Rich Living: Exploring Sustainability and Christian Faith

How does caring for creation enrich our lives?
How can the church respond to the crucial issues of our time?
What does the Bible teach about the earth?
How can our daily choices and actions be most effective to protect and restore the environment?

We believe that our daily lifestyle decisions as individuals, communities and congregations can have a positive impact in mitigating climate change, improving the health of ecosystems, and enhancing the lives of others.

Over the weekend of 28th-30th September 2018, A Rocha Aotearoa New Zealand, along with:

hosted an inter-church public event. The weekend was designed to inspire, mobilise and equip individuals and communities of faith:


Here are some resources from the weekend:

Saturday workshop sessions:

Sunday services focused on creation care and sustainable living – sermon slides:

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