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Gregory Miller
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**NEW** Preaching on Creation: Sunday July 24-30 in Year B (Carr21)
Perspectives on Animals as Food
Sunday July 17-23 in Year B (Mundahl15)
Connecting Science, Faith & Service Ideas
Preaching on Creation: Sunday July 31 - August 6 in Year B (Carr18)
Connections Calls: Ways of Knowing - Western Science, Indigenous Knowledge & Christian Faith
Impact Reduction: Reduce/eliminate junk mail.
Impact Reduction: Communion cups
Impact Reduction: Reusable mesh produce bags
Preaching on Creation: Sunday July 31 - August 6 in Year B (Mundahl15)
Preaching on Creation: Sunday July 24-30 in Year B (Mundahl15)
Sunday July 17-23 in Year B (Ormseth12)
Sunday July 10-16 in Year B (Mundahl15)
Sunday July 10-16 in Year B (Ormseth12)
Sunday July 3-9 in Year B (Carr21)
Sunday July 3-9 in Year B (Ormseth12)
Sunday June 26 - July 2 in Year B (Carr21)
Sunday June 26 - July 2 in Year B (Ormseth12)
Sunday June 19-25 in Year B (Ormseth12)
Sunday June 12-18 in Year B (Ormseth12)
The Fourth Sunday in the Season of Creation in Year B: Mountain Sunday
The Season of Creation in Year B: Saint Francis Sunday
The Second Sunday in the Season of Creation in Year B: Humanity Sunday
The First Sunday in the Season of Creation in Year B: Planet Earth Sunday
Interview with Bishop Eaton
Holy Trinity Sunday in Year B (Mundahl21)
Day of Pentecost (May 23) in Year B (Mundahl21)
Refusing to be Consoled: Climate Change and the Modern-day Slaughter of the Innocents
Connections Call: How Church Soil Can Feed the Community
Eco-Justice Criticism of the New Testament
Holy Trinity Sunday in Year B (Ormseth12)
Seventh Sunday of Easter in Year B (Ormseth18)
Sixth Sunday of Easter in Year B (Ormseth18)
ELCA World Hunger Offers Vacation Bible School Resources
What is Climate JUSTICE? (video playlist)
Lutherans Restoring Creation Trainings (video playlist)
For Integration in Worship (video playlist)
Sample Outreach to/for Churches (video playlist)
Disaster Resilience & Response (video playlist)
Seventh Sunday of Easter in Year B (Ormseth12)
Sixth Sunday of Easter in Year B (Ormseth15)
Sixth Sunday of Easter in Year B (Ormseth12)
Fifth Sunday of Easter in Year B (Ormseth18)
Fifth Sunday of Easter in Year B (Ormseth12)
Fourth Sunday of Easter in Year B (Ormseth12)
Fourth Sunday of Easter in Year B (Ormseth15)
Fourth Sunday of Easter (April 25) in Year B (Ormseth18)
Intro Webinar for Congregations Making a Covenant with Creation
Third Sunday of Easter in Year B (Ormseth18)
Second Sunday of Easter in Year B (Ormseth15)
Second Sunday of Easter in Year B (Ormseth18)
Link to our earlier website
Holy Week in Year B (Jorgenson18)
Easter Sunday in Year B (Ormseth12)
Easter Sunday in Year B (Ormseth18)
Passion Sunday and Holy Week in Year B (Ormseth12)
Second Sunday (April 11) of Easter in Year B (Ormseth12)
Sunday of the Passion in Year B (Schade18)
Fifth Sunday of Lent in Year B (Mundahl12)
Fifth Sunday of Lent (March 21) in Year B (Saler15)
Fifth Sunday of Lent (March 21) in Year B (Mundahl18)
Thank you for registering for our service!
