Welcome to the Discover Your Neighbor 2017 Care Of Creation Lessons.

Care of Creation Educator’s Guide 2017
What’s The Big Idea
By protecting God’s Creation, we protect and care for one another.The natural environment is a gift from God, which nurtures[...]
Step 1: Pray
Gracious God,We thank you for the gift of today as another day to experience your love poured out in creation.We[...]
Step 2: Make Personal Connections
OBJECTIVE: Students will reflect on what God’s Creation means to their lives, and brainstorm ways to better Care for Creation.READ[...]
Faith Perspective
​“As a young priest in Africa, I was arrested for taking a picture of a tree. At the police station,[...]
Neighbor Focus – Kenya
​The Mua Hills Girls High School in Machakos, Kenya, was in danger of closing due to lack of water. With[...]
Step 3: Explore Scripture and Tradition
READ ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:6TH GRADE: Genesis 1:1-127TH GRADE: Mark 1:4-138TH GRADE:Canticle of the Sun by St. Francis of AssisiREFLECT:[...]
Step 4: Take Action
TRACK YOUR WATER USEPope Francis writes that “Access to safe drinkable water is a basic and universal human right…” (Laudato[...]