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* Earth Charter (Creation  Care) Starter Kit *

12 links to help you Explore

EXPLORE the earth charter

and other wisdom

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The Bible
Genesis 1:28

The Earth Charter

Charter for Compassion

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ELCA Social Statement on Creation Care (1993)

Study Guide for 1993 ELCA Social Statement on Creation Care

ELCA Climate Change 101
(from ELCA Advocacy Office)

Label of "Awakening to God's call to Earthkeeping" ELCA statement

Awakening to God's Call to Earthkeeping (group study guide)

Amanda Gorman ~ "Earthrise" (4:30 minutes)

"Earth Charter: Turning conscience into action" (1:30 minutes)

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Social Message on Climate Crisis

Non-violence Principles
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Economic & Social Justice (AFL-CIO perspective)

Why this Work? . . . a sense of responsibility to all other living beings - God's creation - all plants, animals and people!

We have fallen so far short of our responsibility to care for Creation (Genesis 1:28).