Month: September 2021

11th June 2021​

PLASTIC CUTLERY AND DRINKING STRAWS With the prospect of sunnier warmer days ahead at last you may feel like taking your lunch break in a park or beside the lake or heading off for a picnic with family or friends at the weekend.  It would be good to avoid using disposable plastic cutlery and straws …

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4th June 2021​

DO YOU LIKE CHOCOLATE? Even if you don’t the following may be of interest!  Did you know that 99% of the chocolate that you find in your local supermarket is made in the global north.  Chocolate production has long been dominated by countries far from where cocoa originally comes from but I have now come …

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8th May 2021

STARTING SIMPLE Let’s start with some simple ideas to get us thinking, try out and perhaps (hopefully) adopt new habits.  Of course it’s nothing new, but one of the most urgent issues is to reduce plastic waste and in particular single use plastics.  Next time you go to a supermarket why not be specifically aware …

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8th May 2021

As Carolyn mentioned at our AGM, I have agreed, as a member of Council, to encourage, promote and coordinate our La Côte Church commitment to Creation Care and share ideas about what we can do as individuals. The urgency for each one of us to play our part in caring for God’s wonderful gift of …

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