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Many people stay silent about climate change, preferring to avoid conflict. However, when danger is imminent, it’s time to speak up. And so it is time, as people of faith, to talk about the climate crisis. […] Read More

Al Gore told members of The Climate Project in a July conference call, “Reality is on our side.” He announced the rebranding of the organization from The Climate Project to TheClimateRealityProject, and he unveiled a globalrealityevent set for Sept. 14-15, 2011. “Across the globe cataclysmic weather events are occurring with such regularity that it is […] Read More

Church leaders have urged European politicians to make firm commitments on climate change policy. Speaking before a significant European Union summit meeting last week, the Baptist Union of Great Britain, the Methodist Church and the United Reformed Church called on the EU to make drastic emissions cuts by 2020 and to fund technological and social […] Read More

Former Vice President Al Gore joined about 100 world leaders at the U.N. building in New York on Sept. 22 for an unprecedented day of discussions regarding climate change. President Barack Obama also addressed the meeting, which was designed to build momentum toward the U.N. Climate Change Conference to be held in Copenhagen in December. […] Read More

Al Gore’s North American summit in Nashville began on May 14 with a laser-focused address on the ethics and equity of climate change, really the ethics of the inequity of global warming’s impacts on the marginalized.   It is a word the vast majority of Christians need to hear.   From right to left across […] Read More

Some conservative evangelicals define creation care with an anti-Al Gore disclaimer and denial about the scientific consensus regarding climate change. They say evangelicals shouldn’t address global warming because the Bible doesn’t address global warming. Yet these same evangelicals say Christians should recycle aluminum cans and conserve electrical energy, two activities for which no biblical proof […] Read More

Al Gore’s motives for addressing global warming were challenged by a Tennessee congresswoman on the very day that the New York Times reported that a lobby group for the fossil fuel industry covered up in the 1990s what its own scientists were saying—greenhouse gases cause global warming.   The misnamed lobby group, Global Climate Coalition, […] Read More

Richard Land, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, once again used his weekly radio program to mock the idea of global warming and instead claimed that the earth is experiencing global cooling. However, Land relied on poor evidence, including a discredited list of scientists and the prediction of an unreliable […] Read More

If President Bill Clinton ever had a prayer with the leadership of the Southern Baptist Convention, it was right after a meeting on Sept. 16, 1993, with then-SBC president Ed Young. Though he was a member of a Southern Baptist church, Immanuel Baptist Church in Little Rock, Ark., while in office, the 42nd president of […] Read More

Former Vice President Al Gore challenged 2,500 fellow Baptists at a Thursday luncheon with prophetic zeal to take up the mantle of reversing global warming. Speaking to a luncheon crowd at this week’s New Baptist Covenant Celebration, Gore recalled words of an old Sunday school teacher who taught the purpose of life is to glorify […] Read More