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Teachers Needed for the Fall

Share your time and talents with our LL children! Please prayerfully consider being a teacher for the 2018-2019 school year. BBible-based curriculum is provided that has kept our children engrossed in the stories. Lessons include: Art, Cooking, Science, Bible Stories, and Games;...
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Summer Reading

Summer Reading: “Adventures in God’s World”

Adventures with God will be for Pre-school to 5th grade children. They will have the option after the Children’s Moment during our 9:30 AM summer worship service to go with the Readers to Room 103/104 (downstairs). After worship, parents will pick children up from the double room...
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Note from Home – June 2018

It’s been 11 years since the moving van first arrived at the Wilcox home in Cedar Rapids. You welcomed us with open arms and made a place for us where ministry could flourish. That was quite an amazing thing, given how beloved Pastor Brian and Clint had been for 14 years before...
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Health and Wholeness meal for Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity meal provided by Health & Wholeness Committee from Lovely Lane UMC on May 24th, 2018. They sent a lovely Thank You card!
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Pastor Transition Events Schedule

May 23, 2018 The SPPRC team is excited to announce plans for Sunday services during the pastor transition at Lovely Lane. We look forward to welcoming Dr. Scott Meador and Jenny Seylar to the congregation as we celebrate the ministry of Pastors Paul and Gayle Wilcox. June 17,...
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Lovely Lane UMC Summer Worship Schedule

Our summer worship schedule will go into effect on Sunday, May 27th, when we’ll switch to one all-together service at 9:30 AM. Our summer schedule will continue through June, July, August, and the first Sunday in September (Sept. 2nd). We will return to our regula...
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Blue Zone changing to Healthy Hometown

Due to cost, the City of Cedar Rapids did not renew the Blue Zone contract.  Instead, they are joining Healthy Hometown and will be continuing the important work of improving the physical, social, and emotional well-being of the community started by Blue Zone. We want to continue...
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A Note from Home – May 2018

It was more than a decade ago since the moving van first rolled up in front of Lovely Lane to unload a bevy of books and two weary Wilcox’s! A lot has happened since then! Gayle and I have been reminiscing with joyful hearts about the work of God here at our Church these last 11...
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Summer Worship Schedule

Our summer worship schedule will go into effect on Sunday, May 27th, when we’ll switch to one all -together service at 9:30 AM. Our  summer schedule will connue through June, July, August, and the 1st Sunday in September (Sept. 2nd). We will return to our regular worship schedule...
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A Note from Home – April 2018

Not being a lover of math, “Numbers” has never been my favorite book of the Bible. Still, the story of Moses at Meribah peaks my curiosity, because it doesn’t quite add up. The people of Israel have begun their 40th year of wandering in the wilderness. They are...
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