everyone matters.  everyone forgives.

everyone grows. 


Mercy Hill is a church that is committed to making an impact for Christ in Rochester and the surrounding area.  We’re confident you’ll find Mercy Hill feels like home – a place where you and your family matter and can grow.  We’d be honored if you would be our guest!

We look forward to seeing you!
Pastor Fred & Kelly Shirley
Mercy Hill Pastors
Our Mission
Mercy Hill Church exists to make a measurable impact for Jesus in Rochester, Southeastern Minnesota and the world.
Our Core Values
everyone matters.
At Mercy Hill, you and your family matter. You were important enough for Jesus to die for, therefore you are important enough to be loved and accepted by your church family.
everyone forgives.
At Mercy Hill, we walk in forgiveness and love towards each other. This world is a tough and unforgiving place, therefore your church should provide a compassionate and merciful community for you to be a part of.
everyone grows.
At Mercy Hill, everyone is called to impact their world for Jesus. Therefore, we will equip you to grow in your faith and to live an extraordinary life for God.
Service Times: 
– Sunday Worship Service at 10 am
– Wednesday Bible Study at 7 pm 
– All Church Prayer on the 1st & 3rd
   Saturday of each month at 6 pm 
Children’s Ministry on Sunday Mornings and Wednesday Nights
RISE Youth Group on Wednesday Nights at 7 pm 


There’s a ministry for every age group at Mercy Hill Church.  We know that every generation is important to what God is doing in our church and throughout our city.  Click on the ministry logo to learn more about what is offered.  
Playhouse Kids
This is our Nursery & Preschool Ministries.
We minister to the babies (up to 3 years old) in one classroom.
We minister to the preschoolers (ages 3-5) in another classroom with Bible lessons that are designed to reach them at their own age and stage.
We have children’s ministry at the Sunday morning Worship service and on Wednesday nights for our midweek worship.
ClubHouse Kids
This is our gradeschool ministry for kids in Kindergarten through 5th grade. Pastor Jon & Tammy aim to make the Word of God come ALIVE for the kids at Mercy Hill.
You can see what they’re teaching on YouTube each week at The ClubHouse Kids.
ClubHouse has Sunday School at 9 am on Sundays followed by a Children’s Service at 10 am and they meet on Wednesdays during our midweek service.
RISE Student Ministry
Our Student ministry is led by Pastor Patrick and they meet on Wednesday nights at 7 pm along with Life Groups and events throughout the month. RISE is for students in 6th through 12th grade and friends and guest are always welcome.  Each week starts with fun and games, a time of worship and a message from Pastor Patrick that every youth needs to hear.
Check out their Facebook page for more info.
KNLW 98.9 is a low-power FM radio station owned, managed, and produced by Mercy Hill Church.
KNLW is broadcast from the cross tower at the church in northwest Rochester just off Hwy 52.  KNLW has been on the air in Rochester since August 22, 2007.
KNLW is programmed to play contemporary Christian praise and worship music in the Rochester area.  The goal of the radio station is to support the vision of Mercy Hill Church to make a measurable impact for Jesus in Rochester, southeast Minnesota, and the world.

We’re happy to offer our sermons for you to listen to all week long.  We’re praying that you’ll hear the Lord speak to you while you listen.  At Mercy Hill…we like to be real.  So – if you have a question…we want to hear about it.  Feel free to email your questions to  

Oct 20, 2019
Sowing Seeds in Empty Fields pt.2
By: (All)
Series: Our Friends
Pastor Kevin Fletcher concludes his message.
  • Oct 20, 2019Sowing Seeds in Empty Fields pt.2
    Oct 20, 2019
    Sowing Seeds in Empty Fields pt.2
    By: (All)
    Series: Our Friends
    Pastor Kevin Fletcher concludes his message.
  • Oct 20, 2019Sowing Seeds in Empty Fields
    Oct 20, 2019
    Sowing Seeds in Empty Fields
    By: (All)
    Series: Our Friends
    Pastor Keven & Susan Fletcher minister this morning.
    Susan shares an update on their ministry in London, and Kevin speaks on empty fields. He reminds us that WE are The Church and that if we don't sow The Seed, as told in The Great Commission, that there will never be a harvest.
    Habakkuk 2:14
    Mark 4:26-29
  • Oct 13, 2019The Force of Disappointment pt.2
    Oct 13, 2019
    The Force of Disappointment pt.2
    Series: (All)
    Pastor Fred concludes his message on combating disappointment.
  • Oct 13, 2019The Force of Disappointment
    Oct 13, 2019
    The Force of Disappointment
    Series: (All)
    Pastor Fred explains how disappointment can overwhelm us and lead to a negative expectancy. How do we combat it? By being grounded in the Word and remembering God's promises and blessings to us.
    John 3:14-17
  • Oct 6, 2019Change has a purpose, Pastor Fred
    Oct 6, 2019
    Change has a purpose, Pastor Fred
    Series: (All)
         Pastor Fred reminds us how to remain in Him in the middle of our seasons. Whether starting a new one, in the middle of one, or ending one he reminds us how to stay in him. Take a moment to remind yourself who you are in him, remind yourself who's anointing you have in you. Psalms 103:2      Let all that I am praise the Lord; may I never forget the good things he does for me.
  • Sep 29, 2019Change has a purpose pt.2
    Sep 29, 2019
    Change has a purpose pt.2
    Series: Seasons
    To everything (natural) there is a season, and a time to every purpose (spiritual) under the heaven.
    Ecclesiastes 3
  • Sep 22, 2019Change Has a Purpose
    Sep 22, 2019
    Change Has a Purpose
    Series: Seasons
    Pastor Fred reminds us that we aught not be "conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of our minds." Sometimes we forget that God brings change gradually, that it doesn't happen with the flick of a switch.
    Malachi 3:6
    2 Corinthians 3:18
  • Sep 15, 2019Pastor Fred, Speaking over your life
    Sep 15, 2019
    Pastor Fred, Speaking over your life
    Series: Seasons
    Pastor Fred goes totally off script and talks to us about how the words that we speak can change the world around us. He gives us a few examples that shows us just how much our words can change the world around us for the better or for the worse. 
    " No evil will befall me neither will any plague come near my dwelling. For the Lord has given His angles charge over me and they keep me in all my ways, and in my pathway is life and there is no death!" Psalm 91:10-11, Proverbs 12:28
  • Sep 8, 2019Mind Blocks to Change
    Sep 8, 2019
    Mind Blocks to Change
    Series: Seasons
    Change is a process not an event. We have to be married to the idea not dating it.
    Romans 12:2
  • Aug 25, 2019The G.O.A.T.
    Aug 25, 2019
    The G.O.A.T.
    Series: (All)
    The "Greatest Of All Time"
    God wants us all to be the greatest, and in God's economy, that means we serve.
    Mark 10:35-37, 41-45
    John 13:14-17
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