Caring for Creation – Week One

This year FPCSB’s theme for Lent is Caring for Creation. We are trying to prayerfully and intentionally examine, honor, and care for the fragile planet we have been bequeathed.

Fact: Driving at high speeds significantly increases fuel consumption. Driving at 70 mph uses up to 15% more fuel than driving at 50 mph (source: AA Fuelsaving tips) and increases polluting emissions by a similar percentage.

Challenge: Next time you are driving your car, reduce your speed to 50 mph. If you are a passenger, share the above fact with the car’s driver.