Upside Down Kingdom – week 1

Posted by occwebsite
01st May 2019
We start our series The Upside Down Kingdom by looking at Luke 14:1-14. Here we see that the Jesus way... the way that Jesus announces... the way of the Kingdom... really is upside down. To live and love like Jesus means that we take our cues from him, not from our world. And this is especially true around who we value, who we count as important and less important, who

the upside down kingdom

Posted by occwebsite
28th Apr 2019
Over the next few weeks, we are exploring what it means to live in the upside down | right side up kingdom of God. We will be examining money | sex | power | hospitality | forgiveness | & other aspects of living in the Jesus way.

scripture reading

Posted by occwebsite
26th Apr 2019
Here is the reading outline for the next few weeks as we explore the Upside Down Kingdom

Neema Choir

Posted by occwebsite
26th Apr 2019
Neema Children's Choir is coming back to Ontario They will be here at OCC on Sunday 12 May @ 10am

offering for well project

Posted by occwebsite
16th Mar 2019
On Sunday March 24 a special offering will be received to help complete the well project in Uganda

Lent – Luke

Posted by occwebsite
06th Mar 2019
We are reading the Gospel of Luke this Lenten season. Today, 6 March, we begin with Luke 1:1-45 Here is the reading schedule 

bless kids in Guatemala

Posted by occwebsite
21st Feb 2019
Ray and Brenda are going to Guatemala on March Break to see Emily and Carlos. (Woohoo! I think they are excited!) They would like to take a suitcase of items to bless the kids they connect with in the rural villages around Antigua. The items needed are: school supplies, tooth brushes, tooth paste. If you'd like to be involved in this project, feel free to drop off any of these items

Lent 2019

Posted by occwebsite
19th Feb 2019
Lent is that season of the year that the church has used to help us understand the journey of faith and Jesus' journey to the Cross and to resurrection. Here are the key dates for 2019. Shrove Tuesday | 5 March Ash Wednesday | 6 March Palm Sunday | 14 April Maundy Thursday | 18 April Good Friday | 19 April Easter Sunday | 21 April As part of  Lent

The discipline or practice or prayer of examen

Posted by occwebsite
11th Feb 2019
We talked about the discipline or practice or prayer of examen on Sunday. Here is the basic outline. Use it as a way of being present in God's presence. Recall God I believe I am in your presence and that you love me Gratitude God as I look at the gifts of the day, I give you thanks, because you are the source and the giver of these gifts Grace Spirit of