SUPPORT GROUPS

When Life Gets Challenging

Monday Morning

Job Search Planning and Support is a group that provides the necessary tools and support to those who are unemployed/underemployed. Help is available to explore short/long term goals and self-assessment. The group meets Monday mornings at 10:00 am. Contact Vince Gutierrez at vjguti@yahoo.com with questions.

Tuesday Evening

GriefShare is for those in need of  Christ’s comfort as they work through losses from the death of loved ones. This group meets at Shepherd on the even dates of the month at 6:30pm. Contact Greg Meuwissen for more information or to join the group.

Are you a mother through adoption or foster care? Consider Embrace: Foster & Adoptive Parents. Join other mothers who share the same joys and challenges as they study Trust-Based Parenting: Creating Lasting Changes in Your Child’s Behavior. Meets the 1st Tuesday of the month from 7:00 to 8:30 pm at church. Childcare available upon request. Contact Jennifer Hanson for more information or to join the group.

Thursday Evening

Women’s Prayer and Share is for those who have a loved one who struggles with addiction. Join other women facing similar challenges for a time of devotion and prayer. This group meets at Shepherd on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month at 5:30 pm, beginning October 1. Contact Keri Aldridge for more information or to join the group.

Journey to Hope is for everyone who has something that keeps them back from the abundant life Jesus promises for us. It may be addiction, depression, abuse, self-esteem, or something else. The group is a discipleship experience where paticipants read and discuss 12 Step meditations on various Bible verses in the Serenity New Testament. Meetings are Thursdays at Shepherd from 7:00-8:15 pm. Contact Johan Hinderlie for more information or to join the group.