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June Update

Alpha We’re running our first ever Alpha course! This course provides those who attend with an opportunity to explore the Christian faith in a relaxed environment. We’re meeting at the Brazen Head Pub on Wednesday nights, and have 3-4 people attending for our first group. We plan on holding more Alpha courses this Fall. Please […]

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Annual Update — March 2014

The Opportunity Toronto is the fourth largest city in North America, and the largest in Canada. The population of the GTA population is expected to grow to 7.45 million by 2031, with the population of Toronto to grow to 3 million. If you’ve been downtown lately, you’ve seen the growth. The population of the downtown […]

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August Update

Why Liberty Village? People sometimes ask how we decided to plant a church in Liberty Village. There are a few ways to answer that question. I sometimes say that this community met the three criteria we had set: downtown, growing, and with no churches. I sometimes say that people kept asking, “Have you thought of […]

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July Update

Introducing Nathan Fullerton   Last year, when we started to plant Liberty Grace Church, we prayed that God would send us people who could work alongside us. God has been faithful in answering this prayer. Having a solid team is one of the most important factors in planting a church. According to one study, it […]

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June Update

Liberty Village: Toronto’s Fastest Growing Community Liberty Village is a former industrial and manufacturing area. In 2004, the east side of Liberty Village was a big pile of dirt. Now, just nine years later, it’s home to some 5,000 people, with the population expected to double in the next year. It’s also home to 500 […]

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May Update

Liberty Grace in the Community This is a picture I took last year of the Liberty Village After-Work Party, held in Liberty Village every June. This year’s party is taking place on June 6, and we’re going to be there. It’s just one of the events we have going on in the community in the […]

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April Update

153 Days Sunday, September 29 is exactly five months from today. It’s the day we have penciled in our calendar for the public launch of Liberty Grace Church. It’s the day we lay out the welcome mat and begin public worship services in Liberty Village. A public launch isn’t everything. In a sense, we’ve already […]

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March Update

Developing Community and Hospitality I was recently asked to sit on a panel with four other people. Three of us were pastors, two of us weren’t. The topic: living on mission in a post-Christian culture. When I arrived, I met the two panel members who are not pastors: Lynda and Rebekah. To my surprise, I […]

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January Update

Thanks so much for praying for Liberty Grace Church. Planting a new church certainly requires God’s enablement. We need your prayers! We’re so grateful for your interest and support. The Big Picture Steve Childers, president of Global Church Advancement, reminds us to keep our focus on the main thing: “Does your city exist for your […]

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A Year-End Update from Liberty Grace Church

It’s hard to believe that a year ago we hadn’t yet started the process of planting Liberty Grace Church. In just a few short months we’ve begun in Toronto’s fastest growing community, one with no existing churches. We’ve rented space, and we’re meeting regularly as a Launch Community. We’ve seen God at work in big […]

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