Transcript of "Suggested Resources for Stewarding All God’s Creation "
Suggested Resources for Stewarding All God’s Creation Michael Schut, Economic and Environmental Affairs Officer email@example.com; 206-323-1126Episcopal Resources/Networks- The Episcopal Ecological Network is a good place to know about. Be sure to check out "Green Team Frequently Asked Questions"- The Episcopal Network for Economic Justice also has excellent resources.- The Episcopal Public Policy Network is an excellent resource; they provide alerts regarding policies/bills in Washington, DC. Sign up to receive their alerts.Organizations- GreenFaith has an exciting new "Green Certification Program."- Interfaith Power and Light is “A Religious Response to Global Warming”- The National Council of Churches Eco-Justice Working Group, of which The Episcopal Church is an active member.- Earth Ministry is an excellent group.- Faith and Money Network, formerly Ministry of Money (at this writing their new website is under construction.)- The Story of Stuff website is an excellent resource with videos as well as print materials.- Eco-Justice Ministries has a good summary of resources available.Books- Cobb, John B., Jr. Sustainability, Economics, Ecology, and Justice. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1992.- DeWitt Calvin, Earth Wise- McFague, Sallie. Life Abundant: Rethinking Theology and Economy for a Planet in Peril. Minn: Fortress Press, 2001.- McKibben, Bill. Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future. New York: Times Books, Henry Holt and Company, 2007.- Myers, Ched. The Biblical Vision of Sabbath Economics. Wash. DC: Tell the Word, Church of the Savior, 2001.Books by Michael Schut . . .include an anthology of essays with community-building study guides.To order contact: www.amazon.com or www.earthministry.org :- Simpler Living, Compassionate Life: A Christian Perspective won the second-best book of 2000 award by the Catholic Press Association- Food and Faith: Justice, Joy, and Daily Bread- Money and Faith: The Search for EnoughSocially Responsible Investing- Firms like Calvert, Parnassus, Domini, Pax World Fund- Banks: ShoreBank; ShoreBank Pacific- Community Development Financial Institutions- Oikocredit, a faith-based micro-finance and investment organization. 1