Creation Care

 

January 27 2-8pm GIPL Annual Green Team Summit 

National Caring for Creation Conference in Nashville, TN (July 11-13, 2019)

North Georgia Creation Care Summit - Upcoming in 2019

Learn more about the previous one from 2018 at www.ngumc.org/creationcaresummit

 

What does Creation Care have to do with our mission?

Global Ministries explains at http://www.ministrywith.org/blog/view/221/.

 

Creation Care Teams In Action


Invite a local group to speak at your church:

Georgia Interfaith Power and Light (GIPL)
One More Generation


Start a Bible Study on Creation Care:
God's Renewed Creation study guides
Small group study guides

Start a Creation Care team at your church:
Contact UMC EarthKeeper Michael Black for help
Contact Georgia Interfaith Power and Light (GIPL) for help

Have an energy audit of your church:
GIPL Energy Audit

Support Creation Care with your gifts:
Eco-Palms (video)
Creation Caretakers (Advance #3021583)
Sustainable Agriculture and Development, UMCOR Advance #982188

Articles to share:
7 Ways To Go Green and Save Money
 

Creation Care Resources

Local Resources:


National Resources:

Creation Care News

2017 was the 45th anniversary of the Clean Water Act

2018 was the 70th anniversary of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act that the Clean Water Act was based upon

2018 was the 55th anniversary of the Clean Air Act

2018 was the 45th anniversary of the Endangered Species Act

2019 is the 25th anniversary of Executive Order 12898 - Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low-Income Populations

2020 is the 50th anniversary of the Environmental Protection Agency and the 50th anniversary of the 1970 Clean Air Act amendments


Lectionary Links

(from Creation-Care, 365, www.pnwumc.org):
Some excellent, on-line sermon helps -- most of which coincide with the Revised Common Lectionary:


Contact

Leslie Watkins, NGC Representative
leslie.watkins@ngumc.net