SACRED ACTION BLOG

Updates from the Interfaith Climate Movement

Announcing the Climate Justice Congregation Program

December 14, 2018

In support of our mission, we are excited to announce a new congregational certificate program, Be the Spark: Climate Justice Congregations. This year long process will help you and your community gain…

MNIPL is hiring!

December 14, 2018

MNIPL is hiring! We are seeking an Environmental Justice Faith Organizer to lead our Just Solar campaign. View the position description below and download a printable PDF here. Environmental Justice Faith…

Thank you: 2018 Highlights

November 13, 2018

Thanks to all who participated in this incredible year! The MNIPL network of youth, community members, faith leaders, volunteers, and donors collaborated on bold, inspiring action for a just &…

On Tuesday We Vote for Love: Sign our Letter

October 31, 2018

Dear Friends of Faith and Conscience, We so appreciate your work to make our world more just and sustainable.  We are looking for your support and presence as we come…

Duluth Solar Group Buy announced!

October 29, 2018

We are excited to announce the launch of The Duluth Solar RREAL Deal 2019, a Duluth-centered solar “group buy” to promote residential solar locally through providing savings to a local…

Duluth speaks: Clean Energy, not Gas Plant

October 23, 2018

The chambers at Duluth City Hall was packed and the heat was on as the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) listened to testimony related to the MN Power and Dairyland Power…

Partners in Affordable Housing joins Just Solar Coalition garden

October 15, 2018

As Minnesota Interfaith Power and Light and the Just Solar Coalition continue to increase access to affordable, local, community-owned clean energy in southern Minnesota, we are thrilled to share about…

Welcome Pastors Roosevelt & Theresa of Shiloh Temple!

October 5, 2018

MNIPL is honored to welcome Pastors Roosevelt and Theresa Williams from Shiloh Temple to our staff! Shiloh Temple in North Minneapolis is home to the new community solar array launched…

In Remembrance of Mary Lou Grahek

October 3, 2018

Mary Lou was a dear friend to many of us for years and co-chair of Congregations Caring for Creation, MNIPL’s original name, since its beginning in 2015. Three years ago,…

Honoring Ed Owens

October 1, 2018

Dear friends, It is with great sadness that I write about the passing of MNIPL staff member Ed Owens late last week. Ed was an incredible light in our movement for climate justice. He…

Protecting the Sacred: A Gathering at the Headwaters

September 26, 2018

On September 21-23rd, 2018, we came together at the invitation of water protectors, and in collaboration with Honor the Earth and the Minnesota Council of Churches, to honor the sacred…

Adventures at All in the Circle Leadership Camp

July 18, 2018

We are back from our horse farm and St. Croix canoeing adventure, with friendships, stories, and lots of mosquito bites to show for it! What a beautiful adventure we had.…