"A Lutheran Wave of Prayer for Creation and Justice" 3/11 @ 11
Just Transitions Conversation (March 2021)
Connections Call: February 25th, Gayle Boss
Fourth Sunday of Lent in Year B (Mundahl12)
Fourth Sunday of Lent in Year B (Saler15)
Fourth Sunday of Lent in Year B (Mundahl18)
Third Sunday of Lent in Year B (Mundahl12)
Third Sunday of Lent in Year B (Saler15)
Third Sunday of Lent in Year B (Mundahl18)
Second Sunday of Lent in Year B (Mundahl12)
Second Sunday of Lent in Year B (Saler15)
Second Sunday of Lent in Year B (Mundahl18)
First Sunday of Lent in Year B (Mundahl12)
First Sunday of Lent in Year B (Saler15)
First Sunday of Lent in Year B (Mundahl18)
Creation-Focused Service for Earth Day 2021
Transfiguration of Our Lord in Year B (Ormseth15)
Fifth Sunday after Epiphany in Year B (Ormseth15)
Fourth Sunday after Epiphany in Year B (Ormseth15)
Third Sunday after Epiphany in Year B (Ormseth12)
Third Sunday after Epiphany in Year B (Ormseth15)
Carbon Fee (and Dividend) Resolution Passed at Churchwide (2019)
Second Sunday after Epiphany in Year B (Ormseth12)
Connections Call: January 2021, Rev. Alyssa Mazzei, Creation Care in the traditional church
Second Sunday after Epiphany in Year B (Ormseth15)
Baptism of Our Lord in Year B (Ormseth15)
Baptism of Our Lord in Year B (Ormseth12)
Second Sunday of Christmas in Year B (Utphall21)
Second Sunday of Christmas in Year B (Mundahl15)
Second Sunday of Christmas in Years A, B, and C (Ormseth12)
First Sunday of Christmas in Year B (Ormseth11)
First Sunday of Christmas in Year B (Mundahl14)
First Sunday of Christmas in Year B (Utphall20)
Christmas Eve and Day (Nativity of Our Lord) in Year A (Ormseth10)
Christmas Eve (Nativity of Our Lord) in Years A, B, and C (Utphall20)
Fourth Sunday of Advent in Year B (Ormseth11)
Fourth Sunday of Advent in Year B (Mundahl20)
H. Paul Santmire videos
Third Sunday of Advent in Year B (Mundahl14)
Third Sunday of Advent in Year B (Ormseth11)
Third Sunday of Advent in Year B (Mundahl20)
Second Sunday of Advent in Year B (Mundahl14)
Second Sunday of Advent in Year B (Ormseth11)
First Sunday of Advent in Year B (Mundahl14)
Second Sunday of Advent in Year B (Mundahl20)
First Sunday of Advent in Year B (Ormseth11)
First Sunday of Advent in Year B (Mundahl20)
What is Climate Justice? (video playlist)
Lutheran Theological Connections (video playlist)
Christ the King Sunday in Year A (Ormseth)
Sunday November 13-19 in Year A (Ormseth)
Pastor Sandi Olson Decker
Pastor Booker Vance
Native Land Acknowledgment:  A Process
Sunday October 30 - November 5 in Year A (Ormseth)
Sunday October 23-29 in Year A (Ormseth)
How do you bring up climate change in church?
Sunday October 16-22 in Year A (Schifferdecker)
Rev. Dr. H. Paul Santmire Publishes New Book Dedicated to Lutherans Restoring Creation and it's Founder, David Rhoads
Sunday October 9-15 in Year A (Ormseth)
Sunday October 2-8 in Year A (Ormseth)
Sunday September 25 - October 1 in Year A (Santmire)
Ideas for Reducing your Impact as a Church or Individually
The Green Foundation of Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg
Sunday September 18-24 in Year A (Santmire)
Henry Huntington
First Lutheran in Decorah Signs Paris Pledge
ELCA Lutheran Steven Beumer one of twelve "Faith Leaders for Climate" honored by White House as a "Champion for Change"
Sunday September 18-24 in Year A (Ormseth)
Sunday September 11-17 in Year A (Ormseth)
Sunday September 4-10 in Year A (Ormseth)
Sunday August 28 - September 3 in Year A (Ormseth)
Sunday August 21-27 in Year A (Ormseth)
Finding Ways to Work Alongside Grief and Anguish
Creation-Focused Worship Service for Sept. 20th
Sunday August 14-20 in Year A (Ormseth)
Sunday August 7-13 in Year A (Thompson)
Heidi Ann Michelsen
Larry E. Erickson
Pastor Jeff Schlesinger
Sunday July 24-30 in Year A (Ormseth)
Eco-Reformation & Environmental Justice: In Word & Deed
How Do We Truly Commit to the Earth Charter?
Sunday July 17-23 in Year A (Ormseth)
Sunday June 26 - July 2 in Year A (Ormseth)
Sunday July 10-16 in Year A (Ormseth)
Skip the Grid
Katrina Martich's Blog
Sunday July 3-9 in Year A (Carr20)
Thanks to Bishop Eaton for her Earth Day Message!
Sunday June 26 - July 2 in Year A (Mundahl)
Tools for Talking and Listening
Sunday June 19-25 in Year A (Mundahl)
Sunday June 12-18 in Year A (Mundahl)
Holy Trinity Sunday in Year A (Ormseth)
Holy Trinity Sunday in Year A (Mundahl)
Confused about our way forward?
"We are inseparable..."
Lutheran Responses to Fossil Fuel Dependency
2016 Churchwide Assembly Passes Memorial To Move Towards A Responsible Energy Future
Do we Stay Home and DO nothing?
