Change the light bulbs in your church, parish offices, classrooms, and even the exit signs to compact fluorescent light bulbs. About See All. He says, "The first question that we must ask is what is the 'environmental condition' of our hearts? Convincing the temple leaders to institute the changes was not difficult because not only were they environmentally conscious, they "made good fiscal sense" by lowering utility bills at the temple, he said. Each month, the group can take specific actions in order to implement ideas within a household or church congregation. The first part of this guide explains the greenhouse effect, ozone depletion, and acid rain.
Ship This Item — This item is available online through Marketplace sellers. A former biology teacher, he received a standing ovation when he first brought his new theories to his church. His congregation includes the type of perky, enthusiastic young evangelicals who might have been out preaching on the street in previous times.
They help collect the old cell phones and printer cartridges left by congregation member in the lobby as part of the church's recycling drive, and a cardboard recycling centre lies at the back of the church. The congregation also pulls bio-unfriendly weeds in the woods and fix damaged hiking trails so the public can marvel at the beauty of nature. The author of Saving God's Green Earth, Robinson believes that evangelicals have lagged behind other Christian groups and have some atoning to do.
Now we're asking other church leaders to look deep into their hearts. Can they really claim that something is not going seriously wrong? The time is coming for conscience clearing and that time is coming very soon. On God's green earth Sat, Oct 28, , Editor's Choice Most Viewed.
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Latest News. Connacht face injury headache for first Champions Cup match Lack of policing of illegal cycle lane use criticised by campaign Minister for Culture accused of insulting Traveller artists Treating the world like garbage says a lot about how you think about the person who you believe created the Earth. Having respect for what God has created is vital to the Christian faith.
The way we live our lives, the way we care for the Earth and everyone in it, gives glory to God. Visit the website 70 Ways to Save the Earth. Choose one thing from the list you and your family can do today.
Remember that your care for the earth gives glory to God. Especially Psalm 19 and Ask Him to guide you in being a good steward of creation.
Your connection with the environment grows deeper when you spend time in it. Do you want to talk with a mentor?