Urging Big Business to ‘Invest In Our Planet’

Business, particularly big business, has a pretty terrible reputation with environmentalists, and sometimes that is quite justified. We all know of businesses that have continued polluting practices long after they should have stopped. There are also some businesses that adopt apparently environmentally friendly practices as a marketing ploy, so-called “greenwashing.” …

Churchyards, The Oldest Meadow and an Important Carbon Store?

Harriet Carty of Caring for God’s Acre explores the history and rich biodiversity of our churchyards. Whilst many of our churches and chapel buildings have been extended, rebuilt and generally altered from the original, probably modest building that was consecrated centuries ago, the churchyard may be little altered. We know …

What is the main factor holding churches back from doing more about the environment?

Dr Martin Hodson reflects on his recent time spent running the @OurCofELike Twitter account and a fascinating poll that he ran on what is holding churches back from doing more for the environment. I have been following the Twitter account @OurCofELike for some years. Every week a different person connected …