What's So Amazing About Polar Bears? Teaching Kids to Care for Creation (Hammer, Evans & Blokland)


What’s So Amazing About Polar Bears?: Teaching Kids to Care for Creation is an interactive, Christian-based group resource that is for elementary school-aged children. Each lesson has an ecology theme with a scriptural background for study, reflection, and discussion; fun facts relevant to the topic; experiential activities to engage the children and reinforce the lesson; and more. Randy Hammer, Kristin Hammer Evans, and Suzanne Blokland provide ways for children to learn while having fun exploring ways they can care for God’s precious creation.


Randy Hammer is pastor of United Church, Chapel on the Hill in Oak Ridge, TN. He holds an M.Div. from Memphis Theological Seminary and a D.Min from Meadville Lombard Theological Seminary. He is the author of several books from The Pilgrim Press, including: The Talking Stick: 40 Children’s Sermons with Activities (2007) and The Singing Bowl: 26 Children’s Sermons (2009). 

Kristin Hammer Evans holds a B.A. in religious studies and an M.A. in educational ministries, with emphasis in curriculum development. 

Suzanne Blokland holds a B.A. in philosophy and an M.A. in ethics from Vanderbilt University.

Paperback: 144 pages (7.5 x 9.25 in.)