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Eco-Church day conference, Weston Super Mare, 9 November

Helping your church look after God’s world Saturday 9th November 2019, 9.30am to 3.30pm Join us at Christ Church, Weston Super Mare BS23 2RH for this day conference which aims to inspire, encourage and equip Christians to include ‘creation care’ in the life of their church and community. The bible tells us that ‘The earth …
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Boosting Biodiversity in your churchyard – and beyond!

10am – 1pm Sat 21st September 2019 Holy Trinity Churchyard Frome BA11 3DE A morning of practical advice, workshops, inspiration, coffee and cake, with local experts including: David Curry, Devon Living Churchyards Pippa Rayner, Somerset Wildlife Trust Chris Stringer, Frome Town Council Caroline Pomeroy, EcoChurch Free of charge All welcome! For details contact: caroline.pomeroy@bathwells.anglican.org

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Resources and dates for environmental training, Bath & Wells

Did you know that the Church of England calls the period from 1st September to 4th October the Season of Creation? You can find lots of fantastic resources on creationtide.com for ways to reflect this in your services. The South West Dioceses will also have joint resources on this website. 17th September : A Day …
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Wells Eco Church conference, 30 March 2019

Save the date! Practical steps to help your church take care of God’s creation We know that the natural world faces multiple challenges, locally and globally from climate change, biodiversity loss, plastics, pollution …. and more. The bible tells us that ‘The earth is the Lord’s and everything in it’ and that we are called …
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How green is your church? event

‘How Green is your Church?’ took place at Southdown Methodist Church, Bath (holder of a Bronze EcoChurch award), with 73 people representing 40 different churches and six denominations. The day included talks from biodiversity expert Dr Simon Stuart and environmental theologian Revd Kevin Durrant, two people who shared their own church’s ‘EcoChurch’ journey, and five …
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Diocese of Bath & Wells, Mission Open Forum, 25 April

“For the people of God and the whole of his creation” This year is a vital one for the planet and this Mission Open Forum at The Old Deanery, Wells, will look at the call of God to care for creation based on the fifth mark of mission: “To strive to safeguard the integrity of …
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