Creation Time 3

September 27, 2020

During this week youth and young climate activists will be holding events across the globe to demand local governments and leaders take real and immediate action against the climate crisis. Visit Climate Strike: Fridays for Future for more information.

Worship Ideas
File Awe before Creation
A theme-based service of worship for Creation Time in the Season of Pentecost.
File Creation and Creativity
A theme-based service of worship for Creation Time in the Season of Pentecost with a short skit.
File Gathering Lectionary for Pentecost 2, September 8 - November 24, 2019
Includes suggested readings, hymns, worship spark, children's time idea, sermon starters, etc...
File Reconciliation in the Watershed: A Creation Time Resource
Weekly reflections on the themes of "All My Relations" and "watershed discipleship."...
File The Seasons: Eros and a Right Relation with Earth
A theme-based service of worship for Creation Time in the Season of Pentecost which uses eros as a lens to gain insight into right relation with earth and all creation.
File What Is Creation Saying to Us? Nurture Me!
A worship service for the third Sunday, Year B, Creation Time in the Season of Pentecost.
File What Is Creation Saying to Us? Walk Lightly Upon Me!
A worship service for the third Sunday, Year C, Creation Time in the Season of Pentecost.
File What Is Creation Saying to Us? Work with Me!
A worship service for the third Sunday, Year A, Creation Time in the Season of Pentecost.
Prayers

A prayer for the Fridays for Future Climate Strike movement by Alydia Smith.

PDF icon Season of Creation (English/Spanish)
Bilingual prayers by Richard Bott/Eva Quintana Crelis drawn from Gathering, Pentecost 2, 2016, for Creation Time, Year C.
Music
PDF icon Universal Light (music)
Musical score for "Universal Light," a communion prayer by Bruce Harding, Marie Lewin, and Rod Sykes...
Minute for Mission
Related Material
PDF icon Acknowledging the Territory in Worship
A brief guide to help congregations and bodies of the church incorporate an Acknowledgement of Territory into their gatherings.
File Gathering Magazine | UCRDstore
A United Church worship planning magazine for ministers and lay leaders, music directors, and worship committees.
File Season of Creation in a Box
Prayer, education, and activity resources for care of Creation from the Green Churches Network, Canada.
PDF icon The Liturgical Colour Orange and Ember Days
A history of the colour orange and ember days for use in Creation Time in the Season of Pentecost.
File With Respect in Creation
A five-session Sunday school series that invites children to learn more about what is happening to God’s creation and how to take action as people of faith.