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Becoming a Creation Care Congregation

Becoming a Creation-Care Congregation

A Self-Organizing Kit with Guidelines and Resources

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Items in the Kit

Why Lutherans Care for Creation: Theological Foundations

1. Overview of the process

2. Getting started and the Green Team

3. Adopting the Program and approving a mission statement

4. Mission statement

5. Certificate for display

6. Action Plan guidelines

7. Action Plan form

8. The Action Plan

  • Worship

  • Education

  • Building and grounds

  • Discipleship at home and work

  • Public witness/ policy advocacy

9. Covenant with Creation

10. Brief ritual for the Mission Statement and/or the Covenant with Creation

11. Additional LRC Resources for congregations