Climate Vigil Lanterns!

We need volunteers to help at the General Conference Climate Vigil! If you can come to Portland to volunteer for the Vigil or for our...

New resources to support Creation Care in the Pacific Northwest and beyond!

An Earthkeepers Training is coming this fall to Salt Lake City, UT and I hope to see you there! As the PNW Conference’s new Creation...

EarthKeepers lend a hand at the UMCOR West Depot

EarthKeepers trainees recently visited the Salt Lake City UMCOR West Depot and learned how the energy and generosity of United Methodists are deployed in response efforts when natural disaster strike. Cindy Haverkamp shares some of what they learned and how your church can participate in this work.

Register NOW for Mission u 2017!

Mission u recognizes the Spirit of United Methodist Women. By Amanda Hutchinson | Photos by Keith Hackett Mission u 2017 to focus on Missionary Conferences, Covenantal Community,...

Building Bridges, Not Walls – Wildlife Edition

Cindy Haverkamp, Creation Care Connector, shares facts about the ecological impacts of walls and bridges, sharing a success story from Snoqualmie Pass.

De-Regulating the Waters of Life?

PNW Creation Care Connector Cindy Haverkamp, muses on possible de-regulation of water protections announced this week by the EPA. What does The United Methodist Church have to say, and what role is there for people of faith?

Raise Your Voice on Climate Change!

Your New Year’s Resolution: Raise Your Voice on Climate Change! By the Rev. Jenny Phillips Raise your voice on climate change in 2015! In December of this...

Divestment: The Money Conversation You Need to Have at Charge Conference

The Money Conversation You Need to Have at Charge Conference By The Rev. Jenny Phillips | Photos courtesy of Wikimedia Commons One of our primary tasks...

Creation Care Enhances UMCOR Ministries through Awareness and Collaboration

By Cindy Haverkamp, PNWUMC Creation Care Connector In 2018, natural disasters caused $160 billion in damage and claimed...

Church members join climate change march

By Linda Bloom | Sept. 22, 2014 | NEW YORK (UMNS) Gabriel, who is “almost 5,” was trying to stand patiently with his father, Tim Emmett-Rardin, a...