Sun Lakes United Methodist Church
GriefShare is a nationally known program that offers help and encouragement after the death of a spouse, child, family member, or friend. Meeting weekly for 13 weeks and comprised of 3 elements:
- A video seminar providing encouragement and information from leading grief recovery experts.
- A support group that centers on the video content, and a workbook for journaling and personal exercises between sessions.
- A few of the 13 topics covered include:
- Is what I am feeling normal?
- The challenges of grief.
- Stuck in my grief.
The classes meet on Wednesday afternoons from 1:30-3:00 pm in the education building. One series is in the fall, the second in late winter and spring. As noted by one participant: “This program gives you hope and helps you cope with everything you are feeling.”