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In 2013, Love INC began offering life skills classes such as living with a disability, Dave Ramsey Financial Peace University, ways to promote healthy boundaries and Bible studies. Pictured are 10 clients who graduated from a recent healthy boundaries class. After the eight-week class was completed, participants requested that it continue. Two additional classes are being held this month. (Contributed)

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In the five years since it was started, Love In the Name of Christ (INC) of Douglas County Lakes Area has helped hundreds of families and individuals with a variety of needs.


As organizers have watched the community’s needs increase over the years, they have done all they can to ensure the program expands to meet those needs.


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Tara Bitzan
Tara Bitzan is editor of the Echo Press. She joined the company in 1991 as a news reporter. A lifelong resident of Douglas County, Tara graduated from Brandon High School and earned a bachelor of arts degree in mass communications and English with a minor in Scandinavian Studies from Moorhead State University. She and her husband, Dennis, and their children live near Alexandria.
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