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Bishop Alan Scarfe joins Faith and Climate Conference (September 1, 2011)

posted Aug 24, 2011, 10:06 AM by Rob Hogg
Alan Scarfe, the Episcopal Bishop of Iowa, will join the conference "Faith in a Changing Climate," which will be held on Thursday, September 1, 2011 from 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM at the West Des Moines Christian Church, 4501 Mills Civic Parkway in West Des Moines, Iowa. Doors will open at 9:15 AM.

In addition to Bishop Scarfe, featured speakers include:

Susan Stephenson, Executive Director of The Regeneration Project and the National Interfaith Power & Light Campaign

Dr. Craig Just, Coordinator of Sustainability Programs for the College of Engineering at the University of Iowa and Chair of the Sustainability Curriculum Advisory Committee

Dr. Jim Martin-Schramm, Professor of Religion and Research Chair for the Center for Ethics and Public Life at Luther College

Registration Cost is $35 and includes continental breakfast, lunch, and an Environmental Toolkit for each participant. Plus! The first 100 registrants will receive a copy of Sally Bingham’s book Love God, Heal Earth!
This conference is bringing people of faith from across Iowa together to learn what is happening to the Earth’s climate; address issues of Climate Justice; and discern ways that we can make a difference as individuals and congregations in this issue which impacts each one of us.
To register, please visit www.iowaipl.orgFor more information please contact Susan Guy, Executive Director of Iowa IPL at or 515-689-1112.