Being a Dreamer and Dreamtender: Finding Balance as a Mom

By , Contributing Writer| May 12th, 2018|

Being a mom is challenging yet rewarding. Oftentimes, we will put our dreams on hold to do what we think is best for our families. As moms, we are called to love and serve our families. So, we pour most of our time and energy into being a dreamtender, supporting and encouraging our husbands and [...]

Overcoming Fear When Making Decisions

By , Contributing Writer| February 4th, 2018|

When faced with making decisions, especially life-changing ones, it is natural for us to feel fear and anxiety. We might have a fear of the unknown, a fear of failure, or a fear of not knowing if we are really hearing God right. Fear can paralyze us, causing us to delay our decisions or to [...]

2gether We Made Great Impact!

By , Contributing Writer| May 5th, 2017|

In true Chase Oaks style, We Don’t Go It Alone when We Glow in the Dark! Instead of building separate programs to meet community needs, we reach into places of need by offering our resources and support to those people and organizations who are already effectively doing the work necessary to address a specific need. [...]

JOY in the Next Step of Faith

By , Contributing Writer| June 24th, 2016|

“The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.” (Proverbs 9:10) As Jeff says frequently in his sermons, “God loves us enough to meet us where we are, but he also loves us enough to not let us stay there.” He wants to transform not only our eternity, but [...]