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A Prayer During this time of Pandemic

For all who have contracted Covid 19, we pray for good health care. For those who are particularly vulnerable, we pray for safety and protection. For all who experience fear or anxiety, we pray for peace of mind and spirit. For those who are peaceful, we pray they share their peace with others. For public […]

Family Faith Formation – Aug 8 & 9

Family Faith Formation – Aug 1 & 2 Holy Moly! David & Goliath Join us each week as a family to have fun together with some of God’s great stories. In August we’re diving into stories of the super heroes of the Bible! Start by picking a welcome video from Miss Leah or Miss Renee Worship Together […]

A Prayer for Joy and Laughter

I am a firm believer that laughter brings a necessary balance to our lives. Or said another way: The lightness of humor can help us with the darkness of worry. Gracious God, There and so many sad and troublesome things to face in the world today, which too often cause our hearts to become heavy […]

Weekend Prayers – August 1 & 2, 2020

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 July 31, 2020: Prayers of Healing for: Sharon Milewski, Brody Seter, Jack Stouten, Seth McAdams, Gerry Parrott, Marilyn Brush, Julie […]

Family Faith Formation – Aug 1 & 2

Family Faith Formation – Aug 1 & 2 Holy Moly! David Is Chosen Join us each week as a family to have fun together with some of God’s great stories. In August we’re diving into stories of the super heroes of the Bible! Start by picking a welcome video from Miss Karla or Miss Renee Worship Together […]

Weekend Prayers – July 25 & 26, 2020

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 July 25, 2020: Prayers of Healing for: Brody Seter, Jack Stouten, Seth McAdams, Gerry Parrott, Marilyn Brush, Julie Bonde, Jim […]

Family Faith Formation – July 25 & 26

Family Faith Formation – July 25 & 26 Holy Moly! Lydia Join us each week as a family to have fun together with some of God’s great stories. We’re starting diving into July with stories of strong Godly women! Start by picking a welcome video from Miss Leah or Miss Renee Worship Together Make the sign […]

Weekend Prayers – July 18 & 19, 2020

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 July 18, 2020: Prayers of Healing for: Brody Seter, Randy Ross, Jack Stouten, Seth McAdams, Gerry Parrott, Marilyn Brush, Julie […]

Family Faith Formation – July 18 & 19

Family Faith Formation – July 18 & 19 Holy Moly! Mary & Martha Join us each week as a family to have fun together with some of God’s great stories. We’re starting diving into July with stories of strong Godly women! Start by picking a welcome video from Miss Karla or Miss Renee Worship Together Make […]

Weekend Prayers – July 11 & 12, 2020

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 July 11, 2020: Prayers of Healing for: Marilyn Brush, Julie Bonde, Jim Anderson, Myron “Stub” Getter, Joe Porto, Dick Tjosvold, […]

A Prayer for our Brokenness

Gracious God: Help us with our brokenness:  In our nation, in our communities; in our systems and infrastructures and government. In our homes, churches, families and relationships. In our individual souls. Open our hearts to Godly change to restore and redeem and repair. And God, show us our part in the process, and equip us to work […]

Family Faith Formation – July 11 & 12

Family Faith Formation – July 11 & 12 Holy Moly! Esther Join us each week as a family to have fun together with some of God’s great stories. We’re starting diving into July with stories of strong Godly women! Start by picking a welcome video from Miss Leah or Miss Renee Worship Together Make the sign […]

Nativity Called, Nativity Listened.

Reflecting on our Project to Contact Every Household During Covid-19, to be the Living Christ to One Another by Joanne Griffin, Minister of Belonging Back in early April Glenn tasked me to lead the effort to make a personal contact with every household that has been connected to Nativity.  In Glenn’s words, the purpose of this […]

Weekend Prayers – July 4 & 5, 2020

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 July 3, 2020: Prayers of Healing for: Marilyn Brush, Julie Bonde, Jim Anderson, Myron “Stub” Getter, Joe Porto, Dick Tjosvold, […]

Love Your Neighbor

Summer trips may be canceled, but that doesn’t mean our experiences are! This summer, students have the opportunity to join in a week of community, empowerment, and leadership.  Together we will learn more about the Queer community, the unique history of the LGBTQ, challenges that are still being faced today, and ways that we can […]

Family Faith Formation – July 4 & 5

Family Faith Formation – July 4 & 5 Holy Moly! Deborah Join us each week as a family to have fun together with some of God’s great stories. We’re starting diving into July with stories of strong Godly women! Start by picking a welcome video from Miss Karla or Miss Renee Worship Together Make the sign […]

Pandemic Update.

