Why Julia Cares for Creation

Why Julia Cares for Creation

Julia Smith, mother of two, is her daughter’s Girl Scout troop leader, and the Charter Representative for her son’s Cub Scout Pack. She is also active in her children’s school Parent Teacher Association and works as a Dental Hygienist. “When I think of my own precious...
Saving Money and Saving the Earth

Saving Money and Saving the Earth

St. John the Apostle Catholic Church in Norwalk, Iowa is turning to solar power to save money and protect the earth. The 60kW-dc array, set to be installed this month, is expected to offset 37% of the congregation’s electricity and save them $2,000 each year.  Though...
Iowa IPL Meetups

Iowa IPL Meetups

Iowa IPL works to equip and inspire people of faith to become leaders finding solutions to climate change. We’re hosting meetups across the state to bring our supporters together, to connect with like-minded individuals, and to talk about the realities of climate...
The Good Life Redefined: Rebecca’s Action Plan

The Good Life Redefined: Rebecca’s Action Plan

Rebecca Criswell, participant in The Good Life Redefined workshop in Indianola was inspired to practice contemplative silence. Read below how the action she pledged is adding more meaning and balance to her life.   At the February 5th “Good Life...
Green Team Training Huge Success!

Green Team Training Huge Success!

The newly formed Dubuque Chapter of Iowa Interfaith Power & Light is off to a roaring start in building the movement of climate justice in Dubuque! The Chapter worked together with Iowa IPL to put on a Green Team Training event on Sunday, February 19th. It was a...