AZFCT is a network of individuals and groups who welcome opportunities to explore progressive religious ideas through lectures, dialogue and in-depth reflection.


Earth Week Celebration with Michael Dowd 

Arizona Foundation for Contemporary Theology and Arizona Interfaith Power & Light present a special, informal gathering Thursday, April 19 at 6 pm – Sunset to celebrate Earth Day. Bring your brown bag picnic dinner, lawn chair, and blanket. Come and enjoy this time of fellowship, thoughtful reflection, and dynamic interaction with our speaker, Michael Dowd at Daley Park, 1625 S. College Avenue in Tempe. To register, use the Earth Week Celebration with Michael Dowd link. 

The Rev. Michael Dowd is a bestselling eco-theologian and pro-science, pro-future prophetic voice whose work has been featured in The New York Times, LA Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Newsweek, Discover, and on television nationally.  We look forward to Michael’s inspiring and practical discussion for the chaotic times in which we find ourselves. To register, use the Earth Week Celebration with Michael Dowd link. 

His book, Thank God for Evolution, was endorsed by six Nobel Prize-winning scientists and a wide range of noted skeptics and religious leaders across the spectrum. Michael and his science writer, evolutionary educator, and fellow climate activist wife, Connie Barlow, have spoken to some 2,200 groups throughout North America since 2002.

Please consider making a donation of $10 to support programs such as these either through Earth Week Celebration with Michael Dowd link or when you come to the event. No one will be turned away for lack of funds. For information contact Michael Powell, 602-330-6371 or powell14@cox.net. Information on AzFCT and AzIP&L can be found at www.azfct.org and http://www.azipl.org/ respectfully.  

Earth Week Celebration with Michael Dowd