Category: What’s Happening

08
Oct

Indigenous Peoples Resources

You don’t need to wait until a specific day or change in season to dive into the rich and often painful history of the land that so many of us currently inhabit. Below, you will find resources that have been written or illustrated by Indigenous people of North America. While some are filled with the […]

05
Oct

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 […]

17
Sep

Prayer Shawl Knittng Group

All are welcome! Did you know that Nativity has a knitting/crochet small group that meets on the last Tuesday each month? We’d love to welcome you to this group!  Our next meeting is Tuesday, September 28, from 6:30-8:00 pm in the Commons near the fireplace.   We have been meeting outside this Summer but it’s getting […]

11
Sep

Welcome Bex Gaunt Nativity’s New Music Director

Bex Gaunt is an award-winning performer, composer, and conductor. As the fiddle player for a GRAMMY® Award-winning Folk band, Bex has toured the United States, Canada, and Ireland and has performed with countless ensembles, including the Minnesota Orchestra. For many years, Bex has performed with VocalEssence in Minneapolis, (called “one of the irreplaceable music ensembles […]

15
Aug

Celebrating 25 years of Music Ministry with Retirement

David Livingston is retiring after 40 years of church music ministry, the last 25 years of his ministry at Nativity. We are honoring David’s ministry and his decision to retire with a Welcome to Retirement Weekend August 28-29, 2021. David writes, I have decided to retire from my position as Director of Music Ministries at […]

15
Aug

Coronavirus Update and Masks at Church

Nativity’s Coronavirus medical response team, staff and Council ask that all people continue to wear masks in the building and for worship. We were hopeful that the most difficult days of the virus were behind us but the Coronavirus variants are surging and are more contagious and more dangerous. It was hoped that a majority […]

19
Jul

Volunteering at Little Kitchen Food Shelf

Nativity works weekly on Thursday evenings (5:45-7:30pm)  at the Little Kitchen Food Shelf at 1500 6th St NE., Minneapolis. It is a mission of Grace Lutheran Church. Nativity has partnered with them for over 5 years to volunteer one of the four days the food shelf is open. You can work monthly or any amount […]

19
Jul

Pre-pack Food for Little Kitchen

Volunteers needed to help pre-pack food for Little Kitchen clients on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10-12 Noon. Nativity serves the Little Kitchen Food Shelf  with food donations and Nativity volunteers work weekly to serve clients that visit Little Kitchen Food Shelf. Please fill out the form below for more details.

15
Jul

VillageFest Parade

Join us for fun in the 2021 VillageFest Parade on Friday August 6th, from 5:30pm to 8:30pm. Meet us at Nativity @ 5:30 For Beef or Veggie Hot Dogs and Fellowship. We will have T-Shirts showing our Nativity Pride. We will then gather at St. Charles at 7 pm to walk in the parade. We […]

21
May

Returning to In-Person Worship

In-person worship resumes beginning May 29-30. Worship will be held at our regular times of Saturdays at 5:30 PM and Sundays at 8, 9 & 10:30 AM. We are taking it slow as we re-enter worship life together. It takes time to reorient and adjust to being with people again. So people are asked to […]