Páramos are an alpine tundra ecosystem located above the tree line in South and Central America. Like all tundra ecosystems, they are delicate. Protecting the…Read more
Folks from Shalom Mennonite Fellowship, Tucson, Arizona, participated in a Native-led rally in support of the Native nations gathering at Standing Rock to oppose the…Read more
A Mennonite Central Committee Worker Reflects:
Forest Advocates Resist Illegal Logging in Cambodia
Cambodia’s rate of deforestation ranks fifth in the world. An August 1 blog entitled “For the Love of Trees” describes how advocates of the Prey Lang Forest in the northern part of this country responded to illegal logging with singing, dancing and tree planting. The author is a Mennonite Central Committee worker who accompanied the group. Her photographs and story inspire hope and encourage self-reflection regarding consumption. Read the blog.
MCCN member Ronald Wyse of Mount Pleasant, Iowa, invites us to respond to this request from Caleen Sisk, Chief of the Winnemem Wintu Tribe in…Read more
Creation care includes examining our relationship with Indigenous Peoples, whose land was taken for exploitation and development upon the settling of this country. Some members…Read more
For in [Christ] all the fullness of God was pleased to dwell, and through him God was pleased to reconcile to himself all things, whether on earth or in heaven, by making peace through the blood of his cross.Colossians 1:19 - 20