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Environmental Task Force Fall Events

The Synod’s Environmental Task Force will be hosting multiple events this fall. All are welcome to participate.  Learn More.

Preaching and Climate Change with Bishop Satterlee
September 9, 2021

By invitation of the Synod’s Environmental Stewardship Task Force, Bishop Satterlee will be presenting “Preaching and Climate Change”, a workshop focused on strategies for including the cosmos in preaching. This workshop will be held September 9, 2021 at 1pm ET via Zoom. Learn More and Register.

Creating and Renewing a Green Team in Your Congregation
September 23, 2021

Rev. Dr. John Schleicher and Rev. Ellen Schoepf will lead this Zoom event for any interested congregations. Learn More and Register.

Celebrate the Season of Creation Collaborative Worship Event

Join with other congregations throughout the synod, sometime during the weekend of the Feast of St. Francis (October 2-3), to create and lead an outdoor worship event as together we bear witness to the need for Climate Justice. To receive a worship outline and liturgical resources to create such an event in your area, contact: Pastor John Burow – pastorjburow@yahoo.com or Linn Kracht – ldkracht@gmail.com

Climate Church, Climate World Book Study
If you have a passion for climate justice and want to learn more about how the church can be a voice for good as we address the care of creation, join Pastor Erick Johnson and Pastor John Burow as they lead this book study. The book Climate Church, Climate World by the Rev. Dr. Jim Antal will be the basis of this study, and it will begin in January of 2022.