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Bring Snacks for Cross Oaks Elementary Students

Just a Friendly Reminder! Opportunity to Help Feed Children Please bring packaged snacks for Cross Oaks Elementary students tomorrow.  There is a large container in the narthex at the front of the sanctuary. Tori Zybert, leader for our Missions and Outreach ministries has worked out a way for us to support the children at Cross Oaks Elementary. Please bring fruit cups, ravioli, fruit snacks, granola bars, cheese crackers, etc. Anything that is as healthy as possible ... Read More »

Happy Veterans Day!

Thank you from the Oak Grove church family to all who served in our armed forces. May this Veterans Day be a blessing to you! Read More »

News for the Pews: October 27, 2020

All Saints Day Remembrance this Sunday: November 1, 2020 In our worship service on the first Sunday in November we remember and give thanks for those who have died in 2020.  Please submit the names of your loved ones who have passed on this year to pastor@oakgroveunitedmethodist.org so we can honor them in a prayer of thanksgiving. Holy Communion this Sunday We will celebrate the Lord’s Table this Sunday using self-contained disposable communion sets which contain the juice and ... Read More »

News for the Pews: October 23, 2020

Opportunity to Help Feed Children Tori Zybert has teamed us up with Cross Oaks Ranch Elementary School to help provide food for children. There will be a container in the narthex (sanctuary entrance) for you to place kid-friendly food that can be easily opened like fruit cups, ravioli, fruit snacks, granola bars, and cheese crackers. Anything that is as healthy as possible and easy to prepare.  Thanks for helping Tori with this great community outreach! Ladies Weeds and Seeds Ladies, ... Read More »

Self-Screening Before Coming to Church

For the protection of others, please stay home and enjoy our worship service online if any of the following apply to you: You now have or in the past 14 days have had: FeverCoughShortness of breath or difficulty breathingSore throatNew loss of taste or smellChillsHead or muscle achesNausea, diarrhea, vomiting In the past 14 days have: Been in close proximity to anyone who was experiencing any of the above symptoms or has experienced any of the above symptoms since your contact.Been in close proximity ... Read More »

Happy October Birthday Wishes!

Let us all wish a happy birthday to our October celebrants and say a prayer for them! 4 – Elijah Droddy6 – Will Norris, Joseph Woolison9 – Ryan Rehders10 – Diana Russell21 – Brad Humphrey22 – Dee Ann Woolison, George Woolison29 – Yvonne Rehders Please email Virginia if we have overlooked you for a birthday wish! Read More »

Back to the Lord’s Table on Sunday, October 4, 2020

We will celebrate communion this Sunday in the safest way possible. Our gloved hosts will offer each person a self-contained and packaged communion set with a sealed wafer and sealed grape juice as you arrive for worship. PLEASE WAIT FOR INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE OPENING YOUR SET. Many of you have expressed how much you have missed the sacrament of Holy Communion. I have too and I am looking forward to remembering the sacrifice of Jesus with you at this holy time. May ... Read More »

A Word from the Pastor: September 27, 2020 – In-Person Worship

In-Person Worship Dear Church Family, We have been meeting for worship in person for the past four Sundays and it is a joy for me to see as many as 27 of you and your children in our pews. We still have room for more! I am grateful for the faithful wearing of face masks by all who come to worship and to our hosts who cheerfully greet you as you arrive. We continue to broadcast our services on Read More »

Happy Birthday to Our September ‘Babies!’

Let us all wish a happy birthday to our September celebrants and say a prayer for them! 1 – Jen Droddy12 – Lynn Negri15 – Leena Volmer16 – Christine Denny20 – Pat Kessler29 – Kai Doerge, Leah Roderick Read More »

Happy Birthday to Our August Celebrants!

Let us all wish a happy birthday to our August celebrants and say a prayer for them! 2 – Bonnie Butler3 – Bob Davis16 – Phillip Walsh22 – Jerry Bell31 – Amelia Droddy, John Bennett 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.