Go

Contact Us

  • Phone: (319) 266-1264
  • Email:
  • Mailing Address: 4807 University Ave, Suite 202
    Cedar Falls, IA 50613

 

Love INC Impact Stories

Offering Encouragement

Posted by Shannon Stewart on

This month we got a call from a woman requesting assistance for a gas card. While on the phone with one of our intake volunteers, she opened up about several struggles she and her family were currently facing. Her boyfriend had just lost his job due to health issues, she was fearful of becoming...

Continue reading…

Wheels for Work

Posted by Erin Tink on

Leslee connected with Love INC early this year for help as she sought out a new beginning in the Cedar Valley. Shortly after getting to know her, she joined our Begin Now ministry on Tuesday nights where she attends regularly and with enthusiasm. Since the day we met her she was focused on...

Continue reading…

A Thank You Note

Posted by Erin Tink on

We love receiving thank you notes from our neighbors. Here's one from this month -  "Thank you so much Jamie and Love INC. I appreciate God's work in my life through your ministry. The kitchen box has been a major improvement in my ability to make healthy meals."

Continue reading…

Getting Dirty

Posted by Erin Tink on

When we offer help we do so with the big picture in mind. We are strategic in the needs we meet and we make it our goal to offer just as much relational and spiritual help as we do tangible goods. We had a woman with two sons call us three months ago asking for someone to give her assistance...

Continue reading…

The Domino Effect

Posted by Erin Tink on

Often times a medical procedure can create a domino effect in someone's life. For someone who is already struggling to make ends meet, an unexpected health issue can lead to losing a job, which can create financial strain, which can cause relational stress and so on. One of our Gap Ministries...

Continue reading…

The Courage to Pray

Posted by Erin Tink on

This last week a couple attended an appointment at First United Methodist Church to receive baby essentials. When our churches receive people for appointments we encourage them to go above and beyond - we want them to reach out, relate, and pray for people when they can. We know that the life...

Continue reading…

Meeting Unique Needs

Posted by Erin Tink on

This month we had the opportunity to "go the extra mile" to help a woman in our community. She had been on our furniture waiting list for a couple of months and we called to check-in. We finally had a bed that might work for her and she was thrilled! We got the details we needed to make the...

Continue reading…

Jaleisha Finding Her Potential

Posted by on

Meet Jaleisha and her two boys. We met Jaleisha a couple of years ago after one of our Begin Now volunteers invited her to join our classes. At that time, Jaleisha, being a single mother was facing financial struggles along with other struggles. She took our Affirming Potential class and as it...

Continue reading…

Caring for Aging Parents

Posted by Erin Tink on

A couple recently moved to our community from out-of-state to be nearer to two of their adult daughters. They're aging, their health is declining and they were previously living in poor, unsanitary conditions. Their daughters, two of whom live in the Cedar Valley and one who lives out-of-state...

Continue reading…

Renewing Life with Christ

Posted by Holly Hartley on

Sunday we joined heaven celebrating Crystal and her children at their baptism at First United Methodist Church in Cedar Falls! We got the privilege of getting to know Crystal and her family through our Begin Now class, Affirming Potential. After completing the class, we invited Crystal to join...

Continue reading…

123456