October 13, 2016 - Blog

When I was a youth pastor, I led with a vision to raise up an entire generation of young people who had guts. Students who would stand up to their fears and become everything God intended them to become. I named the ministry “Generation 1:9.”  It was…

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Letter From Bill Rose

October 12, 2016 - Blog

Hey Oasis! I’ve got a few thoughts for you today… #1 – First of all, it’s a crazy time in our church right now! There is so much happening all at the same time, and it’s SO hard to keep up with it all! With…

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Brain Dump

September 8, 2016 - Blog

Howdy Oasis! Here’s a little brain dump for you today… #1 – Can you believe It’s ALREADY September!!?? Tis the season for pumpkin spice, scarves, scarecrows, cool weather…and FOOTBALL! You’ll definitely want to invite a friend and wear your favorite football jersey THIS Sunday as…

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Those “messy people”

August 16, 2016 - Blog

WE ARE RADICALLY INCLUSIVE. This was our very first core value at Oasis. Back in the day, our team of about forty-ish adults would gather and discuss how to create an atmosphere that didn’t just attract the unchurched, but actually INCLUDED them into our community….

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So…What’s Next?

April 11, 2016 - Blog

What’s up, Oasis!   TODAY marks 3 YEARS ago since we held our first info meeting to discuss the possibility of starting a new church in Holly Springs. Back then, I had no clue what would come of the idea to start a new church. I was nervous,…

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Easter…Or The Christian Prom?

March 23, 2016 - Blog

Easter…or The Christian Prom? In a lot of ways, Easter Sunday is like the Christian Prom. It’s a special day in the Spring when people who see each other all year long decide to dress up nicer than usual, attend a well-produced event, then go…

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3 Things You Need To Know About Easter At Oasis

March 23, 2016 - Blog

#1 – People Who Don’t Usually Go To Church, Attend Oasis On Easter. I am honored when people who don’t usually go to church show up at Oasis. One of our goals is to be a church that unchurched people love to attend. So, if…

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Easter At Oasis Church

March 21, 2016 - Blog

What happens when you drop 25,000 Easter invitations in the mail and your website goes down at the same time? …you FREAK OUT! (haha) Then you calm down, write a blog post, and hope people get all the information they are looking for. So, if…

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Springtime, Dudes, & Booty Shorts

March 12, 2016 - Blog

Well guys… It’s that time of the year again. The sun is out, the weather is warming up, and the girls are about to stop wearing clothes. This presents a HUGE problem for a lot of us because, let’s be honest, we’re dudes. And dudes like booty…

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What’s Your Excuse?

February 23, 2016 - Blog

So here’s the deal. Baptism is this Sunday. And I know there are a lot of folks out there who have never been baptized. In your heart, you want to, but let’s be honest….You’ve got a TON of excuses.. When it comes to baptism, is…

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