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Welcome!

Welcome!

I grew up in the mountains of Western North Carolina, surrounded by beauty, all the time. So much beauty that I took for granted – didn’t everyone live with magnificent, awe-inspiring views out their bedroom window? I also grew up in the Episcopal Church, shaped […]

Christmas Shopping Without The Bags

Christmas Shopping Without The Bags

I have been shopping with re-usable grocery bags for a long time, but I am embarrassed to admit, I would never take my bags with me to do any other shopping. I would run to Target, use a plastic bag, and not think anything of […]

December- Shrinking Consumerism for Christmas and Beyond……

December- Shrinking Consumerism for Christmas and Beyond……

“Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust consume and where thieves break in and steal, but store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust consumes and where thieves do not break in and steal.”  Matthew […]

NC Ag Biotech Summit- Soil Health

NC Ag Biotech Summit- Soil Health

This year’s Ag Biotech Summit, through collaboration with the Soil Health Institute, will highlight the impacts of soil health on the planet, animal and human health, challenges faced, and the responsibility needed to provide a sustainable future through soil. Emerging trends and technologies that are fostering and […]

November – Reducing Food Waste

November – Reducing Food Waste

When they were satisfied, he told his disciples “gather up the fragments left over so that nothing may be lost.” John 6:12 November’s ACTION is REDUCING FOOD WASTE. Commit to one Action each week this month.  Contact  zerowastechurch@gmail.com  for more information. Let’s ACT together this year to […]

20 Ways to Start Being a Zero Waste Church

20 Ways to Start Being a Zero Waste Church

Here are 20 action items to start taking your church towards zero waste. What is something you could do today?   Get a team together; you can’t do this alone! Someone familiar with the church kitchen is essential as most of your waste will be generated […]