Additional Resources

This page shows all of the resources provided by everyone participating in the EcoPreacher Cohort 2022-2023. Please feel free to share any related article, video, poem, book, etc.

To submit a resource, please send an email to madeline@thebtscenter.org.


Resources

Engage with the EcoPreacher 1-2-3 resources being offered through the Interfaith Center for Sustainable Development:


Click below to learn more and listen to The BTS Center's new podcast, Climate Changed, which offers intimate interviews and conversations around some of the most pressing questions about faith, life, and climate change.

ClimateChangedPodcast.org


Click below to learn more about The Leadership Commons, which is a space where we are developing new content, and gathering materials adapted from past programs, to help equip faith leaders in the work of guiding communities of spiritual practice through the uncertainties of life on a changing planet. These resources are available for you to use with your community.

Leadership Commons


"Eco Preacher Workshop with Rev. Dr. Leah Schade and special guest Rabbi Yonatan Neril" recorded in May 2022


 
Over the years, Creation Justice Ministries has created and curated resources on a variety of topics related to faith, climate change, and creation justice. Click here for more information.

Submitted by Creation Justice Ministries


Resources from Rev. Dr. Leah Schade

Web Sites/Organizations


Intrinsic Hope: Living Courageously Through Troubled Times by Kate Davies (book) 

Whether working directly on ecological or social issues or worried about children and grandchildren, this book is for everyone concerned about the future and looking for a deeper source of hope for a better world.

Submitted by Bob Ullman


TED Talk with Katherine Hayhoe

In this inspiring, pragmatic talk, Hayhoe shows how the key to having a real discussion is to connect over shared values like family, community and religion -- and to prompt people to realize that they already care about a changing climate.

Submitted by Bob Ullman


Books referenced in the second session of the Eco-Preacher Cohort:
  • Kinship: Belonging in a World of Relations, edited by Gavin Van Horn, Robin Wall Kimmerer and John Hausdoerffer 

  • Watershed Discipleship, edited by Ched Myers

  • A Watershed Resource: Congregational Watershed Discipleship Manual: Faith Communities as Stewards of the World's Waters

Musical Resources:

1.) Mark Miller (hymn-writer, musician) 
https://ism.yale.edu/people/mark-miller
https://songselect.ccli.com/Search/Results?List=contributor_P465865_Mark%20A.%20Miller

2.) All Creations Sings (published by The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America)
https://www.augsburgfortress.org/store/category/287206/All-Creation-Sings

3.) The New Century Hymnal 
https://hymnary.org/hymnal/NCH1995
https://www.thepilgrimpress.com/products/the-new-century-hymnal-pew-edition

4.) For the Beauty of the Earth Arrangement (Chuck Bell) 
https://chuck-bell-music.myshopify.com/products/for-the-beauty-of-the-earth

5.) Carolyn Winfrey Gillette Hymns
https://www.carolynshymns.com/

6.) Porter's Gate (an album of songs for creation)
https://youtube.com/playlist?list=OLAK5uy_m4aPoKIiJaK_29sQntDa40RQ9wkv4-kzM

7.) Jake Blount’s “The New Faith” 
https://jakeblount.com/the-new-faith

8.) Convergence Music Project 
https://convergencemp.com/

9.) “For Everyone Born” Glory to God #769
https://hymnary.org/hymn/GG2013/769

10.) Holy Disorder of Dancing Monks, Abbey of the Arts, Christine Valters Paintner
https://abbeyofthearts.com/

Books and Other Resources:

1.) Katherine Hayhoe’s “Saving Us: A Climate Scientist’s Case for Hope and Healing in a Divided World”
https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/saving-us-katharine-hayhoe/1138418762

2.) Harper Collin’s “The Green Bible”
https://harperone.com/9780062116369/the-green-bible/

3.) “In Deep Waters: Spiritual Care for Young People in a Climate Crisis” by Talitha Amadea Aho
https://www.fortresspress.com/store/product/9781506469782/In-Deep-Waters

4.) "The Planet You Inherit" by Larry Ramussen
https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/the-planet-you-inherit-larry-l-rasmussen/1140892018

5.) Rev. Mariam White-Hammond 

6.) Resources on spiritual formation and spiritual practice in creation from The Center for Spirituality in Nature.
www.spiritualityinnature.org