Let All Creation Praise                                                        
Worshiping God with creation

Care for creation worship throughout the year
Season of Creation resources
Celebrating the Trinitarian God as creator

Download freely and adapt for your worshiping context. 
Share your sermons, prayers, liturgies, ideas, and pictures. Send resources or comments to Nick Utphall: nick@ststlc.net 
  or post them on our Facebook page,
a great forum to share your ideas on incorporating creation-care into the worship life of your cong
regation
and
to learn from others visit.
(You can access the page even without a Facebook account.)


NEW EACH WEEK Weekly Eco-Justice Commentary on the lectionary lessons
Epiphany in Year C
Introduction to Lent in Year C (by Dennis Ormseth)
The First Sunday in Lent in Year C (by Dennis Ormseth). Jesus rejects the temptation to dominate.

                                                    Common Lectionary Commentary Archive            

Seasonal Planning
Visit the February to May seasonal planning page for some ideas on worshiping with creation in preparation for the season of Lent and beyond.

NEW
Besides the seasonal resources, among other updates to the website, you might like to see some new devotional Books on Celtic spirituality and a sample Taize service in the Liturgies.  If you have other resources or suggestions, please feel free to share!


Would you like background on "why" this emphasis in worship?
  • Visit our page on "WHY?" with reflections in great essays.
  • Read A Theology of Liturgy in a New Key: Worshiping with Creation by Norman Habel, David Rhoads, and Paul Santmire, from The Season of Creation: A Preaching Commentary (Fortress Press, 2011)
  • Visit our preaching page for a video from Luther Seminary (St. Paul, Minnesota) chapel service, where David Rhoads gets to the heart of our identity as earth-people and our sacramental theology.

Celebrate any season of the year with this 30-Day devotional booklet:
Stewardship of Creation: A Thirty Day Discipline. Download and copy this daily devotional booklet. Each day has a scripture verse, theological reflection, fact about the environment, action we can take to address it, and a prayer. Make this available to each member of your congregation as a discipline during any season of the year.


 
Four Stages to Comprehensive Care for Creation in All Worship. Follow these comprehensive suggestions to make every worship service a opportunity to worship with creation and on behalf of creation.