Worship Resources for Earth Day 2021

April 05, 2021
Your church is invited to celebrate Earth Day with resources from Global Ministries. 

Earth Day is April 22; churches typically observe Earth Day Sunday during the month of April. It is an opportunity to reflect on the goodness of God’s creation and the human responsibility to steward it through worship, education and action.

Below is a listing of resources that have been curated by the Rev. Jenny Phillips, Senior Technical Advisor for Environmental Sustainability at Global Ministries. The resources include:                                                                                                                                                                                                 
  • a videotaped sermon by Rev. Phillips entitled “Somewhere Better Than Here,” with and without subtitles
  • a videotaped reading of Luke 24:36b-48, read by Roland Fernandes, General Secretary of Global Ministries and UMCOR, with and without subtitles
  • a videotaped litany read by 4 of our United Methodist missionaries, with and without subtitles
PDF text documents of these materials are also available.
All of these resources can be found at Worship resources for Earth Day 2021 - Global Ministries (umcmission.org)