Interfaith gathering promotes awareness of environmental issues

Sunday, March 29, 2009 | 12:07 a.m. CDT; updated 3:58 p.m. CDT, Sunday, March 29, 2009

COLUMBIA — Columbia's second annual Earth Hour ended Saturday night as members of Columbia's faith organizations gathered shoulder to shoulder in the cold, the rain and the semi-dark outside Missouri United Methodist Church on Ninth Street.