Five Ways to Support Teachers

By , Copy Editor| July 19th, 2018|

The U.S. Department of Education conducted research on teacher turnover rate and teacher satisfaction. They found nearly 50% of new teachers leave the profession within the first five years, and only 44% of teachers are very satisfied with their job. Oftentimes, studies cite low salaries and an overwhelming workload as reasons for a low satisfaction [...]

Meet Richardson Campus Kidzone Director Brooke Peterson

By , Copy Editor| July 15th, 2018|

This fall, we are excited about launching our new Richardson Campus in such an amazing community. Along with seeing how God uses our new campus to make a difference in the Richardson community, we are also getting excited as we get our staff ready to go by the launch date. Kidzone Director Brooke Peterson has [...]

How to Make a Difference 2gether for Kids

By , Copy Editor| July 5th, 2018|

Although it is the middle of summer break, Chase Oaks is ready to come 2gether for Kids to meet the needs of struggling families this school year. Most of us who have kids will wait for the anticipated tax-free weekend to buy backpacks and school supplies. It is also when teachers will take advantage of [...]

Neighboring in the Summer: Shade or Shine

By , External Ministries Pastor| June 20th, 2018|

At Chase Oaks Church, we’ve talked a lot about the art of neighboring--basically, being a good neighbor. The kind of neighbor that everyone in the neighborhood knows is friendly, caring, and hospitable. The ones that seem to always be the instigators of neighborhood gatherings whether around special holidays or random events. The neighbor everyone knows [...]

Meet Richardson Campus Pastor Michael Yeilding

By , Copy Editor| June 7th, 2018|

Sometimes, we may wonder how our campus pastors began their path of ministry. What led them to becoming our campus pastors? How did they make it to the stage? Richardson Campus Pastor Michael Yeilding revealed more than how he was called to ministry. He revealed his unique life story that put him on a path [...]

How to Be an Advocate in Our Community

By , Copy Editor| May 30th, 2018|

What is an advocate? According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, an advocate is “one who supports or promotes the interests of a cause or group.” Lately, we have seen a lot of advocates in the media. For example, many female celebrities such as Alyssa Milano, Ashley Judd, and Reese Witherspoon have been outspoken about sexual harassment [...]

The Impact of Making a Difference 2gether

By , Copy Editor| May 24th, 2018|

Making a Difference 2gether In April, Chase Oakers and the surrounding communities made an impact through Make a Difference 2gether. Throughout the month, volunteers completed various service projects to help people in need and to beautify our local schools, people donated bags of groceries to fill the needs of our local food pantries, and Chase [...]

Answering the Call to Make a Difference in Our World

By , Copy Editor| April 26th, 2018|

Come as You Are For most of her life, Chase Oaker Anita Maddox identified as an atheist and struggled with alcoholism. Ready for a change, Anita sought help in a drug and alcohol treatment center. Upon leaving the treatment center, Anita began looking for a place where she could learn about God. Not only would [...]

How to Serve the Community to Make a Difference 2gether

By , Copy Editor| April 22nd, 2018|

Many of us want to make a difference in this world. We want to leave a legacy of impact behind. One way we can make a difference is to work together to love and serve our community. There are a variety of ways we can work together to leave a lasting impact on our community. [...]

Serving the Woodbridge Community to Make a Difference 2gether

By , Copy Editor| April 19th, 2018|

Serving the Community Throughout the month of April, Chase Oaks organizes Make a Difference 2gether where each campus works to bring awareness to the needs of our community and to provide opportunities to love and serve others. Although we set aside a month for serving, Chase Oaks continues their mission to meet the deepest needs [...]