Community Forums

Community Forums are held in the Parish Hall on Sunday mornings from 9:15 to 10:15 a.m.  Child care is available in Room 4 during the forum.

Topics range from spirituality to church history to the application of Christian principles in our daily lives. Many of our speakers come from beyond the St. Jude's community and are experts in their fields.  

Caring for Creation: The Regeneration Project

October 21, 2018
The Revd Canon Sally G.Bingham
Canon for the Environment of the Episcopal Diocese of California
 
 
"Regeneration Project': The Revd Canon Sally G.Bingham, Canon for the Environment of the Episcopal Diocese of California,  shares the story of why and how she founded the non-profit Interfaith Power and Light  (IPL),  and the theology and ethics that continue to guide and inspire her commitment to taking action for environmental justice . Come and be inspired about why environmental justice is central to our calling as people of faith.
 
BIO:   The Reverend Canon Sally Grover Bingham, a priest and canon for the environment in the Episcopal Diocese of California, has been active in the environmental community for 35 years. She is founder and president Emeritus of The Regeneration Project and its Interfaith Power and Light campaign, a religious response to climate change. The IPL campaign includes a national network of over 20,000 congregations with affiliated programs in 40 states.

Sally serves on the national board of the Environmental Defense Fund and the national advisory board for the Union of Concerned Scientists as well as the advisory board for Climate One. 

Sally has received numerous awards as well as honorary doctorates of divinity from the University of the South, the Church Divinity School of the Pacific, and the College of the Holy Cross. She is the lead author of Love God Heal Earth, a collection of 21 essays on environmental stewardship, published by St. Lynn’s Press in 2009.

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