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Creative

During each service there will be excellent contemporary praise and worship intentionally planned so that everybody present has an opportunity to encounter God. So whether you are new to discovering who God is or you have been a Christ follower for a long time, it will be an experience you can connect with.

Worship

One of the great things you can do in the midst of a fast is establish a worship routine.  Where you set aside time daily to exalt and connect with God. James 4:8 Draw near to God, and he will draw near to you… This is currently one of our many favorites....

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Worship Wednesday

Welcome back to Worship Wednesday.  This weekend at Mercy City Church, we'll be introducing another new song off of Elevation Worship's new Album, "Here As In Heaven".  A song called "Resurrecting", we thought that as we prepare for Easter At The Cornhusker there...

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Worship Wednesday

We thought you might enjoy a new worship song...really new!  Just released last week, we're sure you'll love spending time exalting Jesus with Elevation Worship's, "Here As In Heaven."  When you love it, why don't you head over to iTunes and purchase the whole album....

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Sunday Setlist 1.10.16

It's pretty much always the case around here...But we are extra excited for tomorrow's service as we start our brand new series - "Small Things, Big Difference". This setlist is going to provide a great start to what is sure to be an awesome day at Church.  See you...

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Christmas at The Cornhusker

What an awesome night at The Cornhusker celebrating our first Christmas together!  As the years go on we know that each will get bigger and better.  But there is something special about that first one that we'll never forget!  From "Selfies with Santa", to caricature...

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Home

As many of you know, Pastor Matt started a new series, "Home For The Holidays".  And we came across a song that we felt encompassed the heart of what he was wanting to communicate during the series.  But really, we just LOVED the song! So we wanted to leave it here...

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News

Get The Hell Out!

Our New Series, "Get The Hell Out", beginning Sunday, April 23, 2017. At Mercy City Church // Services at Dawes Middle School 9 & 10:30 am // 5130 Colfax Ave. Lincoln, NE. Life to the full - This idea overwhelms many of us with thoughts of busy, burden, and...

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Heart For The House – 2017

We are SO excited for our very first "Heart For The House" offering!  This is an opportunity for us a church family to come individually and do our very best in giving to The Lord, as well as collectively accomplish something together that we couldn't alone. Our goal...

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Team Night 3.31.17

Make plans to join us for TEAM NIGHT! . . This Friday, 7 pm March 31st at Dawes Middle School. Pastor Adam Scharfe will be with us from Wave Church NC. It's going to be a night that you won't want to miss! . . As always, Team Night is for all of our volunteers or...

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Annual Report – 2016

We are so excited to share last year's annual report (here) with you!  Being a part of a growing and thriving church is very exciting. But when we were able to put some metrics on paper and actually see all that God has accomplished through us, well to say the very...

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Creature Of Habit

What Creature are you feeding? Join us this Sunday, as we kick off our new series learning about the power of habits. We all know this is the time to start something new...start with us this Sunday, 9a or 10:30a at Dawes Middle School. As always our amazing kids...

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Church Online

On January 1st, 2017 we will be hosting church online! Due to the scheduling conflicts of LPS during the holiday season, Dawes Middle School is closed to all activities.  Which includes church.  So this year we are hosting "Church Online"! Pastor Matt has pre-recorded...

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It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year

Ready or not, it’s here. The most WONDERful time of the year! This amazing season can take on a life of its own with trees, toys, timeless stories, and tales. Often we get so caught up in the wonder of it all, that we may find ourselves asking, "What is the real...

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New Series

Join us this Sunday for our new series, “Prosper”. In a season where every waking moment is bombarded by outside opinion, scare tactics and uncertainty. We’ll be looking into what the bible teaches about the possibility of a peaceful and prosperous life, that is ours...

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November Team Night

Mark you calendars! We can't wait for TEAMNIGHT This Sunday night, November 6th. Team night is a night for those who are on or are interested in becoming part of our "Dream Team" -- our volunteer team that makes Mercy City the church that it is! This month's team...

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True[ish]

WE CAN'T WAIT FOR CHURCH ON SUNDAY for so many reasons, but largely because we're kicking off our October message series, "True(ish)". God's truth is black and white and even though there is no gray area, that's where so many of us live today. We prefer to live by the...

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City Kids

During each service we offer creative and exciting programs for children from birth to 5th grade. Our loving team members teach biblical values that will help your children build a strong foundation of faith to grow on.

Good Expectations

“Now all glory to God, who is able, through his mighty power at work within us, to accomplish infinitely more than we might ask or think.” - ‭‭Ephesians‬ ‭3:20‬ ‭NLT‬‬ I want to lead out by giving ALL GLORY TO GOD!  Honestly, it would be laughable for me or our church...

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21 Day Fast – 16

We are in the home stretch!  Which for me means fighting the constant desire to quit because I have already made it this far!  In times of fasting, it is easy to give up, to compromise or to justify but I urge you to finish well!  I have learned a lot over the past 14...

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21 Day Fast – #10

Thanks for taking a minute to read this short post.  Our hope is that you'll be encouraged to continue leaning into The Lord and what He is saying and doing in the midst of our time of prayer and fasting.  He wants to move on your behalf! (2 Chron. 7:14) Remember, our...

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21 Day Fast 2017 – #6

Here we are...almost a week into our annual church wide fast.  Again, this is NOT a required fast.  But as a church we do believe in the power of denying ourselves to lean into the place where God wants us to be, and doing so at the beginning of each year to help set...

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21 Day Fast 2017

We are so excited to be embarking on this spiritual journey together again in 2017!  Many of you have asked for more resources on fasting in order to gain better understanding of what it is actually all about, so we've got a couple of those for you here today(Links...

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#IKYABWAI 21 Day Devo – 21

#IKYABWAI 21 Day Devo -21 Pick your favorite Scripture from week #3.   Meditate on it, as you read it several times allowing it to really sink in. Write down why it was the one that resonated with you the most and an action plan of how you’re going to implement it in...

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#IKYABWAI 21 Day Devo – 20

#IKYABWAI 21 Day Devo -20 Welcome to day #20, I’m super pumped that you’re still with me!  Only one more day until we can say we completed this together! Again, I hope by now you’ve realized that going through a bit of an “Identity Crisis” as a believer is...

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#IKYABWAI 21 Day Devo – 19

#IKYABWAI 21 Day Devo -19 Scripture to Meditate on: Romans 7:15-20; 25 15) What I don’t understand about myself is that I decide one way, but then I act another, doing things I absolutely despise. So if I can’t be trusted to figure out what is best for myself and then...

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#IKYABWAI 21 Day Devo – 18

#IKYABWAI 21 Day Devo -18 Scripture to Meditate on: Romans 12:2 “Don’t copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Then you will learn to know God’s will for you, which is good and pleasing...

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#IKYABWAI 21 Day Devo – 17

#IKYABWAI 21 Day Devo -17 Scripture to Meditate on: Romans 8:1-2 “So now there is no condemnation for those who belong to Christ Jesus. 2) And because you belong to him, the power of the life-giving Spirit has freed you from the power of sin that leads to death....

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