A Lenten faith-in-action campaign to increase climate justice in Canada

Give it up for the Earth! A Lenten faith-in-action

Cambrian Presbytery encourages you to take part in this campaign and to spread the word about this campaign.  This Lenten campaign is clearly laid out. it’s a very meaningful lenten journey you can do with your congregation. As Christians, we have a responsibility to take good care of the earth, to live with respect in Creation.

A Lenten faith-in-action campaign to increase climate justice in Canada

Organize a local Give it up for the Earth! event for your community:

  • Friends
  • Your church
  • Your book club

giufte_smRegister first to receive the materials.
You will receive a package.

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a Give it up for the Earth! package containing:

– campaign postcards;

– campaign posters (11×17 PDF; 17×11 PDF);

– the Give it up for the Earth! Organizing Guide;

Climate Change as a Matter of Faith and Justice, a backgrounder on climate change and the Christian call to respond;
Personal and Political Action to Address Climate Change, information about the actions/policies listed on the postcard; and a recycled cotton reusable CPJ tote bag as a thank you for your participation.

giufte_smYou will then have a six-week window (March 1–April 13, 2017) to hold public engagement events and collect postcards. Online options for promoting engagement via Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram will also be made available.

giufte_smCompleted postcards will be returned to CPJ for delivery to the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, at a campaign closing event on/around Earth Day (April 22).

CPJ = Citizens for Public Justice (CPJ) is a national organization of members inspired by faith to act for justice in Canadian public policy.

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