A Simple Email Reply that Made All the Difference

By , Contributing Writer| September 20th, 2016|

Just over 10 months ago, I arrived at DFW airport with two sleep deprived children and over 10 pieces of luggage to reunite with my husband, Justin. We’d left Johannesburg, South Africa over 24 hours before; endured an 11-hour flight to London (with one child sick all the way), a 4-hour layover and a 9-hour [...]

Showing Compassion Through the Years

By , Contributing Writer| September 16th, 2016|

Kidzone and Student Ministries on all the Chase Oaks campuses and The Harbor (our ReNew ministry for Students) collectively support 16 Compassion Kids through our partnership with Compassion International. Compassion International is a Christ-centered, child-advocacy ministry that pairs compassionate people with those who are suffering from poverty. The ministry releases children from spiritual, economic, social, [...]

The Power of a Mentor

By , Contributing Writer| September 3rd, 2016|

“I almost talked myself out of it.  But something inside me told me to give it a try.  I’m so thankful I did!  I love my lunch buddy!  He talked my ear off every week!  Ha ha!  Bless his heart, he has a really hard life.  He really just needs someone to talk to; someone [...]