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2018 Coastal Green Team Summit
October 20, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm$15
GIPL’s First Annual Coastal Green Team Summit will be held at First Baptist Church St. Simons Island. All Creation Care champions and environmental stewards from congregations across the state are invited to join us for this interfaith celebration featuring inspiring keynote address, educational workshops, and a farm-to-table lunch.
This will be a great opportunity to network with other people of faith committed to our shared work of caring for the Earth. You’ll walk away with best practices for engaging your congregation back home too!
Schedule of Events (subject to change):
9:00 – 9:45 AM: Earth Café: Registration, Networking, Coffee
9:45 – 10:45 AM: Keynote Presentation, “Profoundly Located: Cultivating a Sense of Place” by Dr. Jennifer Ayres
11:00-12:00 PM: Workshop #1
12:00 – 1:00 PM: Lunch/Interfaith Panel
1:00 – 2:00 PM: Workshop #2
2:00 – 2:30 PM: Final Gathering/Communal Blessing
Workshops (you pick 2!):
Green Team Training 101 – Rev. Kate McGregor Mosley, Georgia Interfaith Power & Light (GIPL)
Sustainable Sanctuaries – Shane Totten, Southface Energy Institute
Faithful Eco-Advocacy 101 – One Hundred Miles
Contemplative Activism: The Power of Prayer for Creation Care – Rev. Mary Beene
Join with people of faith engaging in bold acts of stewardship and sustainability for all of Creation!
Registration is only $15/person, so we encourage you to bring your whole Creation Care/Green Team!