News   & Events
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 we are hiring.    
Orange Friends Church is looking for a Director of Administrative Ministries. The position is 12-20 hours per week, and responsibility is over the office at Orange Friends Church. If you are interested or know of someone who is interested in this position, please send a resume and cover letter (including at least 3 references) to Pastor David Mabry. Please direct questions to Pastor David at (740) 244-2929. Let’s give a big thanks to Amber Paschke for the great job she has done in this role over the last 5 months. Please pray for Amber as she pursues her teaching license..
 discipleship class.  Sundays @ 9:30 AM in June   
A NEW Discipleship training class taught by Pastor David will be offered for the four Sunday mornings in June at 9:30 AM. This class will equip you to disciple others with confidence. We will cover all the basics and lay out a clear plan / process so that you can help others grow in their walk with Christ. “SUPER SPIRITUAL MATURITY” is not required…only a profession of faith and a willing heart.  If you have questions, please contact Pastor David at (740) 244-2929.
 items needed for mission trip.   
We are in need of children’s medicine, baby food, and diapers for our mission team to carry down to the Imagine Missions Orphanage in Haiti on July 1st. They need common headache, cold and flu medicine, diapers (1-year-old age), baby wipes, and baby food. Please pace donations in the blue tote at the church labeled “Haiti Orphanage Donations”. If you have any questions, please contact John Horn at (330) 312-3302. Thank you!
 efcer annual conference: launch out.  July 22 – 24  
You are invited to the 205th Yearly Meeting / Annual Conference of the Evangelical Friends Church – Eastern Region (EFC-ER)! The conference will be in Canton, Ohio on July 22 through July 24, 2017. We invite you to come together with other Friends churches to worship, build relationships, create memories, and be equipped with resources for your church! The theme of this year’s conference is Launch Out, based on Luke 5:4. Join Friends in Canton, Ohio, as we boldly embrace the future and launch out into God’s plan for the EFC-ER. For more information, visit the EFC-ER website. Brochures are available in the Worship Center lobby.
 new summer small groups.   
You’re invited to join one of our two new summer small groups!
Sunday in the Park: Join Eric and Sara Hopkins on Sundays at 3:00 PM, beginning June 4th at Sharon Woods Park. Contact Sara for more information at (713) 885-5792.
Courtyard Conversations: Ladies are invited to study the Gospel of John on Wednesday’s at 10:00 AM beginning June 7th. Childcare will be provided. Please contact Beth Comer at (614) 570-3117 if you plan to attend.
 haiti mission trip.  July 1 – 10   
Have you ever wanted to serve God on a mission trip? Orange Friends Church will be sending a mission team to Haiti, July 1st through July 10th this year! Anyone is welcome to join us! If you have any questions, please contact John Horn at (330) 312-3302.
 share your smile!     
Are you willing to share a good morning smile? We are looking for a few greeters to help welcome our family as well as new comers to our Sunday Services. We need a greeter when we have 5 Sundays in a month, as well as some floater greeters that can share information to the new comers and show them around. If you’re interested, please contact Rochelle White at (740) 815-4783 (evenings).
 men’s bible study.  Saturdays @ 7:30 AM  
Men, join us at the church on Saturday mornings at 7:30 AM for our Men’s Bible Study. We are currently working through the study guide entitled “The Mission, Joining God in His Work.” If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact Doyle Hartman at (740) 815-9332.
 open prayer night.  Wednesdays @ 6:30 PM  
The Chapel will be open every Wednesday evening from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM for those who would like to come to the church and pray. Please contact Jim Comer at (614) 572-3607 for more information.
 small groups. 
We would love to help you connect with your church family and grow in Christ through a supportive, encouraging small group! Please contact Beth Comer at (614) 570-3117 or visit our Small Groups page for more information.
 email newsletter. 
Want to stay up-to-date on what’s happening at Orange Friends Church? If you would like to receive our bi-weekly email newsletter, please contact the church office at (740) 548-5819 or subscribe online by visiting our website and then clicking on the little envelope at the bottom right-hand side of the home page.
 listen to us online. 
Did you know you can listen to our sermons online through PodDirectory, iTunes, YouTube, and directly through our website? These are a wonderful way to hear our messages when you are unable to be at Orange Friends Church in-person! It’s also a great way to listen to your favorite sermons again!
 office hours. 
The church office is open from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM on Monday and Tuesday and from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM on Friday. You can contact the church office anytime by email or by phone at (740) 548-5819.