Houston’s Air Quality Challenges & What You Can Do
Sunday Evening Conversations on Creation Continue… The synod Lutherans Restoring Creation Team invites you to a monthly environmental education web meeting series whose theme in 2019 is environmental issues and what you can do. Sunday, September 29, at 6 p.m., Online Bakeyah Nelson, Executive Director, Air Alliance Houston In September, Bakeyah Nelson, Executive Director of […]
You are invited to join the Lutherans Restoring Creation – Gulf Coast Team for this year’s Eco-Challenge. This online event offers you the opportunity to care for creation by taking on a challenge in: waste, food, health, transportation, energy, community, nature, water, simplicity, or a custom challenge of your own.
Location TBD in Houston & online The Interfaith Environmental Network of Houston invites people of all faiths to learn about our present ecological crisis and consider how our faiths can enable us to respond. What is our present ecological crisis? What specific issues are central? Using the United Nations’ Global Environmental Outlook, issued earlier this […]
Bike Around the Bay
Join the Lutherans Restoring Creation Team for Bike Around the Bay as a cyclist or supporter! Last year, our team was one of the top fundraisers, but this year, we’ve lost a key team member. Please consider joining the team or making a donation to support the team. For cyclists, this is great opportunity to […]
Salem Lutheran Church will be holding a children’s book collection drive, gathering books to be distributed by Books Between Kids. More than 50 HISD schools will receive the books. Students will receive six books to keep. The goal is to build home libraries for low income students to have for summer reading. New or gently […]
Central African Republic (CAR) Companion Synod Sunday
Please mark your church calendars and plan for congregational participation in the Sunday dedicated to our companion synod, the Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Central African Republic (EEL-RCA). The Synod’s CAR Team is asking you to: Dedicate Sunday. October 20, and possibly even the month of October to promoting support for our CAR companion synod. […]
Celebrate the Reformation with a good ol' hymn sing! We'll make a joyful noise as we enjoy some tasty brews. All proceeds go to Montrose Grace Place with a goal to raise $5,000. Learn more about Montrose Grace Place. This is a synod-wide event, hosted by Celebration & +Kindred Church. $25 – Individual Ticket includes […]
In October, Lisa Brenskelle, head of the Lutherans Restoring Creation Team for the Texas Louisiana Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), will discuss the Earth Charter. The ELCA voted to endorse the Earth Charter at churchwide assembly in August.
Region 4 Deacon Gathering
Deacons are called by God as leaders of Word and Service to be advocates and witnesses within and beyond the Church. Many Regions in the ELCA have been gathering their Deacons to have conversation around the changes in the Deacon Roster, and for people to get to know other Deacons in the Region and to […]
Equal Exchange fair trade cooperative and St. Philip Presbyterian Church wish to invite you to a gathering called “Solidarity Saturday”. It will take place on Saturday, November 2 from 11:00 to 3:00 in the Fellowship Hall at St. Philip Presbyterian Church, 807 San Felipe in Houston, 77056. The theme of the gathering is Solidarity: How […]