CARE GROUPS

Care Groups help you find, trust and follow God through the challenges of life while connecting with others for encouragement and support. You are Not Alone in your struggle. Care groups provide a safe place for you to connect with God and others who are facing similar life issues. We are here to help.

Below is a list of Groups we have available.

 

To get in touch with a ministry leader, please fill out the contact form below.
CELEBRATE RECOVERY

Fridays, 6:30 pm, The Far Room    

CR is a Christ-centered 12-Step recovery ministry for all types of hurts, hang-ups and habits. Come just as you are for healing, community and fun in recovery! Click here for more info on CR.

DIVORCE CARE

Mondays at 6:30 pm, the Conference Room beginning Sept. 11

DivorceCare is a 13-week video seminar/support group for those whose lives have been impacted by divorce. All are welcome — those who are separated, going through a divorce or already divorced. DivorceCare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. Don’t go through separation or divorce alone. More info >

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SUPPORT

Sundays, 9 am in The Conference Room

For women experiencing issues related to domestic violence. Safety. Support. Resources. Community.

If you or someone you know is involved in a domestic violence situation, (physical, verbal, or emotional), we here at Journey would like to offer you the advocacy and company of some who have traveled that path ahead of you. Whether you are looking for education, shelter, confidential conversation or a pipeline to a variety of available resources we would like to walk with you and help facilitate those needs. You are not defenseless. You are not alone. Please contact us using the form at the bottom of this page for confidential support and resources.

WOMEN’S SEXUAL ABUSE RECOVERY COURSE

Mondays from 6:30 – 8:30 pm in The Plaza Room beginning Sept. 18. (12 weeks)

Join us for a new series aimed to help adult (women) survivors of sexual abuse work through the lasting damage in
a Christ centered forum. We will be utilizing the study The Wounded Heart by Dr. Dan B. Allender to help you work through the complex issues of sexual abuse in a concrete way by leading you step-by-step through the process of change. Our discussions will assist in facing the truth of what has happened in the past and how it affects you in the present all while seeking solace in God. SIGN UP >

FINANCIAL PEACE UNIVERSITY

Sundays at 11 am in The Center Room beginning September 17
Free Preview Class: Sunday, September 3 at 11 am in The Center Room

Tools to help develop and implement good financial habits and practices.

We all need a plan for our money. Financial Peace University (FPU) is that plan! It teaches God’s ways of handling money. Through video teaching, class discussions and interactive small group activities, FPU presents biblical, practical steps to get from where you are to where you’ve dreamed you could be. This plan will show you how to get rid of debt, manage your money, spend and save wisely, and much more! More info >

GRIEF SHARE

Mondays at 6:30 pm in Journey Java beginning September 11

GriefShare is a Jesus-centered seminar and support group for those grieving the death of a loved one. It is a place to be surrounded and encouraged by others who understand the deep hurt you are experiencing as we look together to the source of all healing and comfort. More info >

THE HEALING CLASS

Sundays at 10:45 am in The Far Room.

If you are in need of physical or emotional healing or would like to learn how to pray others, this special two-week workshop is for you! In this class you will hear stories of people at Journey that have experienced healing, you will take a look at the scriptural basis for healing, and you will learn to pray and for healing in others. More info >

THE HEALING PLACE

Third Saturday of the month, 8 – 9 am, Journey Food Bank 

At “The Healing Place” we have caring people who will spend time with you, pray with you and expect God to intervene in the problems you may be facing.

POST-ABORTION HEALING

Post-Abortion Healing Bible Study 

Tuesdays from 6:30 – 8:30 pm, off campus beginning September 11

This Bible study offers a pressure-free environment where women who have experienced an abortion can find hope, empathy and total confidentiality. The group is facilitated by experienced and caring leaders. 

Our Post-Abortion Healing Bible Study is designed to enable each participant to:

~ work through any pain they are facing

~ deal with issues of guilt and forgiveness 

~ resolve anger towards self, God and others

~ grieve the loss of her baby

~ come to a place of acceptance 

For more information please contact:

Nicolee Hill or Tamara Nelson at PostAbortionHealing@journeycom.org

Isaiah 61:1-3

PARENTS OF CHILDREN WITH ADHD

Mondays from 6:30 – 8:30 pm beginning September 11 in The Center Room

This is a 10-week support and education group for parents who have children diagnosed with ADHD. We will be discussing strategies for handling behavioral issues, as well as attending to the emotional needs of you and your child.

PRE-MARITAL MINISTRY

The Preparing for Marriage process at Journey is designed to guide engaged and seriously dating couples that are considering marriage, toward building a Christ-centered marriage that will last a lifetime. Engaged couples are matched with a married couple to provide role modeling, support and direction during the premarital stage. More info >

PRISON MINISTRY

The Prison Ministry provides care to men, women and juveniles who are incarcerated. We visit and pray with inmates, facilitate chapel services, prayer meetings and classes, and provide reentry planning. With more care ministers (like you!), we envision Journey extending care to those within our own church who have loved ones that are incarcerated. All ministry members undergo appropriate orientation and training.

“Continue to remember those in prison as if you were together with them in prison.” Hebrews 13:3

OVERCOMING DEPRESSION

Contact us for schedule information.

An 8-week class that looks at the physical, emotional and spiritual components related to depression, giving practical tools effective in reducing the impact of depression in our lives.

Are there times when you feel hopeless? Are there times when you feel depressed? The class addresses all aspects of depression – physical, emotional and spiritual.

This is a seminar based on the video series by Dr. Neil Anderson. This very balanced approach considers the medical, cognitive, and spiritual components of depression. Some of the topics covered include: the signs and symptoms of depression, understanding brain chemistry, the basis for hope of recovery, overcoming helplessness, the mechanism for dealing with loss, and making a commitment to recover.

Families Impacted by Suicide

After A Suicide ~ The impact of losing someone you love to suicide is sudden and tragic. The grief that follows is unique. Know that you are not alone. Contact us at aftersuicide@journeycom.org.

Can’t find a particular group? Use the form below to get in touch with us.

NotAlone

NotAlone Ministry is a one-on-one conversation where life’s challenging issues can be addressed. You are Not Alone in your struggle. Find out more about meeting with a caregiver.

More Info

For more information:

Please fill out this form to contact Care Ministries, NotAlone, Spiritual Care Training or Care Group leaders. Or you can call the church office at 619-464-4544.