Exploring the gospel principles of earth stewardship

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Let’s Do Service! at Zion National Park

Monday, 20 August, 2018

We are so excited to announce this one!   We’d love to have you join us. For more information, watch this video, then RSVP to parasmusson@ldsearthstewardship.org  

Gather Up Your Ideas!

Saturday, 11 August, 2018

Have you wanted to start a community garden with your Young Women or Young Men? Or is there a site in your ward neighborhood that needs some care? Perhaps you have a family reunion service project in mind? We would love to help facilitate a project that would improve the environment in your local area….

Line Upon Line

Saturday, 11 August, 2018

We know it’s been somewhat quiet here on our website. We’re in the process of updating our website and including some new features. But, sometimes, growth takes time. In the gardening world, they say about new plants, “The first year it sleeps, the second it creeps, but in the third – it leaps!”  We’re moving…

Summer Service

Saturday, 11 August, 2018

In the month of July, we sponsored two really enjoyable service projects: planting winter squash at the International Rescue Committee Draper farm, and cleaning up a portion of the Jordan River parkway. Both projects brought to participants feelings of fulfillment and gratitude for our community, our blessings, and the providence of the earth. We are planning…

“Some of The Finest Nature Writing Since Thoreau…”

Wednesday, 2 May, 2018

Join us on June 6, 2018 for a discussion of A Sand County Almanac, by Aldo Leopold, to be led by James Holtkamp, a prominent Salt Lake attorney and community leader. We will meet in Conference Room 3 of the Salt Lake Main Library at 6:30 pm.  First published in 1949, Aldo Leopold’s book combines…

Join Us in Grateful Praise

Tuesday, 1 May, 2018

  “For the beauty of the earth, For the beauty of the skies, For the love which from our birth Over and around us lies, Lord of all, to thee we raise This our hymn of grateful praise.“ Hymn 92 As members and friends of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, we celebrate…

We Are Growing

Friday, 3 November, 2017

LDS Earth Stewardship is undergoing many wonderful changes and growth. We are preparing a brand new website with features that will help you to access ideas and inspire you to live the principles of earth stewardship. Stay tuned for our new look! Thank you for your patience and ongoing support.  

Family Night on the Jordan River (June 19, 2017)

Friday, 30 June, 2017

The forecast was for high temperatures, but that didn’t stop over a hundred volunteers from coming and helping in our Family Night on the Jordan River service project on Monday, June 19th. Working with Erin Mounce of the Jordan River Commission, families and individuals joined teams in either picking up litter or helping to snip and…

Jordan River Cleanup (June 19, 2017)

Sunday, 7 May, 2017

LDS Earth Stewardship is joining forces with the Jordan River Commission for a Family Night on the Jordan River. On Monday night, June 19th – one of the longest days of the year here in the northern hemisphere – we will have a Family Night to remember! Our main goal will be to clean up…

An Easter Message

Sunday, 16 April, 2017

As we celebrate this Easter morning, reflecting on the resurrection of the Savior from physical death and the path open to each of us to overcome spiritual death, let us also take a moment to reverence the gift of the earth.  Whether this morning finds us in church, at home, or on a mountain, let us…