Earth Ministry

River Friendly: Green and Gold

We Are Gold: River-Friendly

After several years of effort and review, the Earth Ministry Team is pleased to announce that UUCWC has been certified as a “River-Friendly Community Partner” by The Watershed Institute of Pennington, NJ. Al Johnson and Barbara Drew, Co-chairs of Earth Ministry … read more.

Earth Day at 50

By Al Johnson and Barbara Drew, Co-chairs, Earth Ministry Team

 “When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the universe.” John Muir, reflective of our UU 7th Principle  

April 22, 2020 will mark the 50th anniversary of
the … read more.

Outdoor Adventure Hike

Hike the Abbott Marshlands, Roebling Memorial Park Sunday February 23rd; weather permitting.

This hike is approximately 2.5 miles of easy terrain.

On
the watery fringes of Trenton and Hamilton and the bluffs overlooking
the Abbott Marshlands, several trails offer opportunities to see animal
and plant life, … read more.

Earth Ministry Update and Calendar for 2020

2020 is the 50th anniversary of Earth Day

by Chris Piatek

Each Sunday, we light five Candles of Fellowship to actively affirm our commitments to five core UUCWC principles. One of these candles affirms UUCWC’s commitment to caring for our earth and, more locally, our church … read more.

Up on the Roof Top

by George Faulkner, Co-Chair, Building Committee

Up on the Rooftop… Reindeer Paws? No. But even better… solar panels! Many longer time members are aware that we installed solar panels in October 2008, and officially dedicated them in 2009. But unless you fly a … read more.

Global Climate Strike on Sept 20th

As UUs, we know that all that exists is part of an interdependent web. What we do matters. We must show up for each other now and show the critical urgency of demanding action on climate change. If not you, then who? If not now, … read more.

Earth Ministry Recycling Reminder

By Chris Piatek

Recycling has been part of our daily practice for many years. It’s a ubiquitous habit (we hope) but it’s good to review lists of the materials that can and cannot be recycled. It’s often hard to see the numbers on plastic containers when … read more.