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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    


Pentecost Sunday: New Members & Confirmation

Pentecost Sunday: New Members & Confirmation

Join us on Sunday, May 15th for a combined 10am service at Nativity. We’ll be welcoming new members as well as confirming our middle and high school students. Come and join the celebration!


Graduation Sunday

Join us in celebrating our graduating seniors, Sunday, May 8th at both services! We’re exciting to recognize and congratulate our Nativity Class of 2016 in the coming week!


City Planner Visit

Did you know…? The City of Bend is expecting to grow by 30,000 people in the next ten years. 1,500 new homes are envisioned for our corner of SE Bend. Join us next Sunday, April 10th at 10:15am as we hear how Bend is projected to change in the next 10-15 years. A city planner will […]


Holy Week & Easter at Nativity

Holy Week & Easter at Nativity

Join us for Holy Week & Easter Services at Nativity! Maundy Thursday– March 24th, 6:30pm- We join Jesus and the disciples in the Upper Room for the Last Supper and washing of fee. Good Friday– March 25th 6:30pm- We follow Jesus from the garden to the cross in this Tenebrae style service of shadows and meditation before the cross. […]


Trivia Night

Trivia Night

Food Forest Garage Sale

Food Forest Garage Sale

Join us in supporting our Food Forest and Gardens at their annual garage sale on Saturday, February 27th from 9am-2pm. Donations may be brought to the church starting Monday, February 22nd.


Annual Meeting- January 31st

Join us on Sunday, January 31st for a combined 10am worship service followed by our annual meeting and potluck. This is a great opportunity to hear about what our ministries have been doing this past year, and look forward to what the next year will bring.


Christmas Eve Services

Join us this Thursday, December 24th at one of our three services in celebration of the Night of the Nativity. Communion will be served at all three services. 5:00pm  – Children’s Christmas Eve Service If you like kids in costumes acting out the Nativity story and rambunctious hymn singing- this is the service for you! […]


Christmas At Nativity- Choir Concert

Christmas At Nativity- Choir Concert

Join us for a special Christmas concert featuring the Nativity Lutheran Church Choir with orchestra and special guests- The Men’s Chorus of Central Oregon. Friday, December 18th at 7pm Admission is free. Christmas Eve Service Times: 5:00pm, 7:30pm, & 11:00pm


Advent Compline Services

Join us on Wednesdays during the Advent season for a beautiful, reflective service of music and prayer. Wednesday, Dec. 9th, 6:30pm Wednesday, Dec. 16th, 6:30pm Wednesday, Dec. 23rd, 6:30pm Christmas Eve Service Times: 5:00pm, 7:30pm, & 11:00pm  


Wednesday Bible Study Cancelled

Wednesday Bible Study Cancelled

Wednesday, November 25th’s morning Bible Study is Cancelled due to icy weather conditions.  Please stay home and stay warm.


Advent Compline Services

Join us on Wednesdays during the Advent season for a beautiful, reflective service of music and prayer. Wednesday, Dec. 2nd, 6:30pm Wednesday, Dec. 9th, 6:30pm Wednesday, Dec. 16th, 6:30pm Wednesday, Dec. 23rd, 6:30pm


New Member Sunday

Join us in welcoming new members into our mission and ministry at both services on Sunday, November 15th!


All Saints Sunday

In both services, this Sunday Nov. 1st, 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 loved ones. Please consider inviting a friend who is grieving as it may be especially meaningful to them!


Family Pumpkin Carving

Family Pumpkin Carving

Bring a pumpkin and come join in the fun! On Saturday, October 24, from 3-5pm we are having a Pumpkin Carving event. This is a free event, we just ask that you bring your own pumpkin, carving supplies, and a snack to share. We will provide warm apple cider and juice, games, and fun.


Service of Healing & Prayer

Service of Healing & Prayer

 Join us on Tuesday, October 20th at 7pm for service of healing and prayer. Come and pray in community for healing in our world, our community, and ourselves. All are welcome.


Fall Clean-Up Day

Fall Clean-Up Day

Mark your calendars for Saturday, October 17th. Bring your gloves,  and outdoor yard tools and show up any time from 8-12pm.With the new Nativity sign installed, we are going to beautify the front corner of our grounds; be a part of the completion of this long anticipated project! The Fellowship Committee will be providing lunch for […]