About us

 

 

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At Oakland Presbyterian Church we help lead people into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ by creating a loving environment for authentic worship and effective communication while developing genuine community with each other.
                                                    WORSHIP
  • Worship is the heart and faith of our community
  • The Sacrament of Holy Communion is celebrated monthly
  • An annual renewal of baptism is held in January
  SPECIAL WORSHIP SERVICES
  • Christmas Eve - Candles, Communion, Carols and a story
  • Ash Wednesday - Services of Ashes with Communion
  • Maundy Thursday Communion
  • Easter Sunday Communion
  • Community Thanksgiving Service
  SPECIAL WORSHIP EVENTS
  • Advent Wreath liturgy during Advent
  • Lenten Cross Liturgy during Lent
  • Recognition of the Saints who have died to life everlasting in October
  • Worship celebrating the Church Year in November
                            CHRISTIAN EDUCATION AND FORMATION
  Presbyterians value education and we respect that part of our heritage by offering:
  • Bible Study on Sunday mornings at 9:00 am-10:30 for adults
  • John Knox Fellowship for men - three times annually
  • Presbyterian Women's Bible Study - monthly
  • Elder Study
  • Church Officer Training - four weeks in the spring
                                                   OUTREACH
  • Quarterly Tomlin Care Fund supporting Living Waters and Teeth Savers
  • Donations to Presbyterian Disaster Relief
  • Donations to local aid organizations
  • VBS jointly with Cleaves Memorial CME and Faith UMC
  • Support for the Gideons
  • Participation in Oakland in October
  • Denominational Offerings: Peacemaking, Joy Gift, One Great Hour of Sharing
  • Host Caris Hospice Memorial Service

OAKLAND PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

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