Alpha Online is a course open to everyone interested in discovering what Christianity is about. It’s a place where people can come and share thoughts and explore the meaning of life. Each Zoom session includes a meal, a short video and an opportunity for open discussion. Alpha is run in the fall, starting Sept 9, 2020 and in the spring, starting March, 2021.
Pastor David Hillis
An ASL interpreted service is offered at 9:30am on Sunday mornings in the sanctuary and online. On the ASL Live Stream the interpreter is full screen. Most events also offer the option of an ASL interpreter with an RSVP.
Card Writing is a ministry where volunteers write encouraging cards to people who have put in prayer requests. Loaves & Fishes makes food for funerals, membership breakfasts and can help provide meals to families going through a hard time. The Prayer Chain is an email based group that is available to pray for immediate and emergent needs.
For 18-24 year olds to build relationships with godly people and stay grounded in the Word during this transitional time of life. They meet Mondays at 6:30pm on East Campus (from Aug to May) for dinner and bible study; and have many other social and serving events throughout the year.
Where guys can come together, share life experiences and be real with each other. The have a breakfast the 1st Saturday of each month at 8am and participate in large outreach events, like a Golf Outing and Steak Night.
It's hard to be a single mom. We get that! Get the friendship and support you need from other moms that understand. They meet the 3rd Sunday of the month at 5 pm, Sept - May.
pastor andrea somerville
Stephen Ministers are congregation members trained to offer high-quality, one-to-one Christian care to people going through tough times. A Stephen Minister usually provides care to one person at a time, meeting with that person once a week for about an hour for as long as they need.
The visitation team makes sure everyone can still feel like they are part of our family, even if they can't physically come anymore, by providing monthly visits or phone calls to those that are unable to leave their house or facility.
The OVCN Welcome team is a fun place to serve! There are several positions to choose from and the serving commitment is 45 minutes to 2 hours, one Sunday per month.
For women of all different backgrounds to come together for friendship and fellowship, and be encouraged in their walk with the Lord. They have bible studies, moms group, go on retreats and have a Ladies Night Out one Tuesday night each month.