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Helping Churches Help People
An update from Love INC

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Our Focus Word for 2018 is "WITH:"

We serve our neighbors WITH our local Churches.

We decide what actions to take WITH prayer, discernment and reliance on the Holy Spirit.

We experience transformation WITH our neighbors in need. 

Visit our Thrift Store

thrift store 2Hours: 
Monday - Friday 
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturdays - April throug Dec
10:00 am - 3:00 pm 
Closed Sunday

Help Center Hours by Appointment:

Monday & Friday 

10:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.


12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Business Hours: 

Monday - Friday

 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. 

186 N. Michigan Ave.  Shelby, MI  49455

“Helping Churches 

Help People"

Your Financial Support of Love In the Name of Christ is greatly appreciated! 

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Thank you for your interest in

Love In the Name of Christ

Please click on each of the headings below to see detailed information on each topic.  

Pastors & Partners Breakfast

pastor partnersPlease plan to join us on Thursday, March 22nd at 8:30 am for this annual event.  Anyone interested in the Love INC movement is invited to attend.  If you have an interest in caring for those in need in Oceana County you won't want to miss it!  RSVP by Mar 16 by emailing or calling 861-5619.

Bulletin Announcements

button - church bulletinThank you for helping us communicate with your congregation.  The text of the announcements are at the bottom of this email.  You may cut and paste them directly into your bulletin or add them to the announcements on your screen.  


Our reNew Program is Transformational 

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The first session of reNEW is almost complete.  The Faith & Finance and Love & Logic classes have offered participants life changing experiences. Our next session will begin on April 11 with more class options.  Do you know someone who might benefit? Can you lead a life skill class? 

March Prayer Letter 

group-pray-people_SI (4)We depend on the prayer support of our community.  Our prayer letter will help you know how to pray for the Love INC ministry.   

Redemptive Compassion Presentation

RC2-Full-Book-Cover 3On Tuesday, May 1st, Lois Tupyi, author of Redemptive Compassion, will be in our area to offer a 1 day training session on the principles she has outlined in her study guide.  
This study, which we have widely used in Oceana County, teaches a Biblical Holistic approach to coming alongside people experiencing need.  If you work in local outreach this training will be very beneficial.  Contact our office to sign up.


Bulletin Announcements - to copy & paste 

News from Love INC: 

Pastors and Partners Breakfast: You are invited to attend our annual event on Thursday, March 22nd at 8:30 am, at The Ladder Community Center in Shelby.  We will look back on the past year, look up in praise and worship for all God has done, and we will look forward, sharing what God is stirring in each of us as we respond to those in need.  RSVP by March 16 by emailing or calling the office at 861-5619. 

The next reNew session will be starting on Wed, April 11th  with an orientation from 6:00-7:00pm.  Classes offered will include Faith & Finances - a 12 week financial literacy class and New Image - a 6 week class on preparing for change.  We are also hoping to offer classes in cooking, auto maintenance, home maintenance, cooking, and Bibles studies.  If you are interested in taking a class or leading a class please contact Sue at or call the office at 861-5619.

WOULD YOU LIKE TO: Drive your truck? Listen to someone’s story? Use a paper cutter? Pray for a stranger? Write encouraging notes? Sort baby clothes? Give someone a second chance? Sew on a button? Fix a bicycle? Knit a winter hat? Lead someone to the Lord?  WE CAN HELP WITH THAT! Contact Beth at or call the office to set up a volunteer training. 

Tel: (231) 861-4880
Business Line: (231) 861-5619
Thrift Store: (231) 259-0246

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186 N Michigan Ave
Shelby, Michigan 49455

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