On April 22 people around the world observed Earth Day. Let’s give thanks to God for this wonderful planet we live on. Let’s be more sensitive to ways we can care for Mother Earth and preserve her beauty. Let’s all do our duty as global citizens to reduce our “carbon footprints” (how about taking a walk instead of hopping in the car? You might see some beauty that you normally pass by in a blur) and keep the earth inhabitable for all of God’s creation. Pause today to pray for the earth and ask God to show you what simple things you can do to honor this world that God created. READ MORE on The Upper Room Books blog . . .