Category Archives: Climate Change

Preserving a World We Know is Top of Second Saturday Documentary

Actor and environmental activist Leonardo DiCaprio interviews world leaders and scientists as he tours the globe in the climate change documentary “Before the Flood,” to be screened at 1:30 pm, April 8, at Niles Discovery Church. The Second Saturday Documentary … Continue reading

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Church moves forward on solar power system

Months ago, members of the Niles Discovery Church Cabinet agreed that anticipated annual energy savings on power bills (roughly 7% to 9% return on investment) made investing in a solar power system a no brainer. The question was, where would … Continue reading

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“Think Beyond the Pump” campaign comes to Niles

The Think Beyond the Pump campaign is working with Bay Area cities to get climate change labels on gas pumps. A presentation about this campaign is coming to Niles Discovery Church on Sunday, May 22, at 4:00 p.m., in the … Continue reading

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Film examines a dirty relationship

The relationship between dirt and humans couldn’t be closer. We started our journey together as stardust, swirled by cosmic forces into our galaxy, solar system, and planet. We are made of the same stuff. Four billion years of evolution created … Continue reading

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Could climate crisis actually be an opportunity?

Documentary examines link between climate chaos and capitalism What if global warming isn’t only a crisis? What if it’s the best chance we are ever going to get to build a better world? “There’s no question about it,” Pastor Jeff … Continue reading

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Documentary exposes pundits-for-hire

Merchants of Doubt looks at pundits-for-hire who present themselves as scientific authorities as they speak about topics like toxic chemicals, pharmaceuticals, and climate change. This documentary will be shown as part of the Second Saturday Documentary Series at Niles Discovery … Continue reading

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An invitation to the NorCal Climate Mobilization

Dear Congregation, Extreme weather events around the globe, not the least of which is the drought we continue to experience here in California, remind us that weather patterns are changing, that climates are changing – and they are changing because … Continue reading

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