Messages from Ooltewah UMC

New to the area? Wondering what a message is like at OUMC? Miss a message from Sunday? Wanting to go deeper in a particular message?

Our messages our designed to honor God and be relevant in our lives. We hope that you will take a moment to explore what God might have to say to you.

Our Sunday messages are streamed live each Sunday morning at 11:00 a.m. – You can watch our livestream on Facebook. Previous messages are available below and also on our Facebook page.

Messages from our Recovery @ Ooltewah services are also livestreamed on Facebook each Thursday at 6:15 p.m. while previous messages are available on our Recovery Facebook page.

Passion Parables – “The Two Sons”

When you were a kid, did you do everything your parent or parents told you to do? C’mon, be truthful! Ok, so some of us may not have been the poster child for being the perfect kid. And there were times where our disobedience ranged from microscopic to awkwardly large and obvious. Those of you […]

Mission Impact Celebration 2019 – “Telling His Story”

Our mission statement is to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. We are called to show Jesus’ love, to tell of His mercy and grace, and to plant His name into the hearts of those we have the blessing to encounter. But, to do this, we have to invest ourselves […]

The Way Forward- “If My People…”

The United Methodist General Conference will be held beginning on February 23 in St. Louis. Important decisions will be made at this event that will impact how the UMC is organized and how we relate to those who hold differing opinions regarding human sexuality, marriage, and ordination of clergy. How these decisions effect OUMC and […]

Cultivating Growth – The Bread of Life!

“You’re not you when you’re hungry” says one commercial for a candy bar. This is true for us spiritually as well. Jesus invites us to sit at his feet and feed our souls on the Bread of Life. Today’s message will help you grow spiritually by engaging prayerfully and spiritually with God through Scripture.

Cultivating Growth – Worship

John 4:23 states: “But the hour is coming, and is now here, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for the Father seeks such as these to worship him.”  Are we true worshipers of God? Truly, we were made for worship, but do we always serve that purpose? In our time, […]

Cultivating Growth – The Path for All

How are you growing in your faith with God? Slowly? Not fast enough? At your own pace? God has provided opportunities for us to grow and, in turn, cultivate the environment for those around us. It is a time to remember what God has done and what He is still doing, still growing in our […]