Your Journey from Mourning to Joy

13 Week Support Group
 
No matter what the circumstances, grief recovery is a painful process. Risen Savior is excited to share a special 13-week, grief support group for people dealing with the death of a loved one.  Click here GriefShare Website for more information on GriefShare.
 
Our next 2022 session begins Tuesday, September 6th and meets through Tuesday, November 29 from 6 – 7:30 p.m.  Cost is $20 and scholarships are available.  You can sign-up through this link:  https://www.griefshare.org/groups/153381
 
Our 2023 session begins Tuesday, March 7 and meets through May 30 from 5:45 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. Cost is $20 and scholarships are available.  You can sign-up through this link: https://www.griefshare.org/groups/153383
 
You can also register by calling the church office at 683-5538. 

Loss of a Spouse

Loss of a Spouse is a free 2-hour seminar for people grieving a spouse’s death. The seminar features video interviews with counselors, grief experts, and widowed men and women. They offer helpful insights on:

  • What to expect in the days to come
  • How to deal with the loneliness
  • What to do with your spouse’s belongings
  • Why it won’t always hurt this much
  • And other practical help for dealing with the challenges of widowhood
Watch for upcoming classes! 

When you are grieving a loved one’s death, the holiday season can be especially painful.

Join us for “Surviving the Holidays” seminar and receive help in preparing for the holidays and even discover hope for the future.

Our next seminar will be held on Sunday, December 4th from 2-4 p.m.  Please register by calling the church office at 683-5538 or online https://www.griefshare.org/leaderzone/my/holiday_events/41705

3 Components of a GriefShare Support Group

Video Seminar

GriefShare is a weekly video seminar which feature some of the nation’s foremost experts on grief recovery topics. Each seminar is facilitated by caring people who have experienced grief and have a desire to walk alongside you through this journey. Small group discussion time allows you to talk about the content of the video and how you are dealing with the death of your loved one.
 
 

Support Group

After viewing the video, you and the other group members will spend time as a support group, discussing what was presented in that week’s video seminar and what is going on in your lives.
 
 

Personal Study and Journaling

During the week you will have the opportunity to use your workbook for further personal study of the grieving process and to help sort out your emotions through journaling. Your group will spend time discussing questions and comments from the workbook study.