Youth Mission Trip Fundraiser: Subs for Service

The youth will be selling subs to raise money for their summer service trips. Subs will be for sale on Jan. 13, 20, and 27 before and after worship services OR you can buy directly from the youth you know. Cost for a 6-inch (approx.) sub is $6.00 each. Look for more information...
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Summer 2019 Youth Mission Trips

Summer 2019 M.S. Mission Trip for Youth Grades 6-8: Matthew 25 Transform Week When: June 24-28, 2019 What & Where: Cedar Rapids Matthew 25 Ministry Hub Whom: Youth Grades 6-8 (current) Cost: TBD Fundraisers: Youth will do a variety of fundraisers to off-set the costs. For...
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Commission on a Way Forward & General Conference Special Session

The Special Session of the General Conference of The United Methodist Church will be held Feb. 23-26, 2019 in St. Louis, MO where hundreds of delegates from around the world will gather to receive and act upon a report* from the Commission on a Way Forward based on the...
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Living Last Supper

Lovely Lane men are welcome to participate in the “Living Last Supper” coming up. Performances will occur around Holy Week in the spring. Practices will likely take place weekly, beginning in late January. See Pastor Scott for more info.
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Youth Activities

Middle School Youth   Grades 6-8, meets at the church on Wednesdays! Every week: All youth grades 6-8 will gather. Two Times per month: Confirmation youth (8th graders) will attend classes with Pastor Jenny to have the deeper conversations of faith. The 6-7th graders will...
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Growing Through Grief and Loss Group

Does grief tend to permeate your life? Do many days leave you feeling blue? Have you lost a significant loved one? Have there been other losses in your life that weigh you down? Would it be helpful to gather with others who have experienced loss? Starting Jan. 22nd, Pastor Jenny...
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No Friendly Fellowship in December

There will be no Friendly Fellowship in December.  Our next luncheon and program will be on January 18th at noon.  Our program in January will be, ” A Missionary Life: Growing Up in the Belgian Congo” presented byJim and Jan Robinson.    Jim grew up in the Belgian...
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Living Life Between Sundays

It was an amazing experience to travel to England and learn about the Wesleys and the early Methodist movement. I could bore you with a travel log article, but that’s not generally my style. So instead, I will seek to share the impact the trip had on my heart, my ministry, and my...
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Advent Offering

2018 Advent Offering Recipients

Our Missions Committee has selected the following to be the recipients of our 2018 Advent Offering:  1) Helping Hands Ministry serves people with limited material assistance on an emergency basis, helping with rent, utilities, and/or supportive services and advocacy. Staff and...
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Living our Vows

Living our Vows  “. . . an acceptable sacrifice, pleasing to God.” (Phil. 4:18, NIV) As members of Lovely Lane United Methodist Church, we support our church with our “Presence, Prayers, Gifts, Service, and Witness.”  A renewed attention to these historic vows can make a...
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