Rose LifeGroup Outreach Event Extends Invitation to All

By , Contributing Writer| January 14th, 2018|

At the outset of our planning, it became quickly apparent that our outreach event needed the full support and cooperation of our entire LifeGroup. So, as we began, we simply brainstormed ideas to answer the basic questions: why, what, when, where, who, and how. The "why" was relatively simple—we wanted to follow the directives of [...]

DIY Christmas Decorations You Can Make This Holiday

By , Copy Editor| December 24th, 2017|

As Advent season comes to a close, our Christmas decorations and wrapped gifts are ready to go to host our family and friends on the big day to which we have all been counting down. You may think since Christmas is around the corner, all there is left to do for Advent is to read [...]

Three Ways to Celebrate Advent in Your Kitchen

By , Copy Editor| December 17th, 2017|

When we celebrate Advent, many of us think about attending church services and events, saying extra prayers, reading devotionals, or marking off an Advent calendar. But one way you can celebrate Advent is in the comfort of your own home by baking in your kitchen. There are different seasonal desserts your family and friends can [...]

Five Simple Ways to Love Our Neighbors This Christmas

By , Copy Editor| December 13th, 2017|

When is the last time you opened your door to a group of Christmas carolers singing your favorite Christmas songs? When is the last time you opened your door to receive a bag of treats that made you excited to open? When is the last time you opened your door to a neighbor reaching out [...]

Five Family-Friendly Activities to Celebrate Advent

By , Copy Editor| December 3rd, 2017|

Advent season is a time of expectation as we prepare our hearts for the celebration of the birth that changed everything—the birth of Jesus Christ. As the anticipation builds throughout the Advent season, there are many wonderful events that allow us to slow down and to spend quality time with our family and friends. There [...]

How to Neighbor During the Christmas Season

By , External Ministries Pastor| November 30th, 2017|

The Christmas “season” spans a length of time that seems to change depending with whom you are talking. We all know the people who love the fact that lights and decorations go up, and Christmas music about Jesus’ birth and sleigh rides begins well before that “other” holiday near the end of November. There are [...]

Three Ways to Celebrate 2gether This Christmas

By , Copy Editor| November 15th, 2017|

When the Christmas music starts playing on the radio, Christmas movies start airing on Hallmark, and ugly Christmas sweaters hit the shelves at Target, it is time for Chase Oaks Church to Celebrate 2gether. While the Christmas season can bring fond memories of decorating the tree, baking cookies, and wrapping presents with our families, it [...]

Connecting with Community: The Tale of the Christmas Brunch Bunch

By , Contributing Writer| November 1st, 2017|

As Chase Oakers, we often hear the phrase “make a difference,” which makes us think of traveling across the world for mission trips. But one easy way for Chase Oakers to make a difference is to connect with our community this holiday season. This is exactly what one Chase Oaks family does every year. Here [...]

Gifts For Moms Set to Party in Style!

By , Contributing Writer| November 29th, 2016|

About 90 single moms wearing colorful tutus will fill the Legacy Room, Saturday, December 17, as our Chase Oaks Legacy Campus hosts the annual Gifts for Moms Christmas Party. This year’s theme is “Shabby Chic Christmas,” and the attire is “tutu chic.” Moms will be treated to valet parking, a special meal prepared by renowned [...]