Labor of Love USA – Who are we?

To see the future of Labor of Love clearly, we must sometimes revisit our past.  We stand firm on those principles, and have also grown and learned over the years.  How the group began, what motivated the methods we use to serve others?  The most comprehensive view of a typical Labor of Love weekend is…

A Road Less Traveled

A Labor of Love volunteer posted this on Facebook the other day, and with some recent events in the culture and even within Labor of Love, it struck a chord.  Let me explain. The road to restoration is not an easy one.  It doesn’t matter what one is attempting to restore – an old house,…

Leaps of Faith

Participation in Labor of Love service event involves a leap of faith.  Recently, one of Labor of Love’s co-founders was talking with the local organizer of an upcoming service event, and they identified LoL leaps of faith of two distinct types: Participants making the commitment to come, often arranging  time off work or away from…

The Happy Blue House

Sometimes it isn’t just about the person we are there to serve…it is about the neighborhood, the community. Three years ago today, Labor of Love volunteers were in rural Kentucky transforming a two story white home to the homeowners favorite color.  It was a weekend to be remembered for many reasons. From the never before…

Giving the Right of Way in Life

Labor of Love volunteers are a diverse bunch in many ways, but share in common a belief in a set of guiding principles, put into action.  We have an expansive view of who our neighbors are, and invite any willing to share our guiding principles to join us in healing our nation, one individual at a time…

How do I connect with Labor of Love?

Most of the inquiries we receive from people who hear about Labor of Love relate to how to get involved.  I have 3 suggestions in answer to that question. Find out what Labor of Love is, by reading our Guiding Principles.  You will sometimes see the abbreviation ‘LoL’ instead of the full name.  Yes, Labor…