Useful resources

There are loads of ways to get involved with caring for creation. Please see the info below for courses, webinars / videos and events that we would encourage you to take part in! If you know of any other material which you would like to see promoted here, either local, national, or global, please contact Lydia Perris by email. Scroll to the bottom to see a calendar of events.

 

Useful resources

  1. National Church of England environment webinars:

2. Tearfund resources

3. Arocha 

4. Christian Aid

5. Green Christian

6. Climate Sunday

7. Christian Climate Action

8. Hope for the Future

Events

January 

Some people may be interested in swapping their meat based meals to plant based, as inspired by Veganuary. Read more about meat free Mondays here.

Big Schools Bird Watch – turn your pupils into conservationists!

 

February

Fairtrade Fortnight – 21st Feb – 6th March. This is an amazing opportunity for your church and community to encourage and advocate the work of Fairtrade. For more information please see our Fairtrade page.

Church Action on Poverty Sunday 27th Feb.

Show the Love campaign – encourage your MP to push for real and rapid action for our climate and nature.

 

March 

The Great British Spring Clean – Join in with the Keep Britain Tidy #millionmilemission campaign. See their website for more information.

 

April

Earth Day – 22nd April

 

May 

No Mow May – Let your green space and pollinators flourish this May by not mowing for the whole month!

National Children’s Gardening Week – 28th May – 5th June. Help children learn and appreciate nature in the ‘warm’ week of May where they can see almost instant results from their gardening efforts!

 

June

Bike Week – 6th – 12th June. Be inspired to cycle more.

World Oceans Day – 8th June.

 

July

Plastic Free July – How could you cut down on your plastic consumption?

 

September

Creationtide – Creationtide, or the Season of Creation, is the period in the annual church calendar, from 1st September to 4th October, dedicated to God as Creator and Sustainer of all life.

Great Big Green Week – 24th Sept to 2nd Oct. Stay tuned for more information.

Great British Beach Clean – Why not join in with a beach clean this September?

 

November 

Tearfund’s Big Quiz Night – Hundreds of churches. Thousands of people. One Big Quiz Night. Join in! Dates for 2022 to be confirmed.