Welcome to Ottawa Presbyterian Church!
Located at 150 North Oak on the corner of East Third Street and Oak Street.
Telephone: (419) 523-3694
Beginning September 9 through May, we follow our "winter" schedule with Sunday School at 9:30 am on most Sundays and Worship at 10:45 am (NOTE: during the COVID-19 pandemic we are worshipping online at 10:45 am while health restrictions are in place. Once we resume meeting in person, we will go to our summer schedule with worship at 9:45 am.)
To love God, follow Jesus, and love all.
A Sign of the Times - we will offer pre-recorded worship services until we are able to return to worshipping in our sanctuary!
Online Service Links Since Quarantine:
- March 22 - Facebook Live, Ottawa Presbyterian Facebook Page. Audio link on Sermon page on this site.
- March 29 - March 29 Worship.
- April 5 - April 5 Worship, Bulletin, Hymn Sheets
- April 9 - Maundy Thursday Communion Service, Bulletin
- April 10 - Good Friday Worship from Christ Presbyterian Church in Toledo
- April 12 - Easter Sunday Worship, Bulletin, Easter Hymns
- April 19 - April 19 Worship, Bulletin, Hymns
- April 26 - April 26 Worship, Bulletin, Hymns
- May 3 - May 3 Worship, Bulletin, Hymns. A "Zoom" Coffee Hour followed.
- May 10 - May 10 Worship, Bulletin, Hymns
- May 17 - May 17 Worship, Bulletin, Hymns
- May 24 - May 24 Worship, Bulletin, Hymns
- May 31 - Worship, 10:45 am, via YouTube. Link posted when available. Bulletin, Hymns
We will follow Governor DeWine's and the Putnam County Health Department's recommendations and worship online until those recommendations allow groups to safely and wisely gather once again.
Holy Spirit and Fire with Baptismal Font
- Palms are still available at church. If you would still like a palm, please contact Rev. Ben.
- Worship services moved online beginning March 22 (FaceBook live). From March 29 on, services moved to YouTube. Links are posted on this site as well as on our Facebook page and Facebook group. If you would like to have links emailed directly to you, contact Beth M.
- May 31 - Pentecost Sunday. Worship at 10:45 am via YouTube. Link posted when available. Bulletin, Hymns.
And after that?
- June 7 - Worship at 10:45 am via YouTube, Food Pantry Sunday
- June 8 - Food Pantry set up at Trinity
- June 9 - Food Pantry distribution at Trinity
- June 14 - Worship at 10:45 am via YouTube, tentatively
- June 21 - Worship at 10:45 am via YouTube, tentatively
- June 21 - Session meeting (via Zoom) following worship.
- June 22 - Food Pantry set up at Trinity
- June 23 - Food Pantry distribution at Trinity
When we return....
- We will move to summer schedule when we return (worship at 9:45)
- We will NOT have breakfasts this summer
- Masks will be highly encouraged
- Social distancing will be practiced
- We will try to continue streaming the service for those with health issues who should not attend
ONGOING PROJECT: Food Pantry--needs the following: Juice is needed (however grape or grapefruit juice is NOT needed). Also needed are small bags of sugar (brown, powdered, or granulated), mayonnaise, and baking mixes such as cake, cookie, or brownie mixes. The office at Trinity is open Monday-Thursday 9 am to 2 pm and items can be dropped off during those times. If you have questions, please check with Janice G.
If you wish to use the building for a special activity, please see the Building Usage Guidelines.
You may contact our church using the office phone (419) 523-3694. You may also email Rev. Ben Shaw (email@example.com) or call him at (740) 972-1606. You may also contact our secretary (firstname.lastname@example.org), our financial secretary (email@example.com), our treasurer (firstname.lastname@example.org) or our webmaster (email@example.com).
You can also find our church through Facebook (Ottawa Presbyterian Church), Twitter (@ottawapres), and Instagram (ottawapres).
Daily devotionals are available throughout the year at d365. Check it out--along with the great music that is included.