The United Church of Strafford and the Universalist Society of Strafford are excited to partner together to launch a town-wide book study of Climate Church, Climate World, by our neighbor and national climate activist Jim Antal. Climate Church, Climate World is a roadmap to help spiritual communities speed the needed cultural change and reorientation of society to avert the worst consequences of the climate crisis.
“This book will inspire both the courage and conviction people of faith need to provide the leadership necessary to realize God’s dream of a just world in which humanity is reconciled to all creation.” Archbishop Desmond Tutu
When: Five Sundays in a row, from June 16 through July 14, from 11:45 am – 1 pm, plus a special sixth session with the author, Jim Antal, to be scheduled by the group
Where: The parish hall in the back of the United Church of Strafford, in the upper village.
How to participate:
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org to help us keep track of numbers and so we can add you to the book group mailing list
- Get the book! Copies are available at the Norwich Bookstore and on Amazon or your favorite bookseller. A limited number of copies are available on loan for anyone unable to purchase a copy. Email Pastor Tom Kinder at email@example.com to reserve a copy.
- Start reading! As you read, please record ideas or examples from the text that strike you as the most important, and bring your notes for use in our weekly discussions.
- For the first session (June 16th) please read the Introduction and Chapter 1, and bring a notebook or journal and something to write with.
On behalf of both congregations, future generations and all the earth, thank you!