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  • Welcome to Ocean View

    We invite you to come worship with us.



    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 or contact us at (910)278-5973 and let us know how we may be of service to you!

    Come and visit with us at 8400 E. Oak Island Drive, Oak Island, NC


    Saturday Service

    6:00 PM in our Small Chapel

    Sunday Services:

    8:15 AM – Traditional 9:30 AM – Contemporary 11:00 AM – Spirited Traditional

    Office Hours

    9:00 AM – 1:00 PM – Monday - Thursday

    9:00-AM – Noon – Friday



    Lead Pastor:  MICHELLE SABIN  •  Associate Pastor: RICK RUSSELL 


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  • Sermon Schedule


    (Scriptures are NRSV, unless otherwise stated.)


    A Saturday Evening Intimate Service is held at 6 PM in the church chapel.


    Sunday Sermon Topics

    Sermon Schedule for Easter – Pentecost 2018

    April 8 – John 20:19-31“Is Jesus Still in the Tomb?”

    April 15 – Luke 24:36b-48“Fear to Joy”

    April 22 -Psalm 23/John 10:11-18“The Good Shepherd”

    April 29 -  John 15:1-8“We are the Branches”

    May 6 – John 15:9-17“Servants to Friends”

    May 13 – Acts 1:1-11 “Excited?  It’s Ascension Day.”

    May 20 – Acts 2:1-21 Pentecost Sunday


    Revival!  Faith as Wesley Lived It.

    (Sermon series based on study by Adam Hamilton)

    May 27 – “Precursors to Revival,” Rev. 2:1a, 2a, 4-5a; Rev. 3:14-22

    June 3 – “A Longing for Holiness,” 1 Peter 1:13-16

    June 10 – “A Crisis of Faith,” Romans 4:3-5; 5:1-2a

    June 17 – Annual Conference; Lay Speaker

    June 24 – “The Necessity of Grace,” Ephesians 2:8-10

    July 1 – “Works of Mercy,” James 2:14-18; Ephesians 2:8-10

    July 8 – “Persevering to the End,” Matthew 5:10-12; Proverbs 31:8-9


  • Staff & Leadership

    Lead Pastor, Michelle Sabin

    Email: Michelle Sabin
    (910)278-5973 ext. 111

    Associate Pastor, Rick Russell

    Email: Pastor Rick Russell
    (910)278-5973 ext. 210

    Lisa Clark - Office Administrator

    Lisa Clark
    Email: Lisa Clark
    (910)278-5973 ext. 114
    Bulletin Submission

    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

    Karen Henzel- Financial Secretary

    Email: Karen Henzel
    (910)278-5973 ext. 118

    Bev Dwane- Adult Intentional Faith Development Coordinator

    Email: Bev Dwane
    (910)278-5973 ext. 119

    Stacie Douglas - Nursery Coordinator


    (910)278-5973 ext. 214

    Marc Henzel - Sound Technician




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    Ocean View Church Council Members
    and Church Committee Members
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  • Our Mission Statement

    The mission of Ocean View United Methodist Church is to make Disciples of Jesus Christ and to live the Gospel so that every person within our reach comes to experience the love of God through Jesus Christ our Lord in the power of the Holy Spirit.
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    Service Times & Directions

    Location of OVUMC

    8400 East Oak Island Drive
    Oak Island, NC 28465

    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