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United by Faith Lutheran Church Joins GreenFaith Certification Program

Southtown Star

United by Faith Lutheran Church in Evergreen Park, IL,joins the Certification Program

 

GreenFaith: United By Faith Lutheran Church, 3240 W. 98th St., Evergreen Park, has begun a two-year certification program to become a totally green congregation. The church is one of 11 new congregations nationwide who have been accepted into the GreenFaith Certification Program during which religious institutions commit to being leaders in environmental stewardship and, during a two-year period, engage in a variety of initiatives to be more environmentally conscious within the walls of their spiritual community, to deepen the awareness among their congregation of the relationship between their spiritual beliefs and environmental responsibility and to provide youth and adult education. Information: Bonnie Osborne, (708) 424-6301 or ubfelca@sbcglobal.net.

Campground Festival: The 38th annual “Old Campground Festival” is slated for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 22. The event, sponsored by the United Methodist Church of New Lenox will take place outdoors at the wooded campgrounds just off U.S. 30 in New Lenox. Information: (815) 485-8271

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