We have gone through the cycle of BELLS Bless | Eat | Listen | Learn | Sent for five weeks now... what have you discovered... about God | yourself | others? Share that below...
We believe that baptism is a visible representation of a person’s identification with the death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus (Romans 6:3-5). At OCC, we encourage and celebrate believer’s baptism by immersing a person in water who has consciously chosen to follow Jesus Christ. When that person goes underwater, it publicly symbolizes the passing away of the old life, and when they are raised out of the water, it represents new life in Christ
July's ONE is... paper napkins/towels for Living for Jesus
Here is the link to the book (pdf) The-5-Habits-of-Highly-Missional-People-11
We are practicing the spiritual rhythms (practices, disciplines) of B.E.L.L.S Bless | Eat | Listen | Learn | Sent
The following was part of the handout on Sunday, introducing B.E.L.L.S. Blessing The Hebrew word for “blessing” (barak) means “to empower to strength”. We seek God’s blessing and pass that blessing on to others. Bless (at least) one person this week (preferably a non-Christ follower.) Eating Sharing food has always been central to a life of community. We want to place worship and communion back where it began, as a
Block off this weekend now September 7-9 Details to come
Our JUNE ONE is food items for the Neema Children's Choir The Neema Choir is now touring in Ontario & residing in Orillia. Suggested items are: Rice, Beans, Beverages, Flour, Non-perishable food items, Gift cards to local grocery stores so they can buy meat & vegetables You can bring items to OCC. For more information speak with Lois or Ron Lepard.
Prayer is one of those things that Christians talk a lot about, but don't do. Especially praying together. And yet, we see this type of prayer throughout the New Testament. This Sunday evening - 3 June @ 6:30pm - we want to pray for our province. As you are aware, we are coming up to a provincial election on June 7. We are called to pray for those in authority over
Prayer is one of those things that Christians talk a lot about, but don't do. Especially corporate (that's where we pray together) prayer. We see this type of prayer throughout the New Testament. Here are a couple of very specific ways we can be praying one is individual the second is corporate Ramadan We are in the Muslim month of Ramadan (started May 15). This is the time of year when Muslims