Winding between the rolling acres of golf green and the dock-fringed local lake, the 89 parishioners of Shepherd of the Lake Lutheran Church in Loudon, Tennessee, converge in a rented chapel every Sunday for worship.
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Empowering vibrant, grace-filled living across all generations. That is the mission of Lutheran Life Communities, an ELCA-related ministry providing life-sustaining services for older adults and their families through a network of continuing care retirement communities across three states.
Cleaning products used in your church and home promise to disinfect and kill germs. Yet exposure to the toxic chemicals in these products has been known to cause everything from respiratory ailments to chemical burns on your skin and in your eyes.
What are the alternatives? Check out the ingredients. Look for natural, renewable resources. Cleaning products that use citrus, seed, vegetable and pine oils as bases tend to be mor e environmentally friendly.
A renewed church, a renewed vision. How and MIF loan helped a church shine at home and in the community.