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1408, 2018

Announcement From the Executive Director

By | August 14th, 2018|Clearinghouse|

Dear Church Leaders, Love INC Champions & Neighbors, The last two years at Love In the Name of Christ Newberg have been a time of tremendous growth and success for this organization and the community we serve. I am so grateful for the opportunity I have had to be a [...]

3007, 2018

When You Step Up to Serve, Amazing Things Happen

By | July 30th, 2018|Clearinghouse|

“Lisa” came to Love INC a few weeks ago because she heard we have volunteers willing to do service projects. She had recently been diagnosed with cancer and was getting ready to start a natural treatment process that would involve a lot of time spent preparing special foods. She also [...]

2006, 2018

Blessed Donation

By | June 20th, 2018|Clearinghouse, Relational Ministry|

Last week we were contacted by a mattress company asking if they could donate a 2-month-old king sized mattress (cost $1500 new). Their client ended up wanting something different than what they had originally bought so the company replaced it for them. The company has a policy of donating returned [...]

1406, 2018

Spring Term A Huge Success!

By | June 14th, 2018|Relational Ministry|

Witnessing the eyes of participants light up with discovery and self-realization is one of the biggest treasures from being a part of Relational Ministry. This term was no different! Nine participants (along with their mentors) learned valuable skills in Money Management. "I was pleased and surprised by how much I [...]

2404, 2018

I Felt Like I Was Saved – Dawn’s Graduation From the TLP

By | April 24th, 2018|Shelter|

When we first met “Dawn,” her life was unstable and chaotic. She was staying at friend’s houses or hotels while trying to find a job to keep her and her children’s lives afloat. When she had to give her children up to the foster care system, she knew it was [...]

2004, 2018

Saying Goodbye

By | April 20th, 2018|Shelter|

We were so sad to say goodbye to the Resident Managers at the shelter! We are so grateful for the time Katelyn and Miranda have devoted to the women participating in the Transitional Living Program. They have sacrificed a lot to live in the shelter and be a positive Christian [...]

703, 2018

After Many Obstacles, James is on His Way to Putting His Life Back Together Again

By | March 7th, 2018|Clearinghouse|

Just out of rehab for drug abuse, James has a five-month-old baby boy who he has not yet been able to meet. His biggest goal right now is to get to a place in his life where he can be a good father. His son gives him hope that he [...]

2702, 2018

We Asked Mentors What It’s REALLY Like

By | February 27th, 2018|Relational Ministry|

What is Your Favorite Part of Being a Mentor? "I love connecting with other people, and I also like the opportunity to provide a listening ear. I am too eager to "problem solve" in my personal relationships, and I feel that being a mentor allows me an opportunity to practice [...]

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