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 Corner 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. 2019

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 at 9 am

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.

FINANCIAL PEACE UNIVERSITY

Date TBD

Learn how to beat debt and make a plan for the future together! More info >

Pathway Class “Your Financial Journey” begins July 12.  More info >

GRIEF SHARE

Mondays at 6:30 pm in Journey Java (July 8 – August 12)

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 >

MILITARY
Military Support

If you would be interested in hosting a sailor, soldier, or military family, for a Thanksgiving or Christmas meal in your home, please email us.

Military & Veterans

In an effort to support the large Military community in San Diego, Journey now has a Military Liaison available to help our newly relocated military visitors and members with information about the local community and our church. Please email us for more information.

Journey will also be putting together special Military Support events. If you are currently serving, or a Veteran, and would be interested in knowing about upcoming Military events hosted by Journey, please email us your Name and Branch of Service.

MOMS OF LGBT

Moms of LGBT was created by mothers with children of all ages in the LGBT community. It is a place of encouragement, support and love for moms who are living this journey, love Jesus and love their kids. We meet the first Monday of every month at 6:45 pm in The Corner Room. More info >

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.

POST-ABORTION HEALING

Post-Abortion Healing Bible Study 

Contact us for schedule

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

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

PURE DESIRE
MEN: Pure Desire is for any man who’s ever struggled. Every man, at some point will be tempted to sin sexually. The difference between prevailing and failing comes down to having a battle plan in place. The seven pillars of freedom workbook is a comprehensive curriculum on purity, training men to fight and win against sexual sin. The intensive discipleship course will take you out of your comfort zone, so expect to be challenged. Contact us for more info.

WOMEN: Pure Desire Partner Support
Is your loved one recovering from a porn addiction? Join the women of Pure Desire Partner Support as we seek hope and healing in the midst of our partners’ addiction by working through an 8 week bible study on Wednesday nights. This confidential group focuses on trust, forgiveness and rebuilding our identity in Christ together without shame.  Contact Courtney for more information.

RECOVERY FROM SEXUAL ABUSE

Mondays, 6:30 to 8 pm in the Center Room

Join us for a new series aimed to help adult survivors of sexual abuse work through the lasting damage in a Christ centered forum. We will be utilizing 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 through truth of what has happened in the past and how it affects you in present all while seeking solace in God. Contact us for more info >

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

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.