Creation Champions: Church Environmental Recognitions

Creation Champions: Church Environmental Recognitions

creation-justice-churches-logo.jpgAccording to present records, 144 churches in the United Church of Christ have been recognized for their environmental commitments by various programs. Below is a program-by-program list that begins with Creation Justice Churches, a new program administered by the national setting of the UCC. Please let us know of any churches not listed.

Creation Justice Churches of the United Church of Christ    

Douglas Congregational United Church of Christ, Douglas, Michigan
Emmanuel United Church of Christ, York, Pennsylvania
First Congregational Church of Sonoma, Sonoma, California
Irvine United Congregational Church, Irvine, California
MCC/ UCC in the Valley, North Hollywood, California    
New Covenant United Church of Christ, Williamsport, Pennsylvania
United Church of Granville, Granville, Ohio                            
    
Connecticut Conference Green Church
                    
Asylum Hill Congregational Church, Hartford, Connecticut    
Church of Christ Congregational UCC, Newington, Connecticut
Congregational Church, Huntington, New York    
Congregational UCC of Killingworth, Killingworth, Connecticut
Congregational UCC of Wilton, Wilton, Connecticut    
First Church of Christ Congregational UCC, Glastonbury, Connecticut
First Church of Christ in Mansfield, Mansfield, Connecticut    
First Church of Christ Congregational UCC, Middletown, Connecticut    
First Church UCC, Windsor, Connecticut    
First Congregational UCC of Bloomfield, Bloomfield, Connecticut    
First Congregational Church of Darien UCC, Darien, Connecticut                
First Congregational Church of Deep River, Deep River, Connecticut
First Congregational Church of Guilford, Guilford, Connecticut    
First Congregational Church of Ledyard, Ledyard, Connecticut    
First Congregational Church, Lebanon, Connecticut
First Congregational Church of Old Lyme, Old Lyme, Connecticut    
First Congregational UCC of Southington, Southington, Connecticut    
First Congregational UCC of Woodstock, Woodstock, Connecticut
Gilead Congregational Church UCC, Hebron, Connecticut
Hampton Congregational Church, Hampton, Connecticut
Immanuel Congregational Church UCC, Hartford, Connecticut
Mystic Congregational UCC, Mystic, Connecticut
Newtown Congregational UCC, Newtown, Connecticut
South Congregational UCC, Middletown, Connecticut    
Spring Glen Church UCC, Hamden, Connecticut
Storrs Congregational Church, Storrs, Connecticut
United Church of Chester, Chester, Connecticut                            
United Church of Christ in Cornwall, Cornwall, Connecticut                    
            
Earth Ministry's Green Congregations Program    

Bethany UCC, Seattle, Washington
Everett United Church of Christ, Everett, Washington
Fauntleroy United Church of Christ, Seattle, Washington
Keystone Congregational United Church of Christ, Seattle, Washington
Kirkland Congregational Church, Kirkland, Washington                
Magnolia United Church of Christ, Seattle, Washington            
Plymouth Congregational Church, Seattle, Washington                    
Richmond Beach Congregational UCC, Shoreline, Washington    
Suquamish Community Congregational UCC, Suquamish, Washington
Verdale United Church of Christ, Spokane Valley, Washington

Earthwise

Beavercreek UCC, Beavercreek, Oregon
Circles of Faith United Church of Christ, Waubun, Minnesota
Community United Church of Christ, St. Paul Park, Minnesota
Falcon Heights United Church of Christ, Falcon Heights, Minnesota
First Congregational Church of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
First Congregational of Moorhead, Moorhead, Minnesota
First Congregational UCC, Alexandria, Minnesota
First Congregational United Church of Christ, Wadena, Minnesota
First United Church of Christ, Northfield, Minnesota
Gaylord United Church of Christ, Gaylord, Minnesota
Lake Oswego UCC, Lake Oswego, Oregon
Lyndale Congregational UCC, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Mayflower Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota
New Ulm United Church of Christ, New Ulm, Minnesota
Parkway United Church of Christ, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Peace United Church of Christ, Rochester, Minnesota
Peace United Church of Christ, St. Cloud, Minnesota
Pilgrim Congregational United Church of Christ, Benson, Minnesota
Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Duluth, Minnesota
Plymouth Congregational Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Plymouth Congregational Church of Fort Wayne, UCC, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Robbinsdale UCC, Robbinsdale, Minnesota
St. Anthony Park UCC, St. Paul, Minnesota
St. Paul’s UCC, St. Paul, Minnesota
The Congregational Church of Detroit Lakes, Detroit Lakes, Minnesota
The Congregational United Church of Christ, Rochester, Minnesota
United Church of Christ in New Brighton, New Brighton, Minnesota
Union Congregational Church UCC, St. Louis Park, Minnesota
Union United Church of Christ, Elk River, Minnesota

