Category Archives: Northern Great Lakes Water Stewards

The Gift of Water: July 2017

The Gift of Water as seen in the Marquette Monthly July, 2017 By Scott Emerson “Just when I think it can’t rain any harder or longer than this; and I can’t get any wetter than this; it does, and I … Continue reading

Tree Planting on Saturday Mornings

July 1st & July 29th 8:45 a.m. – 1 p.m. An Invitation to join the Northern Great Lakes Water Stewards in partnership with The Cedar Tree Institute The Interfaith community lifted up a vision of planting 500 trees in April … Continue reading

The Gift of Water: June 2017

The Gift of Water as seen in the Marquette Monthly June, 2017 By Tim Clancy Even though, biologically speaking, water is essential to our existence, we too often take it for granted. And for those of us who live where … Continue reading

The Gift of Water: May 2017

The Gift of Water as seen in the Marquette Monthly May, 2017 By Marie Barry “Clean water, the essence of life and a birthright for everyone, must become available to all people now.” – Jean Michael Cousteau Raised in the … Continue reading

The Gift of Water: April 2017

The Gift of Water as seen in the Marquette Monthly April, 2017 By Nancy A. Auer Have you ever thought deeply about the perfection of our planet Earth? It is perfectly placed in the solar system to receive the perfect … Continue reading

The Gift of Water: March 2017

The Gift of Water as seen in the Marquette Monthly March, 2017 By Rachel Holman “Someone needs to explain to me why wanting clean drinking water makes you an activist, and why proposing to destroy water with chemical warfare doesn’t … Continue reading

The Gift of Water: February 2017

The Gift of Water as seen in the Marquette Monthly February, 2017 By Jon Magnuson “Praised be my Lord, for our sister water.” – St. Francis of Assisi,”Canticle of the Sun” Not along ago, I sat one morning in a … Continue reading

The Gift of Water: January 2017

The Gift of Water as seen in the Marquette Monthly January, 2017 By Frannie Belton “When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the Universe.” – John Muir Above, John Muir … Continue reading

The Gift of Water: December 2016

The Gift of Water as seen in the Marquette Monthly December, 2016 By Ken Kelley At age 80, having entered my ninth decade, I have many years to remember. My memory tells me that none of these decades has been … Continue reading

The Gift of Water: November 2016

The Gift of Water as seen in the Marquette Monthly November, 2016 By Paul Lehmberg “Dip him in the river who loves water.”– William Blake The William Blake of the above words was a kind of holy fool. He was … Continue reading