Archive for September, 2017

Doing Good

Thursday, September 14th, 2017

OCU will on September 24th experience the first, and long anticipated, “One Table 2017” event where we will serve dinner to 250 diverse people of our community in a meal symbolic of our having overcome the historical divides which have long separated our people. The dinner will take place on the John Ross Memorial Bridge in downtown Rome. This will celebrate the progress of our efforts to build bridges to bring all people together. (more…)

Flyin’ with the Wild Geese

Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

Unless you live under a rock, most days are lived with an undercurrent of stress and distress. When it seems the political charges and countercharges cannot get worse, we have the incident in Charlottesville and its aftermath. Surely people of faith will come together to actually love their neighbors. Yet too many refuse to acknowledge the prejudices they harbor in fear that the neighbor they claim to love might somehow be “different” and threatening.

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