Meet the Chandlers

Meet the Chandlers

May 23, 2018By Citylight OmahaUncategorized

Hey Citylight Family! We have prayed, and God has answered our prayer! I want to introduce you to Patrick Chandler. Patrick is coming on staff starting June 3rd as our Youth Pastor overseeing and giving leadership to our Middle and High School ministries. Things to know about Patrick: Patrick loves Jesus: Patrick did not grow … Read More

CitylightU Taiwan Mission Trip

CitylightU Taiwan Mission Trip

May 3, 2018By Citylight OmahaMissions

Jesus gave a command in Matthew 28:19-20 when He said, “Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end … Read More

Meet the McCrays

Meet the McCrays

April 25, 2018By Citylight OmahaUncategorized

Hey Citylight Family! Our vision is to multiply disciples and churches and we do that through two primary rhythms: gather and scatter. We gather corporately on Sundays to sit under the teaching of God’s Word and worship, and scatter throughout the week to live on mission in the context of community in City Groups. We … Read More

God in the Midst of Depression

God in the Midst of Depression

April 18, 2018By Citylight OmahaStories

Depression is paralyzing and is unloving. For Samantha depression appeared in her life as a constant fear and paralyzing anxiety about not being able to do the right thing. Not being able to please the people around her. Samantha lived in utter fear and this fear dictated every aspect of her life. She couldn’t function. … Read More

Meet Jessica Applegarth

Meet Jessica Applegarth

April 13, 2018By Citylight OmahaMissions

Who’s that Girl? It’s Jess My name is Jessica Applegarth, I am originally from Beatrice Nebraska, but I have called Omaha home for the past 9 years. I came to Omaha to attend college at Grace University where I received my Bachelor’s in Graphic Design and my Master’s in Counseling Ministry. I worked at Grace … Read More

CitylightU is Heading to Guatemala

CitylightU is Heading to Guatemala

March 23, 2018By Citylight OmahaMissions

Love God. Love People. Spirit Led. The vision of Calvary La Esperanza in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala is simple, their impact is profound. Recently, I got to spend thirteen months serving alongside this church and seeing firsthand what Jesus is doing in their midst. He is redeeming the stories of drug addicts, revealing the Gospel to the … Read More

7 Questions about West Omaha

7 Questions about West Omaha

December 15, 2017By Citylight OmahaUncategorized

As 2017 comes to a close we need to pause and celebrate all of God’s grace. Citylight, God continues to seek and save the lost as we’ve seen more than one hundred people get baptized just this year! Additionally, we got the joy of helping co-plant a new church, Providence, which is now gathering in … Read More

Ennis’s Story

Ennis’s Story

November 23, 2017By Citylight OmahaStories

There wasn’t much grace in Robbie’s life. Instead he was shown dysfunction, addiction, insecurity, fights, struggle, brokenness, emptiness, and prison. This was his normal. “My life was chaos,” said Robbie. Robbie grew up in a dysfunctional house. His Father was an alcoholic and his Mom a user. His parents divorced when he was 14. At … Read More