record and the end of the hottest decade on record. This is the context in which the Climate and Ecological Emergency (CEE) Bill, initially scheduled to have its second reading on March 12th, has been dropped for a second time. The Private Members Bill, … Continue reading Demand a hearing for the CEE Bill: Banner Drop and Twitter Storm

Prayers of lament for the fifth anniversary of the Paris Agreement

CCA Cymru have offered the following prayers of lament for use in vigils and private prayer to mark the fifth anniversary of the Paris Agreement. Representatives from nations across the world pledged to achieve so much in that agreement to mitigate the damage being done to our climate and our ecosystems, and yet have done … Continue reading Prayers of lament for the fifth anniversary of the Paris Agreement

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Three great gifts for Christmas

Not gold, frankincense and myrrh but priceless in their own ways, these three great books would make fabulous gifts for Christmas, or ideal Christmas reading for yourself. All have either been produced by CCA or written by CCA members. Accompaniment, Community and NatureJonathan HerbertISBN: 9781785925474Available via: https://www.hive.co.uk A CCA member, Jonathan is a Church of … Continue reading Three great gifts for Christmas