You Are the Beloved

You Are the Beloved

The OCP Blog You Are the Beloved  “Who am I that you would know my name/know my deepest parts/and love me just the same?” -“It’s True” by Karla Adolphe/Enter the Worship Circle When I arrived at OCP for the first time, almost ten years ago, it was just a shell of a...
A Year of Change, a Year of Promise

A Year of Change, a Year of Promise

The OCP Blog A Year of Change, A Year of Promise It has been a year of tremendous change at OCP. It began with the launch of our Friday Lunch Restaurant, saw the departure of Ron Copeland, our founder and Executive Director, and is ending with the search for his...
Featured Volunteer of the Month: George Barksdale

Featured Volunteer of the Month: George Barksdale

The OCP Blog Featured Volunteer of the Month: George Barksdale “The sun traverses the sky, the rivers flow on, the seasons come and go as steadily as the revolving of a wheel. Everything is part of the great and eternally moving Tao”. –Deng Ming-Dao- As you first get...
An Artful Community

An Artful Community

The OCP Blog An Artful Community Our staff are always asking ourselves whether the programming we facilitate in the building is making a positive impact on the folks we welcome every day. We’ve tried a lot of activities. Some have taken off, and some have been duds....