Lovely Lane’s Missions Committee selected the following as 2020 Advent Offering recipients:
Women At The Well is a United Methodist congregation located within the walls of the Iowa Correctional Institution for
Women, in Mitchellville, IA. It offers ministries to encourage spiritual growth, and assist with transition back into the
world. LLUMC has committed to be a Partner Organization supporting this ministry.
Argentina 47 supports the Rev. Doug Williams, a missionary with the General Board of Global Ministries, and pastor
relating to the IA Annual Conference. He serves as pastor and promoter of the Evangelical Methodist Church of Argentina. Commissioned in 2015, Doug is pastor of the Mendoza and San Juan Churches in Argentina, a school chaplain, and
HACAP Food Reservoir is a member of Feeding America, and leads the fight against hunger in E. Central IA by providing food access, advocacy, education, and disaster response. The Food Reservoir programs include: BackPack Program, Mobile Food Pantry, and Senior Totes. The Aug. 10 derecho put an enormous burden on the local Food Reservoir.
UMCOR responds to natural or civil disasters. When responding to a disaster, UMCOR provides training, financial assistance, and community collaboration to churches and partners. During the hurricane season of 2020 our southern states
have been especially hard hit.