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Session 2 Leader’s Guide

Lent 2021 | First United Methodist Church of Rockwall Serving God, Saving the Planet: A Call to Care for Creation and Your Soul  Session 2— “Moved” Opening Prayer (2 min) Review Session 1 (5 min): According to Genesis, God created the world, the plants, and the animals and called it good.  God created male and female and called them very good and entrusted them to care for creation.  We are entrusted to be stewards/caretakers of all that is God’s.  It is our Biblical mandate to care for creation. Scripture (Read in video): Luke 10:25-28 (The Good Samaritan), James 2:14, 26  Video (6 min) Chapter Reviews (5 min): Moving from Faith to Works Chapter 4: The Earth is the Lord’sChapter 5: Moving from Faith to WorksChapter 6: Too Much Stuff Breakout Room Discussion (20 min): Consider Psalm 23, The Lord “makes me lie down in green pastures; he leads me beside still waters,...

Creation Care

WELCOME to the FUMC Family Lent Observance 2021: Creator Responsibility Educate Action Truth Inspiration Observation Nurture   CARE This Family Lent at Home Kit is an encouragement for your family to worship the Lord during Lent by considering His Creation together over the next six weeks. “All creation is the Lord’s, and we are responsible for the ways in which we use and abuse it. Water, air, soil, minerals, energy resources, plants, animal life, and space are to be valued and conserved because they are God’s creation and not solely because they are useful to human beings. God has granted us stewardship of creation. We should meet these stewardship duties through acts of loving care and respect.”  (The United Methodist Church Book of Discipline / Social Principles / The Natural World) Read the entire United Methodist Statement on the Natural World here:...