OC Family News SEP8
Shepherd’s Meeting: 6pm. If you have prayer requests or concerns, send to [email protected]
If seeking professional Christian counseling, call Otter Creek/Agape office: 615-690-9550.
Birthday Sunday: Join us during our 9am worship service as we recognize birthdays of the month, newborns to 18 yrs.
& OCT11 - MCC Meetings
Launching Point: Looking for a Life Group?
Join us 5:30 - 7pm, in the Gathering Room.
Zoe Conference at Otter Creek
& 23 Living Water Project Yard Sale
SEP5—NOV 7Grief Share Support Group: 9-10:30am in the Gathering Room. Cost: $15 for course materials. Register online.
Room In The Inn The new season of Room in the Inn begins November 1. Please email Danna Arnett at [email protected]
for more information, or use her email at www.signupgenius.com to volunteer for a specific date. Please help us fill all the November slots by October 1! If you are interested in spending the night this
Adult Class schedule– FALL Semester NEW Fall Sunday Class Kick-off and Worship Time ChangeSunday, September 13 Worship times at 8:40 (A Capella) & 11am (Instrumental). Sunday class time at 10am.
Sunday – 10:00am- (Beginning Sept. 13) — “Hymn Stories”, Rm 207, Lajuana Gill, Rhonda Lowry, & Jason Mundie — “iMarriage”, Rm 310, Mike & Nadine Runcie, Joey & Bari Harwell, Pat & Cynthia Bennett — “Hebrews”, Rm 312, Randal Wilcher & Josh Strahan — “Practical Wisdom”, Rm 313, Steven Ramsey & Cody Smith — “Spirit Life”, Rm 314, Mark & Trish Hayes, Mike & Jeanie Cagle, Chad & Laura Troup — College Class: “The Gospel According to the Simpsons” Gathering Room, George Goldman & Patrick Chappell — ”Next Right Step”, Dining Room, Tommy Daniel
Wednesday Evenings – 7pm- (Beginning Sept. 2) —- Vespers, Sanctuary, Matt & Mary Hearn, Jeff McInturff —- Men’s Class: “The Good and Beautiful God”, Rm 213, Scott McDowell, Mike Hickman, Tim Pitts & Justin Weaver —- Ladies’ Class: “What Love Is”, Rm314, Lynn Mott, Sallie Dean & Michelle Schul —- “Different Strokes”, Rm207, Patrick Chappell —- “Nurture”: Adoption Support Group, Rm 116, Scott & Katherine Broadway —- “Divorce Recovery”, Rm 313, Montyne Bliss
Wednesday Nights: Family Table Fellowship Wednesday Nights in September: 5:30-6:45pm in the Gym Register online, every Tuesday by noon for your dinner to be catered ($6 adults, $3 child), or you may bring your dinner and enjoy spending time with the OC family. See Otter Happenings for more details.
Sept. 2-Oct. 21, Rm 313: This ministry is for those separated, divorced, or experiencing a loss of a relationship. This class is for support and healing regardless of where you are in your journey, whether just starting separation or man years divorced. Registration - There is no cost for this class. OC has a Mobile App! Go to www.ottercreek.org/app and download today
Registration will show what restaurant is catering each week.
Get the most up-to-date information on our ministries and events by viewing Otter Happenings on our website!
Different Strokes: Wednesdays, beginning Sept. 2 , 7pm in Rm 207. A conversation with brothers and sisters from other denominations and tribes within the Christian community.
Fireside Chats: College students, join us every Thurs. at 7pm for conversations and s’mores at the Harwell’s home! Made in the Streets: Sending a team to Kenya Nov. 20 - Dec. 13! If interested, please come for an information meeting on Sept. 16, 8pm in Rm 207. Merge: A conference for newly married, engaged, or seriously dating couples at OC on Sept. 18-19. Cost is $40 per couple. Register online. Freeloaders: We are looking for host families and students to participate in our adopt-a-college student ministry. Register online. College Retreat: Camping at Cedars of Lebanon, Oct. 30 - Nov. 1. Registration available soon. Follow Stir on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram to keep up to date on all the upcoming social, service, and worship events!
If you are currently work outside the home, please join us for MomNet! We meet in Rm. 313 at 9am the last Sunday of every month. Come make friends and be encouraged! Questions: [email protected]
The sewing ministry will meet Mon, Sept. 14 & Oct. 12, 9-2pm, in the dining area downstairs. You do not have to be an experienced sewer. You are welcome to bring a sack lunch and enjoy fellowship.
Monthly Prayer Ministry Moms of Young Adults– College & Beyond Led by Catherine Cothran & Laura Burkhart At the Burkhart home: 221 Pelham Dr., Brentwood Beginning Sept. 17, a monthly opportunity to petition God on behalf of our children Two sessions each month: Sept. 17, (noon-1:30pm & 7-8:30pm) Light refreshments are served. Oct. 8 is the next meeting.
*Register at ottercreek.org. High 5 Mid-Week Madness ~ Sep 9, 5:30-7pm. OC Pavilion. Register online by Sep 6. High 5 Aquarium Restaurant ~ Sep 20, 11-2pm, $12. Online registration is required for lunch and “Behind the Scenes Tour.” Leaving straight from class. High 5 Walden Farm ~ Oct 4, 11-2pm. $12. Online registration required for lunch and farm fun. Leaving straight from class. September 13 Fall Sunday Class Kick-off and Worship Time Change Worship times: 8:40 (A Capella) & 11am (Instrumental) Class Time - 10am - All Classes, all ages.
OC Kids Praise Team Practice ~ 6-7pm in the Cove. Sept. 2, 16, 23 & 30 For more information on any of these events, please visit www.ottercreek.org
Tuesday Morning Ladies Bible Class Sandra Collins is leading a study of Psalms this semester, and other women will be sharing their stories in relation to the Psalms. Class meets every Tuesday morning Sept. 8 - Nov. 17 in Rm 207. Fellowship time begins each week at 9:30am; Class is 9:55am - 11:30am. Children must be pre-registered for childcare - ottercreek.org. On Sept. 8, there is a brunch at 9:30am in the Gathering Room. All ladies are invited to join us as we eat together and get a preview of the Fall class. Questions? Call Chris Portell (615)661-6007
Wednesday Evening Ladies Bible Study Starting Sept. 2, ladies are studying "What Love Is" by Kelly Minter. This is a video, workbook and discussion study of 1, 2, & 3 John which encourages you to remain faithful to the truth. Workbooks are $13. Register – ottercreek.org. Group leaders are Lynn Mott, Michelle Schul, Sallie Dean, Jeanine Adams & others.
SAVE THE DATE: 2016 Ladies Retreat – January 22-23 at Henry Horton St. Park. Mark your calendars; details to come.