All posts by: LIFT Church

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 […]

Alumni of the Month: Deanna Lautenbach

The Vision Forward Gala is coming up on November 2 and we would love to have you come and celebrate with us for the evening. Maybe it’s been a couple of months since you were at LIFT Church or even a couple of years. Either way, this evening is for you! The Gala is a […]

Alumni of the Month: Adrienne Martens

Vocation Journey In 2009 I graduated from Mac with a BA in Religious Studies. I moved to Toronto that summer to begin a Masters of Theological Studies in International and Urban Development with Wycliffe College. My 3 years at Wycliffe were incredibly formative (as were my years at McMaster) in my journey of vocation and […]

Alumni Update: Church Life

Fall Kick-Off This past Sunday was the Fall Kick-Off for LIFT Church at Brock and McMaster. Both campuses have been busy with campus outreach and it was amazing to see the fruit of that with so many new faces at church. Leadership Retreat  LIFT Church Brock and McMaster met up for our annual retreat in […]

How God Molded the Servant In Me

By Levi Furber   Mark 10:43-45 (NIV) Not so with you. Instead, whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant, and whoever wants to be first must be slave of all. For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a […]

God’s Unconditional Love

By Shane Park   Being an only child, I was really lonely. There were times I would just lie on my bed looking at the white ceiling, picturing constellations in the bright of day. Having Korean parents didn’t help my English at the age of 5, and that certainly didn’t help with making friends in my […]

Alumni Profile: Hannah Dies

I graduated from McMaster three years ago, with a degree in Integrated Science + Physics. During my time at Mac, I found an amazing community of faith and friends at LIFT Church, and I played the piano for the LIFT Sunday services. Immediately after graduating, I moved to Kingston to do an MD/PhD in Biomedical […]