Category: Social Justice

18
Jun

Nativity Youth & Family Pride Week 2021

Welcome-Include- Celebrate Nativity Youth & Family Pride Week June 21-25, 2021 This week is an online & in-person inter-generational event aimed at sharing stories, building community, and equipping our congregation to better meet the needs of and truly celebrate our LGBTQ+ youth & families and learn to stand in solidarity with the LGBTQ+ community.  See […]

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 […]

22
Nov

4 Ways To Decolonize Thanksgiving

Stories told about the first Thanksgiving often perpetuate harmful stereotypes and racism. It is important to set the record straight, acknowledge Native Peoples, debunk myths, and show Native Americans as contemporary people with dynamic thriving cultures. November is National Native American Heritage Month and offers many opportunities to move past one-dimensional representations.  Thanksgiving is an opportinity to also go beyond […]