Our Church

Continue the conversation about what we are learning and doing at Oak Hill. How can we apply what we are learning? How can we take what we have learned and share it with the world?

The Garden and a Cup

Today, almost 2,000 years ago Jesus and His disciples ate the Last Supper together and then went out to the Garden of Gethsemane. There Jesus wrestled in agony over the cup He was about to drink. As Easter approaches and we prepare to celebrate Good Friday, let us consider the events of Thursday and how […]

The Mission Continues: What About Muslims?

(This is the third article in a series called “The Mission Continues” as we discuss how to continue the lessons we learned during this year’s missions celebration. Click here to read the rest of the posts.) How Does God See Muslims? We are constantly bombarded with negative reports of Muslim terrorists by the media. Many Americans today, […]

The Mission Continues: Are You A Goat?

(This is the second article in a series called “The Mission Continues” as we discuss how to continue the lessons we learned during this year’s missions celebration. Click here to read the rest of the posts.) Our missions celebration at Oak Hill is over, but the mission continues. All the missionaries have gone back home, but the […]

The Mission Continues: Why Don’t We Share?

(This is the first article in a series called “The Mission Continues” as we discuss how to continue the lessons we learned during this year’s missions celebration. Click here to read the rest of the posts.) This past week we had our annual Global Impact Celebration, a missions celebration featuring missionaries from around the world. Our church […]

Flint River Association Plans

The Flint River Baptist Association, which Oak Hill is a part of, is planning to vote on September 11th on a proposal to purchase the disused school building on the corner of Experiment and 14th Street in downtown Griffin. The proposed plan will use association funds to purchase the property, renovate it, and transform it into […]

When Were Angels Created?

At Oak Hill Baptist Church we are in the midst of a series about angels. This past Sunday (May 11, 2014) we answered the question, “Who Are Angels?” In that discussion, I made the following points: Angels are created beings, Angels are spirit beings, God created a multitude of angels (innumerable), and Angels are “ministering […]

Why Does The Resurrection Matter?

This past Sunday Christians everywhere, all around the world, celebrated the resurrection of Jesus from the dead. Easter is the glorious day when we celebrate our risen Savior. In his sermon on Easter Sunday, Pastor Chris quoted from 1 Corinthians 15:17, 19 where Paul writes, “if Christ has not been raised, your faith is worthless; […]

The Passion Week – A Timeline

This is the week that we celebrate Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem, the Last Supper, Jesus’ arrest, trial, torture, execution, cruxificion, and resurrection. Some call it Holy Week, others call it the Passion Week. As Pastor Chris shared this past Sunday over 40% of the Gospels are dedicated to the events of this special week. I […]

Created For Community

This March at Oak Hill we have focused on Sunday School. At first glance, it may seem like a crass attempt to boost attendance, but it is way more than that. The truth is we believe that Sunday School is the backbone of the church. It is where big churches gets small and where people […]