Serve

Opportunities to Serve
Serving matures the believer and blesses others. For a list of all areas to serve, click here. If you have any questions or want to share any serving or outreach ideas, email Pastor Matt at matt@lolchurch.net. Or call him at (970) 214-2373.

Serve at the Elburn Food Pantry Dinner
It’s time again for dinner at the Elburn Food Pantry. Every 5th Thursday (Nov. 30) Lord of Life Church provides the evening meal for those who use the Elburn Food Pantry. It’s a great way to reach out to our neighbors and serve them in the name of Jesus. Want to serve at this event? Contact Curt Berg at (630) 715-2674 or email him at cberg@lolchurch.net.

Save Lives and Donate Blood on Sun, Nov 26
We’re getting ready for another Blood Drive coming Sun, Nov 26 from 7:30am to Noon. To schedule your appointment online click here. You may also sign-up on your connection card Sunday morning. For more information please contact Judy Yant at (630) 294-4328 or email judy.a.yant@gmail.com.

Bless Children in Need This Christmas!
Help kids around the world receive the good news of Jesus and enjoy Christmas by filling up shoe boxes with gifts. Shoeboxes will be available starting Sun, Oct 1. Drop off your filled shoebox at the church anytime before Sun, Nov 19. Learn more at https://www.samaritanspurse.org/occ. Contact Dwayne Nelson at dnelsonlol@comcast.net.

Serve at the Lazarus House Community Thanksgiving Feast
Lazarus House invites you to join its staff, guests, and many supporters at our annual Thanksgiving Feast to be held Thu, Nov 23, 2017, at the Salvation Army St. Charles Tri Cities Corps located at 1710 S. 7th Ave. in St. Charles. The event is from 11:30am to 2pm, with dining beginning at noon. The feast has become quite a tradition in the community. The potluck style buffet, which is at no charge, gives you the opportunity to enjoy delicious food, entertainment and rich fellowship together. This feast has become the family meal for Lazarus House guests, as well as many who live by themselves or do not have family in the area. If you want to cook or donate various supply items, please sign up now. Food should arrive in a disposable container and come hot and ready to serve between 11:30 and 11:45am. Please check www.lazarushouse.net for more details about food and supply donations. Please contact Anne at volunteer@lazarushouse.net to sign up for a donation or get more details about the event.

Serve at Lazarus House in St. Charles
Come serve the local community at the Lazarus House in St. Charles. Lord of Life serves every month on the third Thursday and fourth Friday. Signup to serve or provide food items by clicking here. Someone will contact you with further information. Questions? Contact Curt Berg at cberg@lolchurch.net.

Serve in the Comfort Dog Ministry
Bring the love of Christ to the local community by becoming a prayer partner or handler for Chloe the comfort dog. Contact Sue Kessler at skessler717@earthlink.net. Sue will help you take the next steps to serve with Chloe! To learn more about Chloe read her bio online and this introduction to the Comfort Dog Ministry. Watch this short video about the Comfort Dog Ministry’s impact at a local middle school.

Quilters of the King
A group of ladies who invites you to quilt, pray and connect in community. All ladies of any age are welcome. Quilts are made for local mission partners around the world. We meet on Thursdays at 9-11am in the Solid Rock Lodge at Lord of Life. We are always in need of material, notions (thread, buttons, zippers or any sewing items) so if you are cleaning out please think of us. Questions? Contact Pamela McLane at (630) 879-0989.

LaFox Train Station Outreach • Wed, Dec 13
On Wed, Dec 13 we will hand LaFox Train station commuters invitations to join us for worship during Lent and Christmas. When we did this in April many commuters shared their thankfulness to the church and some even attended Easter services! Meet at the train station at 5:45am on Wed, Dec 13. For more contact Curt Berg at cberg@lolchurch.net.