A pandemic is a defining moment in history but let us not be defined by a virus but by how we loved each other during the virus. Pastor Glenn Seefeldt May 2020 This Phased Model for resuming face to face activities is not a linear plan, it is organic, adapting as needed between phases due […]

Update for Resuming Face to Face Activities at Nativity

Wondering When Face to Face Activities at Nativity Might Resume? Nativity staff and leaders long to come together, face to face, but only when it is safe to do so. Nativity Council and staff in cooperation with public health authorities have developed a plan on when and how we might return to face to face […]

Weekend Prayers – June 27 & 28, 2020

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 June 26, 2020: Prayers of Healing for: Marilyn Brush, Julie Bonde, Jim Anderson, Myron “Stub” Getter, Joe Porto, Dick Tjosvold, […]

Family Faith Formation – June 27 & 28

Family Faith Formation – June 27 & 28 Holy Moly! Calming the Storm Join us each week as a family to have fun together with some of God’s great stories. We’re starting the summer off with a SPLASH with all “water” stories in June! Start by picking a welcome video from Miss Leah or Miss Renee […]

Weekend Prayers – June 20 & 21, 2020

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 June 17, 2020: Prayers of Healing for: Julie Bonde, Jim Anderson, Albert Nygren, Crystal Vines, Tim, Myron “Stub” Getter, Joe […]

Nativity’s Mask Making Campaign

Be a part of Nativity’s mask making campaign! Our goal is to make 700 masks in anticipation of our return to in-person worship. Committed to the health and safety of our community, Nativity envisions having masks for all. Make a difference, have fun, and support our community! Contact Kyle, Kyle@NativityChurch.org, 612.388.7135, or register below to join […]

Family Faith Formation – June 20 & 21

Family Faith Formation – June 20 & 21 Holy Moly! Water to Wine Join us each week as a family to have fun together with some of God’s great stories. We’re starting the summer off with a SPLASH with all “water” stories in June! Start by picking a welcome video from Miss Karla or Miss Renee […]

Prayer For Hope

Loving God, Lord Jesus Christ, You called us to love one another as you love us. You called us to care for one another as though we were caring for you. In this time, help us to bring your hope to one another. Help us to calm the fearful, the angry, the lonely. Help us […]

Weekend Prayers – June 13 & 14, 2020

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 June 12, 2020: Prayers of Healing for: Jim Anderson, Crystal Vines, Tim, Myron “Stub” Getter, Joe Porto, Dick Tjosvold, Linda […]

Family Faith Formation – June 13 & 14

Family Faith Formation – June 13 & 14 Holy Moly! Baby Moses Join us each week as a family to have fun together with some of God’s great stories. We’re starting the summer off with a SPLASH with all “water” stories in June! Start by picking a welcome video from Miss Leah or Miss Renee Worship […]

Nick Haugen – Class of 2020

Nick Haugen graduating from Irondale High School What are you looking forward to after high school? The whole college experience! What advice would you give to your 9th-grade self? You can always do more. What is a prayer request you have from your community of faith? Please pray for those experiencing financial hardship during the […]

Covid-19 Testing Information

MN Dept of Health; is giving free testing for COVID-19 for anyone who might have been involved in recent protests, rallies, volunteer effort, vigils, etc. It is free, and no insurance is needed, but an appointment is required. Results within 24 hours. This runs at four locations in the Twin Cities, every Tuesday and Wednesday […]

Zion Lutheran Community Food Pantry

Zion Lutheran Church, located on the corner of Pillsbury and West 33rd Street – 128 West 33rd Street, Minneapolis, 55408, has graciously invited our community to contribute to and ongoing food drive and pop up pantry. If you are interested in Volunteering (Space is limited and not all may be able to attend) or donating, […]

Cora Martinez – Class of 2020

Cora Martinez who is graduating from Forest Lake High School What are you looking forward to after high school? Going to college What advice would you give to your 9th-grade self? Enjoy these years! What is a prayer request you have from your community of faith?   That everyone has strength in this unusual time. […]