Pentecost in Year A (Ormseth)
Seventh Sunday of Easter (May 24, 2020) in Year A (Ormseth)
Advocacy vs. Politics
Moments of Arising - Video Series
Sixth Sunday of Easter (May 17, 2020) in Year A (Ormseth)
Fifth Sunday of Easter (May 10, 2020) in Year A (Schade)
Ecumenical Resources (video playlist)
Recycled Crafts (video playlist)
For Vacation Bible School (video playlist)
Sermons (video playlist)
For Discussion Groups (video playlist)
InfoSharing from Experts (video playlist)
Carbon Issues (video playlist)
Fourth Sunday of Easter (May 3, 2020) in Year A (Utphall)
Covenant with Creation Adapted for Spanish Speakers
Christyn Kochmann, Board President
Herb Wounded Head III
Fourth Sunday of Easter (May 3, 2020) in Year A (Schade)
Third Sunday of Easter (April 26, 2020) in Year A (Schade)
Second Sunday of Easter (April 19, 2020) in Year A (Schade)
Inspirations and gratitude: a Thank You Card for God's Good Earth
Second and Third Sundays of Easter (April 19 & 26, 2020) in Year A (Utphall)
Tools for Grassroots Advocacy: Full Spectrum
Resurrection of Our Lord (Easter Day) in Year A (Schade)
A place to commune for now...
Sunday of the Passion (Palm Sunday) in Year A (Ormseth)
Fifth Sunday of Lent (March 29, 2020) in Year A (Mundahl)
Fifth Sunday of Lent (March 29, 2020) in Year A (Ormseth)
Food - Faith - Farming
Fourth Sunday of Lent (March 22, 2020) in Year A (Mundahl)
Fourth Sunday of Lent (March 22, 2020) in Year A (Ormseth)
Finding Community in our Holy Waters During a Time of Isolation
Continuing Education Certificate Offered in Creation Care - Lexington Seminary
Third Sunday of Lent (March 15, 2020) in Year A (Ormseth)
Third Sunday of Lent (March 15, 2020) in Year A (Mundahl)
5 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day as Church Together but Apart
Second Sunday of Lent (March 8, 2020) in Year A (Mundahl)
South Carolina Hosts Communion with Creation
Second Sunday of Lent (March 8, 2020) in Year A (Ormseth)
First Sunday of Lent (March 1, 2020) in Year A (Ormseth)
First Sunday of Lent (March 1, 2020) in Year A (Mundahl)
Ash Wednesday in Years A, B, and C (Ormseth11)
Augustana University Outdoor Classroom
Muhlenberg College President Kathleen Harring and Other Pennsylvania Leaders Urge Lawmakers to Accelerate State's Transition to a Low-Carbon Economy
Student group pushes St. Olaf to divest from fossil fuel companies
Big Hill Farm at Gustavus Adolphus College
Dendroecology Research Lab at Carthage College
50 Covenants for 50 Years of Earth Day
*Carbon Pricing: Suggested Resolution for 2021*
Transfiguration of Our Lord (February 20, 2020) in Year A
Oceans: Vast & Fragile
Lenten Resource: Carbon Fast Calendar
Certificate in Climate Justice & Faith at Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary
Sixth Sunday after Epiphany (February 11-17) in Year A (Ormseth)
Sixth Sunday after Epiphany (February 11-17) in Year A (Mundahl)
Fifth Sunday after Epiphany (February 4-10) in Year A (Ormseth)
Fifth Sunday after Epiphany (February 4-10) in Year A (Mundahl)
Ways to Integrate Creation Care in your Lenten Practices
Connections Call: What is Our Response?
Fourth Sunday after Epiphany (January 28 - February 3) in Year A (Ormseth)
Fourth Sunday after Epiphany (January 28 - February 3) in Year A (Mundahl)
Third Sunday after Epiphany (January 21-27) in Year A (Schade)
Third Sunday after Epiphany (January 21-27) in Year A (Mundahl)
Second Sunday after Epiphany (January 14-20) in Year A (Mundahl)
Baptism of Our Lord (January 7-13) in Year A (Mundahl)
Baptism of Our Lord (January 7-13) in Year A (Schade)
Epiphany of Our Lord in Years A, B, and C (Ormseth11)
Second Sunday of Christmas in Year A
First Sunday of Christmas in Year A
Connections Call: Gifts of restoration for YOU too!
Christmas Eve and Day (Nativity of Our Lord) in Year C (Ormseth12)
Creation Care Ambassador Program
Fourth Sunday of Advent (December 22, 2019) in Year A
Second Sunday of Advent (December 8, 2019) in Year A
First Sunday of Advent (December 1, 2019) in Year A (Saler)
Third Sunday of Advent (December 15, 2019) in Year A
Light for Madrid - A Devotional
Luther College Hosts Fall Plant Giveaway
Iowa Interfaith Power & Light Student Intern and Luther College Student Ashalul Aden
Muhlenberg Named Top Performer in 2019 Sustainable Campus Index
Carthage College Switches to Environmentally-Friendly Projectors
Wagner College Introduces Environmental Studies Major
TLU Water To Thrive Group Raises Nearly $8,000 to Build Wells in Ethiopia
Connections Call: More than 600 Trees
First Sunday of Advent (December 1, 2019) in Year A (Santmire)
Christ the King Sunday (November 24, 2019) in Year C
What's Next for the Reformation?
