Category: Adult Enrichment and Faith Formation


Black History Month Resources

February gives homage to Black History. This is a time to enhance your children’s knowledge about the vast accomplishments of African American people who paved the way for current and future generations. Black History Month is an annual celebration of achievements by African Americans and recognition of their central role in U.S. history. Since 1976, […]


MLK DAY Resources

MLK Day provides us with the opportunity to learn more about ourselves as a nation and community and challenges us to seek ways to be better. Nativity’s Social Justice & Advocacy for Children, Youth, and Family Ministry has made a commitment to center conversations and learning opportunities for all ages, by placing the voices and […]


“Connecting on Tuesdays” Book Group

We read, discuss and learn. Readers of all ages are welcome! We discuss the book and close with prayer. Winter Tuesdays (see below for specific dates), 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. via Zoom, occasionally in person. Group meets the second and fourth Tuesdays. Current Book: Join us as we read and talk about “Tattoos on the […]


Deep Listening Training

Deep listening training is for people who want to be great listeners and improve their skills for service and leadership. Drew Brooks, Executive Director of Faith Partners, will share tools for entering into challenging conversations, including conversations about mental health. Each session will focus on a different listening skill or practice. The mental health pandemic […]


Bread for the World

Use your words, and hands, to advocate for hunger awareness. Before and after all worship services on Saturday, Oct. 16, and Sunday, October 17 you are invited to write a letter to your Senator or Representative. The letter-writing campaign is to advocate the need for continued Nutrition programs at home and worldwide. Sample letters will […]


Small Group Zoom Opportunities

I am thankful that we have the opportunity to stay connected to people via video conferencing. Nativity has been using Zoom. Following is a list of Zoom opportunities. All are welcome to join any of these groups at any time. Sunday AM Book Study Group: 9:00 AM. Contact Jerry Hoffman,  This group is finishing […]


Adult Faith Formation Update

The weekly book and Bible studies are continuing using various forms of electronic communication. Those who have not participated in the past, are welcome. This could be a good time to connect spiritually with a virtual community. Tuesday Book Study. Contact Jerry Hoffman, Wednesday AM Bible Study. Contact Pat Hendricks, Thursday Book Study. […]


Adult Enrichment and Faith Formation – “Light” March 23

Welcome to our new way of sharing the wisdom of the scriptures and each other! I ask that all of you pause with me to be in prayer for our world as we face this pandemic crisis. Also pray for specific people and situations. This week’s study is on the word “light.” (Our new participant, […]


A Prayer of Hope During this Pandemic

From Rabbi Naomi Levy We are frightened, God, Worried for our loved ones, Worried for our world. Helpless and confused, We turn to You Seeking comfort, faith and hope. Teach us God, to turn our panic into patience, And our fear into acts of kindness and support. Our strong must watch out for our weak, […]


 Adult Faith Formation Update

The weekly book and Bible studies are continuing using email.  Tuesday Book Study continues with Richard Rohr’s, Universal Christ. If you are not in this book discussion and would like to be, contact Jerry Hoffman, Wednesday AM Bible Study continues with its overview of the New Testament. Contact Pat Hendricks, if you are […]