WELCOME TO ORLEANS UNITED This Sunday we are blessed to have OUC Youth helping to lead worship. They have been reflecting on the “shepherding” qualities of God, seen in Jesus’ life, and experienced in people who “shepherd” them in their everyday lives. The 23rd Psalm will be dramatically portrayed and explored and we will consider […]
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Second Mile Generosity
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In the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus says, “If anyone asks you to go one mile, go also a second mile.” [Matthew 5:41] Since then “going the second mile” has come to mean a free-will act of generosity beyond what is asked of a person.
Here at Orleans United, we are aware of so many examples of people in our ministry teams going the second mile. So during 2016, we hope to highlight a different ministry every few months and invite others in our faith family to consider a similar free-will act of generosity of their own as a way of saying thanks. Beginning in April, we’ll focus on the Care Ministry of our congregation.