Environmental Stewardship Commission

Episcopal Church in Minnesota

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Special Projects

Special Projects for 2008

Year A, Pentecost 2008:

For the month of October (Proper 22 through 25) using the Revisec Common Lectionary with a focus on "Special Recognition of the Place of Food in our Lives". The project consists of Bulletin Inserts, support for homilists, liturgists, and musicians, and related materials. To get to the entire listing, click here.

Year A, Easter 2008:

Creation Season Materials. MEESC has prepared materials (bulletin inserts, sermon notes, resource materials, liturgical references) for Creation Season 2008 to run concurrently with Easter Season, 2008. Materials are available for download or printing.

Special Projects for 2006:

Special Project for September 2005:

Reflections on an Ecumenical Season of Creation

At the request from David Rhoads, Professor of New Testament, Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago, MEESC members are offering ecological sermon notes for the alternative lectionary lessons for Creation Season Sundays in 2005 for use by pastors. The links below are to the sermon notes already completed.

  • September 4Forest Sunday: "All the trees of the forest sing for joy (Ps. 96:12)
  • September 11Land Sunday: "Let the field exult and everything in it" (Ps. 96:12)
  • September 18Wilderness Sunday: "Let the wilderness lift up its voice" (Isaiah 42:11)
  • September 25River Sunday: "The river of God is full of water" (Psalm 65:9)

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