American Lutherans Engage Ecological Theology
Lutheran Theology of Creation: Foundations for a New Reformation
Bibliography of Ecology and Faith
Stewarding your Church “Property” as an Earth Community
Why do Lutherans Believe in the Resurrection of the Body?
Take the LRC Reformation Day Preaching Challenge
Sunday October 16-22 in Year C
Reformation Sunday (October 27, 2019) in Year C
Sunday November 13-19 in Year C
All Saints Sunday (November 3, 2019) in Year C
Connections Call: Climate Civil Disobedience
Sunday October 9 - 15 in Year C
Sunday October 2-8 in Year C
Sunday September 25 - October 1 in Year C
What Does A Strike for Climate Look Like?
Connections Call: From the Bible to the Frontlines
Sunday September 18 - 24 in Year C
Let us Lift Up our Voices!
Season of Creation 2019: Sunday September 15 in Year C (Animal Sunday)
Sunday September 11 - 17 in Year C
Sunday September 4 – 10 in Year C (Carr)
Sunday September 4 - 10 in Year C (Saler)
Sunday August 28 - September 3 in Year C (Carr)
Sunday August 28 - September 3 in Year C (Saler)
Sunday August 21 - 27 in Year C
Connections Call: Sunrise Movement
Sunday August 14 - 20 in Year C
Sunday August 7 - 13 in Year C
Sunday July 31 - August 6 in Year C
Sunday July 31 - August 6 in Year A (Carr20)
Sunday July 24-30 in Year C (Saler)
Sunday July 17-23 in Year C (Saler)
Sunday July 10 - 16 in Year C (Ormseth)
Katrina Martich
Amy Carr
Sunday July 3 - 9 in Year C (Carr)
Sunday July 3 - 9 in Year C (Ormseth)
Sunday June 26 – July 2 in Year C (Ormseth)
So We Can Restore Creation
YOUTH: How can YOUR decisions impact your global neighbor?
Sunday June 19 – 25 in Year C (Ormseth)
Sunday June 12 – 18 in Year C (Ormseth)
Sunday June 5 – 11 in Year C (Ormseth)
Sunday May 29 – June 4 in Year C (Ormseth)
Tools for Talking and Acting on Climate with Faith-based Language
Holy Trinity Sunday in Year C (Ormseth)
EPA's Energy Star Congregation's Guide
Water discipleship tools - fresh from Vermont!
The Day of Pentecost in Year C (Ormseth)
Planning and Carrying Out Green Events
This is Church and You Are Needed Inside & Out
Photo Credit - UnSplash - David Sandvik
Fourth Sunday of Easter in Year C (Susan Henry)
Pacific Lutheran University Community Garden
Campus Conservation Competition at Valparaiso University
Primmer Outdoor Learning Center at Capital University
Augustana University Student Sustainability Survey
Upper Mississippi Center at Augustana College
Free Table at Augsburg University
Public Witness: from hand-wringing to actively loving neighbor
The Seventh Sunday of Easter in Year C (Saler)
The Seventh Sunday of Easter in Year C (Mundahl)
The Sixth Sunday of Easter in Year C (Mundahl)
The Sixth Sunday of Easter in Year C (Saler)
The Fifth Sunday of Easter in Year C (Saler)
The Fifth Sunday of Easter in Year C (Mundahl)
The Fourth Sunday of Easter in Year C (Mundahl)
The Fourth Sunday of Easter in Year C (Saler)
The Third Sunday of Easter in Year C (Mundahl)
The Third Sunday of Easter in Year C (Saler)
The Second Sunday of Easter in Year C
The Resurrection of Our Lord/Easter Sunday in Year C
Palm/Passion Sunday in Year C (Saler)
Sunday of the Passion in Year C (Ormseth)
Let All Creation Praise! - companion site
Johan Bergh: Luther as Environmentalist
Blog from Lutheran Restoring Creation: Michael Ochs
The Fifth Sunday in Lent in Year C (Saler)
The Fifth Sunday in Lent in Year C (Ormseth)
Energy Stewardship
Fourth Sunday in Lent in Year C (Saler)
Fourth Sunday in Lent in Year C (Ormseth)
Muhlenberg Provides Free Bus Service for All Students and Employees
RecycleMania at Wartburg College!
Course Spotlight: Green Europe, Luther College
Concordia College Installs Geothermal System
Gettysburg Environmental Concerns Organization
Clothing Swap at California Lutheran University
Concordia Christmas Concert Links Sustainability and the Arts
Reflections from The Bible to the Frontlines - Stony Point Retreat Center, August 2019
Third Sunday in Lent in Year C
Third Sunday in Lent in Year C
Missouri Lutherans Caring for Creation: 3/30 & 4/27
CA - March for Fossil Fuel Freedom 3/16-18
Second Sunday in Lent in Year C (Saler)
Second Sunday in Lent in Year C (Ormseth)
What to do for Spring in 2019?
