Voices for the Earth is a collaborative concert celebrating sustainability and stewardship of Creation. This event is free and open to the public, and features live music by local artists. Join GIPL and friends from Decatur’s faith communities on Saturday, September 30th for this fun event.Find out more
Celebrate our watershed and the waterways that sustain life in Carroll County!
How can you lower your energy bills and strengthen your community? The Just Energy Circle is hosting its second Energy Equity Forum. The forum will bring together Georgia consumers, community leaders, advocates, utility and EMC representatives, policymakers and others to explore how issues of equity intersect with energy efficiency and solar. Equity issues of interest include but are not limited to the following: affordable housing, employment and economic opportunity, and solar access for farmers. This forum will educate and empower Georgia…Find out more
The American Public Health Association (APHA) is hosting its annual meeting and expo in Atlanta this year, November 4 – 8. The theme is “Creating the Healthiest Nation: Climate Changes Health”, and GIPL’s Executive Director, Rev. Kate McGregor Mosley, has been invited to speak on a panel discussion about the faith community’s response to climate change. You can learn more about this meeting on the APHA Website.Find out more
Making progress towards a 100% clean and renewable future can seem daunting, but we are ready for the challenge. To get things started, we are launching a big and exciting solar program in Atlanta, designed to jump start rooftop solar — and we need your input. Will you join us? Solarize AtlantaFind out more
Join friends of faith from across the region in a day of service to remember Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This has become a favorite tradition for GIPL friends! In partnership with Trees Atlanta, GIPL volunteers will plant trees and nurture green spaces this year at two great locations: Dunwoody’s Brook Run Park and the West End MARTA Station. REGISTER by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org (please indicate location of choice) Dress for the weather, bring work gloves if you have them and a…Find out more
Join our friends with Lutherans Restoring Creation for an ecumenical retreat in West Georgia. Retreat-Restore-Renew will be a chance to worship, reconnect, and enjoy God’s beautiful creation at Luther Ranch in Tallapoosa. Click here for more details and register.
Learn about the cross-cultural community and environmental studies at the Arava Institute, where students from Israel, Palestine, Jordan, and around the world come together to collaborate on environmental solutions. Rachel Szor (Israel) and Mahmood Al Ramahi (Jordan), two of Arava Institute’s newest alumni, will be speaking to the audience about their different backgrounds, their time at the Arava Institute, building cross-border cooperation, and how the Institute has influenced their personal and professional aspirations.Find out more