Tue, Nov 17|
Spirituality, Trauma and Climate Resistance: A Virtual Workshop with Climate Justice Ministries
Center Executive Director, Beth Norcross, will be one of the featured speakers at this virtual workshop, sponsored by Creation Justice Ministries. The workshop will present practical steps on how to learn resilience from God’s Creation and how your church can provide spiritual support.
Time & Location
Nov 17, 2020, 6:00 PM
About the event
The storms of the climate crisis do not only affect our physical lives, burning and flooding our homes and churches. These events have an extreme impact on our spiritual and psychological lives, traumatizing whole communities in their wake. Churches can serve as beacons of spiritual resilience in our communities, providing support in the midst of the spiritual storms of the climate crisis. Join us for this virtual workshop to learn practical steps on how to learn resilience from God’s Creation and how your church can provide spiritual support for your community in the midst of climate-change-induced trauma. Speakers include: Dr. Beth Norcross, Executive Director, Center for Spirituality in Nature Dr. Jan Holton, Associate Professor of the Practice of Pastoral Theology and Care, Duke Divinity School Avery Davis Lamb, Creation Justice Ministries, Duke Divinity School, and the Nicholas School of the Environment