24 April 2022

Posted by occwebsite
24th Apr 2022
Thank you for joining us on-line. OCC is made up of people who are meeting in-person and who are meeting on-line. Welcome to OCC | 24 April 2022 God calls all of us into his presence; He calls us to be together both with him and with one another; He calls us to wait with and for him; and He calls us to serve & bless others – those who are part of God’s kingdom and those who have not

on the road to Emmaus

Posted by occwebsite
17th Apr 2022
A lyric video featuring a song by Jeff Johnson inspired by the story in Luke 24 of the risen Jesus joining two disciples on the road to Emmaus. The artwork is from a fragment of a painting entitled, “Christ on the Road to Emmaus by Duccio di Buoninsegna (1255 - 1318).   That same day, Two men walked up a road – Posing over questions of a man that they

Easter Sunday service

Posted by occwebsite
17th Apr 2022
He is Risen... He is Risen indeed! Thank you for joining us on-line. OCC is made up of people who are meeting in-person and who are meeting on-line. Welcome on this Easter Sunday. God calls all of us into his presence; He calls us to be together both with him and with one another; He calls us to wait with and for him; and He calls us to serve & bless others – those who are part of God’s kingdom

Easter Sunday

Posted by occwebsite
17th Apr 2022
Easter Sunday is “Resurrection Day.” Today we re-enact, retell, and reimagine the unfathomable event on a morning in Israel over 2,000 years ago. In many traditions this day begins the Eastertide festival, a “resurrection party” that goes on for 50 days and culminates in Pentecost - where we celebrate the coming of the Holy Spirit. A woman visits the tomb. A stone is rolled away. Jesus is seen to be

Easter Sunrise Prayer

Posted by occwebsite
17th Apr 2022
Arise! People, lift up your eyes,   Isaiah 51:6 And look toward the east;   Psalm 103:12 For soon, the glory of the Lord will be revealed,   Isaiah 40:5a All flesh will see it together;    Isaiah 40:5b Arise! For the Sun of Righteousness will come,   Malachi 4:2a With healing in His wings!   Malachi 4:2b Bend your faces to the east,   Isaiah 24:15 Awaken your eyes to the morning of our salvation! 

foot washing – 4

Posted by occwebsite
16th Apr 2022
Over the last few days, I have posted a series of drawing by Jess of the saltandgoldcollection (Instagram). Maybe as you have seen these images you are waiting for a drawing of the person you need to see on the seat. Maybe it’s a representation of you, or someone you love, or maybe it’s someone you hate. But you don’t "need" someone to draw anyone. These pictures are meant to

saturday – music

Posted by occwebsite
16th Apr 2022
Alana Levandoski calls this When I Go - a Good Friday song but I hear it much more as a song for this Saturday - the day before the resurrection Steve Bell Wait Alone in Stillness

holy saturday

Posted by occwebsite
16th Apr 2022
holy saturday Holy Saturday is the seventh and final day of Holy Week. It’s that weird day between Good Friday and Easter Sunday that we don’t know what to do with ourselves. Jesus' body is in the garden tomb of Joseph of Arimathea, where he and Nicodemus had prepared the body with a mixture of myrrh and aloes, and wrapped it in strips of linen. Guards are posted in front