Congregational Covenant and Organizing Kit:  An Overview
Lenten Devotions with a Creation Care Lens
First Sunday in Lent in Year C (Ormseth)
First Sunday in Lent in Year C (Saler)
Introduction to the Season of Lent in Year C (Ormseth)
Voices from the ELCA - Caring for Creation Today
Sarah Habermehl Locke
My Daughter's Inheritance
Church Bulletin and Newsletter Input
God in Forests: Who is Jesus for Chipmunks?
Microscopic - Lost in Wonder, Love, and Praise
Living the Change: A Tool Connected to Many Faiths
Creation of the Cosmos: "Of All that is Seen and Unseen"
Where are We? From the Microscopic to the Cosmos: Services and Sermons
What does church have to do with it?
Growing a garden church from food scraps and compost
Consider Caring for Creation Coaching
Creation reorientation: Liturgy to Reconcile People and Planet
Green Reflections on the Epiphany Season in Year C (Rhoads)
The Baptism of Our Lord, The First Sunday after Epiphany in Year C
The Third Sunday after Epiphany in Year C
The Transfiguration of Our Lord in Year C
The Transfiguration of Our Lord in Year C
The Fourth Sunday after Epiphany in Year C
The Fourth Sunday after Epiphany in Year C
The Third Sunday after Epiphany in Year C
The Second Sunday after Epiphany in Year C
The Epiphany of Our Lord in Year C
The Second Sunday After Epiphany in Year C
The First Sunday after Epiphany in Year C
The Fourth Sunday of Advent, Year C
Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, Year A
Christmas Eve, Year C (Schade)
Fourth Sunday in Advent, Year C (Mundahl)
Awakening to God's Call to Earthkeeping
Third Sunday in Advent, Year C (Mundahl)
Second Sunday in Advent, Year C (Mundahl)
Prayers for Leadership on Climate Change
First Sunday in Advent, Year C (Mundahl)
Wartburg College REUSED Store
Staff Spotlight: Toby Cain, Luther College
Susquehanna University Employs Shepherd At New 3.9 MW Solar Project
Augustana College Working Landscapes
Midwinter Convocation
Green IT
Battery Recycling
EcoPreacher via Patheos
A Theology of Liturgy in a New Key: Worshiping With Creation
Christ the King Sunday, Year B (Ormseth)
Twenty-Fifth Sunday after Pentecost, Year B (Sassaman)
Twenty-Fourth Sunday after Pentecost, Year B (Sassaman)
Reformation Sunday, Year A
Nick Utphall
Water: "Living Water" Bible Study
650 New Cal Lutheran Students Helped with Fire Recovery in Ventura Hills
Faculty Spotlight: Christina Erickson, Augsburg University
Transportation: “On the Way” Bible Study
Course Feature: Environmental Stability in Japan
Gettysburg Campus Kitchen Continues to Cook Up Great Food for a Great Cause
Augustana Receives $375,000 to Enhance Campus Sustainability
The Green Pledge at Carthage College
Valparaiso University shares tips about how to reuse plastic bags!
Articles by Panu Pihkala, University of Helsinki
Justified by Land and Faith
Eco-Resources for Your Synod Gatherings
Twenty First Sunday after Pentecost, Year B
March 2, 2019: Central States' Workshop
Nancy Wright
Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost, St. Francis Day, Year B
Sermon on Public Witness
Lutherans join many other people of faith at Global Climate Action Summit
Season of Creation: Fourth Sunday in Year C (Universe Sunday)
Season of Creation: Third Sunday in Year C (Storm Sunday)
The First Sunday in the Season of Creation in Year C: Ocean Sunday
California Lutherans Restoring Creation Connect (2016)
"On Earth As In Heaven: Biblical Ecology for an Eco-Reformation," Dr. Barbara R. Rossing
The Stewardship of Creation: A Theological Reflection
Bible verses on nature and care for creation
Lessons for Year B (Lent - Easter 2018)
Congregation celebrates "green graduation," invites wider community (2017)
Kristina Johnson, Colleges and Universities Page Student Editor (past)
Within Limits: Remember the Sabbath
Southeastern Synod's Green Task Force
Upper Susquehanna (PA) Synod Assembly passes three eco-related Memorials/Resolutions (2015)
Wartburg College Offers A New Twist to the Common 3R's of Sustainable Living
LRC Seeks Partnerships with Synods of the ELCA
Sustainability in Action: Tips for Going Green from Texas Lutheran University
29 Lutherans in PA were empowered with creation justice tools! (2013)
Sunday Evening Conversations on Creation Continue… (July 29, 2018)
All Earth is Waiting – An Advent Retreat  (November 2018)
Young Leaders Emerging from Central States Group
The Fourth Sunday in the Season of Creation Year A: River Sunday
The Third Sunday in the Season of Creation Year A: Wilderness Sunday
