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510, 2015

October Update

By | October 5th, 2015|Update|

Dear Love INC Community, I walked into the office a couple of weeks ago to find my friend Heidi being oriented to serving in our Clearinghouse. I was so excited to see someone from my own congregation joining the many others from all over Newberg who volunteer with Love INC. [...]

1609, 2015

God Does Provide!

By | September 16th, 2015|Shelter|

Moving out of the Newberg Community Shelter is a great accomplishment. “Kiki” had been living in the shelter for the past nine months and finally secured a two-bedroom apartment for her two children and herself. She had just a few personal belongings and a cot for a bed, but was [...]

809, 2015

September Update

By | September 8th, 2015|Update|

Dear Love INC Community, “Follow me as I follow Christ” Would you put that invitation out to anyone? Most of us are working pretty hard to follow Christ to our best ability and would be a little uncomfortable having someone follow our example. But this is exactly what the Apostle [...]

109, 2015

Reconciliation

By | September 1st, 2015|Shelter|

Ida has struggled with alcohol for years. She lost stable employment and severely strained her family relationships, especially with her mother. Last summer she left the Newberg Community Shelter due to drinking after being informed that she would need to be sober to stay in the house. A couple of [...]

2608, 2015

Working Together

By | August 26th, 2015|Shelter|

This spring one of the Love INC board members won a fully catered BBQ meal for 30 people at a Rotary event. She called the Love INC staff and asked, “How can we use this catered meal for Love INC?” The staff shared that we needed new washers and dryers [...]

508, 2015

Attaining Savings Goals

By | August 5th, 2015|Shelter|

Helping our shelter guests gain financial independence is one of our most important goals. We work collaboratively with our guests to ensure that they are taking the right steps towards financial responsibility so that they are ready to support themselves when they once again begin incurring the basic expenses of [...]

408, 2015

August Update

By | August 4th, 2015|Update|

Dear Love INC Community, As a child, the back to school season was so exciting for me. I got a couple of new school outfits, maybe a new backpack and of course all those new supplies.  On that first day of a new grade, new teachers and new classmates were [...]

2207, 2015

Youthful Giving

By | July 22nd, 2015|Gap Ministries|

Recently we received donations from North Valley Friends Church during their children’s camps. The children were taught the meaning of community service and the plight of homelessness. Each child made a couple of lunch kits and placed a card with encouraging words inside the lunch kits. It was very touching [...]

1507, 2015

Fruition

By | July 15th, 2015|Shelter|

Last summer we were blessed to have the Home Builder’s Foundation come and assist in the women’s shelter remodel. On June 30th we held a small event to show our appreciation and gratitude for their service. This event was really special for our shelter guests because they were able to [...]

607, 2015

July Update

By | July 6th, 2015|Update|

Dear Love INC Community, This past Spring I had the privilege of participating in a Lead for Equity conference with some educators from our town.  I was so impressed with the incredible commitment to students I saw demonstrated by the teachers, administrators and parents who attended. At one point in [...]

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