Pastor Nelson Mercado

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Pastor Nelson Mercado has served as pastor in the KY-TN Conference since 2012 after graduating with a BA in Theology from SAU in Collegedale, TN. His first assignment was Murfreesboro/Tullahoma/Decherd Church district where he served for 6 years. Before he was a pastor, he worked as a paramedic for the Philadelphia Fire Department where he served for 11 years as both paramedic and firefighter and also worked as a paramedic for Memorial Hospital in Chattanooga for 4 years. He served our country in The US. Navy where he served as a Hospital Corpsman. Pastor Mercado graduated in December of 2019 with a master’s in ministry with a concentration in Evangelism and Missions from Southern Adventist University. He has been married to his high school sweetheart Lucy since 1990. They have two kids, Jean Luc who is 28 and works as a payroll specialist, and Ariana who is 22, a student at Andrews University.
Pastor Mercado is passionate about evangelism and making friends in the community.

Nelson Mercado

Feb 3, 2024

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In the context of the time of the end it can be very frustrating not knowing who one is. Do you know who you are? Or, are you having an IDENTITY CRISIS?

Nelson Mercado

Jan 20, 2024

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There are times when everything in our lives seems to go from bad to worse. Times when we feel spiritually weak, and it may seem that God is far from us. We need a source of power; but where can we find it?

Nelson Mercado

Jan 13, 2024

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Religious persecution is a painful and sad reality for many Christians around the world. Why, then, is it that persecution seems, to a great degree, to slumber in America?

Nelson Mercado

Dec 16, 2023

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God's LOVE for the world was first manifested in the birth of Jesus in the manger. How will we manifest the love of God to those around us?

Nelson Mercado

Dec 9, 2023

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Are you someone who displays JOY? Are you someone who knows the JOYS that come at Christmas? What is the reason for that JOY?

Nelson Mercado

Dec 2, 2023

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On the first Christmas God promised: "Glory to God in the highest, and PEACE, goodwill toward men." Yet peace is the last thing we have in our world. Is peace even possible? Yes, and the Bible tells us why.

Nelson Mercado

Nov 25, 2023

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Hope is at the center of the Christmas Story, but, what is our hope founded upon?

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Nelson Mercado

Oct 21, 2023

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Do our giving habits only affect us, or could they affect the entire congregation? Join us as we study a well-known story in the book of Joshua.

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Nelson Mercado

Oct 7, 2023

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What if God forgave us in the same way we forgive others? Is there a danger in not forgiving others?

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Nelson Mercado

Sep 30, 2023

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Many Christians struggle with forgiveness. Is being “forgiving” an attribute that we should have? What constitutes true forgiveness and how important is it?

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The final presentation of the Present Truth Series. Now that we have identified the two beasts of Revelation 13, What is the Image of the Beast, and how does this lead to the implementation of the Mark of the Beast? What is the Mark of the Beast?

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The continuation of the Present Truth Series, we will focus our study on the Third Angel's Message and unmask the "Mark of the Beast." Who is the 2nd beast?

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The continuation of the Present Truth Series, we will focus our study on the Third Angel's Message and unmask the "Mark of the Beast."

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Nelson Mercado

Jun 24, 2023

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Nelson Mercado

May 20, 2023

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Have you ever wondered if Jesus was ever amazed? The Bible provides two stories that say Jesus was amazed and, this may surprise you, but you can cause Him to be amazed.

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Nelson Mercado

May 6, 2023

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Revelation 12 describes God’s last-day people as the ones who “keep the commandments of God and have the testimony of Jesus Christ.” What is the "Testimony of Jesus" and what does it have to do with God's End-Time Remnant People?

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Nelson Mercado

Apr 29, 2023

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Have there been times when you thought God wasn't listening to your prayers? Are there prayers that God will not answer? How can we know? The Bible provides a way to have your prayers answered all of the time.

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Nelson Mercado

Apr 1, 2023

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The fourth and final message of the Made for Mission Series, as we participate in Jesus' mission, who is He trying to reach through us?

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Nelson Mercado

Mar 25, 2023

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So far, we have learned that we are all called into mission by Jesus. We have also come to terms with those things that distract us from our mission. So, now that we are ready to embark on our God-ordained mission, what message should we be sharing?

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Nelson Mercado

Mar 18, 2023

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The 2nd part of our "Made for Mission" series. Everyone is called to live a life of mission. But are there things in your life keeping you from joining Jesus in His mission to seek and save that which was lost?

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