June 2018

Director of Pastoral Ecology plans first pastoral retreat

by Daniel Bellerose on June 20, 2018

“Equipping pastors and congregational leaders” is one of the goals of the Center, which began to be realized with the hiring of Doug Kaufman, the Center’s Director of Pastoral Ecology in partnership with Mennonite Creation Care Network (MCCN). Read more…

Center partners with AMBS on fall conference

by Daniel Bellerose on June 13, 2018

This fall, the Center will be partnering with Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary (AMBS) as they put on their annual Rooted and Grounded conference. The conference will take place September 27th through the 29th, and will be “A Conference on Land and Christian Discipleship.” Read more…

Center partners with local church to create carbon tax calculator

by Daniel Bellerose on June 5, 2018

When a congregation makes it a priority to act on climate change as a community, it can be a powerful example for the church. The past few months, the Center has been partnering with a local church in Harrisonburg, VA who have been doing just that. Read more…