The Church Welcomes

The most divisive issue faced by the Early Church was this: Who is welcome? Who is welcome to receive God’s Love in Christ and, therefore, welcome in the community called the Church? Specifically, was the Church open only to Jewish Christians? Or was it also open to Gentile (non-Jewish) Christians? The Council of Jerusalem resolved […]

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The Church Cares

Last Saturday we began our visioning process at Oak Hill. As we seek to discern God’s dream for this particular congregation at this particular point in its life, we’re also reading Paul’s first letter to the church in Corinth. “Why?”, you may ask. Because in this letter, Paul casts a vision for what the church […]

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God’s Temple

Last week we began a new worship series based on 1 Corinthians. We’re reading from Paul’s letter to the church in Corinth, listening for what he says the church (THE Church Universal and THIS church called Oak Hill) looks like when it is living at its best. Note: Pastor Missy and I wrote a companion […]

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United By Christ

This week we’re launching a new worship and teaching series at Oak Hill. It’s based on Paul’s first letter to the Church in Corinth and called “The Church at Its Best.” Pastor Missy and I will preach from 1 Corinthians each week. We’ve also produced a companion study guide for classes and personal study (click […]

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