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Green Team

As people of faith, we have an obligation to care for God’s creation. How we live in this world has meaning and consequences for all beings.

Green Notes and Correspondence:

May 22, 2022: Five Steps to a More Sustainable Closet

May 15, 2022: Full application NorthWestern Energy E+ Grant

May 15, 2022: Let's Conserve More Electricity, First Church!

May 15, 2022: Environmental Benefits of First UMC Solar Project

May 8, 2022: Missoula Recycles 1 Million Pounds of Glass

May 1, 2022: Conference Awards $1K Grant to Solar Panel Project

May 1, 2022: Join First UMC's Glass Recycling Program Today

April 24, 2022: Behold Our Bright, Energy Efficient Sanctuary!

April 20, 2022: Engineer's Report: Roof Can Support Solar Installation

April 17, 2022: First UMC Builds on Legacy of Civic Action, Service

April 10, 2022: First UMC’s Solar Pledge Drive Reaches $18,353 Goal!

April 3, 2022: Engineer Examines Education Annex Roof for Stability

April Tower Tidings: Let's Bring Home our Solar Pledge Drive!

March 27, 2022: First UMC Trustees Support Solar Panel Project

March 20, 2022: Let's Bring Home the Final $4,378 in Solar Pledges

March 13, 2022: SBS Solar Delivers Design for First UMC Solar Array

March 9, 2022: Full Proposal from SBS Solar of Missoula

March 6, 2022: IPCC Report Adds Impetus to Solar Panel Campaign

March Tower Tidings: Recruit a Friend to Our Solar Pledge Drive

February 27, 2022: Grant-Writing Begins; Pledges Pass Halfway Mark

February 20, 2022: Green Team Updates Trustees on Solar Project

February 20, 2022: Green Team Posts Updates on New Website

February 14, 2022: Letter to Building Users Seeks Solar Pledges

February 13, 2022: Generous Donor Pledges $2,500 to Solar Fund

February 6, 2022: Solar Pledges Hit One-Third of Goal

February 6, 2022: Letter to New City Council members

February 2, 2022: Grant Application to Mountain Sky Conference

February Tower Tidings: Let's Inspire Downtown to Go Solar

January 30, 2022: Your Solar Pledge Makes a Difference

January 23, 2022: Solar Array Will Reaffirm Downtown Presence  

January 16, 2022: Green Team Seeks Pledges for Solar Panels

January 9, 2022: Net Metering Is Key to Solar Power Success

January 2, 2022: Green Team Launches Solar Power Project

January Tower Tidings: Our Climate Resolutions for 2022

December 26, 2021: Recycle Your Christmas Tree 

December 19, 2021: Protect Natural Areas, Store Carbon

December 12, 2021: Governor Responds to Green Team's Letter 

December 5, 2021: Thank You, Lorraine Carlson!

December Tower Tidings: Green Team to Lobby City Council

November 28, 2021: A Month of Significant Climate Action

November 26, 2021: Governor's Letter to Green Team

November 21, 2021: Missoula Needs 100 Percent Clean Electricity

November 20, 2021: Green Team Letter to Missoula City Council

November 14. 2021: Support the Climate Patriots in Congress

November 7, 2021: Our Savior's Lutheran Church Goes Solar

November Tower Tidings: Vote for Earth-Friendly Candidates

October 31, 2021: Demand Action at the Ballot Box and COP26

October 24: 2021: Stop New Fossil-Fuel Infrastructure Projects

October 10, 2021: Senator Joe Manchin is on Big Oil's Payroll

October 3, 2021: Don't Let Big Oil Slow-Walk the Climate Crisis

October Tower Tidings: Seize the Day With Solar Power, Missoula!

September 26, 2021: Recycling Glass in Missoula and Glacier Park

September 19, 2021: Carlson Family Installs Rooftop Solar Power

September 12, 2021: Green Team Volunteers at Roots Fest

September 5, 2021: Let's Share Stories of Eco-Success!

September Tower Tidings: Missoula Must Reduce Carbon Output

August Tower Tidings: Eat Less Beef, Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Sunday, August 22, 2021: Westerners Must Consume Less Water

Sunday, August 8, 2021: Wildfires Should Be Our Wakeup Call

Sunday, July 11, 2021: Denver Enacts 10-Cent Plastic Bag Fee

First UMC Greenhouse Gas Assessment/Carbon Footprint

First UMC Greenhouse Gas Assessment Charts/Graphics