Monthly Archives April 2017

National Faith Commuter Challenge, June 2-11: Interfaith ‘get to worship without your car.’

Did you know that transportation comprises 40% of an average faith community’s carbon footprint?1 Transportation is the second largest source of Canada’s GHG emissions.2 That’s why traveling green is one of the most important ways we can be stewards of our planet. This spring, Faith & the Common Good is working to make the faith sector a part of the nationwide Commuter Challenge that takes place in June, and coincides with National Environment Week. Faith communities will be encouraged to reduce the ecological footprint of commuting to their centres of worship. Between June 2-11, people of all faiths are invited to pick
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Elderberry Retreat: Sharing Evolving Wisdoms

From our friends at the Elderberry Connection: You are invited to our June 9-11 Retreat at Ignatius Jesuit Centre, Guelph, ON Join us for an exciting retreat: ‘Sharing Evolving Wisdoms’. We are most pleased that local presenters will be our guides throughout the weekend this year. All the retreat/registration information can be found at www.elderberryconnection.ca. Click on the image at right to download the poster. Registration and full payment are due by Monday, April 24, 2017. This year, besides accepting cheques, the registration fee can also be sent via ‘on-line e-transfer’ payment. To access this please click here. For further
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