Green Tip #25: Bottled Water Myths and Facts

The Presbyterian Church USA actively encourages all congregations to be good stewards of all our God-given flora, fauna, and natural resources. We are continuing our Green Tips on a monthly basis going forward. If you missed any previous Tips, they are now posted on our St Andrew website. Amy will be updating the website with each new… Read more »

Green Tip #24: The Benefits of Purchasing an Electronic Vehicle (EV)

The Presbyterian Church USA actively encourages all congregations to be good stewards of all our God-given flora, fauna, and natural resources. St Andrew is actively pursuing an Earth Care Congregation designation by the PCUSA, with your help, this is an achievable goal for 2021. Good News: There is a promising new battery technology that uses only air… Read more »

Green Tip #23: Plastic Free July – The 4 Rs

The Presbyterian Church USA actively encourages all congregations to be good stewards of all our God-given flora, fauna, and natural resources. St Andrew is actively pursuing an Earth Care Congregation designation by the PCUSA, with your help, this is an achievable goal for 2021. Our next Plastic Free July installment: Good News: Nearly 17 million baby Chinook… Read more »

Green Tip #22: Plastic Free July

The Presbyterian Church USA actively encourages all congregations to be good stewards of all our God-given flora, fauna, and natural resources. St Andrew is actively pursuing an Earth Care Congregation designation by the PCUSA, with your help, this is an achievable goal for 2021. Good News: Vermont is the first state to outright ban throwing away food waste… Read more »

Green Tip #21: Clean Power

The Presbyterian Church USA actively encourages all congregations to be good stewards of all our God-given flora, fauna, and natural resources. St Andrew is actively pursuing an Earth Care Congregation designation by the PCUSA, with your help, this is an achievable goal for 2021. Good News: Washington state has banned single use plastics! Green Tip #21: Did you… Read more »

Green Tip #20: Household Hazardous Waste

The Presbyterian Church USA actively encourages all congregations to be good stewards of all our God-given flora, fauna, and natural resources. St Andrew is actively pursuing an Earth Care Congregation designation by the PCUSA, with your help, this is an achievable goal for 2021. Good News: A new National Park was created in West Virginia, preserving this… Read more »

Green Tip #19: Don’t Throw Away Clothing

The Presbyterian Church USA actively encourages all congregations to be good stewards of all our God-given flora, fauna, and natural resources. St Andrew is actively pursuing an Earth Care Congregation designation by the PCUSA, with your help, this is an achievable goal for 2021. Good News: A Green Group has bought a Belize forest to protect… Read more »

Green Tip #18: Follow Recycling Guidelines

The Presbyterian Church USA actively encourages all congregations to be good stewards of all our God-given flora, fauna, and natural resources. St Andrew is actively pursuing an Earth Care Congregation designation by the PCUSA, with your help, this is an achievable goal for 2021. Good News: The bald eagle population has quadrupled since 2009 after being… Read more »

Green Tip #17: Reduce Food Waste & Eat Less Meat

We are all called to be Good Stewards of God’s creation and we all benefit from an environmentally friendly lifestyle. The Presbyterian Church USA actively encourages all congregations to be good stewards of all our God-given flora, fauna, and natural resources. St Andrew is actively pursuing an Earth Care Congregation designation by the PCUSA, with your help,… Read more »

Green Tip #16: Refill Stores

The new Federal administration has put fighting climate change as a marque item in their agenda. We all have a part to play in supporting this agenda. This bi-weekly Environmental Moment will highlight some environmental good news and offer tips on how you can help reduce waste, energy, and use of plastics. May this instill hope… Read more »

Green Tip #15: Be A Careful Recycler

The new Federal administration has put fighting climate change as a marque item in their agenda. We all have a part to play in supporting this agenda. This bi-weekly Environmental Moment will highlight some environmental good news and offer tips on how you can help reduce waste, energy, and use of plastics. May this instill hope… Read more »

Green Tip #13: Paper Plates

The new Federal Administration has put fighting climate change as a marque item in their agenda. We all have a part to play in supporting this agenda. This bi-weekly Environmental Moment will highlight some environmental good news and offer tips on how you can help reduce waste, energy, and use of plastics. May this instill hope… Read more »

Green Tip #12: Paper Napkins

There seems to be no end to bad news about the state of our environment, but there is good news too. This bi-weekly Environmental Moment will highlight some good news and offer tips on how you can help reduce waste, energy, and use of plastics. May this instill hope for our future. Good News: Renewable energy tops… Read more »

Green Tip #11: Green Yard Waste Bin

There seems to be no end to bad news about the state of our environment, but there is good news too. This bi-weekly Environmental Moment will highlight some good news and offer tips on how you can help reduce waste, energy, and use of plastics. May this instill hope for our future. Good News: There is so… Read more »

Green Tip #10: Household Cleaners

There seems to be no end to bad news about the state of our environment, but there is good news too. This bi-weekly Environmental Moment will highlight some good news and offer tips on how you can help reduce waste, energy, and use of plastics. This week’s moment includes a tip from Sara Clegg. Good News: An… Read more »