May 28: 5th Annual Faith Leaders’ Luncheon
Join OCICE and faith leaders from across Southern California for the 5th Annual Faith Leaders’ Luncheon at the Jain Center of Southern California, 8072 Commonwealth Ave., Buena Park, CA. This year’s Guest Speaker is Rev. Sarah Halverson, recipient of the 2013 Earth Day Sermon Award. Other speakers will include members of houses of worship that have taken steps to “Green” their house of worship and educate their congregation of the importance of earth stewardship.
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OCICE will also present of the 2014 Steward of Creation Award, as well as the 2014 Earth Day Sermon Award.
Do You Have What it Takes?
Steward of Creation Award
The 5th Annual Steward of Creation Award will be presented to the House of Worship that has taken steps to “Green” their facility. Let us know what your house of worship has done to tread more lightly on the earth. Have you installed energy saving appliances, lighting, or a/c, solar panels or drought tolerant landscaping?
Let us know what you’re doing to tread more lightly. Submit your nomination for the Steward of Creation Award.
Earth Day Sermon Award
The 2nd Annual Earth Day Sermon Award will be presented to the faith leader (or lay leader!) who submits the best Earth Day Sermon. The winning congregation will receive $1,500!
You may submit your sermon via: snail mail, email, YouTube, DVD, CD or Thumb Drive. If submitting electronically, please send document or link to video to: email@example.com. If sending via U.S. Mail, please mail to: OCICE, P. O. Box 555, Tustin, CA 92781. Click here for more information.
- No OCICE board or planning committee members may enter the contest.
- The sermon may be given anytime during the year – not just for Earth Day.
- The sermon must be 60 minutes or less.
8072 Commonwealth Ave
Buena Park, CA 90621
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