New Beginnings – From Pastor Scott

The past few weeks in Cedar Rapids, Marion, and surrounding areas have been emotional and exhausting. We have come together to assist one another following the damaging storms that came through our communities. Through it all, the best in people has come out. Folks have helped...
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Monday evening bible study with Pastor Kristina

Women of Lovely Lane…Pastor Kristina will be leading a Women’s Book Study starting October 5th at 7:00 pm over Zoom. The study will begin with Brené Brown’s, “The Gifts of Imperfection.” Please send Kristina an email or a message via Facebook, or you...
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Golf Outing with Pastor Scott

An informal nine hole golf outing with Pastor Scott is planned for Sunday PM, Aug. 30, at Lake MacBride Golf Course in Solon. All are welcome. Let Scott know if you’re interested.
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Children’s Weekday Ministries (CWM) News

And the challenges just keep coming! The virus, the renovations to Lovely Lane, our brand new-going-to-bebeautiful parking lot. So much that makes it necessary to be in community in innovative ways. Children’s Weekday Ministries mission is more needed than ever. Quality child...
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Managing Our Fears

Fear is all around us! And yes, some fear can be good. Fear is a vital response to physical and emotional danger. If we didn’t feel some fear from time to time, we couldn’t protect ourselves from legitimate threats. I am grateful for tornado watches and warnings. I am...
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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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From Our New Associate Pastor, Kristina Roth-Klinck

A few weekends ago in that big windstorm, we had a large tree limb come down, thankfully not on our cars! Ryan and I do not have any materials to clean up a large tree limb and did not know where to begin in terms of getting it cleaned up. After coming home from the church one...
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Zoom Study Group with Pastor Scott

A Zoom Study Group on the Old Testament prophet, Habakkuk, will start on Wednesday, August 5, at 9:30 am and 7:00 pm. The group will meet for four weeks. Please let Scott know if you want to be added to the mailing list.
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Sunday Worship at Lovely Lane

Worship services will remain online at least thru the end of September. We are following guidance from Bishop Laurie Haller and the Linn County Public Health Dept. as we seek to be safe and well. Join us on our YouTube Channel on Sundays at 10:30 am!
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Welcome New Lovely Lane Members!

It is a great joy to welcome these new members to the Lovely Lane congregation.
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