Recent stories from members of the community, sharing their journey.
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We love the Pillow and a Prayer Project. Thanks to many talented sewers, we have beautifully designed pillowcases created with coordinating fabric. Each pillowcase, tagged with instructions, encourages children to shop for a new pillow while thinking about others in Lake County. A blank bookmark, tucked in each pillowcase, provides a canvas to write and/or […]
Our mission, to transform lives in the name of Christ, seems incredible. How can we possibly hope to realize such a great vision? Last Sunday, I looked out at the congregation of Lord of Glory as I shared the ministry of Love INC. I saw their faith and love for God. I felt it in […]
A family, referred to us through hospice, revealed profound challenges regarding their youngest child. The intake volunteer related their conversation as we discussed possible ways to support this little girl and her family burdened with a terminal diagnosis. Their story could have been filled with frustration, bitterness, and anger. Instead, as the conversation unfolded, it […]
Do you have a relationship with God? Would you like a closer one? Open-ended questions can open a door into someone’s life. One question naturally leads to another. Last week, Nancy, our intake volunteer, spoke with a neighbor for over an hour. As she asked each question, the neighbor began to share her doubts, frustrations, […]
I love the daily discovery of how God moves through his people to meet a need. It’s like watching a complicated puzzle come together knowing God’s got all the pieces. Last week, on Tuesday, we learned of a young woman, pregnant, sleeping on an air mattress. We had just offered the last bed set to […]
We want to share the story about Ramona….a Veteran who needed to relocate from one county to another and was unable to bring her existing furniture with her due to lack of resources in helping her move. Ramona was overwhelmed with this seemingly insurmountable task and was wondering how she would be able to attain […]