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Stories of the Interfaith Climate Movement

To Seek Healing & Hold the Line

By Sarah Holst | Sep 29, 2017

Sarah Holst is an artist and a student United Theological Seminary and is an applicant with the Roman Catholic Womanpriests: a worldwide movement seeking gender justice in the Catholic Church. Sarah represented people of faith at the Hold the Line…

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Hold the Line

By Naveena Sekaran | Sep 28, 2017

The recently proposed replacement and expansion of Line 3, a tar sands oil pipeline in northern Minnesota, has fueled resistance across the state on the grounds of environmentalism and Indigenous people’s rights. Brent Murica is currently working with MNIPL on…

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Meet Naveena

By Naveena Sekaran | Sep 26, 2017

Throughout my childhood and into my early adulthood, I have found that, for me, the surest and quickest path to living a life full of meaning is by serving others. I think that MNIPL embodies that idea, and I am…

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I don’t look to Washington, I look to White Earth

By Brent Murcia | Aug 25, 2017

Greetings from the first day of our pipeline experience! Today we visited the Pine Point community in White Earth, and then we met with Honor the Earth and the White Earth Land Recovery Project. We learned about how they make…

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Council of the Wild Forests

By Claire Curran | Aug 1, 2017

All in the Circle Nature camp 2017 was a great success! We had 43 campers and 8 camp counselors, a talented staff team, and generous volunteers. This year’s theme was Council of the Wild Forest. Much of camp took place…

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All in the Circle: Council of the Wild Forests

By Erin Pratt | Jul 12, 2017

We’ve had a wonderful first two days of our All in the Circle Camp! Thank you! We began with an opening circle to invite the wisdom of Forest communities to teach us about kindness in community with each other. A…

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Yellowstone National Park – A Wonderland of the World

By Narayan Dhakal | Jun 7, 2017

Narayan Dhakal is a conservation scientist trained in the complexity of ecological processes involving human communities with the perspective on human dimensions of nature conservation. He strives to help and support people to maintain their health and wellness by conserving…

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Imagine: All in the Circle

By AJ Pratt | May 22, 2017

All in the Circle Creative Arts & Nature Camp sprang forth from AJ’s vast experience as an educator and program director over the last 30 years. She holds a deep interest in exploring what elements are critical in nurturing the…

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Creating the Beloved Community: Prophetic Imagination in Resistance of the Muslim Ban

By Abigail Hindson | Feb 7, 2017

Abigail Hindson is the Communications Intern at MNIPL. Originally from La Crosse, WI, Abigail graduated from Lawrence University in 2016 and recently moved to Minneapolis. She enjoys running around the lakes, growing vegetables in a community garden, and making new…

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