Ministries

Ministries

4KK 2.0 – Destiny

During the first weekend of March, For King and Kingdom launched 4KK 2.0 at Tucker Lodge on Lake DeGray. This follow-up retreat to the original 4KK retreat focuses on Kingdom destiny. It is designed to equip men to better understand and pursue their specific Kingdom assignment and to be better prepared to deal with the obstacles that impede or distract them from this…

Men of the Ouachitas (MOO)

Men of the Ouachitas, also known as MOO, is a vital ministry to the men of Lake Valley. Over the past few years, we have shared the retreat process with several churches who are now hosting and leading their own retreats. Men of the Ouachitas remains the name of our Lake Valley retreat ministry. Our effort to reach men in other churches has transformed into For King and…

J.A.M. (Jesus and Me)

Kids need love…Kids need friends… Kids need adults to invest in them…Kids need pizza… Kids need play…Kids need Jesus! J.A.M. (Jesus and Me) was designed by parents for kids in K-5th grades. During each J.A.M. session, leaders strive to meet each of the needs listed above for every child present. We worship, pray, and eat. We learn, play…

Women of the Ouachitas (WOO)

Women of the Ouachitas (WOO) Over the last several years, we have seen the impact and transformation in the lives of literally hundreds of men who have attended a Men of the Ouachitas (MOO) retreat. After many months of prayer, planning, and preparation, Women of the Ouachitas (WOO) was launched with a pilot group of four women in March of 2018. Under the direction and…

Women’s Bible Study

Wednesday Morning Bible Study for Women God’s word is powerful. His word tells us that we are valued and loved all of the time. His word tells us that we have a purpose for being here and that He empowers us to do His will. His word encourages us to work together to share His message and His love, to build up one another, to support one another and to fellowship…

Serving & Building Relationships

Sometime in the fall of 2018, Mike Fischer approached me with a proposal. He said, “I’ve got five to seven big trees on my property that need to be split for firewood. I’d like to donate all of it to Tucker Lodge. Let’s get a group together to knock it out on a Saturday.” My thought was, “How can we can make this day about more than splitting wood?” With the help of…

Letter from Morgan

Lake Valley, For the last few years, I have shared with you a written reflection of both the most recent year and the year to come. It seems as if I just completed my thoughts for the year 2017, and now 2019 has already knocked on the door. As with most years, 2018 had many encouraging moments and also its share of hardships. During the year, we walked with Dru and Jo…

My Best For You

Middle Schoolers. Preteens. Tweenagers. These words are used to describe kids who are stuck in the stage between being considered a child and actually being a teenager. No matter what you use to refer to them, they are still kids facing many changes, physically, mentally, and socially. Society constantly bombards them with demands, ideas, and values that are contrary to…

4KK Banquet

4KK Banquet On October 23, 2018, Lake Valley had it’s inaugural For King and Kingdom Banquet. It was a tremendous night of imagination and celebration. There are so many individuals to thank for making this a great event and a fun evening for everyone who attended. You know who you are, and to you my sincerest “thank you!” This was a very successful fundraising event for…

WOO2

WOO2 Ten LVCC ladies recently completed WOO2! WOOAH! The redemption story of Tucker Lodge creates the ideal setting for women to take an active look at their stories and trace God’s hand through innocence, tragedy, redemption and destiny! Our God is so good! If you had asked me ten years ago when I first joined LVCC if I would ever “lead” a ministry, I would have laughed…