2016 Summer Mission Trips Recap

By , Contributing Writer| August 29th, 2016|

Melissa Bunce Summer is a great time for families to break out of their normal routines and experience life in a fresh way.  Over the past few months, three teams of incredible Chase Oakers did just that by participating in our short-term summer mission trips.  Through their faithful service, they were able to [...]

Leaders Inspired at Summit Super Saturday

By , Contributing Writer| August 28th, 2016|

Todd Baughman Dynamic and inspirational speakers shared insights on leadership and personal development during Summit Super Saturday on August 21 at the Chase Oaks Legacy campus. The Global Leadership Summit was a two-day event telecast live from Willow Creek Community Church near Chicago to hundreds of locations in North America. Throughout the fall, [...]

Finding Your Tribe at Chase Oaks

By , Contributing Writer| August 27th, 2016|

In our current series, “Tribe,” we are learning about the importance of finding those deep connections with others in life that God designed us for and how these life-giving relationships help to recharge and energize us during the good times and the bad.  That’s why NOW is the perfect time to get into a LifeGroup [...]

Announcing the Launch of “The Harbor”

By , Student Care Director| August 24th, 2016|

At “The Harbor,” our main goal is to create a safe place where students can come as they are, and be authentic, honest and real with both their peers and adult small group leaders. Life is tough, and we all need a little help navigating through the stormy waters of Middle School, High School and [...]

New Series Starting: Tribe

By , Communications Pastor| August 18th, 2016|

Several years ago, my family and I moved to Hesston, Kansas—a small town just north of Wichita. In our first weeks and months there, as we tried to learn about the town and its people, we heard over and over about the great tornado that hit that community some 25 years earlier. On March 13, [...]

Student Summer Recap 2016

By , Student Ministry Pastor| August 16th, 2016|

Michael Yielding When the summer finally fizzles out and school cranks back up here in a few weeks, I bet most students won't make it to the lunch bell without already thinking and dreaming about being out of school next summer. And while that may sound silly, it's simply a fact of life: [...]