A booklet created for the "Teach Us to Pray" Sermon Series, Winter 2018. Includes adaptations and excerpts from Martin Luther's "A Simple Way to Pray" and "Shorter Catechism" as well as the Westminster Confession of Faith".
Here is a visual flowchart of Discipleship and Leadership Training in our English Congregation, from Baptism to Eldership.
Here is an overview of some of the resources we recommend to grow further in the faith. It includes our Sunday Discipleship Courses, recommended books and personal Bible Study.
We've written a catechism (a set of questions and answer explaining doctrine) based off of our church's statement of faith. Our children go through this catechism every month during the Junior Fellowship time. Print it out and go through it yourself of with your kids!
Most Bible reading plans tell you what to read each day, and if you are like me, it is not long before you have fallen behind and give up. This reading plan takes a different approach, it is simply a listing of all of the chapters of the Bible. Tick them off as you read them. If you have extra time one day, read ahead!
These are our current organizing documents. We ask that members be familiar with these.
We ask that those interested in being baptized go through this material with a one of our baptism mentors. We offer a 5-week baptism course periodically through the year during our discipleship hour (9:30 Sunday Mornings).
We ask that those interested in becoming members of OCBC go through this material with a one of our membership mentors. We offer a 5-week membership course periodically through the year during our discipleship hour (9:30 Sunday Mornings).
All sermons from our series through the Book of Hebrews in one 120-page pdf.