Earth Ministry participates in Georgia Water Coalition Partners Meeting

Five NWUUC Earth Ministry team members attended the Georgia Water Coalition Partners Meeting on November 17th at the Alcovy Conservation Center in Covington, GA.  Topics at the meeting included fracking, coal ash, groundwater, buffers, pipelines, Sierra Club’s National Campaign on Diversity, Inclusion and Equity, the impact of the election results on water policy, and Georgia’s 2016 Dirty Dozen report. Northwest […]

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Northwest Earth Leaders Join GIPL for Dr. Tucker Lecture

At a lecture and luncheon sponsored by Georgia Interfaith Power and Light (GIPL), Northwest members Tom and Linda Couch and Dave Zenner joined 75 of our climate partners from GIPL and other secular and faith communities to hear an inspiring message about environment and social justice from Dr Mary Evelyn Tucker, Yale environmental and religious scholar.  Dr. Tucker’s message addressed […]

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October 2016 Share the Plate Recipient – West Atlanta Watershed Alliance Inspires Northwest’s Social Justice and Earth Ministries

On Sunday, October 2, 2016, Dr. Na’Taki Osborne Jelks, Chair of WAWA’s Board of Directors, reviewed key initiatives of West Atlanta Watershed Alliance (WAWA) with a Second Hour audience of 15 Northwest members and friends. She emphasized the importance of community engagement of those living and working in WAWA’s three creek watersheds. WAWA works closely with the Proctor Creek Stewardship […]

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Donate the Plate: GreenLaw Speaks for Georgia’s Environment

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Stephanie Stuckey Benfield, Executive Director of GreenLaw, spoke at Northwest UUC on March 8, 2015 to the Earth Ministry team, members and friends during Second Hour, adult religious education time. Her message about protecting Georgia’s environment via legal challenges across the state was well-received by the passionate and well-informed group of thirty! Stephanie noted GreenLaw’s mission includes providing low income, […]

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