A clean, renewable energy resource with little to no environmental impact, wind is one of the fastest growing sources of electricity. Individual, small wind turbines– producing 1 to 100 kilowatts of energy–are powering up homes, farms, schools, small businesses and–yes–congregations.
Keep up with current news from the Mission Investment Fund with recent stories from our quarterly newsletter, "The Mustard Seed."
You just finished a Sunday breakfast at church. What happens to the food scraps? Most congregations—and households—could compost those unwanted leftovers along with grass clippings and other yard waste. In the process, composters—promoting the natural decomposition of organic substances—help the environment and produce their own fertilizer for landscaping.
Typically, it is the job of parents to pass advice on to their children, but that does not mean that it cannot happen the other way around. That was the case for the Rev. Emil Evenson and his wife Judy when their son suggested they invest with the Mission Investment Fund.