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.
If you haven’t visited with us before, please send us an e-mail and let us know how we may be of service to you!
Come and visit with us at 8400 E. Oak Island Drive.
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 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.
Sunday March 1 - “Profit?” is the title of Pastor Fred Roberts’ sermon at the 8:15, 9:30 (contemporary with praise band) and 11 am worship services. Scriptures include Romans 4:13-25 and Mark 8:34-38. Holy Communion will be celebrated at all services.
Saturday March 7 - 6 pm Service of Praise, Prayer and Holy Communion in our Chapel with meditation on Psalm 103 and Micah 7:14-15, 18-20, led by Fred Roberts
Sunday March 8 – The Commandments of God are the subject of Pastor Fred Roberts’ sermon at the 9:30 (contemporary with praise band) and 11 am worship services. Scriptures include Exodus 20:1-7 and John 2:13-22. Holy Communion will be celebrated at all morning services. Discipling Pastor Rick Russell preaches at 8:15.
Saturday March 14 – 6 pm Service of Praise, Prayer and Holy Communion in our Chapel will be led by visitation Pastor Jim Shaver.
Sunday March 15 – Methodist Children’s Home Director Bruce Stanley will speak at all morning services. This ministry covers the entire eastern half of the state of North Carolina. Come and learn how families as well as children and youth can find help in time of need for the basics of life to be covered.
Saturday March 21 – 6 pm Service of Praise, Prayer and Holy Communion in our Chapel will be led by discipling Pastor Rick Russell.
Sunday March 22 – Call to Repentance is the theme of Pastor Fred Roberts’ sermon at the 8:15 and 11:00 am worship services, drawing from Psalm 51 and John 12:20-33. Discipling Pastor Rick Russell will preach at the 9:30 am Contemporary Worship service.
Saturday March 28 – 6 pm Service of Praise, Prayer and Holy Communion in our Chapel with meditation on Jeremiah 31:10-13 and Ezekiel 37:21-28
Sunday March 29 – Palm Sunday will be celebrated at all morning services with the distribution of palms and palm crosses. At 8:15, and 9:30 Pastor Fred Roberts will preach from Psalm 118 and Mark 11:1-11. At 11:00 am worship service discipling Pastor Rick Russell will preach.
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: Church Office
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
Stacie Douglas - Nursery Coordinator
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