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Exciting Addition to the Staff Team

Exciting Addition to the Staff Team

Mercy Family, The past year God has blessed our church with more people and many new believers, all of whom we thank God for. A short while ago we realized we would need to expand our pastoral team in order to help shepherd the people God is bringing to us. Our elders...

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Cuba’s Great Awakening

Cuba’s Great Awakening

Kurt Urbanek, father to Mercy’s very own Scott Urbanek, wrote a book a few years back called Cuba’s Great Awakening. Kurt has been a missionary to Cuba for over 20 years now and in his book he chronicled the movement of God that has flourished for the past 25+ years...

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Take It From Me, Don’t Waste Your Summer

Take It From Me, Don’t Waste Your Summer

When I was in college, one of my favorite parts of my year was summer break. No class, no deadlines, no school of any kind! I looked forward to sleeping in, seeing old friends, and going to the beach. I had also just worked like crazy during finals and I wanted to...

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Reflections from Easter Sunday

Reflections from Easter Sunday

Easter Weekend 2017 was incredible for Mercy Church. I don’t think this is one I will soon forget. Courtney and I took just a moment Sunday night before complete exhaustion set in to talk debrief the weekend and quickly realized we had SO much to be thankful for....

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Making the Invite to Easter Weekend

Making the Invite to Easter Weekend

Here at Mercy Church, we've got four worship services this weekend. One Good Friday service at 6:30pm and three Easter Sunday services at 8:00, 9:30, and 11:00am. While these are great opportunities to invite someone, maybe you feel like I often do where turning the...

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Serve Charlotte: Compassion to Act

Serve Charlotte: Compassion to Act

Guest post from Mercy Church member, John Eskridge, who serves with local ministry Compassion to Act.  “As each has received a gift, use it to serve one another, as good stewards of God’s varied grace…” - 1 Peter 4:10 “For even the Son of Man came not to be served but...

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Serve Charlotte: Urban Promise

Serve Charlotte: Urban Promise

Guest post from Mercy Church member, Julia Cedarholm, South Boulevard Site Director at UrbanPromise Charlotte.  Mercy Church, our city is hurting. The opportunity statistics of our city produce a feeling of hopelessness for many low-income families.  Ranking last for...

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Better Than Life

Better Than Life

Guest post from Mercy member Ben Doster.  To help my sister, brother and I with scripture memory as little children my grandmother, who we call Baba, would challenge us to learn various Psalms. She’d reward us with a few bucks whenever we’d recite them to her, and for...

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Resources for Further Study in Psalms

Resources for Further Study in Psalms

We opened 2017 with what ended up being my favorite series in our short history as a church. The series, titled "Knowing God," spent four weeks looking at four different Psalms (and to you J.I. Packer fans, yes the theme was a nod to his classic & awesome book by the...

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