Stewarding Your "Property" as an Earth Community (5-16-12) Multiple and practical ways to nurture your land as God's creation.
And take a look at some excellent resources from the ELCA Mission Investment Fund!
If you want to green your church office, check out these links for sources, resources, and tips:
Verizon offers a program providing a safe way to dispose of unwanted electronic devices, with an an incentive to receive a gift card with each donation. The page also includes links to websites for state electronics recycling programs and disposal restrictions in CT, HI, IL, IN, MN, NJ, NC, OR, PA, RI, VT, WA and WI.
Environmental Guide for Congregations, Their Buildings and Grounds, ed. David Glover and David Rhoads.
This 110 page comprehensive guide covers both technological suggestions and green practices. It deals with the following subjects: Worship, Education, and the Office; Coffee hour, Potlucks, and Events; Energy Use, Paper and Wood Products; Water Use; Cleaning Products; Food Choices; Transportation; Indoor Air Quality, Nature Inside and Out; Recycling and Waste. Each chapter includes relevant biblical passages, theological reflections, a statement of the ecological problem, the human justice issues at stake, suggestions for buildings and grounds, suggestions for activities at home, and resources of relevant books and websites.
Comprehensive Checklist. of practices for your building and grounds based on the Environmental Guide. This is a handy way to do an overview of greening equipment and practices for your congregation.