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Welcome, Students

It’s hard to believe that summer is over. Thousands of students are returning to school and getting settled in residences and apartments. For many, part of getting settled is finding a church. There are lots of good churches to choose from downtown, like Grace Toronto and Trinity Life Church. We highly recommend both of these […]

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Awkward (in an Approachable Way)

We held a planning retreat in early April to map out our plans for the coming year. In one of the exercises we had to describe our current state as a church. We gave everyone a pad of sticky notes and let people brainstorm. We captured everyone’s responses, but to be honest, I only remember […]

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No Pressure

Marketers know a trick: if you make a product scarce, it becomes more desirable. That’s why so many products are available “for a limited time.” Shopping carts are open only for a few dates; if you miss this chance, you’ll have to wait for the next offer, whenever that comes. We live in a world […]

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Resurrection? Really???

There’s no getting around it: Christians believe some things that seem, well, strange. This week across the globe, Christians celebrate the physical resurrection of Jesus. In short, they believe that Jesus rose, physically, from the dead. This is, to say the least, hard to swallow. Dead people don’t rise from the dead. How can modern, […]

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Modern Lessons from an Ancient Book

The book of Ecclesiastes is a very old book. It’s at least 2,400 years old. But it’s so timely, it may as well have been written last week. The author of the book is on a quest to find meaning in his life. He tries a number of approaches. They’re the same ones that we […]

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Skeptics and Curious Welcome

We’re pretty predictable. Every Sunday we begin our service by welcoming people. We’re usually make a point that we welcome everyone regardless of where they are in their spiritual journey. Skeptical? Curious? New believer? Mature believer? It doesn’t matter. Everyone is welcome. We mean it, too. As a pastor, I dream of our church being […]

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Summer Student Positions Available

Liberty Grace Church is hiring two Community Events Organizers, and one Pastoral Intern. Responsibilities of the Community Event Organizer positions include organizing community events and celebrations within the Liberty Village community, including summer festivals, events, and celebrations. Responsibilities of the Pastoral Intern position include serving as a community pastor to help identify and meet community needs […]

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Download our App

Did you know that we now have an app available? Use it to: find out about our 2017 Bible reading project fill out a connection card (for newcomers and regular attenders) ask a question during the sermon submit a prayer request listen to a recent sermon look up a Bible passage find out about upcoming […]

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