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NEW CHURCHES

Welcome to Love INC! We are so glad you are considering a partnership with us.  All of the information you need to understand and begin a church relationship with Love INC is within our website (but a more concise place to find it is in our Church Partnership Packet). We hope to answer all your questions, while revealing our hearts for the lost in the process.

Because you are the lifeblood of Love INC, we want to be available to answer any questions regarding a new partnership with us. At any point in your prayerful consideration, feel free to contact us at the information below.  We look forward to hearing from you!

God Bless,

Sherry Phinisey

Executive Director, Love INC Pierce County

 

WHAT IS LOVE INC?

Imagine what the world would look like if every Christian were maximally utilized living out their faith by serving others….

Love In the Name of Christ’s vision is to see Christian churches
united in purpose and fully engaged in actively living out their
faith by lovingly serving people in need in their communities.

Our Vision is guided by the belief that Love In the Name of Christ is… [Read more]

WHAT IS THE VALUE TO MY CHURCH?

Love In the Name of Christ is a proven model that networks local church ministries and church volunteers, across denominations, to help people in need. Through Love INC, churches and individual Christians are mobilized to work together, along with community organizations and government resources, to provide coordinated help to the poor and needy.

But more than merely providing goods and services, Love INC aims to meet people’s needs with the love of Jesus Christ… [Read more]

ELEMENTS OF A CHURCH PARTNERSHIP

Church partnerships are essential to Love INC.  Without church partners, there is no Love INC.  Each Love INC partner church commits to joining with other churches to provide volunteer and financial support for the operation of Love INC. Most often, in a comprehensive partnership, a church will demonstrate their commitment by: Introducing Love INC to the congregation. Referring requests for help to the Love INC Clearinghouse. Encouraging church members to participate in the ministry of Love INC… [Read more]

WHAT A CHURCH CAN EXPECT

We have written policies in place to address client emergency assistance and financial assistance situations. An intake is conducted and requests are reviewed as to their nature, extend, and legitimacy. All client interactions are conducted with respect to the inherent dignity and worth of every person. Clients receive a timely determination as to the type of referral and resources they will receive. Clients are connected to agencies, church ministries, and or church volunteers to help meet their needs. Clearinghouse services and church resources are available to all people, without discrimination. Client matters are not shared or discussed with those who are not involved in the helping process… [Read more]

CHURCH MINISTRY COORDINATOR

POSITION DESCRIPTION

The church ministry coordinator in each Love INC church is indispensable, He/she is a vital link between needs referred by Love INC and the appropriate church volunteer. Church ministry coordinators do not respond to requests themselves, nor do they overload one or two willing people. Instead, they involve as many church members as possible in the Love INC ministry… [Read more]