“1>99?”

On Sept. 15, Pastor Jim preaches on Luke 15:1-7. 1 Now all the tax collectors and sinners were coming near to listen to him. 2 And the Pharisees and the scribes were grumbling and saying, “This fellow welcomes sinners and eats with them.” 3 So he told them this parable: 4 “Which one of you, […]

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“For the Love of Onesimus”

On Sept. 8, Pastor Jim preaches on Philemon 1:10-21. 10 I am appealing to you for my child, Onesimus, whose father I have become during my imprisonment. 11 Formerly he was useless to you, but now he is indeed useful both to you and to me. 12 I am sending him, that is, my own heart, back […]

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“Spoiled Clay”

On Sept. 8, Pastor Katy preaches on Jeremiah 18:1-11. 1 The word that came to Jeremiah from the Lord: 2 “Come, go down to the potter’s house, and there I will let you hear my words.” 3 So I went down to the potter’s house, and there he was working at his wheel. 4 The vessel […]

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“Donkey, Ox, or Woman”

On Sept. 1, Pastor Jim preaches on Luke 13:10-17. 10 Now he was teaching in one of the synagogues on the sabbath. 11 And just then there appeared a woman with a spirit that had crippled her for eighteen years. She was bent over and was quite unable to stand up straight. 12 When Jesus saw her, […]

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“More Than Table Manners”

On Sept. 1, Pastor Katy preaches on Luke 14:1, 7-14. 1 On one occasion when Jesus was going to the house of a leader of the Pharisees to eat a meal on the sabbath, they were watching him closely. 7 When he noticed how the guests chose the places of honor, he told them a […]

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“What Youth Means to Me”

It’s Youth Sunday! You’re in for a treat as the youth of Oak Hill UMC preach, sing, and pray at all three services. Speakers are Carson Bragg, Sydney Fontenot, and Calista Marquez. The Scripture for the day is Ephesians 2:19-22: 19 Consequently, you are no longer foreigners and strangers, but fellow citizens with God’s people and also members […]

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“Praise the Lord”

On August 18, Pastor Katy preaches on Psalm 150. 1 Praise the Lord!     Praise God in his sanctuary;     praise him in his mighty firmament! 2 Praise him for his mighty deeds;     praise him according to his surpassing greatness! 3 Praise him with trumpet sound;     praise him with lute and harp! 4 Praise him with tambourine and […]

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“Jonah and the Big Fish”

On August 11, Pastor Jim preaches on the story of Jonah and the Big Fish found in the Book of Jonah. It’s been called a “Whale of a Tale,” a myth, and a legend. Can we take this story seriously? What does this have to say to our modern situation? Well, actually the story has something […]

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“Jonah and the Big Fish”

On August 11, Pastor Katy preaches on the story of Jonah and the Big Fish found in the Book of Jonah. It was one of my favorites growing up! Who doesn’t love the idea of being swallowed up by whale for three whole days, and then being spit onto dry land? I always thought it […]

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