Adult Enrichment and Faith Formation

Adult Faith Formation/Enrichment Groups and Leaders: For specific programs, read the weekend News to Note or contact Pat Hendricks, Coordinator of Adult Faith Formation and Vital Aging.  bppat127@gmail.com), 763-221-8149

Drawing Closer to God through Education and Faith Formation:

Space for God: Meets periodically. This offering is for those who would like to explore quiet/reflective types of spiritual experiences. Contact person: Pat Hendricks, bppat127@gmail.com, 763-221-8149.

Vital Aging: Nativity values its senior members. Many of the enrichment opportunities are during the day to accommodate retirement or semi-retirement schedules. Coordinator, Pat Hendricks.

Spiritual Coaching: A one to one ministry with a trained spiritual director with the purpose of questioning and growing in faith while balancing the challenges of life.  Contact:  Pat Hendricks, bppat127@gmail.com.  763-221-8149.

Goals for the Souls: First Monday of the month 6:30-8:00pm Gail Bergsven, ggantz1@aol.com

Studying God’s Word through Bible Studies

Wednesday Morning Bible Study: Every Wednesday 9:30-11:00am. A study of the scriptures, including historical context and ways they apply today. Pat Hendricks, bppat127@gmail.com C: 763-221-8149.

Learning How God Enters Life through Book Studies

Thursday Morning Book Study: Every Thursday, 9:30-11:00am. A study of contemporary books on topics that challenge and inform our life as followers of Jesus.  Julie Bonde, madjules@gmail.com, C: 612-716-5538.

Tuesday Morning Book Group: Every Tuesday, 6:30-7:30 am. A study of contemporary books on topics that challenge and inform our life as Christians.  And a forum for growing deeper in one’s faith through hearing others’ stories.  Jerry Hoffman, jerjo.hoffman@gmail.com,  612-788-1300.

Social Justice Book Club: Thursdays 6:30-8:00pm Karen Weiberg,  karenknit10@yahoo.com; C: 612-900-6485 or Grace Gee, gracegee50@gmail.com.

Suggest a Book

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 […]

Women’s Evening Book Study

Women of the Bible Speak Join us for a book study exploring the women of the Bible. We will read and discuss “The Women of the Bible Speak” by Shannon Bream. We will meet alternating Tuesday evenings in room 213 beginning on September 21st, from 7:00 pm until 8:00 pm. ” ‘The Women of the […]

Upcoming Events

Sunday Morning Worship

October 17 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
A traditional service with Holy Communion. For more worship options, visit our “Worship” page.

Sunday Morning Family Worship

October 17 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
9:00 am & 10:30 a.m. Services that blend together a variety of music and worship styles. Holy Co...

Bread for the World

October 17 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Use your voice (and hands) to advocate. Saturday, Oct. 16, and Sunday, October 17 Please join us at ...

Bread for the World

October 18 @ 8:00 am - October 19 @ 12:00 pm
Use your voice (and hands) to advocate. Saturday, Oct. 16, and Sunday, October 17 Please join us at ...

Tuesday Evening Book Study : Women of Bible Speak

October 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us for a book study exploring the women of the Bible. We will read and discuss “The Women...

Sunday Morning Worship

October 24 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
A traditional service with Holy Communion. For more worship options, visit our “Worship” page.

Sunday Morning Family Worship

October 24 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
9:00 am & 10:30 a.m. Services that blend together a variety of music and worship styles. Holy Co...

Prayer Shawl Knitting

October 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
All are welcome! Please join us on the last Tuesday of each month, from 6:30-8:00 pm in the Commons ...

Sunday Morning Worship

October 31 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
A traditional service with Holy Communion. For more worship options, visit our “Worship” page.

Sunday Morning Family Worship

October 31 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
9:00 am & 10:30 a.m. Services that blend together a variety of music and worship styles. Holy Co...

News

  • Weekend Prayers – October 16-17, 2021
    PRAY… Below are the names of those we pray for this week. If you have a prayer request, please fill out the form here: www.nativitychurch.org/prayer-request/, or call 612.781.2766. The following names were correct as of October 15th, 2021: Prayers of Healing for: Lorraine Boyce, Joel Anderson, Mary Maida, Natalie Olsen, Jim Pirino, Marilyn Eberlein, Patricia Peel, Jim Steinwand, Steve Hudak, ...
  • Fall Family Faith Formation – Oct 17
    Fall Family Faith Formation – Oct 17 Join us each week as a family to celebrate the fun of fall with some of the BIG stories of the Bible! 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! Welcome Videos Start ...
  • Trunk or Treat
    Join us for “Trunk or Treat” on Saturday Oct. 30th, 3-5pm, in the West Parking Lot. Invite your friend’s kids & the neighbor’s kids! Young and Old come dressed up in your costumes, and bring a non-perishable food item to donate to Nourish 282. This is a fun event to work and a great way ...
  • Weekend Prayers – October 9-10, 2021
    PRAY… Below are the names of those we pray for this week. If you have a prayer request, please fill out the form here: www.nativitychurch.org/prayer-request/, or call 612.781.2766. The following names were correct as of October 8th, 2021: Prayers of Healing for: Mary Maida, Natalie Olsen, Jim Pirino, Marilyn Eberlein, Patricia Peel, Jim Steinwand, Steve Hudak, Todd Benson, Curt Nordahl, ...
  • 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 ...
  • Fall Family Faith Formation – Oct 10
    Fall Family Faith Formation – Oct 10 Join us each week as a family to celebrate the fun of fall with some of the BIG stories of the Bible! 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! Welcome Videos Start ...
  • Club 56 – Oct 6
    Baptism and Temptation – This year we are using Echo as our storytelling to help us relate to God’s story to discover meaning and develop fresh insights. It is our prayer that you can engage with your family using creative writing, drawing, and conversation. Each student will need a journal to complete the weekly activities. If you ...
  • 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 be ...
  • Weekend Prayers – October 2-3, 2021
    PRAY… Below are the names of those we pray for this week. If you have a prayer request, please fill out the form here: www.nativitychurch.org/prayer-request/, or call 612.781.2766. The following names were correct as of October 1st, 2021: Prayers of Healing for: Marilyn Eberlein, Jim Steinwand, Steve Hudak, Todd Benson, Curt Nordahl, Jim Holden, Kip Lamott, Wayne Geist, Sue Lyon, ...
  • Fall Family Faith Formation – Oct 3
    Fall Family Faith Formation – Oct 3 Join us each week as a family to celebrate the fun of fall with some of the BIG stories of the Bible! 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! Welcome Videos Start ...