Warm Coats, Warm Smiles, Warm Hearts

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Winter has finally settled in Lake County. How are you planning to stay warm this year? Did you buy your kids a new coat for school? Many families we serve do not have that same ability to fulfill this need for their own children. Enter our loving churches! For the fourth year, First Presbyterian Church

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Q: How many churches does it take to serve?

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Mobilize local churches to transform lives and communities in the Name of Christ – that’s Love INC’s mission. Our God wired each Christ-follower in his or her own way. Some with loving voices to provide comfort in a stressful time, some with strong backs to carry a bed into a new home, some with the

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Warm Coats, Big Smiles

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Love INC is all about connecting the churches and community to those in need. This year, many groups came together to provide *new* winter items to the kids of our client families. ~ Village Church of Gurnee member, Doug Callison dedicated his Ironman Triathlon to Love INC kids, raising over $1,500! ~ Doug’s fundraiser allows us

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Back to School in Style

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Do you remember how excited you were to get new things for the start of the school year? Two of our partner churches were able to share that same excitement with our Love INC families this fall. Gurnee Community Church’s Threadz school uniform ministry connected with 28 families, providing *new* school uniform items to start

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Sharing Warm Coats and Warm Smiles

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As the cold weather moved in at the beginning of November, multiple churches and businesses partnered together to bring warm coats to Love INC families in need. Generous donations from our individual donors allowed us to purchase kid’s coats throughOperation Warm The children’s ministry of Village Church of Gurnee ran a drive for warm items

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Jeans bring a “New You, New Attitude” to kids

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This past December, a group from Zion was determined to make a difference in their community and used Love INC of Lake County to help. Sherri D. rallied a crew to give jeans, and a new outlook, to our Zion kids. “There aren’t that many programs who actually give to families without charging a small fee,”

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Christ’s Love Shown through a Simple Pair of Shoes

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One of our partner churches, Bethel Lutheran in Gurnee, hosted a Back-to-School clothing distribution in August. Volunteers from the church brought the clothing to their gym where others set up the ‘store’. Love INC families were invited to shop for their children and themselves. Over three days, 50 servants shared 308 hours serving 47 families totaling 191

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