#EarthlineRibbon - Sharing Hopes, Commitments, and Calls to Action

Inspired by the Climate Ribbon Project, the Dallas and Ft. Worth networks of Interfaith Power & Light asked Earth Day Texas 2016 participants to share a message of hope, a call to action, or a commitment for the Earth as an #EarthlineRibbon. The project was particularly attractive to children who came by, but plenty of adults participated as well. Spaced out over coming months, we will share each inspiring message in this space.

The Earthline early on Saturday, April 23, 2016. Sadly the photographer belatedly discovered that he had failed in his attempt to capture the entire display after it had been filled up.

Dec 3 Interfaith Prayer Vigil for Climate Negotiations #BootsAndBerets

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Midway Hills Christian Church in Dallas is hosting Dallas Interfaith Power & Light for a prayer vigil in support of the #COP21 climate negotiations in Paris. This round of talks begins on November 30 and will bring together heads of state and other stakeholders, in an attempt to finalize a binding international agreement to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and to support the fossil fuel transitions of developing nations. We just want to pray for their success, and to consider what role we can play in implementation.

Thursday, December 3, 7:00 PM
or come early to join a potluck vegetarian dinner at 6:00 PM
11001 Midway Rd, Dallas, TX 75229

Fort Worth IPL's "Pope and Potluck"

On the evening of September 24, the day of the Pope’s Congressional address, Fort Worth Interfaith Power & Light invites you to a “Pope and Potluck” to reflect, discuss, and share good food. Mary Jo Kaska, PhD, Biblical Scholar, and Rita Cotterly, PhD, retired, will offer Catholic perspectives in response to the Pope’s address to Congress. People of all faiths are welcome to attend!

For more information and RSVP link, visit http://txipl.org/content/youre-invited-fort-worth-ipls-pope-and-potluck

Faithful Call to Action on Climate Change - Baha'i and Interfaith Perspectives

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On Friday, June 26, 7:00 PM, come out to the Bahá'í Center of Irving to learn about

  • Bahá'í perspectives on climate change,
  • responses from other faith communities – especially, Pope Francis's encyclical, and
  • ways to show support for a strong treaty at this year's talks in Paris.

Climate change is the greatest threat to human peace and prosperity. Together, we can do something about it.

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