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What you can do

Turn off the faucet while brushing your teeth and shaving.
Turn your thermostat up three degrees (in summer) or down three degrees (in winter).
Change incandescent light bulbs in your home to compact fluorescents.
Lower the temperature of the water in your water heater

Clean or replace furnace filters regularly.
Install low-flow showerheads and faucets.
Wash your clothes in the coolest water possible.
Turn off the lights, TV and computer when you leave the room.
Only run the washer and dishwasher when they are full.
Read Psalm 23, 24, 104, 147, and 148.
Clean out your closets and donate clothes you have not worn in the past year.
Bike, walk, carpool or use public transportation instead of driving.
Pick up and throw away any trash you see on the ground.
Buy locally grown produce.
Follow an old saying: "Use it up, wear it out, make it do, or do without."

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