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.
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 […]
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 United Methodist General Conference will begin this year on February 23 in St. Louis. A lot of important decisions will be made at this event. How these decisions effect OUMC and the many things we do here remains to be seen. But no matter what is decided in St. Louis, we here at OUMC […]
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 […]
What steps have you taken to grow deeper in your faith in Jesus Christ? This message will prepare you to learn how to take the essentials that make up a strong Christian lifestyle and put them to practice!
Our exploration of the “means of grace” God has given us to help us grown and mature in our faith continues this week as we examine the role good works play in our spiritual growth.
God has provided several “means of grace” whereby we can grow in our Christian discipleship and experience God more fully. This week we explore how prayer can be a means of grace in our growth.
“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.
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, […]
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 […]