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“Nourished” – from Pastor Kristina

What things in your life need to be in place in order to experience nourishment? This was the question that Pastor Scott, Clint, Bill Poland (Director of New Faith Communities in the Iowa Conference), and I asked ourselves when we met for a retreat the end of March. We asked...
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The Backpack Food Program Update

The backpack food program has been a collaboration between HACAP, Pierce Elementary, and Lovely Lane UMC for many years. Lovely Lane has provided leadership, financial resources, donations from local food manufacturers, and dedicated weekly volunteers who pick up, pack, and...
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Blood Drive

Blood Drive Results Are In!

We had a great day – we registered 12 donors, with 2 deferrals, so we collected 10 donations. Wonderful! Plus you had 1 first time donor – love it! What a great boost right before we head into Christmas – your drive will help 40 local patients!!! What a way to end the year! Three...
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Updates From the C.R. Emmaus Community

Although activities have been very limited in 2020, the governing board has continued to serve the community in other ways, even without their special weekends. They have met virtually on a regular basis with a focus on 2021. Emmaus weekends have been scheduled for early Spring,...
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COVID-19 Recovery Iowa Assistance is for you

Anxiety. Loneliness. Anger. Sense of loss. All of these feelings are normal. And the pandemic does not affect everyone the same way. That’s why COVID Recovery Iowa offers a listening ear. Call 1-844-775-WARM. (Also look for COVID Recovery Iowa on Facebook, Instagram & Twitter.)
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