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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Showering New Parents with Love

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One of the newer Love INC ministries, led by Bethel Lutheran Church in Gurnee, delivers a “Layette Kit” to new moms and dads. This mini-baby shower includes a pack & play crib, linens, and other needed baby items. The portable crib is a great solution for our families – they are often living in small

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What makes Love INC different?

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Love INC is different – and that’s not always easy to define or articulate to others in a few words. We often hear, “Oh, Love INC. You do furniture, right?” Or “I think my mom got dishes from you once.” Those are both true, but they are not truly at the heart of who we

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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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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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Love Story: Furniture Ministry

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One of our furniture ministry servants shares her thoughts after a delivery in June: “What a beautiful day today was. Yes, the weather was beautiful but what I’m talking about is much, much more than the weather. Earlier this summer, Love INC of Lake County was on the move delivering starter kits (kitchen basics) to families in need. Today, we

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Welcoming God’s Little Lambs

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The newest Love INC of Lake County ministry serves the littlest of the Kingdom – newborn babies. Partner church Bethel Lutheran in Gurnee has developed a Layette Kit ministry, providing a pack-n-play crib + linens, diapers, onesies, and other baby essentials to our new moms. Teams from the church deliver the kits in a sort of mini

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On the Move…to Waukegan!

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We’ve signed our new two year lease for 339 & 341 Lakewood Ave. in Waukegan. This location provides a new Clearinghouse environment, great conference room, huge warehouse space, and is more central to those being served & those doing the serving. We will be just west of Green Bay Road, midway between Grand Ave. &

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