Cameroon: Protect environment, create employment

Cameroon: Protect environment, create employment

LWF reforested 119 hectares and trained a community on renewable energy sources (LWI) – What once was brown, now is green. In a few years, The Lutheran World Federation (LWF) has transformed a region around the Minawao refugee camp in the far North of Cameroon...
Norway: Interfaith advocacy for climate justice and peace

Norway: Interfaith advocacy for climate justice and peace

Voices from the Communion: Einar Tjelle, Church of Norway (LWI) – Shared commitment to care for the Earth yields not only fruits of the Earth but also the fruits of peacemaking, Rev. Einar Tjelle is convinced. In the Church of Norway, one of the 148 member...
Caring for the integrity of creation

Caring for the integrity of creation

Let no debt remain outstanding, except the continuing debt to love one another, for whoever loves others has fulfilled the law. The commandments, “You shall not commit adultery,” “You shall not murder,” “You shall not steal,” “You shall not covet,” and whatever other...
Youth lead prayers to open Season of Creation

Youth lead prayers to open Season of Creation

Hundreds of Christian women and men from different churches and from every region of the globe took part in an online ecumenical prayer service to mark the opening of the annual Season of Creation. The season, celebrated by Protestant, Catholic and Orthodox churches...
Embracing sustainable practices and values

Embracing sustainable practices and values

“We cannot go back to what was normal,” says Mary Philip, Associate Professor for Lutheran Global Theology and Mission at the Martin Luther University College, Canada, as she looks back on the months since the outbreak of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic....