Helpline: (813) 222-5683 | adoyle@loveinctampa.org
lloydw
-1
archive,author,author-lloydw,author-2,elision-core-1.0.9,tribe-no-js,tribe-bar-is-disabled,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,qode-child-theme-ver-1.0.0,qode-theme-ver-4.3,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-6.0.5,vc_responsive

Author: lloydw

Love INC: Encouraging, Equipping, Elevating Lives through Comprehensive Transformational Ministry

  |   Uncategorized   |   No comment

Love INC (In the Name of Christ) of Metro Tampa REACH Program: Relationships that Equip, Affirm, Challenge and Heal   Background: Love INC Relational Ministry Model   Love INC is a proven capacity-building ministry that helps churches help people in need.  The Help Center (Clearinghouse) is the foundation of this ministry,...

Read More

Rose’s Odyssey: A Love Story

  |   Uncategorized   |   No comment

Love INC advocates boldly for those He loves.   We’ve all heard the saying that “A rose by any other name would smell as sweet”. Our recent 60-day journey with “Rose” represents an entirely new meaning for this phrase; a “Rose” of unmeasurable resilience and hope. ”Rose” was...

Read More

A Hand Up or a Handout?

  |   Uncategorized   |   No comment

One of the most important things a church can do is to not let a person’s need become the church’s crisis.   During recent morning rounds, my first stop was Love INC member church First Baptist Church (FBC) to deliver a copy of Redemptive Compassion to new...

Read More

What Mutuality Looks Like

  |   Uncategorized   |   No comment

Mutuality: having a reciprocal degree and feeling of (interest) between partners; the state derived from equality of (participation and contribution) in a relationship. - Urban Dictionary   By design, Love INC (In the Name of Christ) of Metro Tampa is intentionally relational. This means we foster mutuality; an even exchange in...

Read More

Who is my neighbor?

  |   Uncategorized   |   No comment

“But he wanted to justify himself, so he asked Jesus, “And who is my neighbor?” Luke 10:29 One of the most recognized stories to both Christians and nonbelievers is The Good Samaritan.  While religious leaders, a priest and Levite, disregarded the man’s plight, having been robbed and...

Read More

How can you possibly resist responding?

  |   Uncategorized   |   No comment

Panhandling works perfectly. On many street corners, a person or exhausted mom of scarcity with kids in tow, holds a scrap of cardboard stating “hungry; anything helps” and stares plaintively through your windshield. How can you possibly resist responding? However, is panhandling God’s plan for any of...

Read More

Deserved Trust

  |   Uncategorized   |   No comment

“To get what you want, deserve what you want. Trust, success, and admiration are earned.” In 2007, Charlie Munger gave the commencement address at USC Law School, opening his speech by saying, “Well, no doubt many of you are wondering why the speaker is so old....

Read More