Time:     Tuesdays 6:45 to 9:00 p.m.
Agenda:     Registration 6:45 to 7:00 p.m.
      Speaker 7:00 to 7:45 p.m.
      Small Groups 8:00 to 9:00 p.m.

   Each evening begins with a speaker on a grief or loss-related topic, followed by small group discussions. Groups are formed based on types of loss, such as loss of spouse, child, parent, friend, sibling, divorce, suicide survivor, and transitional loss. These are peer support groups with a facilitator, however these are not intended to be counseling sessions. Each Session is complete in itself. You are welcome to attend one or all.


April 16   Characteristics of Grief
  Paul Johnson
  Bereavement Educator
April 23   The Transformative Nature of Grief
  Paul Johnson
  Bereavement Educator
April 30   Honest Hope Even While Grieving
  Ted Bowman
  Trainer, Consultant, Educator and Author
May 7   Taking Care of You: A Part of the Grief Journey
  Louise Britts
  Bereavement Coordinator, Optage
May 14   Grief and the Family
  Janice Winchester-Nadeau, Ph.D.
  Licensed Psychologist, Marriage and Family Therapist
May 21   Where Is God in My Suffering?
  (includes a service of healing and hope)
Rev. Elisa Richardson, M.Div.
  Pastor, Abiding Savior Lutheran Church

For further information call 763-755-5335