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Chase Oaks and YMCA Partnership is Here For Good

By , Contributing Writer| August 4th, 2020|

It starts at 7:30 weekday mornings. A caravan of cars, trucks and SUVs of every make, model, size, and color do a slow roll up to Chase Oaks Church. Passenger doors fly open and emerging kids are greeted by a masked counselor with an infrared thermometer and an amazing attitude. "Good morning, how are you? [...]

Chase Oaks Church’s Chinese Ministry Is Here For Good

By , Contributing Writer| May 19th, 2020|

It’s a part of Detroit a lot of people try to avoid. Block after block of abandoned houses, not much more than brick piles, the definition of urban decay. But shining bright in some of those battered neighborhoods are a handful of well-kept homes filled with blue-collar families breathing life back into Southwest Detroit. Families [...]

The Mark Urbin Story: Finding Joy in Suffering

By , Contributing Writer| January 2nd, 2020|

In today’s world where news travels fast, we see so much suffering happening every day, affecting so many lives. Suffering can bring us to the brink of despair. Or suffering can strengthen. Here is the story of Chase Oaker Mark Urbin and his family as they learned how finding joy in suffering can transform your [...]