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Crossing Cultural Divides
How can you cross cultural divides and engage with the strangers next door?

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Earth Healing Message from Lutheran Bishop Thomas A. Skrenes

An Earth Healing Message from Bishop Thomas A. Skrenes about the EPA Great Lakes 2008 Earth Day Challenge. A Lutheran Bishop who has participated in interfaith Earth Day recycling projects for three years in a row encourages people of all faiths to get involved and help protect the environment. Interfaith environment projects like the EPA Great Lakes 2008 Earth Day Challenge will help ensure a better future for all humans, according to Lutheran Bishop Thomas A. Skrenes of the Northern Great Lakes Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. The challenge involves about 40 projects in hundreds of communities across eights states including recycling electronics (e-Waste), properly disposing of pharmaceuticals and everyday poisons (called Household Hazardous Waste, and cleaning up communities across the Great Lakes basin. The U.S. Environmental Projection Agency has provided grants to some of the cities and to the Earth Healing Initiative to help reach a goal of one million pounds of electronics and one million pills. To read entire story:

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