Sitting with our Longing

Sitting with our Longing

The Season of Lent

To sit with our longing is not an easy task. 

Read More ›

"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.

Read More ›
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 to register or click here for more instructions.  Talk to Deloyd Johnson-Jones if you have questions.

Read More ›

"Stories from Cuba"

Sunday, February 4 - Celebrating our Cuba Partnership

The band CubanaSong shares their rendition of “Siento la nostalgia de palmeras” by Angel Peña and Guadalupe García.  CubanaSong members are Judith and Lisset Rodés, vocals and percussion; Karen Shipp, piano; and Jordan Dayan, bass.  Oakhurst member Lynn Farmer shares a story of her experiences in Cuba.  Click to watch.

Read More ›

"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.

Read More ›

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.

About Us Our Covenant Events Calendar Member Resources

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.

Learn More ›

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.

Learn More ›

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.


Upcoming Events


When: February 18, 2018
Where: Sanctuary

See More Events ›