Life groups are small groups of people who meet weekly on Monday evenings to grow, change and help overcome their life struggles through Bible based course study. These courses are led by facilitators who want to see people grow and change, and most facilitators have overcome the struggle themselves. The Course fee of $35 helps cover course materials and snacks.
Courses begin September 11, and pre-registration is required.
Anger, Taming Your Wild Side
Life is full of hurts and bumps and bruises. Every emotional hurt we experience produces an automatic reaction of anger in us, even if we are not aware of it. As a result we tend to repress our anger instead of using it to help us deal with life’s hurts. Anger is often misunderstood and when we express it in a destructive manner, we experience hurt again.
In this course, you’ll learn how anger can work for your benefit and how to use it to overcome hurts and offenses through forgiveness.
Here are a few of the topics covered:
• understanding anger’s purpose
• how depression, anorexia, sarcasm and yelling can all come from a similar root
• how to deal with hurt by turning anger into a friend
• developing a strategy that turns anger into motivation
• distinguishing between anger and bitterness
• how to heal hurt and bitterness through forgiveness
Finding The Strength To Go On
The divorce recovery support program provides the care needed to heal the hurt. It allows gorup members to personalize each concept and focus on specific issues as the challenges of divorce are faced. The group helps discover the important keys to balanced relationships and moves members beyond bitterness, anger and loneliness. As well, the members are helped to acquire increased strength and self-knowledge as well as embrace a time of healing through reflection, re-creation and refocusing The format is a DVD/Discussion time with sharing and inspirational readings.
When to Say Yes, How to Say No, to Take Control of Your Life
Having clear boundaries is essential to a healthy, balanced lifestyle. Do you ask questions like:
This course offers biblically-based answers to these and other tough questions, showing how to set healthy boundaries with parents, spouses, children, friends, co-workers, and even ourselves.
H.O.P.E. (For Women)
Helping Others Persevere Everyday
Recovery and healing from abuse using Jan Frank's, "The Door of Hope", as a vehicle driving recovery; taking past experiences meant to harm and turning them to good. Jan's personal journey of recovery and healing can become your reality. H.O.P.E. is about believing in what we cannot see, yet knowing all things are possible with God.
Search For Significance
Teaches members how to develop self-esteem and how to be focused and ambitious about the things that add quality to life's experiences. Encourages members to gain new skills for getting off the performance treadmill. Group discussion allows members to share experiences and help each other gain more self confidence.
Strengthening Blended Families
Discover the keys to a healthy stepfamily
This course reveals the seven fundamental steps to blended family success and provides practical, realistic solutions to the issues you face as a stepfamily. Whether married or soon-to-be-married, you'll discover how to:
Making Wise Decisions (For Women)
Helping those with overwhelmed schedules and underwhelmed souls make wise decisions in the midst of endless demands.
Based on Lysa TerKeurst's book "The Best Yes", this course will help you: