“O Lord, make this Lenten season different from the other ones. Let me find you again. Amen.” —Henri Nouwen

Heifer Update for January 2024

 Happy New Year! The “Water 4 All” Program has ended. Final results were very impressive. Total donations were 3 Irrigation Pumps, 2 Water Buffalo, 1 Gift of Fish, and 1 Gift of Clean Water. Then in December we added the Food Basket and gifts from the Christmas tree. That added 16 Food Baskets, 4 Flocks […]

Heifer Update for October 2023

To start this article, I need to say a big “THANK YOU” to all who (in any way) participated in the “FLOCK SALE #3”. I am so proud of what we have done for the poor and hungry of the world. With our donations and the matching done by Heifer International, we have given hope […]

Heifer Update for September 2023

The Flock Sale #3 is over. It was both exciting and rewarding. The number of flocks donated will be published in next month’s Lakeviewer. As of this writing there are two weeks remaining before the new campaign “WATER 4 ALL” will kick off. This part of the Heifer Program will feature: Fish, Water Buffalo, Irrigation […]

Heifer Update for August 2023

Heifer Update August 5th First, I want to share with you a recognition we received last week. It reads as follows: “Heifer International gratefully recognizes Lakeview United Methodist Church for   faithfully serving the Lord in words and actions and for sharing their gifts to end world hunger and poverty. This congregation has richly blessed families […]

Heifer Updates for July & August 2023

Heifer Update July & August 2023 Through the months of July and August we will still be in the “Flock Sale #3” segment of donations of the above four poverty and hunger eliminators. Hundreds of small farmers and their families will be given a new direction in life. Isn’t it exciting that we (LUMC) are […]

Heifer Update for June 2023

Is there anything cuter? How small, yet how big in their continuation to help a poor family out of the grip of hunger and poverty. Such was the case of Juana Maria Chavez and her husband, Carlos. They struggled to make a living. Then their third child was born with cerebral palsy. Caring for Samara […]

Heifer Update for May 2023

We had a great 30 days of donations through our “WWW” Campaign. Donations included 4 Alpaca, 4 Sheep and 5 Goats. Matching funds provided 2 more Alpaca and 2 Sheep. A month that will potentially enrich the lives of 153 small scale farmers and their families. The “WWW” Program was concluded on April 30th. A […]

Heifer Update for March 2023

2022 Heifer Annual Report Hi Lakeview United Methodist Church,Your generosity has assisted more than 895 thousand families get to a sustainable living income in 2022. You can read about your impact in the 2022 Annual Report by clicking the button. You will read inspiring stories from farmers around the world that you helped make possible.If […]

Heifer Update for December 2022

Heifer Update for December 2022 For the 30 days listed above, donations were 7 Gifts of Honeybees and 3 Gifts of Garden Seeds. Then the Missions and Outreach Committee came up with a great donation. With it we donated 11 Gifts of Garden Seeds and 11 Gifts of Honeybees. Also, 1 “Joy to the World” […]

Heifer Update for November 2022

Heifer Update for November 2022 “Bees ‘N’ Seeds”, our project through December 31 has seen the effects of a national slow-down. Two Hives of Honey Bees have been donated during the above-named dates. But, those two hives are going to produce ample honey and honey by-products, provide pollination for increased yields of garden products, fruit […]

Heifer Update for October 2022

Heifer Update for October 2022 I want to join my friends above in congratulating the “Lakeview United Methodist Church” for a job very well done. Thank you. The final numbers of animals relocated around the world are 8 Heifers, 4 Alpaca, 5 Goats, 4 Sheep, 4 Pigs, 15 Hives of Honeybees and 15 Flocks of […]

Heifer Update for September 2022

Heifer Update for September 2022 Heifer Most Wanted It has been such an exciting program, but you will have to wait to get the final results. I can share with you what happened between June 16th and August 15th. Donations for that time period were as follows: 6 Flocks of Chicks, 5 Hives of Honeybees, […]

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