GriefShare

It hurts to lose someone. Find help at GriefShare.

GriefShare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone. Led by people who understand what you are going through, you will gain valuable resources that help you recover from your loss and look forward to rebuilding a future.  

GriefShare is a 14-week video seminar that features experts on grief recovery topics. Each meeting will involve a small group discussion time to allow participants to talk about the content of the seminar and about how they are dealing with the death of their loved one. Sessions include: Is This Normal?, The Challenges of Grief, Grief and Your Relationships, Why?, and Guilt and Anger. 

Loss of a Spouse
Saturday, October 12
2-Hour Seminar @ 10 a.m.
Cost: $10

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

Everyone who attends will receive a booklet with over 30 short readings on how to live with grief and eventually rebuild your life.

Surviving the Holidays
Saturday, November 9
2-Hour Seminar @ 10 a.m. 
Cost: $10 

This seminar features video interviews with counselors, grief experts, and other people who have experienced the holidays after their loved one’s death and who offer practical suggestions and reassurance. These people share honestly about: 
• Being prepared for surprising emotions that may hit over the holidays 
• What to do about traditions and other coming changes 
• How to handle holiday parties and invitations 
• How to survive potentially awkward moments with other people 
• Where to find comfort, strength, and hope in a seemingly hopeless time

Those who attend will receive a Survival Guide filled with practical tips, encouraging words, journaling ideas, and exercises for daily help through the holiday season. 

For more information, email Greg & Marinda.