creation care group of Lutherans

From idea to team to movement: Central States Green Team Central States Synod voted to become a Lutherans Restoring Creation synod in June 2015 and empowered their LRC Mission Table to begin working on ways to help congregations care for creation through worship, education, buildings and grounds, discipleship and stewardship,Read More →

Churchwide Votes Towards a Fossil-Free Future US LUTHERANS VOTE TO DISCONTINUE FOSSIL-FUEL INVESTMENTS, TO WORK TOWARDS A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE **FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE** Contact: Gerry Falco gafsail@gmail.com 914-548-3108 Kim Winchell kwinchelldm@aol.com 989-326-1960 Rev. Barbara Rossing brossing@lstc.edu 509-548-7278 New Orleans – On August 13, 2016 the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)Read More →

In an effort to reduce the waste associated with move-out this semester, Luther Sustainability has partnered with several Decorah-area organizations to decrease waste and give back to the community. Starting the Friday before finals there will be a clearly marked donation room in each residence hall where students can donateRead More →

Luther’s continued efforts to exist sustainably are aimed at decreasing campus consumption and lowering costs for basic campus resources such as water, electricity, and heat. The most notable of these efforts recently has been the wind turbine project. Luther’s plan to purchase and construct a wind turbine has been inRead More →

The mission of the Northwest Minnesota Synod Creation CareTeam is “to nurture a growing network that inspires our congregations and their members to live out God’s call to be stewards of the earth for the sake of the whole creation.” At the 2012 synod assembly, the Synod Creation Care Team conducted aRead More →

Season of Creation Retreat: February 22 and 23 at Camp Hiawatha Northeast Minnesota Synod Friday, Feb 22, 2013 4pm                  registration 5pm                  welcome/introductions 5:30pm             supper Evening            opening worship – TBA                         Season of Creation overview – Krehl                         Team building – Joel                         First Sunday in the Season of Creation: Lakes Sunday – Dave & Rosie Saturday, Feb 23, 2013 8:00am             Breakfast Morning            SundaysRead More →