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 [...]

Young Life: Building Relationships at Sloan Creek Campus

By , | October 25th, 2017|

As adults, choosing to leave margin for building relationships can be incredibly difficult in our busy lives. We tend to get overstretched trying to keep up with our fast-paced culture. Oftentimes, we wish we had more time in the day to prioritize relationships. But what if we already know how to find the joy in [...]

Finding New Health with ReNew

By , | October 4th, 2017|

When most of us think of our health, we think of our resolutions to buy all organic produce, to work out at the gym, and to schedule our next physical. Oftentimes, we forget about our spiritual health. We forget that we need to take time to renew our minds and spirits as well as our [...]

Transformation of a Tattoo Artist: Letting Go and Letting God

By , Copy Editor| September 26th, 2017|

Tattooing is more than just an art form. It is a lifestyle. To promote their work, tattoo artists spend their time traveling and attending events and parties. Promotions and parties expose many artists to alcohol and drugs, making them susceptible to addiction. Captivated by the artist’s lifestyle, Tattoo Artist Mikie Hansen became entangled in the [...]

Chase Oaks En Español—Where We Belong

By , Contributing Writer| July 12th, 2017|

It’s interesting that God would have me write this now. My nest has just become half-empty. I have to trust God will take care of my now, adult children and what we have planted over the years will grow and help them continue living in the faith we taught them. A big part of that [...]

New Service Times Starting in 2017

By , Legacy Campus Pastor| December 6th, 2016|

I love how we’ve been learning more about our Chase Oaks DNA through the “We Too” sermon series this fall. One of our DNA statements (This Is Not Our Party) reminds us that our weekend services are meant to provide strategic and effective environments to help reach the 1 million people in the 10-mile radius [...]

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 [...]