The Second Sunday in the Season of Creation, Year A: Land Sunday
The First Sunday in the Season of Creation, Year A: Forest Sunday
Tales from a Green Shepherd, Lutheran Theological Seminary in Gettysburg (2013)
Youth Volunteers Improve Energy Efficiency at Koinonia (2016)
Metro NY Synod Resolution on Energy Stewardship (2010)
Florida/Bahamas Synod Energy Audit Resolution (2009)
Wagner College Offers a Unique City Studies Minor
Guide to Green Degrees and Careers
Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois practices sustainability in Dining Services
Numerous Schools Offer Students the Opportunity to Live in a Community Committed to Living More Sustainably
Augsburg, Gettysburg, and Luther Colleges Strive to Reduce Food Waste While Helping the Community
Extended Growing Season at Concordia Moorhead (2015)
Capital University Practices Sustainable Printing
Concordia Moorhead Creates Interactive Sustainability Map
Muhlenberg's Green Team Promotes Smart Recycling Practices
Augsburg College Offers Course Titled: The Calculus of Sustainability (2012)
Gettysburg College Offers Nationally Recognized Recycling Program
Pacific Lutheran University: The Fred L. Tobiason Outdoor Learning Center - A Habitat Restoration Project
Thiel College Hosts Their Annual "Earth Week"
Carthage College Strives to Practice Sustainability by Using Environmentally Friendly Building Materials
Wittenberg College Offers a Series of Global Education Events with a Sustainability Focus (2016)
Roanoke College Begins to Pursue New Campus Garden Plans (2016)
Roanoke has new living space for eco-minded students
Wartburg College Offers Graduating Seniors the Opportunity to Make a Sustainability Graduation Pledge
Cal Lutheran Student "Die-In" Advocated Climate Action (2015)
Cal Lutheran hosts a talk to explore food, climate change link
Muhlenberg Students Compile a "Guide to Student Sustainability at Muhlenberg"
Several ELCA Colleges Named in the Sierra Club's Top "Cool Schools" List (2017)
Featured School: Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA
St. Olaf Natural Lands Play an Important Role in Conservation Efforts for Native Species
Concordia College in Moorhead Hosts Successful Community Tree Planting Event (2017)
Capital University Utilizes "Green Thread" Environmental Sustainability Platform
Augsburg Awarded $475,000 to Help Infuse Sustainability Into All Facets of College Life (2017)
Know trash? No trash! Try this youth program!
New England Synod Takes the Challenge (2013)
MN Area Synod Passes Climate Change Resolution
Upper Susquehanna Synod Assembly Lutherans Call for Repeal of “Fracking Loopholes” (2014)
Caring for Creation: An Environmental Workshop for People of Faith (Erie, PA Synod Workshop 2014)
Litany for our Personal Covenant with Creation
The Nature of Things: Rediscovering the Spiritual in God's Creation
Coming Home To Earth 
Resources for Creation Care Congregations
All Saints Sunday in Year A
Retreat in S. Carolina - November 2019
The Second Sunday after Epiphany (January 14-20) in Year A (Schade)
Synod Resolutions: Synod Actions
Synod Resolutions: Divestment from Fossil Fuels
New England Synod's Bishop Hazelwood Connects with Catholics over Climate (and other) Changes
Oregon Synod Divestment Resolution (2013)
Metro NY Resolution 2015 Release: Fossil Fuel Divestment
Northeastern Pennsylvania to Study Divestment (2015)
Memorial for Transition to Clean, Renewable Energy; Upper Susquenanna Synod Assembly (2015)
Synod Resolutions: Caring for Creation - general
Southeastern Minnesota Environmental Stewardship Resolution (2009)
Youth Gather and We All Grow!
Are you interested in being a Green Shepherd for your Synod?
Metro New York Resolution: Establishing an Environmental Stewardship Committee (2009)
Northern Illinois Synod Resolution to Become a "Green Synod" (2008)
Eastern WA/ID Synod Accepts Eco-Reformation Work
Eco-Reformation in the Context of Climate Change
New England Synod's Eco-Reformation
NorthEastern Iowa's Eco-Reformation (2015)
Upper Susquehanna PA Synod Eco-Reformation 2015
Ecological Christianity Through The Sacrament of the Altar
Ecological Christianity Through The Sacrament of Baptism
Ecological Christianity Through The Lord's Prayer
Ecological Christianity Through The Creed
Ecological Christianity Through The Ten Commandments
Checklist for Energy Savings Room by Room
Ecological Christianity through Luther’s Small Catechism
Devotional resources for use with the Bible and nature
Synod Resolutions: Eco-Reformation (2015 and 2016)
