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November 16, 2015

"Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful." Colossians 3:15


  • Green Oaks School will be closed all next week for Thanksgiving. Have a safe and restful holiday.

Craft Fair

Thank you to everyone who participated in making our Craft Fair a success. Whether you sent in baked goods, helped us advertise, or came and shopped...we appreciate you!

Family Christmas Program

This year's Family Christmas Program will be on Thursday, December 10 at Woodland West Church of Christ, 3101 West Park Row Drive, Arlington, TX 76013. All GOS and GOAL students who attend on Friday will have a part in the program. More information coming soon.

Singing Christmas Tree

Southcliff Church at 4100 Loop 820 in Fort Worth invites you to their Singing Christmas Tree. There is a special performance for those with special needs on December 6th at 4:30, but anyone is welcome to ANY performance.

Gator Gala

The Craft Fair is's time to start thinking about the Gator Gala. This year's event will be held on February 27 at Cacharel Restaurant. More information to come!

Important Dates

November 23-27 Thanksgiving Holiday

Thursday, 12/10 Family Christmas Program

In Our Prayers…

  • Prayers for Jessica Collicutt (former Green Oaks employee) and her family, especially her brother Lance Smith. He was involved in a car accident and suffered serious injuries.
  • Prayers for Deanie Horton (Nikki Williams' grandma), Teresa Koch (Rebecca's mom), Judith Brewington (Jonathan's mom), and Sharon (Benjamin Hefner's aunt) as they struggle with health issues.
  • Ongoing prayers for Nic Patterson and Adrian Martinez as they continue to fight leukemia.

We’d like to include your prayer concerns, too. Please call the office or submit them by email to

Happy Birthday!

11/17 Mrs. Love
11/21 Mrs. Charlotte Speirs (music)
11/23 Jonathan St. John
11/24 Ben Grimm
11/24 Marky Marquez
11/29 Mrs. Rebecca Sas (Speech)


Green Oaks has a continual need for items (listed below). In addition to the items on our wish list, right now we are in need of gift cards to Half Price Books, comic books, magazine subscriptions to Sports Illustrated Kids, Christian magazines, and teen magazines, including M, Twist, Teen Ink, etc. Green Oaks continues to collect Box Tops and Labels for Education. Please send these to school in a Ziploc bag.

White copy paper

Paper plates

Plastic forks, spoons, & knives

Diet soda

Bottled water

Disinfecting Wipes

30 or 33 Gallon Trash Bags

White cardstock

Napkins/Paper towels

These items are always needed and appreciated!

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