Family Ministry: Being Spiritual and Religious
Summer 2022

Study Group Mondays 5-6 p.m.

No need to read books, these will be short lectures and discussions.  For registration, just send a note to  nativityonthehill@gmail.com.  
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85873791447

  • July 11, Jurgen Moltmann’s Spirit of Hope (led by Rev. Kirsten)

  • July 25,  Richard Rohr’s spirituality (led by Doyle Crosby)

  • August 15, Vincent Pizzuto’s Contemplating Christ (led by Rev. Kirsten)

 

Contemplative Prayer Wednesdays 5-5:30 p.m.
(followed by Compline)

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8549649442

  • July 6,  Opening Reflection from Thomas Merton’s writing.

  • August 10,  Opening Reflection to be decided from Hildegard von Bingen’s writing.

 

Noonday Prayer Fridays  12-12:30 a.m. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84848069903

  • August 5 Celebration of the Transfiguration

  • August 26 Liturgy of the Holy Spirit

Sunday Worship. 10 a.m. Holy Eucharist on the Patio and Livestreamed

https://www.facebook.com/Nativity-in-San-Rafael-113940705355878/videos/?ref=page_internal

  • July 10 Family Service focused on breath and chant

  • July 31 Instructed Eucharist focusing on the presence of the Holy Spirit in the Holy Communion

  • August 7 or 14th African American Spirituals Sunday

Encountering the Spirit in Nature.

Send a note to nativityonthehill@gmail.com if you'd like to join. 

  • Saturday July 30 Hike at Indian Valley Preserve.  Starting at 10 a.m., the hike begins at Indian Valley Preserve Trailhead, 1681 Indian Valley Rd, Novato, CA 94947.  We'll follow the fire road up to the Marin College sports fields, stop at the farmer's market and return for a gentle hike of about 2 miles total with farmers' market snacks at the middle.  

  • Friday August 12 4:30-6: 30 p.m. Las Gallinas Creek Hike, starting at McGinnis Park, 310 Smith Ranch Road. The hike Is an easy out and back trail suitable for walking or biking. It's a total of 5.2 miles, but we can turn back at any point. We'll share a potluck picnic at the trailhead when we finish.