SACRED ACTION BLOG

Stories of the Interfaith Climate Movement

Round Two! Duluth Covid Community Support

By Bret Pence | Sep 10, 2020

We are all aware of the devastating effects of COVID-19, not only on people’s health but also on their well-being. As the pandemic began, members of MNIPL generously donated to our efforts in…

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MEDIA RELEASE: Minnesota religious, spiritual leaders call on top state officials to oppose Line 3 police violence

By Devon Cupery | Aug 18, 2020

TWIN CITIES – August 17, 2020 – In a strongly worded letter to ranking state officials, more than 400 religious and spiritual leaders from around Minnesota are calling on government leaders to rein…

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Thank you: COVID Community Action Duluth!

By Bret Pence | Aug 4, 2020

Our Duluth team sends out a huge thank you to all who supported our three-month COVID-19 support drive. Local donors contributed $4,000 to serve more than 400 people and assist 6 nonprofits and…

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Voter Reflection Guide by Interfaith Power & Light

By Devon Cupery | Jul 20, 2020

As people of faith and spiritual practice, we believe the 2020 election is a referendum on the values that will shape our future. How can we unite to heal our democracy? How do…

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Add your name: Spiritual leaders opposing police brutality

By Devon Cupery | Jul 20, 2020

In partnership with RISE Coalition, we are circulating a sign-on letter for religious and spiritual leaders to preempt police violence against Indigenous water protectors. All of us have the right to peacefully protest…

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Duluth volunteers provide Covid-19 community support

By Bret Pence | Jul 6, 2020

On July 2nd, the Duluth volunteer team completed a 2-month COVID Community Support plan by providing dinner to 30 guests of Loaves & Fishes, which offers hospitality to individuals and families experiencing homelessness. The…

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Youth present efficiency efforts at Shiloh Temple and Masjid An-Nur

By Jayda Pounds | Jul 6, 2020

As we continue to grow and build community, we are constantly opening our eyes and hearts to meet new people and build lifelong relationships. Although COVID has thrown a wrench in meeting one…

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Welcome to Liz Loeb!

By Devon Cupery | Jul 1, 2020

Minnesota Interfaith Power & Light is thrilled to welcome Liz Loeb to our team as Associate Director. Liz Loeb is a civil rights attorney and community organizer with twenty years of experience working…

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Honoring Juneteenth Day

By Whitney Terrill | Jun 19, 2020

Happy Juneteenth! Juneteenth is a day to celebrate how far we have come in the struggle for equality and freedom in the United States. Each June nineteenth commemorates the arrival of freedom to…

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