Faith Climate Action Week Reflection

Faith Climate Action Week Reflection

For those who were not able to join us for Iowa IPL’s Faith Climate Action Week Reflection, we invite you to take the time and space to reflect with us at your own convenience by following our reflection outline below. Grab a pen and paper or open a Google doc...
Dubuque Church Leads with Earth Care

Dubuque Church Leads with Earth Care

Dubuque continues to be a hotbed of faith-based climate action. One of the leading congregations not only in the city but in the country is Westminster Presbyterian Church. Last month, the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) certified Westminster as an “Earth Care...
The Transformative Power of Fasting

The Transformative Power of Fasting

My heart longed for company as I worshipped online this past Sunday with Plymouth UCC in Des Moines. During the children’s sermon, my pastor invited us to go grab, or hold in our memories, a favorite stuffed animal. She shared about participating in “bear hunts” as...
Iowa IPL COVID-19 Response

Iowa IPL COVID-19 Response

The mission of Iowa Interfaith Power & Light (Iowa IPL) is to empower people of faith and conscience to take bold and just action on climate change. As an environmental justice organization, we know that we are all interconnected and that our actions make an...
Meet Irene, Iowa IPL’s New Organizer

Meet Irene, Iowa IPL’s New Organizer

Irene DeMaris, Iowa IPL’s organizer, in front of the Washington Monument. Hi, I am Irene DeMaris and I am so excited to join Iowa IPL as the new organizer. I have always been passionate about empowering people of faith to transform their beliefs into action, and...