All posts by: LIFT Church

Intimacy

By Jeffrey Driediger   Over the course of the past month or so, I have come to a place of realizing a deep need in myself that was not being fully actualized. I had been living from a place that was lacking deep intimacy. I had been feeling a need for someone to tell me […]

Alumni Update: Church Life

Vision Forward Gala We are so thankful that so many LIFT Church Alumni were able to join us for an evening of celebrating all that God has done and continues to do at LIFT Church. It’s amazing to see what God will do when we lean in to the vision. Heart to Heart Last Friday […]

Alumni Profile: Ellie Ramirez

My name is Ellie Ramirez and it has been a little over a year since I graduated from McMaster University with a degree in Psychology. Hamilton became my home after living and studying there for four years. I thought there was no other place I would rather live but here, especially after having been renewed […]

Finding God’s Grace // Day 5

As we continue praying this week for the gala it is important to understand grace, Gods grace. The word grace comes from the greek word ‘charis’ which translated means “favour, kindness, or blessing”. We can all show grace to one another but when we talk about the grace of God we talk about the undeserving […]

Praising God // Day 4

Let all that I am praise the Lord; with my whole heart, I will praise his holy name. Let all that I am praise the Lord; may I never forget the good things he does for me. – Psalm 103:1-2 When was the last time you raved over a restaurant where you ate at or the meal that you had? […]

Meditating on Scripture // Day 3

Study this Book of Instruction continually. Meditate on it day and night so you will be sure to obey everything written in it. Only then will you prosper and succeed in all you do. — Joshua 1:8 Oh, the joys of those who do not follow the advice of the wicked, or stand around with […]

The LORD’s Prayer //Day 2

By: Jess Hill The Lord’s Prayer Matthew 6: 9-13 9 “This, then, is how you should pray: ‘Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name, 10 your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. 11 Give us today our daily bread. 12 And forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors. 13 And […]

Why Pray, What is Prayer? // Day 1

By: Jess Hill 1 Timothy 2: 1-6 “I urge you, first of all, to pray for all people. Ask God to help them; intercede on their behalf, and give thanks for them. 2 Pray this way for kings and all who are in authority so that we can live peaceful and quiet lives marked by […]

Prayer Topic Ideas

(If you are stuck and don’t know what to pray about for an hour, check out the items below!)   LIFT Church All of the teams (Prayer, Production, Creative, Setup/Tear-down, Producers, Food, Worship, Welcome, Announcements, Shuttling) Campus Life ministry (first years, students, alumni, faculty) H2H women’s ministry Forged men’s ministry Serve Our City ministry (Pinky Lewis, […]

Alumni Update: Church Life

Baptisms On October 1 we celebrated baptisms. Eight people declared that they were committing to live their lives for Christ. It was an absolutely incredible evening to hear their stories and witness them make this commitment. We are so excited to see how God continues to work in their lives! Simple Churches We’ve got 23 […]