Events at Ogletown


(Through 8/25) School Supplies Drive

The WMU prayerfully invites you to share Christ with our community by providing school supplies for Gallaher Elementary School and Urban Promise. A list of suggested items can be found here. Don’t forget to bring the supplies by Sunday, August 25, and place them in the Mobilized for Mission display box in the OEX or in the bin in the Main Building.

(8/25) Jump Day! 

Children “jump” to classes based on their age and grade level. Children’s Church resumes.

(9/1) Communion

(Begin 9/4) RA/GA’s 2019-20

Royal Ambassadors and Girls in Action for grade school children begins Wednesday, September 4! Click here to let us know they are coming.

(9/6) JOY Fellowship (50+) Smorgasbord Lunch

Friday, September 6, at Shady Maple in East Earl, PA. Lunch is $13.77 for seniors. Bus is $5 per person (limited seating). Bus will leave OBC at 10 am and return around 3:30 p.m. Sign up in either building. Contact Kathi May-Clark at (302) 376-6925.

(9/8-15) BCM/D Week of Prayer and State Missions Offering

100% of the offering goes toward church planting, special needs ministries, and more. Envelopes and prayer guides will be available in both buildings on Sunday, September 8.

(9/15) Church-Wide Events on Sunday, September 15.

  • Family Time & Baptism: 9:45 a.m. in the Sanctuary. If you are interested in being baptized, please contact Pastor Champ at cthornton@ogletown.org. Grade schoolers will join their parents in the Sanctuary.
  • Combined Worship Service: 11 a.m. in the OEX.
  • Ogletown Family Picnic at Lums Pond State Park—Area 2: Immediately following the Combined Worship Service. Lunch begins at 1 p.m. Please bring a side dish and dessert to share. If you need a ride, the church bus will be available for pick-up in front of the OEX after the service and will depart Lums Pond at 3 p.m. Volunteers needed! Sign up here. 

Embrace a Calling this Fall! 

Opportunities serving children include the Welcome Desk, One-to-one Aides, and Bible teaching. To apply, contact Pastor Evan (ecollier@ogletown.org) or fill out the Volunteer form located here.


Caregiver Support Group

Are you a caregiver for a spouse, child, or parent with disabilities or ongoing illness? Please come join us on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of the month for fellowship, encouragement, and prayer. (7-9 p.m. in E118) Contact Cheryl at Doherty_c_j@yahoo.com or Pat at hopkinspm82@gmail.com. (Not meeting for the month of August).

Post-College/Young Adult Fellowship

(GreenRoom alums, recent college grads, young adults)

For information on summer social events, sign up for the newsletter at bit.ly/obcyasignup or join the Facebook group bit.ly/obcyafb. Contact Larry Larraga at (302) 365-6565 or larrylarraga@gmail.com for more info.

Prayer Shawl Ministry

1st and 3rd Mondays, 6-8 p.m. and 2nd and 4th Mondays, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. in the OEX. Contact Linda Kaiser at lmkaiser@juno.com for more info.