Entries by Jenna Jordan

How to Survive #Finalszn

I decided to do some research before gathering my thoughts on getting through finals week, and I wanted to share my results. How to Get Through Finals Week Laminate your notes to ensure no damage from any tears. After you review your paper and realize nothing makes sense, just keep typing. Allow multiple five-minute breaks […]

Monday Extras: The Mighty Works of God

Mercy Hill, Every week, on Monday, we will have a blog for you with resources for diving deeper into the sermon. Click here to watch this sermon from this past weekend. Sermon Recap This past week, we started a short series entitled A Story Unfolding which seeks to look back at what God has done […]

Using Christmas to Start Something New with Your Kids

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year. All those . . .” well, I’m not quite sure what the rest of the song says. Whatever it says, it’s at least a reminder to us that there is something significant about this time of year. While the stores would have us think it’s about purchasing […]

From the Field: Business as Missions in Japan

Former Mercy Hill members, Phil and Bethany, now live in a tiny ski village in Norikura, Japan as hotel staff and gospel missionaries. Here’s a look at how they are living cross-culturally to share the gospel without burdening the resources of the church. Why Missions Often Fail Japan isn’t the first country to come to […]

10 Signs You Need a Study Break

#Finalszn is upon us. You’re about to enter into a time of chaos, and you know exactly what it’s going to look like. For many of you, you might even have a physical reaction to upcoming finals—increased blood pressure, sleepless nights. You think to yourself, “It’s just 7-10 days. I can do anything for 7-10 […]

Monday Extras: Real Faith Takes Endurance

Mercy Hill, Every week, on Monday, we will have a blog for you with resources for diving deeper into the sermon. Click here to watch this sermon from this past weekend. Sermon Recap In week four of our In the End sermon series, the campus pastors spoke on Revelation 2:8-11 and the questions of what […]

Take A Break with Us; It’s Science

Finals can be daunting. I know because I’m the proud survivor of four years’ worth of finals. As the survivor of four years of finals, I know exactly what you need to do to make it through yours. While you’ve been getting together all your sources for your final papers and presentations, I’ve been getting […]

If I Pray, Will I Be Heard?

As we are continuing in our 30 Days of Prayer season, many of us may be starting to pray for the very first time. And some of us are thinking that God doesn’t seem to be hearing or accepting our prayers; he seems distant—cold. You may be thinking, “Why would God be listening to me […]

Monday Extras: The Danger of Lukewarm Faith

Mercy Hill, Every week, on Monday, we will have a blog for you with resources for diving deeper into the sermon. Click here to watch this sermon from this past weekend. Sermon Recap Week three of the In the End series had Pastor Andrew leading us through the letter to the church in Laodicea. The […]