Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Shelter in Place issued through April 10

“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and the God of all consolation, who consoles us in all our affliction, so that we may be able to console those who are in any affliction with the consolation with which we ourselves are consoled by God.” (2 Corinthians 1:3-4) ​ Christiania Friends, We miss all of you and, more importantly, we miss being together. In the meantime, we will continue to look for ways to connect and hope you will too. We are thankful for the varied technologies that have assisted us in connecting: phone and conference calls; streaming video and video; as wells as mail and email. You, like us, may have been surprised at how good it was

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Worship, Programs and Activities Suspended through March 25

“Let us then pursue what makes for peace and for mutual upbuilding.” (Romans 14:19) Dear people of Christiania, We’ve been praying and learning about coronavirus for a number of weeks. Friday afternoon, Minnesota Governor Tim Walz declared a “peace-time state of emergency” across Minnesota and urged all organizations — including faith communities — to suspend all gatherings of more than 250 people and to avoid gatherings of even smaller groups that include persons at higher risk.  In light of this and a number of rapidly changing developments concerning coronavirus (COVID-19), and after conversations with members of our Executive Council and staff, we have come to the conclusion that the