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From Pastor Kevin McClain: July 29, 2021

Thank you for the warm welcome that my family and I have received since arriving at Oak Grove UMC. I look forward to continuing to get to know all of you and the members of our community and how we may better serve them and each other as disciples. I have enjoyed our “Koffee with Kevin” events at the church these past weeks. Reminder there will be another one for those who could not attend during the weekday. It is ... Read More »

Thank You from Pastor Don and Anita

WOW! What a send-off! Our last Sunday at Oak Grove was truly a blessing to us. Thank you so very much for the tasty refreshments, the many generous expressions of love and appreciation, and especially, the song! We will always have very fond memories of our time with you over the past 4 years. Thank you for loving us, for supporting the ministries of the church, and most of all, for being the body of Christ in this community. Our love ... Read More »

Farewell Reception for Pastor Don and Anita: June 27, 2021

The time is almost here to say goodbye to Pastor Don and Anita. They are so loved by so many and we wish to send them off to retirement in style. That being said, we will have a farewell reception for them on Sunday, June 27, 2021, in the fellowship hall, right after worship.  Masks are optional. A few snacks will be served with coffee and lemonade.  A basket will also be available for “goodbye” cards if you are so inclined. Read More »

Change in COVID-19 Mask Policy

In response to the recent change in CDC guidelines and the interpretation of that information to our annual conference by Bishop McKee, our church leadership team has made the following change to our COVID-19 policy: Persons who have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19, will have the option of wearing masks in worship and at other indoor church activities. Those who have not been fully vaccinated are asked to continue to mask until fully vaccinated.  This change in our policy ... Read More »

A Word from the Pastor: April 29, 2021

A Change in Order of Worship Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, This Sunday, we will resume incorporating our financial giving as an act of worship during our service. The offering has long been a central element in the worship life of God’s people as an expression of gratitude and trust in God. It is a tangible expression of our love for God and our willingness to depend upon Him for everything we need. To minimize contact, we will not ‘pass the plate’ from one ... Read More »

Bible Study Starting May 2, 2021

Join us in Bible Study! Leader: Pastor Brad Humphrey Start Date: Sunday, May 2, 2021 Time: 9:00 am to 9:45 am Starting Sunday, May 2, 2021, Pastor Brad Humphrey will lead a bible study on Galatians from 9:00 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. weekly. This is a BIBLE study so bring your BIBLE! Read More »

Congregational Singing is Back!

We have re-introduced congregational singing in worship! Masks are still required indoors. Come sing with us!

Gradually in the future, we will add other elements of worship such as Apostle's Creed, passing the offering plate and doxology, responsive call to worship, and prayer requests. These will be added as we continue to see progress in the decline of COVID-19 spread and move toward 'herd immunity.' Read More »

2021 Holy Week and Easter Worship Opportunities

Please join us for Holy Week and Easter worship at Oak Grove Church.  All indoor services have limited seating to accommodate SAFE DISTANCING and FACE COVERINGS are required while indoors. Palm Sunday March 28, 202110:00 a.m. Sanctuary and Facebook Live Holy Thursday April 1, 20216:30 p.m. Sanctuary and Facebook Live Holy Communion will be celebrated. Good Friday April 2, 20216:30 p.m. Sanctuary and Facebook Live Easter Sunday April 4, 2021 SonRise Service7:00 a.m. Outdoors in the Memorial Garden (Weather permitting) Bring your own lawn chairs.  Safe distancing and face coverings are strongly encouraged.  In the event of unfavorable weather, the service ... Read More »

Daylight Saving Time Begins March 14, 2021

Daylight Saving Times begins this Sunday, March 14, 2021. Remember to turn your clocks ahead one hour on Saturday, March 14, 2021, before you go to sleep so you won't be late for church. Read More »

News from the Pews: Happy Birthday, March ‘Babies!’

Happy Birthday, March 'babies!' If you should be on our March list, please let us know. Click the "read more" link for the birthday list and more! Read More »

John 3:16

God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him won’t perish but will have eternal life.