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DivorceCare

DivorceCare is a caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences.

DivorceCare group meets weekly to help you face the challenges of divorce or separation and move you toward rebuilding your life.  You don’t have to go through it alone. 

 

When: Mondays from 7-9 PM starting February 4th, 2019.  Runs for 13 weeks.

Where: St. Paul’s Leaskdale, 12251 Regional Rd. #1, Leaskdale, ON

Cost: $30.00 for the workbook.  Child care is available.

For more info, contact Judy Atkins at  j.atkins@saintpauls.ca or 905-852-5921

GriefShare

When you have lost someone you love, you may feel overwhelmed, isolated, and confused. This is normal. And there is help when you need it.

GriefShare is a 13-week program that provides caring, safe, and gentle support in a group setting. Each session runs independently, so you can join at any time during the 13 weeks.

 

When: Wednesdays from 9:30 – 11:00 am

Dates: February 20 to May 15, 2019

Where: Uxbridge Baptist Church, 231 Brock St W, Uxbridge, ON L9P 1B1

Cost: $30 for materials

For more information, contact Judy Atkins at  j.atkins@saintpauls.ca or 905-852-5921

Serenity

Struggling with an addiction? Serenity meets weekly as an anonymous, confidential group. Serenity provides a safe, loving environment where everyone is welcome to share burdens, change lives, and improve their relationship with God.

Serenity is for anyone that has identified behavior in their lives that negatively affects their physical, mental, or spiritual well-being. It is an ongoing meeting that focuses on a Christian interpretation of the “12-steps” using the Serenity Bible as a reference. 

 

When: Thursdays @ 8:00 pm

Where: St Paul’s Leaskdale

For more information, contact Gary Schissler at  905-621-1788.

 

Stephen Ministry

In Stephen Ministry, trained and supervised lay persons (called Stephen Ministers) provide one-to-one Christian care to individuals facing life challenges or difficulties.

Stephen Ministers listen, care, encourage, and provide emotional support. The care is confidential. And there is no fee.

Stephen Ministers care for those experiencing challenges such as: loneliness, loss of a spouse, retirement changes, unemployment, discouragement, miscarriage, hospitalization, divorce/grief, terminal illness, or questions about God and faith.

 

 

A Stephen Minister is:

  • Someone who cares
  • Someone who supports
  • Someone who listens
  • Someone who shares

To learn how you, a friend, neighbour, or relative can receive care, please contact Karen Rennie at 905-213-3781 or krennie64@gmail.com.