Exploring the gospel principles of earth stewardship

Category “Theme of the Month”

Without a Car

Friday, 22 February, 2013

It’s been a week and a half since we’ve driven our car. We’ve been able to do everything we normally do. I even figured out how to load my 13-year old’s bike into the bike trailer so that when I pick him up from his voice lessons, we can ride our bikes the 3 miles…

LDS Earth Stewardship in February

Friday, 1 February, 2013

Our calendar of themes and activities for the next few months will be ready soon. In the meantime, a new month has begun. We at LDS Earth Stewardship would like to host a physical get together each month. We’re thinking about things like lectures, service projects, nature hikes, and visits to the capitol. But we…

November Theme – Prudence and Thanksgiving

Thursday, 1 November, 2012

In section 89 of the Doctrine and Covenants, which is more commonly referred to as the Word of Wisdom, it makes the statement that: “[A]ll these are to be used with prudence and thanksgiving.” Although this scripture was specifically referring to herbs and other edible plants, this is good advice to live by in everything…

Energy Visualization

Monday, 22 October, 2012

I was excited to read that this month’s blogging topic would be energy conservation.  As an engineer, presently employed as a researcher within an energy conservation research group, I have lot to say about the subject.  The only challenge I had was deciding what to say. Sitting here in my office, I needed only to…

September Theme: Nurturing Awareness in the Next Generation

Saturday, 1 September, 2012

For the month of September, our Earth Stewardship theme will be Nurturing Awareness in the Next Generation. We will center our blog posts, activities, and discussions around how we can help the upcoming generation see the value of earth stewardship. In keeping with that theme, I’d like to give a few possible Family Home Evening…