The television series last year, the Blue Planet, and more recently the climate change protests in London have put green issues and the care of our planet back firmly on the agenda. One of the focuses of the protests was on carbon reduction (though you wouldn’t necessarily have realised that when seeing them blocking and preventing public transport working properly), yet carbon reduction is only part of the challenge.
Did you know that every household throws away around £470 worth of food every year? Did you know that a third of our crops are discarded because they don't match the criteria for the perfect supermarket vegetable?
During the Harvest season, Strathmore Road Methodist Church will be reflecting on what the bible says about this and how we respond.