Four Budget-Friendly Summer Activities for Your Kids

By , Contributing Writer| July 1st, 2018|

When I meet someone new and they ask me what me what I do, I typically respond, “I’m a stay-at-home mom who doesn’t stay home.” I’m not the type of mom who can stay home for days at a time. Usually, I try to leave the house to do something every day, or I start [...]

Four Firework Displays to Celebrate the Fourth of July

By , Copy Editor| June 24th, 2018|

Every Fourth of July, there are spectacular firework displays throughout the surrounding communities. Oftentimes, there will be special celebrations and events that take place prior to the firework show in the evening. Fourth of July events and firework displays are great opportunities for you to invite your neighbors! Bring extra blankets and chairs and invite [...]

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 [...]

Fun June Summer Events for Kids

By , Copy Editor| May 16th, 2018|

With summer approaching, the kids are getting excited, ready for school to be over and for summer fun to begin. But parents might be thinking, What am I going to do with my children this summer? Having kids at home full time can be difficult. The good news is there are plenty of local events [...]