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 [...]

How to Make a Difference 2gether in the Woodbridge Community

By , Copy Editor| April 8th, 2018|

Chase Oaks Church strives to love and to serve our local community by meeting its deepest needs. One way we do this every year is through Make a Difference 2gether. Throughout the month of April, each of our campuses will have numerous opportunities for everyone to get involved in Make a Difference 2gether. Three Ways [...]

How We Can Make a Difference 2gether

By , External Ministries Pastor| April 1st, 2018|

The grass is turning green, blossoms are sprouting, and leaves on the trees are pushing through the bare twigs we’ve been looking at since the leaves fell to the ground. I love springtime for all it brings: renewed life and beauty as I look into the distance and see the forest coming alive again! It [...]

Discovering Our Gifts Through Storms

By , | January 4th, 2018|

It’s not a matter if a storm is going to enter your life. It’s when. But storms do not define our lives. Rather, they provide opportunities for us to overcome adversity, which can help us discover who we are, including our gifts. “Compared to what others have gone through, the storms I have faced seem [...]

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 [...]

Growing in Service

By , Contributing Writer| September 13th, 2017|

Each of us has gifts, and as good stewards of those gifts, we serve others. To help us be good stewards, Chase Oaks Church provides a variety of opportunities to meet individual needs and interests in every season of life to serve our fellow Chase Oakers and our community. Due to these opportunities, Sherrie and [...]

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 [...]

My New Normal Started at the Chase Oaks Family Center

By , Contributing Writer| February 27th, 2017|

It’s an amazing blessing to see what God can do when you choose to follow and serve Him. I knew I had to find a new normal. While I was gone, changes at my previous church resulted in fewer people my age and stage of life to connect with. I started looking for another church [...]

An Invitation to Celebrate 2gether!

By , Contributing Writer| November 15th, 2016|

Can you feel it in the air as the temperatures finally start to drop?  Or perhaps you smell it when you walk into a store and the scent of pine or cinnamon wafts through the air.  Yes, it’s nearly Christmas, and time for Chase Oaks Church to Celebrate 2gether!  Part of the celebration at this [...]

Multiplied Results

By , Contributing Writer| October 26th, 2016|

Sometimes when you do an act of service for someone in need, the act itself is the result and reward. At other times, one act breeds another which blossoms into another, and the results are multiplied much more than initially imagined. Below is a heart-warming story about the second scenario. Back in June, our Sloan [...]