Category: Social Justice & Advocacy

13
Jan

Holy Post-Race in America

Phil Vischer of VeggieTales fame, created this 18 minuteYouTube video on June 14, 2020  to help us understand why people are angry, why  people are protesting, and why even 150 years after slavery ended and 60 years after the civil rights movement we still have a race problem. Listening to this video will give you […]

12
Dec

Advent Family Faith Formation – Dec 12 & 13

Advent Family Faith Formation – Dec 12 & 13 Join us each week as a family to celebrate Jesus bringing hope, joy, peace & love into the world! Pick from watching our Welcome Videos, Worship Together, Reading the Bible, Talk About It, Family Activities, Pray Together and Bless Each Other – or do them all! […]

26
Oct

Family Advocacy Week- October 26-30

October Family Advocacy Week- Global Ministry OCTOBER 26-30th, 2020 Join us this week as we hear stories, read stories,  and make a new story of our own by helping our Global Community! You will find everything here and on our Social Media. Each day we will post new content for you to hear and learn […]

20
Oct

Dismantling Systemic Racism

Update on Nativity’s Journey in Dismantling Systemic Racism and other Systemic Injustices An action team from the Nativity community has been created; including individuals from it’s clergy, council, and Racial Equity and Justice Ministry Team. This team has entered into a partnership with Kaleo Center​for Faith, Justice and Social Transformation and it’s Founding Director, Steve […]

01
Oct

Racial Justice Resources For Adults

Books for Adults My Grandmother’s Hands– Resmaa Menakem The Book of Forgiving: The Fourfold Path for Healing Ourselves and Our World Paperback – Desmond Tutu , Mpho Tutu I’m Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness – Austin Channing Brown The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness – […]

21
Sep

Jacob Pearce shares his story

Jacob is one of our CYF Youth leaders and Homelessness Outreach Team leader for People Serving People. For more information: https://www.nativitychurch.org/serve/local/homelessness-outreach-team/

13
Sep

Introduction To Our Community Stories

Kelly Sherman-Conroy and Kyle Soderberg give some background on Social Justice and Advocacy for Children Youth and Families and the Nativity Community Outreach Teams and invite leaders from both to tell their stories. Join us, for the journey. “As… one church, freed in Christ to serve and love our neighbor, service activities offer an opportunity […]

24
Aug

LGBTQ+ Family Week 2020

Teaching Kindness. Standing Together. Celebrating All. Nativity LGBTQ+ Family Week is an opportunity to celebrate our beautiful LGBTQ+ community at Nativity with a focus on visibility, affirmation, and solidarity with children, students and families.  Join us as we learn how to be allies through art, education and story. How Can I Be An Ally? Ally […]

10
Apr

ADVOCACY AT HOME – SIMPLE ACTS OF KINDNESS – APRIL 11-12

Each week you will find resources to help create inspiration for doing social justice and advocacy at home.   Come see our new FACEBOOK GROUP and see other creative ways to connect with each other!  https://www.facebook.com/groups/nativitycyfsocialjustice Simple Acts of Kindness Kindness is a superpower kids can choose every day to make themselves and others feel good. […]

03
Apr

ADVOCACY AT HOME – Simple Acts of Kindness – April 4-5

Each week you will find resources to help create inspiration for doing social justice and advocacy at home.   Come see our new FACEBOOK GROUP and see other creative ways to connect with each other!  https://www.facebook.com/groups/nativitycyfsocialjustice Simple Acts of Kindness “Do your little bit of good where you are; it’s those little bits of good put […]