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Starting Point | March 7
Starting Point regularly takes place the first Sunday of each month and is a great first step to connect with the life and family of Mercy Church. It is a 30-min informational session that will resource you with the basics of who we are as a church, how we seek to follow Jesus in our daily lives, as well as give you information about how to get involved with serving and community. Our time will conclude with a short Q&A. Reserve your spot at our next Starting Point here!
Equip: Financial Stewardship | March 16
Financial Stewardship class aims to equip attendees with biblical principles to be applied to personal finance through a series of teachings and small group discussions. This will involve a 9-week class of Financial Peace University, a Christian-based course in personal finance. You can learn more about this class and sign up to attend virtually by clicking here!
Good Friday | April 2
We will gather together on Good Friday to mourn the death of Christ, repenting of the sin that he bore on the cross. We will have two in-person services at our Providence Road campus, as well as two online services that will stream at the same times as the in-person services. Service times are 5:30 pm and 7:00 pm. We do ask that you RSVP for the in-person services. RSVP link coming soon!
MercyKids Egg-stravaganza | April 3
Join us for an Egg Hunt on the Saturday of Easter weekend for ages one year to fifth grade! Kids will “hunt” for eggs within their age-appropriate groups and receive a prize once they’ve filled their carton! Invite other families to join you, no RSVP is needed for this event!
Parent Commissioning | April 18
During Parent Commissioning, we come together to celebrate the fact that you want to raise your child up in a God-centered home! On the day of this celebration, we will bring you up on stage and pray for you as a church family, commissioning you as parents and committing to come alongside you as a church family as you raise your child to know and love Jesus! Sign up here!
VBS 2021 | June 13 – 17
This year’s VBS will take place from June 13-17, so go ahead and mark your calendars! VBS will be for ages 4 – completed 5th grade. You can register your child here — adults can sign up to participate as a volunteer through this link as well!
Parents, now is a great time to sign up to receive the MercyKids Newsletter so you don’t miss any updates. Head over to the MercyKids page to join now!
Mission Fuge Students’ Camp | June 29 – July 3
Mercy Students is headed to Mission Fuge over the summer! This week of camp will allow you to spend time growing in your walk with Jesus, participating in various mission tracks, and developing friendships with other Christians. If you plan to attend, we ask that you make your $60 deposit by March 15. Learn more on the students’ page here!
Membership Class | To Be Announced
If you’re interested in becoming a covenant member and have attended Starting Point, Membership Class is your next step! Details and future dates will be listed soon!
GroupLink | January 31
Community groups are smaller gatherings of the people of Mercy Church, consisting of people of all ages. Groups are geographically based, organized according to where people live to help facilitate true ongoing community. Find a group at our next GroupLink which will be in-person after each service! RSVP here.
New Community Group Leader Interest Meeting | Jan 10
If you are interested in becoming a Community Group leader, join us after service for a 30 min informational session about our vision for Community Groups and what it means to be a group leader! If you are ready to apply to be a leader in addition to coming to the interest meeting you can fill out a leader application here! If you have any other questions about this interest meeting, email email@example.com.
Mom to Mom | October 29
If you’re a mom looking to connect with other moms at Mercy Church, bring your kids and let them play together on the Providence Road playground while you hang out with other moms! This is a drop-in event, so if you can stay for 20 minutes or 2 hours, it’s up to you and your schedule! Each drop-in event will be on Thursdays from 3-5 pm. No RSVP required!
Check Out the Latest Classes!
We offer quarterly classes and forums to provide practical training for gospel living. Past Equip topics include How to Share the Gospel, How to Read the Bible, Lunch & Learn, God & Politics, and more! See which classes are coming soon and review resources from classes that have already happened here!
Student Gatherings | Thursdays
Each Thursday, our Mercy Students meet together for a time of discipleship and fellowship. Mercy Students is open to rising sixth graders through high school seniors. To learn more about these weekly gatherings, click here!
Mercy Northeast | Coming Soon
Interested in helping to plant our newest campus in the Northeast area of Charlotte? Learn more about who is leading this campus, who should be a part of this campus and more here!
Reopening Plan | Learn More
As the government continues to update physical distancing restrictions, Mercy Church is excited to begin moving towards being able to meet together in person again. Learn more about our reopening plan here!
Baptisms | Last Sunday of the Month
Baptism is an outward expression of the inward reality that you have been buried with Christ and raised to walk in the new life he gives you. Being baptized shows others that you’ve decided to follow Jesus, and allows them to celebrate this decision with you. If you feel that the Lord is calling you to this step of obedience, we encourage you to sign up here.
Live Album: Good, Great
Mercy Worship’s newest album Good, Great is now available! Full-length videos are available on YouTube and audio is available wherever you regularly listen to music – Spotify, Apple Music, and Amazon music! You can also find additional resources for the album here.
The Gospel Wheel
The Gospel Wheel is a tool designed to help you follow Jesus in your daily life. You can use the wheel to guide your discipleship, evaluate your discipleship, and teach others how to follow Jesus as well! Learn how to use the wheel and download the PDF booklet here.
Short Term Missions
We want to see a gospel awakening in the city of Charlotte that reaches the ends of the earth, and that means going to the ends of the earth with the gospel! Take a step into international missions by going on a short term trip. We have partners all over the world, and we want to send you.
Due to COVID19, all short term trips have been suspended through the remainder of 2020.