Connect Groups

Our desire at Lift Church is that everyone would find meaningful, life-giving relationships within our community of faith. We are called to do life together. Below is a list of our current connect groups. Feel free to browse and find the perfect group for you and your family.

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This is the place to get connected. If you haven't already registered for a group you may do so here. We will use the information you provide to get you connected to a group that best fits you and your family. Or Connect with the Group leader below

Let's Embrace Memories 

Ginny Sorrentino

WHERE: Lift Church - Steve Bradshaw's Office 

WHEN:  1st Wednesday of the month                                                                                                   6:15Pm                                                                                 WHAT:   Grief sharing group                                                                             


Sunday Morning Bible Study 

Gary Leslie

WHERE: Lift Church - Activities Room 

WHEN:  Sundays                                                                                                                 8 - 9Am                                                                                                WHAT:  Studying the books of Judges & Ruth through the series "Conquest and Chaos" by Robert Shirock, Pastor of Oak Pointe Church. Pastor Shirock makes the Bible understandable even for those who are new to the Bible.   


Legacy - A Young Father's Future

Men's Bible Study

Steve Bradshaw & Nate Cowan

Jim Foubister

WHERE: Lift Church

WHEN:  Feb7 - Mar 7                                                                                                    Tuesdays                                                                                                                6:30 Pm                                                                                               WHAT:   Explore what it means to follow Christ and grow in our faith.      

PHONE: 941.223.1771

F.L.O.C.K (Feeding & Lifting our city's kids)

Men's Group

ELba Plyman

George Kona

WHERE: Lift Church

WHEN:  every other Monday                                                                                                                                                                                                                 WHAT:  Serve families from Garden Elementary who come to our food pantry 


WHERE: Lift Church

WHEN:  Wednesdays                                                                                                           7 - 8Am                                                                                                  WHAT:  A time for men to gather and pray for our church, our people, and one another.      


Weekly we fill a backpack with food for kids to take home to their famillies that need a little extra help.We hold a cooking class to teach kids how to prepare the food they are taking home.


Nursing Home Ministry Group

Forever Friends Outreach

Denise Rizzo

Denise Rizzo

WHERE: Bay Breeze Health & Rehabilitation Center                                                        1026 Albee Farm Rd. Venice Fl

WHEN:  3rd Friday of the month                                                                                         10 - 10:45Am                                                                                          WHAT:  Praise and Worship music with a short encouraging message

PHONE: 941.480.9390

WHERE: Bee Ridge Park community center. Sarasota Fl

WHEN:  3rd Saturday of the month                                                                                   1 - 3Pm                                                                                            WHAT:  Join us as we spend as afternoon of fun with those who have disabilities and special needs. These events allow those attending to make new friends, be encouraged, and feel a renewed self-esteem.

PHONE: 941.480.9390

Saturday Prayer 

Ladies Prayer Group

Barb Harmon & Ginny Bryce

WHERE: Lift Church -Activities Room                                                          

WHEN:  Tuesdays                                                                                                                 10 Am                                                                                                

WHAT: Intercessory Prayer for our church, community and each other by the leading of the Holy Spirit. 

PHONE: 941.493.2152

Pre-Service Prayer Group

Larry Seth

WHERE: Lift Church - Steve Bradshaw's Office 

WHEN:  Sundays                                                                                                                 8Am 

WHERE: Lift Church

WHEN:  Saturdays                                                                                                               6Pm                                                                                                   WHAT:  Come and pray for your personal needs, for our church, and community



On Target for Men

Paul O'Brien & Jon Smith

WHERE: 19529 Petrino St. Venice Fl

WHEN:   3rd Saturday of the month                                                                                    8:30 Am                                                                                               WHAT:   A 30 Minute Devotional followed by shooting.                        

PHONE: 941.915.1385