by Steven Jones, March, 2020. The Episcopal Church in Delaware announced this month the formation of the task force responsible for implementing the 233rd Annual Convention’s Resolution 001: Supporting Producers of Locally Grown Food. This resolution emerged during the Season of Creation and the desire of our parish, Saints Andrew and Matthew (Wilmington), to improve READ MORE »
Local Food, Local Institutions
We can support local family-farming by getting local institutions to purchase and serve locally-grown food. A blog by Steven Jones.
The mission of the task force is to actualize Resolution 001 of the 233rd Annual Convention, to support producers of locally-grown food. SsAM member Steven Jones has been appointed chairperson. Jones will be putting together a diocesan-wide, five-person task force with the goal of implementing a plan for Camp Arrowhead and Memorial House that meets READ MORE »
Environmental stewardship is a heady subject. To me it infers the nurturing of the very system that maintains our physical well-being. Odds are, because you are reading this, you probably agree that the system needs improvement. There is nothing more sacred, humbling and frustrating than being in service to creation care. What is exciting is READ MORE »
The Episcopal Church in Delaware “recognizes that improving the economic well-being and vitality of its family-farming communities within the State of Delaware could, in part, be driven by increasing the purchasing, serving, and promoting of local food grown in the Delmarva region…” which is why its delegates passed the Support Producers of Locally Grown Food READ MORE »