Job Opening: Pastor of Youth & Relational Ministries

By OCF News   |  May 19, 2019

Do you want to make a difference in seeing the gospel change hearts and lives in Richland County, Ohio?

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Eulogy for Terrence Gaines

By Vern Barnhill   |  May 2, 2019

Eulogy for Terrence Gaines by Vern Barnhill 5/2/2019

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Caballero Update

By Liz Bocka   |  April 28, 2019

Karen and Oscar Caballero and Gaby and Hadassa Caballero are OCF missionaries working in Las Garzas, Paraguay.

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Matthew 25 Outreach

By OCF News   |  April 28, 2019

Come join in helping distribute food to those in need on Saturday, May 4, in the Mansfield Sr. High School parking lot with the Matthew 25 outreach ministry. 

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Congregational Meeting

April 10, 2019

Congregational Meeting April 10, 2019 - Ontario Christian Fellowship held a Congregational Meeting on Wednesday, April 10, 2019, to discuss the recent news that Pastor John Risner...

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7 Church Hacks: How to Make the Most of your Worship this Weekend

By John Risner   |  November 30, 2018

Whether you are a seasoned church-goer or just considering trying it out, navigating a trip to church can be challenging. Where do I sit? Am I allowed to bring my coffee into the sanctuary? Which translation are they reading? Follow these 7 hacks ...

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3 Simple Ways to Impact the World For Jesus

By John Risner   |  November 6, 2018

Evangelism. It’s a scary word. On a scale of 1-10, it’s millennial-having-to-answer-a-phone call scary. We are afraid of embarrassing ourselves, afraid of getting it wrong, afraid of offending someone, and afraid being looked down upon.

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What Defines You?

By John Risner   |  January 7, 2018

What defines you? Democrat or Republican? Mac or PC? Batman or Spiderman? Maybe it is the clothes you wear or your favorite team. As a follower of Jesus, your relationship with Him should be your defining characteristic.

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Open the Gift of Joy

By John Risner   |  December 25, 2017

Perhaps this Christmas doesn’t seem like a joyful time for you. Some seasons of life just don’t feel joyful.

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Christ at the Door

By John Risner   |  December 18, 2017

Have you ever booked a room online, and when you get to the hotel, it’s not at all what you expected? The pictures online don’t seem to be in the same zipcode!

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Welcome Jim Garrett

By OCF News   |  December 15, 2017

We are excited to announce that Dr. Jim Garrett has joined the OCF Staff as our Associate Pastor!

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Christmas Joy

By John Risner   |  December 11, 2017

The shepherds were watching their flocks by night. A boring, smelly existence, and it was transformed into a joyous celebration. Because the good news of Christ means joy for the downcast.

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People Helping People

By OCF News   |  December 5, 2017

OCF joins the People Helping People ministry on the 2nd Monday of every month to help feed people on the Square in Downtown Mansfield. Join us on December 11.

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Christmas Peace

By John Risner   |  December 4, 2017

The Christmas classic, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, is the story of how a mean old Grinch devised a plan to halt the most wonderful time of the year.

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An Opportunity to Bless

By OCF News   |  November 28, 2017

Sunday, December 31, will be Tim and Karen's last official Sunday at OCF, and we will be hosting a farewell reception for them immediately following the 10:30am service in the foyer to give our fellowship an opportunity to thank them for their years of service to us.

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Christmas Hope

By John Risner   |  November 27, 2017

I love baby names. I even enjoy reading baby name books! Before my wife and I had any children, we had already chosen multiple names. And names are important.

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Help OCF While You Shop

By OCF News   |  November 9, 2017

When you shop at Kroger or Amazon, you can support OCF with every purchase! Find out how...

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