We met with Rev. Ben, worshipped together, and voted our approval on June 18.Ben assumed his duties officially on August 1, 2017, and we celebrated his ordination on November 19. Thanks be to God!
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 10, worship services returned to their 10:45 am time slot. Sunday School begins at 9:30 am on most Sundays; likewise, coffee generally follows worship.
To love God, follow Jesus, and love all.
- December 1 - Setup Pint-Size Presbies tree at library, 2 pm
- December 2 - Library Christmas Tree Festival Open House
- December 3 - First Sunday of Advent--Sunday School at 9:30 am; Worship at 10:45 am
- December 3 - Mission & Outreach Meeting after Worship
- December 6 - *NO* Bible Study
- December 6 - Choir Practice, 7 pm
- December 6 - Decorate Sanctuary, 8 pm
- December 7 - Please notify office if you are purchasing a poinsettia for the sanctuary. Sign-up on bulletin board; please indicate also "In Memory Of" or "In Honor Of."
- December 10 - Second Sunday of Advent--Sunday School at 9:30 am; Worship at 10:45 am
- December 11 - Food Pantry Set-up
- December 12 - Food Pantry Distribution, 9:30 am to 2:30 pm
- December 12 - Worship at The Meadows of Ottawa, 2 pm
- December 13 - Bingo at The Meadows of Ottawa, 2 pm
- December 15 - White Elephant Christmas Party, 7 pm, at Chas & Beth's home. Please bring your "white elephant and a snack to share.
- December 17 - Third Sunday of Advent--Sunday School at 9:30 am; Worship at 10:45 am; also Communion
- December 17 - Montreat College Conference Trip Planning Meeting - 9:30 am
- December 17 - Christmas Caroling for all ages! Meet at church at 4 pm, go caroling, and then return for pizza. Contact Becky R or Jeff R if you know of someone the carolers should visit.
- December 18 - Food Pantry Set-up
- December 19 - Food Pantry Distribution, 9:30 am to 2:30 pm
- December 20 - *NO* Choir Practice
- December 24 - Fourth Sunday of Advent, Sunday School at 9:30 am; Special Worship featuring our children at 10:45 am
- December 24 - Christmas Eve Worship service. Music begins at 9:30; Worship begins at 10 pm.
ONGOING PROJECT: Food Pantry--needs the following: Mixed vegetables, kidney beans, creamed corn, boxed and bagged pasta (but not spaghetti), fruit cocktail, mandarin oranges, pineapple (all varieties). The office at Trinity is open Monday-Thursday 9 am to 2 pm and items can be dropped off during those times. ADDITION--Boxed Cereal of all kinds!
You may contact our church using the office phone (419) 523-3694. You may also email our minister Rev. Ben Shaw (firstname.lastname@example.org) secretary (email@example.com), our financial secretary (firstname.lastname@example.org), our treasurer (email@example.com) or our webmaster (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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.