Season of Creation 2020 guide now available

A new guide for eco-theological worship resources and activities for the 2020 Season of Creation is now available, thanks to a wide array of ecumenical partners. A webinar, “Jubilee for the Earth: New Rhythms, New Hope,” is also… Read More

MEMBER CHURCH NEWS: STATEMENT ON THE AMAZON FIRES, SEASON OF CREATION AND EMPOWERING RURAL WOMEN IN INDIA

In light of the devastating fires that are threatening the Amazon rainforest, the Evangelical Coalition for Climate Justice in Brazil has issued a statement, asking for forgiveness of the indigenous population and urging both the Brazilian government and… Read More

Member Church News: Ecumenical Women`s Assembly, Youth Mission, 150 years of mission partnership and statement on the Season of Creation 2019

The first Asian Ecumenical Women’s Assembly to be held in November 2019. The biggest global conference on protection services and prevention of violence against women, The World Conference of Women’s Shelters, will bring together 1500 people from 120… Read More

Member Church News: Praying, Retiring, Partnering

Joining with Christians everywhere in prayer and action to encourage greater care for the earth as part of Season of Creation, the Uniting Church in Australia is providing worship resources, including a prayer by their president. A Legacy… Read More

Member Church News: Singing, Accompanying, Appointing

As the Season of Creation begins, Leichhardt Uniting Church (Australia) has offered a beautiful worship song, Garden, to all those marking the occasion. Union of the Armenian Evangelical Churches in the Near East Central Committee Chair Paul Haidostian… Read More

Amazon at grave risk

An online ecumenical conversation entitled “Creation Groans in the Amazon” on 22 August focused on the Amazon forest as a “sacred space for 34 million people suffering from the growth of inequality, land invasion, extractivism, relaxation of environmental… Read More

Member Church News: Retirement thoughts, Beirut Support

John Proctor, outgoing general secretary of the United Reformed Church, is retiring on 14 August having served the church for 34 years. In his own words, John reflects on his time in the role and offers thanks to… Read More

Member Church News: Fighting racism and the pandemic

The Uniting Church in Australia has outlined a set of principles and key actions that will guide the way to a better future as Australia recovers from the coronavirus pandemic. Rev. Emmanuel Bileya, a pastor in the Christian… Read More

MEMBER CHURCH NEWS: DALIT CULTURAL FESTIVAL, ECUMENICAL MEETING IN FINLAND AND INTERVIEW WITH A YOUNG THURSDAYS IN BLACK AMBASSADOR

“Responding to an Exodus: Gospel Hospitality and Empire” is the theme of the conference that will commemorate 35 years of border service ministry of the Presbyterian Church (USA). Young reverend, Rev. Damon Mkandawire, from the United Church of… Read More

WCRC Declaration of Climate Emergency

“The Lord God took the human and put him in the Garden of Eden to till it and keep it.” (Genesis 2:15) The Season of Creation is our special time for the Creator and each other, calling us… Read More