Mary has been engaged with LRC throughout its formation. Mary was director of environmental education and advocacy for the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) Washington Office from March 2006 to January 2016. During that time, she served as the North American representative to the Climate Change Advisory Group ofRead More →

Behold the Lilies: Jesus and the Contemplation of Nature:  A Primer  (2017) Read a chapter: From Lake Wobegon to the Streets of Manhattan: Behold then Follow Behold the Lilies, by the Rev. H. Paul Santmire, draws from the riches of the author’s long-standing work in the theology of nature and ecologicalRead More →

Russ Senti served as the inaugural Board of Directors President of Lutherans Restoring Creation from 2016-2021.  Russ has been involved with caring for creation from a very young age helping his Dad out with the family farm in upstate NY from 1963 – 1975.  As the retired Executive Director ofRead More →