Be Anxious for Nothing

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  The neighbors calling into the Love INC Clearinghouse have so many needs. Moms are calling looking for help with clothing for their children. Veterans are seeking help getting a comfy bed. Some people call simply looking for prayer or to get connected to a church home. As volunteers from our churches learn more about

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This is the Mobilized Church

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What does the mobilized church look like?! It looks like YOU! Last year, over 560 people from 55 churches shared over 16,000 hours serving together through Love INC of Lake County. From answering phone calls to collecting needed items in donation drives to teaching in our Transformational Ministry life skills classes and more, The Church is serving in ways

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Imagine… (part one)

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“Imagine…the impact of the Church upon the lives of those in need if it cares for the people, not just their needs.” This was the challenge presented to our guests by executive director, Pat Schwartz, at our Annual Dinner & Auction in October. This kicked off an evening of learning about the ministry, fellowship among

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Looking Beyond the Need

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Love In the Name of Christ is a partnership of churches with the goal of helping those in need get connected with the resources to support them. We know the resources available within the community, as well as help to develop ministries through our partner churches, to support people in their current circumstances. Each day,

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From a Phone Call to a Church Connection

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The ministries of Love INC’s partner churches are meeting physical needs. But more importantly, we seek to make connections with our client families that truly transform – that means sharing Christ’s love! One question our families are asked during their initial intake (the conversation that helps them get plugged into support) is if they would like to

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Welcome to our new Gap Ministry Coordinator!

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Love INC of Lake County is pleased to introduce our new Gap Ministry Coordinator, Michael Stanczak. Mike is a member of Trinity Community Church in Libertyville where he serves as a Lifegroup leader and is a member of their interim preaching team. He is also currently studying for his Master of Divinity at Trinity Evangelical

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Learning to Manage Your Resources

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Budgeting your money is a difficult task for anyone – even more so if you did not have good role models or teachers in your life to show you the ropes. Through the Love INC clearinghouse, we recognized the need for such support in the lives of those we serve. So this year the “Manage

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The Clearinghouse: the Foundation of Love INC’s Ministries

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“Hello, Love in the Name of Christ. How can I help you?” This phrase greets those calling our Clearinghouse hundreds of times a week. Those in need are calling looking for help. Local churches and agencies are seeking support for their members. The Clearinghouse is the first step of any opportunity to serve by: Knowing the resources available in

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