Environment — Care of Creation
ELCA Churchwide Assembly Action CA95.05.26a
Passed by the 1995 Churchwide Assembly in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
To affirm the memorial of the Minneapolis Area Synod on Care of Creation;
To call upon congregations of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America to engage regularly in prayer related to the care of creation and to engage in at least one activity during the next year that publicly witnesses to the congregation’s commitment as a community of stewards of the environment; and
To call upon churchwide units to assist the congregations, synods, and related agencies and institutions of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America to implement the church’s "Social Statement on Caring for Creation: Vision, Hope, and Justice."