Meet Hosanna Gray

Meet Hosanna Gray

December 22, 2018By Citylight OmahaMissions

Originally from Wichita, Kansas, Hosanna attended college in Omaha, graduating from Grace University with a dual major in Biblical and Intercultural Studies with a focus in ESL. Hosanna comes to our Citylight Staff as a Missions Intern, pursuing placement as a long-term International Worker with the Christian & Missionary Alliance. As part of her preparation … Read More

Why Short-Term Mission?

Why Short-Term Mission?

December 22, 2018By Citylight OmahaMissions

Short-term missions can be one of the most heated debates in a church body. With the release of When Helping Hurts and similar works, the damage short-term trips can create was exposed, and some churches responded by axing short-term missions altogether. But short-term missions can also be an amazing (though certainly financially, physically, and emotionally … Read More

Great Commission Fund

Great Commission Fund

November 14, 2018By Citylight OmahaMissions

The Aim The Great Commission Fund (GCF) is the Christian and Missionary Alliance‚Äôs funding mechanism for our more than 700 missionaries sent to the least reached people groups of the world. On average, each missionary family needs an annual funding of $40,000 a year. The Great Commission Fund is responsible for the work of countless … Read More

Meet the Durans

Meet the Durans

October 31, 2018By Citylight OmahaStories

Hey Citylight Family! We exist to multiply disciples and churches, and God is continuing to do a great work in our midst! God has surfaced and raised up new leaders, and since launching the West location in February of this year, an unanticipated ministry was birthed to the Spanish speaking community. With that said, it … Read More

Global Friends

Global Friends

October 26, 2018By Citylight OmahaMissions

Global Friends is a ministry reaching the international students and scholars who come to study in the Omaha area. Our mission statement is: Global Friends exists to bring in, build up and send out international students to the nations. It is an incredible opportunity to have an impact on students from all over the world … Read More

The Williams in Cambodia

The Williams in Cambodia

October 26, 2018By Citylight OmahaMissions

Meet Jeff and Heather Williams Jeff and Heather are Christian & Missionary Alliance International Workers in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. They lead the Urban Ministry Training Center, which we, as a church, had the privilege of contributing to financially last year and hope to again as they continue to build the school facilities. They acted as … Read More

Resisting a Huddle

Resisting a Huddle

October 12, 2018By Citylight OmahaStories

Huddles are important and significant extensions of City Groups where intimate discipleship can occur. Though a lot of emphasis has been placed on them, there can still be barriers that prevent us from taking that step. Amy Nunamaker shares her story of resistance, submission, and life change: We started attending Citylight in December 2015 and … Read More

Remembering the Vegas Shooting

Remembering the Vegas Shooting

October 1, 2018By Citylight OmahaStories

One year ago today, Julie and Seth were sitting in the front bleachers by the Las Vegas music stage anticipating a fun night together and with friends. Shortly after the music and singing started, the first shot came across. Seth thought it was a couple of guys being crazy in the parking lot. But then … Read More