Freedom

Freedom

September 3, 2021By Citylight OmahaCare, Stories

Sam Nigro couldn’t catch his breath. He noticed how out of shape he had become the past few years. He was 50 pounds overweight and his diet reflected that. He just had a medical procedure done on his heart and was diagnosed with diabetes. He knew a lot of change needed to happen. He was … Read More

An Unexpected Gift

An Unexpected Gift

August 13, 2021By Citylight OmahaStories

The Premarital Mentoring Ministry at Citylight just made sense to Karen as a place where she could serve. The large group ministries were good but she really liked the one-on-one ministry and the impact it can have on individuals. Plus she loved young adults. Her heart is tender toward that season of life and plus … Read More

A Different Way

A Different Way

August 4, 2021By Citylight OmahaCare

Come to me all who are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light. Matthew 11:28-30 If this year taught … Read More

Love When Life is Hard

Love When Life is Hard

July 30, 2021By Citylight OmahaStories

Growing up in a small rural town in Western Nebraska, where a strong character was the standard and only your best was tolerated, Makenna Woods came to realize little by little that she couldn’t live up to that especially on her own merits. She recognized she wasn’t strong all of the time and no matter … Read More

Adding to Their Numbers

Adding to Their Numbers

July 26, 2021By Citylight OmahaStories

Ever since DJ and Dana started attending Citylight as singles over eight years ago, their lives have always included a City Group. At first it was attending a City Group for college ages, then when they got married it was attending and leading a City Group for young marrieds, and now it’s co-leading a City … Read More

Four Words

Four Words

July 8, 2021By Citylight OmahaStories

Anyone who asks Katie Schwartz what inspires her in life, second to the gospel, will receive a beaming response that consists of four words…“my nieces and nephews.” These six-little people, as well as her entire family, have been motivation and support for Katie during her treatment and recovery journey. Katie wants to be healthy for … Read More

Pictures

Pictures

June 29, 2021By Citylight OmahaStories

After a Sunday morning gathering a little over a year ago, Kim and Josiah Parker were seated together at home reflecting on their life, their strengths and experiences, with the intention of trying to figure out what they can do for the mission of God. They happened to glance at a picture nearby of themselves … Read More