Posts by Jessica Wilson

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Heritage Sunday

by Jessica Wilson

During these first 10 months as your pastor, I have gotten to know many of you. And through our talks, I have grown to appreciate the heritage and history of Oak Grove. It all began roughly 128 years ago when the first church building, a wooden structure, was built at the site of our cemetery. […]

From the Pastor’s Pen 03/01/16

by Jessica Wilson

About Easter For us at Oak Grove, our looking ahead to the great celebration of Easter Sunday began with our Ash Wednesday Service on February 10th Now, in these 40 days of Lent, we are looking ahead to Holy Week beginning with Palm Sunday on March 20th. Then, during the evenings of March 21-23, worship services are planned at 7:00PM with our lay speakers preaching. On […]

From the Pastor’s Pen 2/29/16

by Jessica Wilson

In working through several daily devotions this morning, I came across the verses below from Bagster’s Daily Light. Note how beautifully the verses from the OT and NT are integrated. As you read, work to set the first verse from Proverbs 27:1 in your mind and reflect on it throughout this week as we ask ourselves, “What is life?”. […]

From the Pastor’s Pen 1/12/16

by Jessica Wilson

Over these 10 years as a pastor, I have heard people say, “I’m not talented; I don’t know what I can do to help the church.” Frankly, anyone with this feeling is in opposition to Scripture. The Apostle Paul’s first letter to the church at Corinth (see Chapter 12) applies to all churches, then and […]