Thursday, September 06, 2007

On Faith-Based Cooperative Sustainability Efforts: What could we do better together?

"More than 120 5-foot world globes are on display in Chicago through September 2007 to urge everyone to 'take action against global warming'. Outstanding public art exhibit strings intermittently from Chicago's museum campus to Navy Pier. Each globe conveys a separate message, most with tips and reminders on ways to conserve to preserve the earth." Uploaded on July 2, 2007 by JohnLeGear on flickr

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Did you ever notice how many songs there are there are about togetherness? The achievement of unity, or togetherness, is the goal of the Faith of Baha'u'llah. Not just the interpersonal togetherness touted in these songs, but world unity.

Unity starts with interpersonal cooperation. Unity of family, tribe, city-state, nation, and now the world. That's how it goes. There are many initiatives in the world today that have as a goal the promotion of cooperation, collaboration, and ... togetherness. -gw

A conference to build interfaith collaboration for sustainability will be held at St. John's Church in Portsmouth and Green Acre Baha'i School in Eliot Sept. 21-23. ...

This year's sustainable living conference held at Green Acre Baha'i School in Eliot will focus on the question, "What could we do better together?" with the goal of generating new ideas for furthering regional faith-based cooperative sustainability efforts, and discovering ways to support each other in this work.

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