Cover Letter: There Is A Crack In Everything

January 13, 2022

“There is a crack in everything, that’s how the light gets in.”  Leonard Cohen The numbers are a bit scary.  Not just numbers related to Covid or Climate, but also numbers related to church.  Even after including on-line views, our attendance is less than half what it was before the pandemic. With the loss of […]

PPEAT Meeting Minutes: January 11, 2022

January 11, 2022

Public Policy and Environmental Action Team Minutes January 11, 2022 6-7 PM   Facilitator:  Charles Skold Minutes: Sarah Braik Present: Ruth Roemer, Sarah Braik, Mary Linneman, Sam Allen, Meredith Tipton, Dick Farnsworth, Charles Skold, Ralph Cordes, Barbara Ryland, Ted Kannelakis, Kathy Coughlin, Connie Bingham, John Hennessy   The Cathedral of St. Luke sits on unceded […]

Cover Letter: A Church that Looks and Acts Like Jesus

January 7, 2022

A Church that Looks and Acts Like Jesus Presiding Bishop Michael Curry has consistently invited Episcopalians to reimagine ourselves as the Episcopal branch of the Jesus Movement, a community of followers who live Jesus’ Way of Love. In these times of challenge and change, he offers this statement and the accompanying resources as a prayer, […]

Eco-Tip: Green Your Laundry Routine

January 1, 2022

January Eco-Tip: Green Your Laundry Routine The average family washes about 300 loads of laundry per year. Doing laundry makes up about 16% of the average household’s water use. In older machines, one load of laundry can take up to 45 gallons of water! By comparison, high-efficiency machines use between 15-30 gallons per load. Your […]

PPEAT Meeting Minutes: December 14, 2021

December 14, 2021

Public Policy and Environmental Action Team (PPEAT)  Dec. 14th, 2021  Facilitator: Sarah Braik  Minutes: Charles Skold  Present: Sarah Braik, Charles Skold, John Hennessy, Sue Inches, Mary Linneman, Barbara Ryland, Connie Bingham, Sam Allen, Elizabeth Parsons, Dick Farnsworth, Ted Kanellakis  Territory Acknowledgement  The Cathedral of St. Luke sits on unceded Wabanaki territory. We acknowledge that we […]

PPEAT Meeting Minutes: November 9, 2021

November 9, 2021

Public Policy and Environmental Action Team Minutes  November 9, 2021  6-7 PM  Facilitator: Charles Skold  Minutes: Sarah Braik  Present: Meredith Tipton, Liz Parsons, Charles Skold, Ted Kanellakis, Ruth Roemer, Mary Linneman, Kathleen Coughlin, Ralph Cordes, Sarah Braik, Connie Bingham, Dick Farnsworth and Rep. Grayson Lookner  Territory Acknowledgement  Announcements  Correction from last meeting: tribal leaders meet […]