ELCA Churchwide Pledges to Move Towards a Sustainable Energy Future
Sample resolutions to edit and submit at your next synod assembly
2017 Synod Assemblies Pass More Eco-Justice Resolutions!
Lutherans Restoring Creation's YouTube channel & playlists
Lectionary Lessons Archive (Year C)
Blessing of All the Animals: A Sermon
Public Witness/Policy Advocacy Ideas
Creation Care Congregation: Personal Discipleship Ideas
Creation Care Congregation: Building and Grounds Ideas
Creation Care Congregation: Education Ideas
Creation Care Congregation: Worship Ideas
Action Plan Ideas
Creating An Action Plan
Approving the Covenant
Green Teams
Getting Started, First Steps
Ten Reasons Why Lutherans Care for All Creation
Sing Out! Celebrating with Creation: Songs in Support of Ongoing Earth-Care 
Toward a Better Worldliness: Ecology, Economy, and the Protestant Tradition
St. Andrew's Environmental Stewardship Team: Nine Years Old and Still Going Strong!
Companion Sites
Edmonds Lutheran Church is Going Solar
Sacraments and Creation
Worship as Re-Orientation
Climate Change 101 ELCA Advocacy Issue Brief
LAMPa Director Testifies on Methane Reductions
Working their Beliefs into the Public Sphere 
An Earth Day Action with Results:
Religious Community Sends Letter to Trump Transition Team
Lutherans Weigh in on PA Clean Power Plan
ELCA Welcomes the Global Climate Agreement
Sunday of the Passion (Palm Sunday) in Year A (Mundahl)
Robert Saler
Tom Mundahl
Dennis Ormseth
Eco-Reformation: Grace and Hope for a Planet in Peril
Interfaith Environmental Network of Houston
"A Shared Concern" (Poem) by Gerhard Fuerst
Teaching Environmental Ethics: Feeding “The Good Wolf"
Celebrating Earth: The Waters of Baptism
Green Synod Mission Statement
What Every Seminarian Should Learn about Caring for Creation
Tool Kit on Climate Change Connections
Living Earth Reflections from the ELCA Advocacy Office
ELCA Advocacy Updates
Stirring the Waters: Faith, Science and Action
Evangelical Lutheran leaders argue for Ohio energy efficiency and renewable energy
You and Your Congregation Can Sign the Paris Pledge!
National Preach-In on Climate Change: Sermon for Epiphany 6A
National Preach-In on Climate Change: Sermon for Epiphany 5A
National Preach-In on Climate Change: Creation Salvation
Resources for preaching on climate change
Climate Change and Poverty in the Household of God
Green Living: The E Magazine Handbook for Living Lightly on the Earth
Climate Change Begins at Home: Life on the Two-Way Street of Global Warming
An Inconvenient Truth: The Planetary Emergence of Global Warming and What We Can Do About It
Forecast: The Consequences of Global Climate Change, from the Amazon to the Arctic, From Darfur to Napa Valley
Last Chance: Preserving Life on Earth
Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change
10-Minute Energy Saving Secrets: 250 Easy Ways to Save Big Bucks Year Round
A Moral Climate: The Ethics of Global Warming
A New Climate for Theology: God, the World, and Global Warming
Christianity, Climate Change, and Sustainable Living
Climate Justice: Ethics, Energy, and Public Policy
If there's global warming, why is it so cold? (video)
The Second Sunday in Easter in Year C
Climate Change as a Perfect Moral Storm
Waiting for Lutherans
God, Creation and Climate Change: A Resource for Reflection and Discussion, Lutheran World Federation.
An Inconvenient Truth
Renewal: Stories from America's Religious Environmental Movement
Worshiping with Creation
Disruption (film)
Reflections on Swedish Bishops' Letter on Climate Change
Stewarding God’s Creation: Seeing Climate Change’s Impact
Stewarding God’s Creation: Our Choices Matter
Stewarding God's Creation: Science Matters
ELCA Social Statement: "Caring for Creation: Vision, Hope and Justice"
Giving Voice to My Community and Bringing ELCA Advocacy Home
Luther College Ministries and Dakota Road Music Offer Liturgy for Earthkeeping
Worship as Reflection of our Care for Creation
National Association of Conservation Districts (educational materials)
Creation Justice Ministries Earth Sunday Resource
Water and Ecotheology: Articles by Benjamin Stewart
Watershed Discipleship
Storm water management for congregations
Stewarding the Gift of Water: ELCA Advocacy Fact Sheet
Our Watershed Moment, a toolkit from the EcoFaith Network of the Minneapolis Synod
Worship Resources for the Watershed Memorial from the ELCA
2016 Churchwide Assembly Resolution Urging Stewardship of the Gift of Water 
Motion C: Resolution Urging Stewardship of the Gift of Water
Season of Creation: Focusing Worship on God as Creator
The Sound of Scripture: Reading the Bible Aloud (Lutheran University Press, 2013).