EPA Energy Star for Congregations    
                                                                

Dennis Union, Dennis, Massachusetts                            
                        
GreenFaith
                            
Congregational Church in Cumberland UCC, Cumberland, Maine    
Stanley Congregational UCC, Chatham, New Jersey
United Church of Santa Fe, Santa Fe, New Mexico
                                                    
Green Justice Congregation

Cherokee Park United Church, St. Paul, Minnesota
Christ Church UCC, Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
Church of the Apostles UCC, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
David's UCC, Herndon, Pennsylvania     
Dummerston Congregational Church, Dummerston Center, Vermont
Emmanuel UCC, York, Pennsylvania
Faith UCC, Grantville, Pennsylvania
Faith UCC, State College, Pennsylvania
Faith UCC, York, Pennsylvania
First Church in Oberlin UCC, Oberlin, Ohio
First Congregational Christian Church, Chesterfield, Virginia    
First Congregational Church of Eugene, Eugene, Oregon
First Congregational Church of Minnesota UCC, Minneapolis, Minnesota
First Congregational UCC of Albuquerque, Albuquerque, New Mexico
First Congregational UCC of Anoka, Anoka, Minnesota
First Congregational UCC of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee     
First UCC, Carlisle, Pennsylvania
Hayshire UCC, York, Pennsylvania
Heidelberg UCC, York, Pennsylvania
Irvine United Congregational Church, Irvine, California
Kirk of Bonnie Brae UCC, Denver, Colorado
Lake Oswego UCC, Lake Oswego, Oregon
Lyndale UCC, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Macalester-Plymouth United Church, St. Paul, Minnesota
Mayflower Community Congregational UCC, Minneapolis, Minnesota
New Covenant UCC, Williamsport, Pennsylvania
Newman Congregational Church UCC, Rumford, Rhode Island  
Peace Church UCC, Duluth, Minnesota
Penbrook UCC, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Quentin UCC, Quentin, Pennsylvania   
Rockville United Church, Rockville, Maryland                        
Second Congregational Church of Bennington, Bennington, Vermont
St. John’s UCC, Fairmont, Minnesota
St. John's UCC, Mifflinburg, Pennsylvania
St. Lucas UCC, St. Louis, Missouri
St. Matthew’s United Church of Christ, Forest City, Minnesota
St. Paul’s Evangelical & Reformed UCC, Johnstown, Pennsylvania
St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, St. Paul, Minnesota
St. Paul's UCC of Mechanicsburg, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania     
St. Paul UCC of Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, Pennsylvania                     
St. Paul's UCC of Spring Grove, Spring Grove, Pennsylvania    
St. Stephens, New Holland, Pennsylvania
Trinity UCC of Hellam, Hellam, Pennsylvania    
Trinity UCC, Palmyra, Pennsylvania
Union Congregational UCC, St. Louis Park, Minnesota
                    
Interfaith Power and Light, Cool Congregation 
                                                                       

Central Union Church, Honolulu, Hawaii
Community Church of Durham, Durham, New Hampshire    

Massachusetts Conference Green Congregation

Canaan Congregational Church, Canaan, Massachusetts
Church of the Covenant Federated, Boston, Massachusetts
Congregational Church of Needham, Needham, Massachusetts
Congregational Church of Weston, Weston, Massachusetts
Edwards Church, Framingham, Massachusetts
Eliot Church of Newton, Newton, Massachusetts
Federated Church of Orleans, Orleans, Massachusetts
First Congregational Church of Amherst, Amherst, Massachusetts    
First Congregational Church of Natick, Massachusetts
First Congregational Church of Stockbridge, Stockbridge, Massachusetts    
First Congregational Church of Weston, Weston, Massachusetts
First Congregational Church of West Tisbury, West Tisbury, Massachusetts
First Congregational UCC of Holliston, Holliston, Massachusetts    
First Parish Congregational Church UCC, Newbury, Massachusetts    
First Congregational UCC of Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, Massachusetts
Grace Congregational Church, Framingham, Massachusetts
South Congregational Church, Amherst, Massachusetts        
Seekonk Congregational Church, Seekonk, Massachusetts
South Acton Congregational Church UCC, Acton, Massachusetts
South Church in Andover UCC, Andover, Massachusetts    
South Congregational Church, Amherst, Massachusetts
South Congregational Church UCC, Andover, Massachusetts
Trinitarian Congregational Church of Warwick, Warwick, Massachusetts
UCC Congregational, Burlington, Massachusetts    
Union Congregational UCC, North Reading, Massachusetts    
Wellesley Congregational Church UCC, Wellesley, Massachusetts