Welcome to Ocean View
Whether you’re planning a trip to the beach, looking for a new church home, or already a part of our church community, we’re glad you stopped by.
Ocean View offers a multitude of services as well as opportunities to serve and grow in Our Lord… we hope you’ll find what you’re looking for in these pages.
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Saturday – 6:00 PM Service of Prayer, Praise, and Holy Communion
Sunday Services: 8:15 AM – Traditional
Sunday Services: 9:30 AM – Contemporary
Sunday Services: 11:00 AM – Spirited Traditional
Pastor: PASTOR FRED ROBERTS • Discipling Pastor: PASTOR RICK RUSSELL •
Minister of Visitation: PASTOR JIM SHAVER
Open hearts, Open minds, Open doors.
The people of The United Methodist Church
SCRIPTURE AND SERMONS
Saturday January 30 – 6:00 pm Service of Praise, Prayer and Holy Communion in our chapel led by Discipling Pastor Rick Russell
Sunday February 1 - “A New Teaching” is the subject of Pastor Fred Roberts’ sermon, drawn from Mark 1:21-28 and Psalm 111, at the 8:15, 9:30 (contemporary with praise band) and 11:00 am worship services. Holy Communion will be celebrated at all services.
Saturday February 7 – 6 pm Service of Praise, Prayer and Holy Communion will be held in our Chapel, with meditation on Hebrews 13:15-17, 20-21 and Mark 6:30-34, led by Pastor Fred Roberts.
Sunday February 8 - “To Share in the Gospel’s Blessings” is the topic of Pastor Fred Roberts’ sermon at the 9:30 (Contemporary) and 11 am worship services, drawn from 1 Corinthians 9:19-23 and Mark 1:29-39. Have you stopped at being called a Christian and not become His disciple? You are missing the blessings of the Gospel. Discipling Pastor Rick Russell preaches at the 8:15 am service.
Saturday February 14 – 6 pm Service of Praise, Prayer and Holy Communion will be held in our chapel with meditation on Psalm 90 and Genesis 3:9-24, led by Pastor Fred Roberts.
Sunday February 15 – “Catch the Spirit” is the title of Pastor Fred Roberts’ sermon at the 8:15 and 11 am worship services, drawn from 2 Kings 2:1-15 and Mark 4:5-6. How is the Holy Spirit given and received? How is it known to others to be IN us? Discipling Pastor Rick Russell preaches at the 9:30 am service.
WEDNESDAY February 18 – 7 pm Ash Wednesday Worship with the imposition of ashes to begin the Season of Lent. This is a time to reflect on our mortality and to repent of our sins, finding forgiveness in Christ. All are welcome. The theme of this year’s service is “Welcoming”.
Saturday February 21 – 6 pm Service of Praise, Prayer and Holy Communion will be held in our chapel with meditation led by Discipling Pastor Rick Russell.
Sunday February 22 – “Who’s There?” is the topic of Pastor Fred Roberts’ sermon at the 8:15 and 9:30 (contemporary) am worship services, drawn from Genesis 9:12-16 and 1 Peter 3:18-22. What does the bible say about those who lived and died before Jesus came? Do they make it to heaven, and how? Discipling Pastor Rick Russell preaches at the 11 am worship service.
Saturday February 28 – 6 pm Service of Praise, Prayer and Holy Communion will be held in our chapel with meditation on Matthew 5:43-48 and Psalm 71:1-12, led by Pastor Fred Roberts.
Staff & Leadership
Pastor Fred Roberts – Senior Minister
Email: Pastor Fred Roberts
910-278-5973 ext. 111
Pastor Jim Shaver – Minister of Visitation
Email: Pastor Jim Shaver
Discipling Pastor, Rick Russell
Email: Pastor Rick Russell
Coordinator of Ministries with Families with Children and Youth
Email: Tommy Ashcraft
Please keep in mind that bulletin inserts, if absolutely necessary, must be received in the office by 9:00AM on Wednesday, and should be formatted to run on one half sheet. Advertising in the bulletin should preferably be kept to a brief blurb unless a form for submission is needed.
Greg Walker – Director of Music
Email: Greg Walker
910-278-5973 ext. 115
Karen Henzel- Financial Secretary
Email: Karen Henzel
910-278-5973 ext. 118
Christine Burke – Custodian
Email: Christine Burke
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