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Welcome to Ottawa Presbyterian Church! 

Located at 150 North Oak on the corner of East Third Street and Oak Street. 
Telephone:  (419) 523-3694
Beginning September 10, worship services returned to their 10:45 am time slot.  Sunday School begins at 9:30 am on most Sundays; likewise, coffee generally follows worship.

Our Statement

     To love God, follow Jesus, and love all.
The Devil Leaving Christ
by Peter Francis Bourgeois, 1793
Upcoming Items:
  • March 13 - Worship at Meadows of Ottawa, 2 pm
  • March 14 - Bingo at Meadows of Ottawa, 2 pm
  • March 14 - Choir Practice, 7 pm
  • March 17 - Church Workday--replace lighting fixtures in classroom area.  For details, see Mike, Karl or Brandon.
  • March 18 - Fifth Sunday of Lent--Sunday School at 9:30 am; Worship at 10:45 am
  • March 18 - Session Meeting after Worship
  • March 18 - Shhh!!  Candy donation deadline for Easter Eggs
  • March 21 - Prepare Easter Eggs
  • March 21 - Choir Practice, 7 pm
  • March 25 - Palm Sunday--Breakfast at 9:30 am (with Easter Egg Hunt to follow!); Worship at 10:45 am
  • March 25 - One Great Hour of Sharing Offering (& Fish Banks!) received during worship
  • March 25 - Sign-up deadline for those bringing flowers for Easter  (and thank you!)
  • March 27 - Newsletter Deadline, 9 am
  • March 28 - Choir Practice, 7 pm.  Combined choirs rehearse afterward at New Creation Lutheran Church.
  • March 29 - Maundy Thursday Worship with communion, 7 pm
  • March 29 & 30 - Prayer Vigil (in sanctuary and in homes) following Maundy Thursday Worship through noon on Good Friday
  • March 30 - Good Friday - Ecumenical services at 6:30 pm, New Creation Lutheran Church
  • March 31 - Meet at noon to prepare sandwiches for those public service workers who have to work on Easter Sunday
  • April  1 - EASTER SUNDAY!  Please join us for worship at 10:45 am.  No Sunday School on Easter.



ONGOING PROJECT:  Food Pantry--needs the following:  Juice is needed (however grape or grapefruit juice is NOT needed).  Also needed are small bags of sugar (brown, powdered, or granulated), mayonnaise, and baking mixes such as cake, cookie, or brownie mixes.  The office at Trinity is open Monday-Thursday 9 am to 2 pm and items can be dropped off during those times.  If you have questions, please check with Janice G.


    You may contact our church using the office phone (419) 523-3694.  You may also email our minister Rev. Ben Shaw ( secretary (, our financial secretary (, our treasurer ( or our webmaster (

    You can also find our church through Facebook (Ottawa Presbyterian Church), Twitter (@ottawapres), and Instagram (ottawapres).


    Daily devotionals are available throughout the year at d365.  Check it out--along with the great music that is included.