Make Yourself at Home

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Make yourself at home. What do you think of when you hear that? Maybe it’s a chair in the corner of the living room where you like to curl up and read. Maybe it’s the warmth of your bed on a winter night.  Maybe it’s a big meal shared at a table surrounded by good

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God’s Work Behind the Scenes: The Warehouse

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Supporting the many ministries here at Love INC of Lake County stands the behind-the-scenes work of the warehouse. Servants from our partner churches join together to repair furniture, pick out items for our neighbors in need, build starter kits, and strive to make sure that what leaves the warehouse is beautiful and inspires worship to

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Gifts from the Heart

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One of the awesome parts about serving through Love INC is being able to share gifts with our client families. Whether a new uniform for a child to be able to attend school or a prayer with the family after carrying in an apartment full of furniture, we strive to be the hands and feet

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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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Making the Bed

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Most people hate to make the bed. But what if you’ve never had a proper bed to make? This is a reality for many of our neighbors in Lake County. Now, how would you react if loving arms carried one in to your home? This is the opportunity our partner churches have to show God’s

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Connecting with our Community

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Love INC doesn’t exist with our our partner churches, but our local agencies are just as important to our mission to “transform lives and communities”. In late December, a Waukegan police officer walked into our office and shared the story of a local family who recently had lost their home in a fire. They had

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Honoring Our Veterans

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Chain of Lakes Bible Church’s Salute Ministry began partnering with Love INC of Lake County to serve our Veteran client families. Their mission is to “Remember the fallen. Honor our brave and walk with our hurting.” Each month, the Salute Ministry trailer pulls up to the Love INC warehouse and loads up furniture and other needed

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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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Sharing Creativity with God’s Children

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God uses many ways to bless those served through Love INC of Lake County. Most recently, the ministry has been blessed with many crafty servants! The Connecting Threads at Village Church of Gurnee lovingly handmade a number of quilts to be delivered with beds. Another servant fromSt. Paul the Apostle Church was led to refurbish a

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Strong Backs with a Servant’s Heart

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We say it all the time because it is true — Love INC doesn’t exist without the churches and Christ-followers sharing their time and talents. Over the course of a month, about 60 servants share their Saturday mornings with those in their community. Men & women gather at the Love INC warehouse to load up and

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