"An Invitation"

Sunday, February 18, 2018 - First Sunday in Lent

Based on Mark 1:9-15, Pastor Lauren Colwell offers an invitation for us to enter the wilderness, join with the God of the desert, and sit with our longing this Lenten season.  Click to watch.

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Sitting with our Longing

Sitting with our Longing

The Season of Lent

To sit with our longing is not an easy task. 

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34th Annual Hunger Walk/Run

34th Annual Hunger Walk/Run

Sunday, February 25

Help us raise awareness and funds to fight hunger in our community.  Go to www.hungerwalkrun.org to register or click here for more instructions.  Talk to Deloyd Johnson-Jones if you have questions.

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Join us for the Hunger Walk on February 25 after worship!

On Sunday, February 25 we will leave immediately after worship to participate in the Hunger Walk/Run at the Georgia State Stadium.  Be ready to go at 12:00 with lunch in hand!

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"Have You Got Good Religion?"

February 11, 2018 - Racial Justice Sunday with Rev. Brandon Maxwell

Well, do you?  Can you answer, "Certainly, Lord"?  With James 2:14-26 as his backdrop, Rev. Brandon Maxwell challenges us to have a faith that is not dead.  Click to watch.

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"God Loves Who?"

Sunday, January 14, 2018 - Martin Luther King Jr. Sunday

In her sermon, Pastor Melanie Vaughn-West asks, "Who exactly does God love?"  Click to watch.

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An inclusive community shining a light in the world.

We are together only to be the church of God in Christ. We are not here by chance, but God through grace is making of us a fellowship to embody and to express the Spirit of Christ.

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Racial Justice Mission Group

The Racial Justice Mission Group works as part of Create Community 4 Decatur: Black Lives Matter (sometimes abbreviated to CC4D:BLM), an interfaith group which has met for over a year now.

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Cuba Mission Group

This group began in 2000. Working through the Alliance of Baptists in Washington, D.C., and the Fraternity of Baptists in Cuba, Oakhurst formed a sister-church relationship with Iglesia Bautista de Alamar (The Baptist Church of Alamar) located in a suburb of Havana.

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Meeting Times


  • Church School 9:30 a.m.
  • Worship 11:00 a.m.
  • Youth Group 5:30 p.m.
    Youth Room

Fourth Sundays

  • Dinner 5:30 p.m.
    Fellowship Hall
  • Youth Group 6:30 p.m.
  • Committees 6:30 p.m.


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