Many scriptures speak of the wonders of God’s creation and of stewardship. Here are a few to reflect upon:
Genesis 1:4, 10, 12, 17, 21, 25-28 - God’s Creation
Genesis 9:9-10 - God’s Covenant with Noah after the Flood.
Leviticus 25:1-5 - God’s command to give the land a rest in the 7th year of use.
Job 38, 39 - The Story of Job
Psalm 8:5-8 - God has given man charge of his creation.
Psalm 24:1 - The earth and everything in it belongs to the Lord.
Psalm 104:16-24 - The earth is full of God’s creatures.
Matthew 7:12 - So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you.
"Of all the commandments, which is the most important?"
"The most important one," answered Jesus, "is this: Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength. The second is this: Love your neighbor as yourself."
“…all things were made; without him nothing was made that has been made."
"For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life."
In his defense Jesus said to them, "My Father is always at his work to this very day, and I too am working."
Romans 8:19-23 - The creation waits in eager expectation for the children of God to be revealed.
"The Son is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation. For in him all things werecreated: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or powers or rulers or authorities; all things have been created through him and for him."