Clergy Corner

The links above take you to resources that will help you plan a service with the theme of protecting Creation.

Official Denominational Statements on Global Warming
Yale’s Forum on Religion and Ecology

The Earth Day Network has video and samples sermons as well.

Earth Day Bulletin Insert. Published by the National Council of ChurchesEco-Justice Program, this bulletin insert for Earth Day (or any Sunday) focuses on air quality. It’s called “Air: Life-giving Breath of God: Protecting the Sacred Gift of Air.”

Global Warming from a Religious Perspective is a one page sheet also produced by NCC’s Eco-Justice Working Group that provides brief facts on global warming’s causes, impacts, relevance to faith communities, and actions that faith communities can take. It is an excellent primer on the issue.

The Poverty of Global Climate Change is a briefing on climate change as a justice issue that is also offered by the NCC’s Eco-Justice Working Group. It contains sermon starters, bulletin inserts, Youth Activities, and group study resrouces.