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This includes: prayers, sermons, hymns, plays and liturgies.

Enjoy summer – and put some GC leaflets in your church

Green Christian is an organisation made up of members who want to do more to look after God’s gift of the natural world – and one thing we can nearly all do is put a few leaflets in our local churches – especially local “Touristy” churches.  People have more time on holiday to reflect,

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Posted in Action, Green Christian, Worship Materials


Creation Time 2018: 1 Sept- 4 Oct

It is not long till  “Creation time” or “Creation-tide” – (1 Sept to 4 Oct) – a period of the year to think of the environment.. so now is the time to start planning for this.

This year Christian leaders signed a joint statement of support for the Season of Creation. 

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Posted in Action, Prayers, Worship Materials


Season of Creation – Creation-time-1 Sep- 4 Oct – What will you do in your church?

The period 1 – Sept – 4 Oct is treated as “Creation Time” by many churches. Recently the Catholic church has started observing this period too, and the Pope declared 1 Sept as Creation day. Many churches start their church calendar on 1 Sept.

Now is the time (if it is not already too late) to start preparing for autumn.

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Posted in Action, Worship Materials


 Change Greed to Green – Short play in verse

Suitable for  Service on Climate Change, The Environment etc.
  by Tom Hiscock.

Written in 2008 but just as relevant 10 years on…

(Though the story of the ozone levels has still not finished.)

CHARACTERS:

The Leader:

Optional: A Group to interpret the first poem through Movement and Music,

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Posted in Climate Change, Plays


A Service for Rogantiontide – booklet

This year – 2018 – Rogation Sunday is on 6 May.

Canon Brain Davis of Market Harborough has put together a Rogation service with an ecological slant. You can download the booklet – It is a  12 side pdf file,

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Posted in Liturgies


Environment Songs Workshop at Settle Folk Gathering

Judith Allinson describes:-

Do you enjoy singing and music?  Do you enjoy being in nature and are you concerned about care of the environment? I answer yes for all – so have enjoyed collecting songs about care for the environment.

The Environment Songs workshop

  • held as a “Fringe”

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Posted in Hymns, Uncategorized


Creation Time: 1 Sep-4 Oct: Material

Lower down are the resources prepared in the UK for Creation Time 2017. This year it follows the theme “Journeying with God”, linking to the UN international year of sustainable tourism for development. It explores God’s invitation to join us in the journey of faith leading us into care for all creation.

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Posted in Worship Materials


Kingship, Stewardship or Kinship

From Kingship to Kinship

Peter Grimwood reflects:-

 

For Green Christians and, let’s face it, for everyone how we understand our connection to creation and to the creator is the key question. There seem to be three ways of thinking about this which I would summarise as:

                               kingship,    

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Posted in Opinion, Sermons


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