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 • Minister of Visitation: PASTOR JIM SHAVER
Open hearts, Open minds, Open doors.
The people of The United Methodist Church
SCRIPTURE AND SERMONS
Saturday March 29 – 6:00 Service of Praise, Prayer and Holy Communion in our chapel led by Pastor Fred Roberts with meditation on Hosea6:1-6 and Psalm 51.
Sunday March 30 – “Mr. Roberts’ Opus” is the title of Pastor Fred Roberts sermon . . . yes; it is inspired by the movie “Mr. Holland’s Opus”! Scripture at the 8:15, 9:30 Contemporary with Praise Band and 11 am services includes 1 Corinthians 12:24b-25.
Saturday April 5 – 6:00 Praise, Prayer and Holy Communion in our Chapel led by Pastor Fred Roberts with meditation on John 7:40-53 and Psalm 7.
Sunday April 6 – “Jesus and Lazarus” is the subject of Pastor Fred Roberts sermon at the 8:15, 9:30 Contemporary with Praise Band and 11 am worship services. Scripture includes Psalm 130 and John 11:1-45. This passage includes the shortest sentence in the Bible! Holy Communion will be celebrated at all services.
Saturday April 12 – 6:00 Praise, Prayer and Holy Communion in our Chapel led by Pastor Fred Roberts with meditation on John 11:45-56 and Jeremiah 31:10-13.
Sunday April 13 – “Palm Sunday” will be celebrated at the 8:15, 9:30 Contemporary with Praise Band and 11 am worship services. Pastor Fred Roberts will preach from Psalm 118 and Matthew 21:1-11.
THURSDAY APRIL 17 – Holy Thursday will be celebrated with the traditional service of footwashing beginning at 6:30 pm followed at 7:00 pm with the celebration of Our Lord’s Last Supper. Scripture includes John 13:1-17, Exodus 12:1-4, 11-14 and 1 Corinthians 11:23-26. Pastor Fred Roberts will preside.
FRIDAY APRIL 18 – “Tenebrae, the Service of Shadows”, will be observed at 7:00 pm. This service uses scripture to tell the story of Our Lord’s Passion, Crucifixion and Death.
Saturday April 19 – 6:00 Praise, Prayer and Holy Communion in our Chapel led by Fred Roberts with meditation on Job 14:1-14, Psalm 31 and Matthew 27:57-66.
Sunday April 20 – “The Day of Resurrection” will be celebrated at the 8:15, 9:30 Contemporary with Praise Band and 11 am worship services led by Pastor Fred Roberts. Special Music for Easter will be presented by the Chancel Choir and Praise Band at both the 9:30 and 11:00 service. Scriptures include John 20:1-18, Acts 10:34-43 and Colossians 3:1-4.
Saturday April 26 – 6:00 Praise, Prayer and Holy Communion in our Chapel.
Sunday April 27 – “Second Sunday of the Easter Season” will be observed at the 8:15, 9:30 Contemporary with Praise Band and 11 am worship services. Scripture includes John 2019-31 and Psalm 16.
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
Coordinator of Ministries with Families with Children and Youth
Email: Tommy Ashcraft
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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