Sunday Worship

 Sunday  mornings at ORUCC include:

8:45 – Coffee and treats appear; childcare begins (through 11:15 a.m.)

9:00 – Opportunities for adults and children.

10:00 a.m. – Worship in the sanctuary.

We feature sermons in the progressive tradition of Christianity and music from a variety of traditions and genres.

Sunday Themes

February 11:        Holy Greeting, Holy Enemies, Holy Help

                                   This last Sunday before Lent begins will help us turn our focus to the theme.

                                   Winton Boyd preaching.  Reading and Ritual by Jane Daley and Jill Westburg

February 18:      Wine, Women and … Whatever – Marriage at Cana (John 2:1-12)

                                   Ken Pennings Preaching.  Creative Scriptural Rewrite by Sharon Goss

February 25:       Deep Calls to Deep – The Samaritan Woman @ the Well (John 4:4-42)

We’ll hear from women of the congregation as they reflect on this story and how it connects with their experiences.

March 4:                Matthew 15:21-28

Tammy Martens preaching.  Baptism of Kaari Bjork                                             

March 11:               The Fragrance of Faith – Anointing at Bethany (John 12:1-8)

The service will include a ritual of prayer and anointing

March 18:            God Speaks To Each Of Us As She Makes Us – Mary & Martha (Lk. 10:38-42)

Helene Nelson preaching

March 25:             Palm/Passion Sunday: A Mother’s Lament (John 19: 25b-27, Luke 23:49)

We’ll hear from the experiences of those who are mothers and how this impacts their faith and spirituality.

April 1                    Easter – The Dance of Faithfulness (John 20:1-18)