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Nativity Camp Out-Newberry Group Camp

Nativity Camp Out-Newberry Group Camp

Dates Extended!!! The campground area C is now available from Thursday July 20, 1:00 pm until Tuesday, July 25, 1:00 pm! Worship in the Woods on Saturday at 4:30 pm. Potluck immediately follows the worship. There will be several baptisms, a confirmation, AND Emily’s final sermon as she completes her internship here at Nativity.  Cost is […]


Register for VBS Now

This year’s VBS program will be held July 31-August 4, 2017 from 9am-12pm. We will have classes for children entering K-5th grade and a preschool class for children ages 3 1/2 to 5yrs. (must be potty trained & limited seating.)Registration forms are now up in the Narthex, Fellowship Hall, and on the children’s page of […]


Red Cross Blood Drive

Red Cross Blood Drive

A blood drive will be conducted at Nativity in conjunction with the Red Cross on Friday, July 14, from 2 to 7 PM. Donors will be given refreshments and appreciation! Contact Frank Barnes for more information at 541-388-4475.


Parking Lot Expansion

Parking Lot Expansion

Paving the Way to Growth! Have you made your parking lot expansion pledge yet? We are in the last weeks of our campaign drive to raise cash and pledges towards our goal of $375,000.00 for our new parking lot.  To date we have raised $138,000.00.  We have received donations and pledges from a little over  […]


The Shalom Service

The Shalom Service

The Shalom Service “Worship is a Verb”Join us for on Wednesdays, April 26th-May 31st at 6:00pm in the sanctuary for a new kind of evening worship. The Shalom service combines sensory experience with participatory worship inspiring us to see out the presence of God in our daily live and in each other. All of these services are […]


Food Forest & Gardens Garage Sale

Food Forest & Gardens Garage Sale

Come get some great deals and help support the Nativity Food Forest and Gardens Ministry on Saturday, February 25th. Sale starts at 8:30am-2pm- you’ll want to get here first thing in the morning for the best selection.


Nativity Christmas Concert

Join us this evening, December 16, starting at 7pm for Small, Dancing Light a special concert presented by the Nativity Community Choir and Orchestra. Arrive early as parking and seating are limited! Hope to see you there!


Let it Snow!

It’s a beautiful snowy day here in Bend! All afternoon and evening activities and services are cancelled for Weds., December 14th. We’ll look forward to seeing you on Thursday for all of the regularly scheduled activities! Please, call or email the office with any questions.


Compline Services

Compline Services

Joins us Wednesday evenings during Advent at 6:30pm for a beautiful, reflective service of song and prayer. November 28, December 7, December 14, December 21


Turkey Bowling

Turkey Bowling

Join us this Thursday from 5:30-7pm for a special Family Night tradition. We’ll be sharing a Thanksgiving themed potluck followed by turkey bowling in the sanctuary! Questions? Contact Bonnie our Children’s Ministry Director


Community Prayer Space

Community Prayer Space

The Nativity sanctuary will be open throughout the evening, and for the rest of the week. Come light a candle and say a prayer. All are welcome- there is enough to go around. God’s love never gives up.


All Saints Sunday

Join us this Sunday, November 6th in both services we will remember all the saints who have gone before us with a special time of prayer and candle lighting. Don’t miss this time to give thanks and remember. Please consider inviting a friend who is grieving as it may be especially meaningful to them!


Pumpkin Carving

Pumpkin Carving

Saturday, October 29th 3-5pm Bring your own pumpkin & carving tools (don’t worry if you forget, we will have extras just in case.) Also, bring your favorite Halloween/fall snack to share and we will provide hot apple cider and apple juice. We encourage kids of all ages to wear their costume. This is a wonderful way […]


Fall Clean-up Day

Fall Clean-up Day

It’s the time of year when we put on our work gloves and come together to get Nativity ready for the winter. Join us in working on some projects Saturday, October 15th 8am-12pm. Lunch will be provided!


Beyond Burns Workshop

Beyond Burns Workshop

Join us on Thursday, Oct 6th at 6pm for an informational session on the growth of the Patriot movement in Oregon presented by the Rural Organizing Project.


Adopt-A-Road Work Day

Adopt-A-Road Work Day

Join us on Saturday, October 1st starting at 9:30am. We’ll be putting on our vests, and heading out to care for our section of Knott Rd.   Questions? Contact Holly in the office!  


Band, Bounce House, Ben & Jerry’s- It’s Rally Sunday

Band, Bounce House, Ben & Jerry's- It's Rally Sunday

Join us on September 11th for a combined 10am worship service followed by a BBQ, live music, and bounce house- it’s going to be fun for all ages! Come celebrate the end of summer with us!


BYC Whitewater Rafting

BYC Whitewater Rafting

The Bend Youth Collective M.S. and H.S. groups are going whitewater rafting! Middle School- September 1st 11am-8pm High School- September 5th 7:15am-7pm Check out one of the registration forms at the church for more info about this fun activity.


Cave Quest VBS at Nativity

Cave Quest VBS at Nativity

This year’s VBS program “Cave Quest,” is scheduled for August 1-5, from 9am-12pm. Mark those calendars now! We have classes for children entering K-5th grade and a preschool class for children ages 3 1/2 to 5yrs. (must be potty trained) There will be Bible stories, crafts, science, service & mission, snacks, & games. Download & […]


BYC Middle School Portland Trip

BYC Middle School Portland Trip

This week the Bend Youth Collective is working with Bridgetown in Portland, OR to immerse our middle school students into the reality of what it is like to live have to live outside. Please keep our students and leaders in prayer during this trip. We look forward to hearing their stories when they return.


July 3rd BBQ & Classic Car Show

July 3rd BBQ & Classic Car Show

Join us this Sunday, July 3rd as we celebrate Independence Day with a combined 10am service, BBQ & potluck, classic car show, and water fun for kids of all ages! See you there! 


Central Oregon Pride

Central Oregon Pride

Come stop by the booth  and say hi this Saturday, June 25th between 12-6pm at Drake Park. Bend Church- UMC and First Presbyterian will be joining us this year as well!  


Prayer Garden Sunday

Prayer Garden Sunday

Join us next Sunday, June 19th for a special 9am worship service in the Prayer Garden! Bring a camp chair and come enjoy our beautiful Prayer Garden!


I’m Gonna Sing!

I'm Gonna Sing!

Join us on Saturday, June 4th at 2pm for a celebration of American Hymns and Spirituals presented by the Nativity Community Choir