UUFR’s Environmental Justice Ministry Team will meet this Sunday, February 16, at 9:30 am in the Emerson Room. Note that going forward we will be meeting at a new time and place: the third Sunday of the month. Come and get involved in our Green … read more.
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The UUFR Environmental Justice Ministry Team will meet on Tuesday, January 14, at 7:00 pm in the Clara Barton room. All are welcome. Please join us to learn about and participate in environmental stewardship efforts at UUFR.
On Tuesday, December 10, UUFR’s Environmental Justice Ministry Team will meet to discuss our next initiatives in environmental stewardship. The Environmental Justice ministry Team will meet at 7:00 pm in the Clara Barton room.
Environmental Justice Ministry Team: Tuesday, October 8, 7:00pm (Clara Barton) –
All are welcome to attend to find out what’s going on to promote environmental stewardship at UUFR.
Project Drawdown is an international effort that’s identified the top 100 realistic evidence-based solutions to reduce global warming. At a time when most of the news we get on our climate crisis is negative and frightening, Drawdown’s recommendations give us hope, along with positive, … read more.
The Environmental Justice Ministry Team (EJMT) is looking into the feasibility of leasing a solar power system for UUFR. A local contractor, Eagle Solar and Light, will make a presentation about the possibility of installing such a system to the EJMT on Tuesday, July 9, … read more.
UUFR’s Environmental Justice Ministry Team invites you to join us at Wellspring on April 17, as author and scientist Dr. Stephen Jurovics speaks on “The Hospitable Planet: Faith, Action, and Climate Change”. To learn more, visit the Justice Council’s bulletin board across from UUFR’s office.
Did you know that our sanctuary lights were replaced with LEDs by volunteers in our congregation? From late 2016 to early 2018, members of the Men’s Unbook Club (an auxiliary of a women’s book club that includes many of their spouses) installed LED lights in … read more.
Feed the Hungry in Wake County: UUFR’s Food Security Ministry
(Updated December 7, 2020)
The goal of the Food Security Ministry Team to expand food security and help end hunger in Wake County. Our team works together to facilitate ongoing efforts and provide new or one-time … read more.
By Cathy Murphy, Environmental Justice Ministry Team
Many of us are accumulating a pandemic-fueled pile of takeout containers, just as this Washington Post article describes.
I used to carry reusable containers in my car to take home my restaurant leftovers. However, that practice isn’t helpful … read more.