WELCOME TO OCEAN VIEW PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
'OVPC' Has A Long History Of Being A Welcoming, Intimate Church With A Deep Commitment To Mission. We Welcome You To Join Us In Worship And Become A Member Of Our Church Family! Services every Sunday at 9:30
Located near the Delaware seashore resort of Bethany Beach, Ocean View Presbyterian Church provides for the worship and needs of the congregation and community.
IT'S EASY TO FIND US!!
The Ocean View Presbyterian Church is a congregation focused on growing in the faith and living out that faith in mission to others and to each other. Not content with simply reciting doctrine, we have committed ourselves to looking into the Scriptures so as to uncover the ongoing story of our faith. We seek to be a part of that story. The congregation as a whole, and each of its committees, is actively engaged in doing mission, and on communicating in real ways the good news of Jesus Christ.
Ocean View Presbyterian is a historic church, dating back to 1856. We have a long and proud tradition, but seek to take that tradition and move into the future with it. We also have a wonderful friendship and fellowship with each other that can been seen and felt in all aspects of ministry here.
We all invite you to be a part of our life and ministry.
WELCOME TO OCEAN VIEW PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
AN ACTIVE MEMBER OF THE SOUTHEAST SUSSEX MINISTERIUM
Join us on June 7th for an evening of fellowship as we watch
'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel'. We join a group of seniors from Britain lured by a wonderful website to a new retirement home in Inda. Upon arrival they find it is nothing close to what was advertised but perhaps with a bit of patience and a willingness to adapt, this journey will prove to be a transformitive experience.
For more information about the movie please click here.
FRIDAY NIGHT AT THE MOVIES
We are proud to be associated with Frankford Presbyterian Church in Frankford, DE. The congregation of the Frankford church operates the 'Nearly New' Thrift Store which is open Friday from 9 to 5 and Saturday from 9 to 1.
In addition to the normal services, Frankford opens it's doors for worship to other congregations needing a place to worship. Click here for more information about the Frankford church.
The Christian Education committee tries to provide opportunities for study that cover both Bible study and current topics. Some classes are offered after worship on Sunday mornings. We also have small groups that meet at other times. Most classes are six to eight weeks in length.
Click on the image to the left for more news about upcoming opportunities from our Christian Education Group.
THE 'OCEAN VIEWS' NEWSLETTER
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The Worship Committee meets monthly to plan and execute worship services and all areas that pertain to worship at OVPC. The committee includes the pastor, chair of greeters, chair of ushers, flower committee chair, membership chair, an elder, organist, and members-at-large. We look at the past services for what was done well, and then look at the upcoming services to plan. We end the meeting by choosing the hymns for the next 5-6 weeks. All are invited to join us as we seek to enhance the worship of this congregation in ways that encourage all of us to worship God joyfully and with reverence. Learn More
A NOTE TO ALL MEMBERS AND FRIENDS OF THE CHURCH
If your primary phone number or email address has changed within the last year, please notify the church office either by phone at (302) 539-3455 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org This will greatly aid the church in keeping our records accurate and will help ensure that you are contacted in the event that anything comes up that you need to be immediately made aware of.
In Baptism we are in communion with God and with each other. Click on the play button below to hear a short weekly message as we 'Remember Our Baptism'
A WEEKLY COMMENTARY ON OUR SCRIPTURES
We invite you to read a commentary written by congregant Ed Thornton about the scripture readings used in the current weeks worship service. We welcome your comments and personal perspective regarding both the commentary and the Scripture passages in the feedback area provided. Please click below to access the blog.
It was a wet start to the annual Crop Walk but nothing could deter the team walking for Ocean View Presbyterian - We had a great time being together and raising funds to help fight hunger worldwide and in our own community. Thanks and Blessings to all who supported us!