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Water well

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The effects of global climate change are no political ploy or hoax to the people of Liberia, where United Methodist Jefferson B. Knight is forming a group to care for creation. Read more

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WCC Climate Activists

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Messages from churches around the world indicate continued commitment to working toward climate justice, reports the World Council of Churches. Read more

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Erick Erickson

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Anyone reading the Bible without an American white evangelical filter would be flabbergasted that any Christian could justify being anti-environmentalist, writes the Rev. Morgan Guyton. Read more

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NYC Climate Change

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United Methodist leaders express their disagreement with President Trump's decision to pull the United States from the Paris climate accord. Read more

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United Methodists in Central Conferences (regions beyond the United States) are an invaluable resource on climate change issues, writes Dr. David W. Scott of UM & Global. Read more

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COP21

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A team of six United Methodists went to Paris for the climate change negotiations and came back with hope. Read more

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WCC Paris Gore

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Global church leaders have welcomed the landmark Paris climate agreement for taking into account the immediate needs of poor countries most severely affected by extreme weather. Read more

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Paris Climate Service

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Hundreds of people including pastors, priests, laity, nuns, bishops, archbishops and cardinals, joined in a service for God’s Creation at Notre Dame cathedral in Paris during the United Nations climate conference. Read more

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