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From Pastor Jim, October 15, 2014

October 15, 2014
East Asia Mission TripOur team in East Asia has had a tremendous opportunity to see firsthand what is happening on this side of the globe. For several, this is their first experience in an Asian culture. This can be an eye opening experience, and even a shock to some as they realize that their ...

From Pastor Jim, October 1, 2014

October 1, 2014
What’s the wise thing to do?I hope that is the question you’ve been asking yourself these days. It’s the question that will save you from making costly and painful mistakes and making decisions that you regret. The message series runs through October 24 and will cover topics ...

From Pastor Jim, Sept 19

September 19, 2014
NEW MESSAGE SERIESI hope you’ve heard about the new message series that begins Sunday, September 21 . . . KEEP CALM & WISE UP. We’ll be looking at the importance of wisdom as presented in the Book of Proverbs. King Solomon was the third king of Israel and one of the wealthiest and ...

HomeGroups 2014 Fall Kick-Off

September 8, 2014
HomeGroups will begin again on September 21. Our HomeGroups will encourage people in their relationships with God, each other, and those outside the group and church. The groups will study God’s Word with lively discussion and be challenged to apply the Bible to daily life. It is a fact that ...

From Pastor Jim, Sept 3

September 8, 2014
How Love WorksLove is a verb more than it’s a noun. Love cares . . . it clothes and feeds and prays. Love speaks words of encouragement to those bearing heavy loads. Love sits silently beside those who are grieving. Love displays Jesus to the world.   A couple of weeks ago, we hosted ...

Louisiana Mission Trip 2014

August 20, 2014
The humidity was high, the air was hot, and God was at work in the lives of our students. The mission trip to Louisiana this summer was incredible. Our students stepped up to lead like never before. Each student played a major role in the renovation of a Boys and Girls club by painting, cleaning, ...

From Pastor Jim, August 6

August 6, 2014
LOUISIANA MISSION TRIP I want to especially thank those of you who are praying for our mission team in Madisonville, LA. It’s only the end of the first day and I’m so impressed with the commitment of the adults and teenagers who make up the team from Oak View. And I’m reminded of ...

From Pastor Jim, July 23

July 23, 2014
STUDENT CAMP STORIES If you missed Sunday night’s service, you missed hearing 30+ testimonies of what God did in the hearts and lives of our students during camp last week. I don’t know that I’ve ever been at a reflections service where virtually every kid and counselor spoke. ...

Preteen Camp 2014 Recap

July 9, 2014
This year we took 48 children and 7 shepherds to preteen camp at Mt. Lebanon. It was an amazing week! The children were so well behaved and really got along with each other. Everyone supported each other and grew in God’s understanding and love. God was truly at camp this year.   Each ...

From Pastor Jim, July 9

July 9, 2014
THE EXCITEMENT OF NEW FACESOver the last few weeks, I have mentioned on several occasions that we have had many families visiting our church. We are excited to see these families coming, and we really want you, as a member of Oak View, to do your part to help these families to feel welcomed and a ...
 
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