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Review: Gillian Ross: Consciousness v Catastrophe

This Book Review comes to you, courtesy Margie Abbott and Anne McLay, who are strong in their praises for this local author.  Gillian resides just outside Nimbin in northern NSW. 


Message from the Climate Council

Can you help us spread the word to all Australians that 2016 was the hottest year on record? Watch and share our latest video on Facebook:

Evolutionary Leaders workshops

This course is designed and will be conducted by Dr Caresse Cranwell.  It is well worth considering as a project for 2017.  More info at:

Australian Journal of Mission Studies (AJMS)

The AJMS is the official voice of the Australian Association for Mission Studies, and you will find more information about that on the website: The Journal is published twice per year, and is part of the membership deal. The December issue was on “Ecology, Mission and Reconciliation”.  Please follow up your interest via the website.

Summary of 2016

Here is a summary of 2016 environment and energy issues that was in The Conversation:

Who Do You Say I Am?-new book

This new book by Kevin Treston is about the Christ story in a cosmic context.  Here is the order form.

Sustainable Living

Handy resources on Sustainability

·        This resource has been developed in Washington by the Intercommunity Peace and Justice Centre :

·        Eco-Parish Guide: The Global Catholic Climate Movement developed this resources in the USA and it may need to be adapted:

·        Ten things you can do to care for our Earth: This Parish Guide has been developed by the Uniting Church in Victoria:

Recycling Tips

These sites will facilitate your recycling: and

Links for Recycling

Check out this site for useful info and strategies: 

Although this site is from the USA it contains many helfpul suggestions   Thanks to a group of our readers for this link.

Ethical Consumption

The Ethical Consumer Group provides you with guides for sustainable shopping and more:

Home Composting

This guide to home composting was supplied by one of our readers. It is USA based but contains some useful information: 

 Information Guide on Green Cars

This guide was provided by one of our readers:

Purchase ecobins for home or work

You can purchase bins online at

Sustainable Seafood App

This app is a guide to purchasing seafood wisely: