Why aren’t churches talking about the environment?

“The first sermon I heard on climate change and greenhouse gases was in the 1970s and it was 25 years before I heard another one.” Dr. Robert Baker, retired scientist and member of Downey Avenue Christian Church in Indianapolis. Bob believes in faith and...

Unitarian Universalist Church of Indianapolis, Solar Dedication

The Unitarian Universalist Church of Indianapolis (UUI) will hold a public dedication of its new solar panel installation at 12:30 PM on Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018. Everyone is welcome to attend. The 20-minute event will take place on the church grounds at 615 W 43rd...

Bethlehem United Church of Christ in Evansville

Bethlehem United Church of Christ of Evansville is one of Indiana’s forty solar congregations.  Bethlehem UCC has focused on reducing their energy usage, decreasing their solar footprint and going solar.  Their active green team is about five years old.  Bethlehem UCC...

Where are Indiana’s Solar Congregations?

Check out our map of Indiana Solar Congregations and Indiana Faith-Based Institutions!   In April 2018, 924 solar panels were installed on the roof of the Goshen College Rec-Fitness Center, which will generate 277 kilowatts of power, offsetting the college’s...

Congratulations to Indiana’s Solar Congregations

The picture above is with Senior Pastor Rev. Robert Heimach with Irvington Presbyterian Church in Indianapolis, one of Indiana’s newest solar congregations!  Congratulations to Indiana’s 33 solar congregations! As of May 1, 2018, this is the list we have...

Cumberland First Baptist Church, H-IPL Acclaimed Congregation

Cumberland First Baptist Church was one of the first five Hoosier congregations to become an H-IPL Acclaimed Congregation in 2015.  An acclaimed congregation has: Reduced their electric and gas consumption by 25% Had 1/3 of their congregation reduce their energy...