A Watered Garden: Christian Worship and Earth's Ecology (Augsburg Fortress, 2011)
[P] LSTC Professor Links Worship and Care for Creation
Reflection for Good Friday
Lux Summer Theological Institute for Youth, July 15-July 29, 2018
EarthBound video series - Now Available Streaming!
Serious Sustainability
GreenFaith: Mobilizing God's People to Save the Earth
Kim Winchell, Deacon*, ELCA:
Richard J. Perry, Jr.
H. Paul Santmire
Keith A. Mundy 
David Rhoads, LRC Founder
Alycia Ashburn
Gilsong Waldkoenig, Gettysburg Seminary
Aana Marie Vigen, Loyola University Chicago
Dr. Benjamin M Stewart, The Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago
Prof. Dr. Glenn L Schrader, University of Arizona
Leah D. Schade - Speaker, Author, Preacher
Ron Rude, University of Arizona
Terra Schwerin Rowe, University of North Texas
Rev. Dr. Barbara R Rossing, Lutheran School of Theology-Chicago
David Rhoads, Lutherans Restoring Creation
Larry Rasmussen, Union Theological Seminary
Craig L Nessan, Wartburg Theological Seminary
Cynthia Moe-Lobeda, Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary-Berkley
Jim Martin-Schramm, Luther College
Robyn M Hartwig, Pastor/Organizer EcoFaith Recovery
Jacob J Erickson, Trinity College Dublin (Ireland)
EcoFaith Recovery Community
Lisa Dahill, California Lutheran University
Rev. Dr. Karen L Bloomquist, Theologian-at-large
Energy Efficiency Guide: Save Money on Home Energy Costs
Lutheran Study Guide to Pope Francis' Letter on Climate Change
Creation Care: Faith to Action May 19th, 2018
Phoebe Morad, Executive Director
Rev. Louis Tillman 
Rev. Dr. Barbara R. Rossing
Rev. Kwame Pitts
Rev. Mark Peters
Mary Minette
Ruth M. Ivory-Moore
Larry Rasmussen's Lecture for the Bonhoeffer Lectures in Public Ethics at Union Seminary
Rev. H. Paul Santmire writes for the rest of us
Cynthia Moe-Lobeda & Scott Thalacker on Access Utah
Caring for Shishmaref and All of God's Creation
Jim Davidson, Board Treasurer
Pat Almonrode, Board Secretary
Russ Senti
Let All Creation Praise: Worshiping God with Creation
Eight Ways Pastors can Give Care for Creation Leadership
Creation-Crisis Preaching: Ecology, Theology and the Pulpit
GreenFaith Fellowship Program
Healthy Pastor, Healthy Congregation, Healthier Planet
ELCA calling from "Vision and Expectations"
Environmental Stewardship
Water Conservation in Your Home
"We Speak from a Sacred Core" - Reflections on an Advocacy Training
Endangered Species Day - May 18, 2018
Fifth Sunday of Easter in Year B (Ormseth15)
Why We Need an Eco-Reformation
Retreat Center in Georgia hosts LRC Retreat - Winter 2018
17 Ways to be an EcoPreacher
Luther College and Raptor Resource Project Build Banding Station (2017)
Central States Synod Assembly Resolution Calls for "Green Action" (2017)
Garden Table in Washington State
Season of Creation Year A: Land Sunday
Central States Synod Gather Again & Again!
Press Release: US Lutherans Vote to Discontinue Fossil-Fuel Investments, to Work Towards a Sustainable Future
Waste Reduction Efforts for Luther College Move Out Take Shape (2016)
Climate Change Revival - New England Congregations Unite (2013)
Twenty-first Sunday (Oct 17) after Pentecost, Year B (Utphall18)
Carers for Creation Collaborate in the Northeast to Support the Earth and One Another (2015)
Sunday July 3-9 in Year B (Mundahl15)
Sunday June 19-25 in Year B (Schade15)
The Day of Pentecost (May 23) in Year B (Ormseth12)
Day of Pentecost (May 23) in Year B (Schade15)
Holy Trinity Sunday in Year B (Schade15)
Sunday June 5-11 in Year B (Schade15)
Sunday June 12-18 in Year B (Schade15)
The Twenty Fifth Sunday (Nov 14) after Pentecost in Year B (Ormseth12)
Sunday June 5-11 in Year B (Ormseth12)
Wind Power for Luther College
Nurturing A Network: NW Minnesota Creation Care Team 2013
NE MN Synod Retreat on Creation Care Worship, 2013 Retreat Schedule
Third Sunday in Advent, Year C
The Third Sunday in the Season of Creation Year B: Sky Sunday
Season of Creation Year A: Forest Sunday
Resolution on Caring for Creation: North/West Lower MI Synod in Assembly 2004
Coming soon!