Operation Christmas Child

I am once again coordinating Operation Christmas Child, a project of Samaritan’s Purse, This wonderful program is a way to give kids around the world a gift of toys, personal items, and most importantly, the gift of God’s love. Along with a box, each child will...
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Growing Through Grief & 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? Pastor Jenny is leading a group...
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Church Inclement Weather Policy

Winter weather has recently affected many of us and, on occasion, the work of the church may be impacted. Please note that if the Cedar Rapids Community School District cancels classes due to weather, Lovely Lane UMC activities will also be canceled. In the event of a late start...
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Zamar – Youth and Adult Hand Bell Group

Charlie Kucera, our new Director of Handbells, is excited to resume our handbell ministries! If you are interested in playing handbells, Zamar is the group for you! All ages are invited to this beginner bells group. Practices are on Wednesdays in the Sanctuary from 4:45 to 5:30...
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Interested In Joining Chancel Choir?

Interested In Joining Chancel Choir? We will have our first rehearsal at 9 AM on Sunday Sept. 2nd, and we will sing in 10:30 worship starting Sept. 9th. Feel free to sit in on a rehearsal and/or talk to Kris, Choir Director, after worship Sept. 9th or on another Sunday. You may...
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Wanted! Hand Bell Director

Wanted! Hand Bell Director: Lovely Lane UMC has an exciting opening for a new director to lead two established hand bell choirs. This individual will conduct rehearsals and coordinate participation in worship services. Take a leap of faith and contact us – we’d love...
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If You/Your 8th Grader Is Interested In Confirmation classes beginning this fall, and you DIDN’T receive a letter and schedule in the mail from Pastor Jenny, there are extra copies on the table outside of the church office. Please talk to Pastor Jenny if you have questions...
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Sunday School

Sunday School Teachers Needed (Pre-School – 5th Grade)

Sunday School Teachers Needed (Pre-School – 5th Grade @9:15 and 10:30 Services): No experience is necessary; our goal is for you to team up with another adult/HS youth in each classroom. You need only commit to one Sunday/mo. Please sign up on the STUB if you’re...
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Volunteer Money Counter Needed

Volunteer Money Counter Needed on Monday mornings once a month. Sign up on the STUB if you are interested and/or have any questions. Thanks!
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Lovely Lane Prayer Chain

The Lovely Lane Prayer Chain is a way to become active in praying for others and their concerns. When you have concerns for yourself or others, contact Sue in the church office (319-6674 or suem@lovelylane.org) or contact Pastor Scott or Pastor Jenny. If you’d like to...
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