Stories of the Interfaith Climate Movement

COVID-19 Update from MNIPL

By Devon Cupery | Mar 16, 2020

We hope that you and your loved ones are well. We are writing in regard to the COVID-19 pandemic, with updates to prioritize the health, safety and well-being of our community. The outbreak…

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2019 Annual Report Published

By Devon Cupery | Mar 16, 2020

Our 2019 Annual Report is now available for viewing online, beautifully designed by artist Patricia Lamas. Read stories about faith community climate leadership, our Youth N’ Power program, community-owned solar and much more.…

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Thank you: MNIPL Climate Justice Night

By Devon Cupery | Mar 15, 2020

We extend our heartfelt thanks to all who took part in MNIPL Climate Justice Night on March 5th. We recognize that we’re very fortunate to have spent this time together, as public health…

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Partnering for Lent 2020

By Buff Grace | Feb 25, 2020

MNIPL has teamed up with seven Episcopal congregations in the St. Paul metro to create a Lent Program on living in better harmony with the earth and responding to the climate crisis. These…

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Faith Leaders Read the Names of 227 Bodies of Water that Line 3 Will Cross

By Devon Cupery | Feb 20, 2020

On February 19th, more than 100 people gathered at the state capitol at Governor Tim Walz’s office in ceremony to honor the 227 bodies of water that Line 3 would cross. The group delivered a…

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Miikawaadenim – To Be Beautiful

By Winona LaDuke | Jan 16, 2020

Welcome to this edition of Firelight: Wisdom to Support & Inspire! This edition of Firelight is written by Winona Laduke who shares reflections on co-creating a more kind and beautiful Northland, Minnesota, nation,…

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Tickets now live for Climate Justice Night 2020!

By Devon Cupery | Jan 8, 2020

We’re excited to announce that our 2020 celebration and fundraiser will be held at the Science Museum on March 5th, and tickets are now live! We warmly invite you for a hearty meal and…

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Reflections on a new decade

By Charissa Verdoorn | Jan 3, 2020

Staring at a frozen lake and reflecting on the beginning of a new year, I’m keenly aware of how lucky I am. Staying at my husband’s family cabin in Northern Minnesota has become…

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Bob Blake Appointed to Governor’s Workforce Development Board

By Devon Cupery | Dec 11, 2019

Congratulations to MNIPL staff member Bob Blake of Red Lake Nation on his appointment to Governor Walz’s Workforce Development Board! Bob started one of Minnesota’s first minority-owned solar companies, Solar Bear. He brings experience creating…

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