September was a great month for Creation Care in the North Carolina Conference. We started with the Bishop leading us in a worship service centered around what it means to be a creature and care for other creatures. Then we had a series of webinars on creation care, highlighting everything from the theology of creation… Continue Reading→
John Wesley passed down three simple rules to us: Do no harm, do good, and stay in love with God. One of the things I love about Wesleyan theology, and these simple rules in particular, is their practical nature. Our theology is not one of speculation, but of action. The creation care team likewise wants… Continue Reading→
In September 2020, the NC Conference is highlighting creation care ministries. Bishop Ward announced this focus in a recent connections video. The NC Conference Creation Care Team is offering an online worship service, bi-weekly webinars, and resources. The NC Conference Media Center also has several books and DVD studies to help your small group, youth… Continue Reading→
All webinars will be via Zoom. Registration is required. Time for each webinar is 7:00-8:00. The NC Conference is going to be spending the entire month of September focusing on Creation Care, and we couldn’t be more excited! This is our biggest effort to date, and a great opportunity to begin transforming how we as… Continue Reading→
2020 North Carolina EARTHKEEPERS TRAINING COMING SOON Do you feel a vocational call on your life to care for God’s creation because you are a disciple of Jesus Christ? Is your faith compelling you to DO SOMETHING about the problems the earth is facing? Do you see yourself as a leader in this creation care… Continue Reading→
James Apisai, a member of the NCCUMC Creation Care Team, has a message for our youth, and for ALL of us! Every week for the last several months, young people from around the world have been going on strike. We’ve been demanding a livable and habitable future, a future that is impossible due to the… Continue Reading→
How “green” is your church? How are you teaching, promoting and tending to the care and flourishing of God’s GOOD creation? Take the challenge of the Green Church Initiative and earn recognition at next year’s Annual Conference! Check out the Initiative and see how simple steps can make a big difference. Let’s dig in and… Continue Reading→
The Annual Conference theme this year is God’s Generosity in All Creation. Let us be both awed by God’s beautiful creation and also caring and protective of it.
Bishop Ward encourages each church to examine the ways they are now or can better care for God’s creation.