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Blaine, MN 55434
763.784.1329  Fax: 763.784.0652

  Faith Formation
  Pastoral Care

Growing Through Loss

Have you experienced:

  • the death of a loved one
  • a broken relationship
  • a divorce or separation
  • pregnancy or infant loss
  • a job loss or change
  • a move to a new home or city
  • a loved one who needs your support

Do you Feel:

  •   in need of support or
  •   interested in learning more about grief?

Twin Cities North Metro Grief Support Coalition

The Twin Cities' North Metro Grief Support Coalition sponsors the "Growing Through Loss" series twice yearly, providing an opportunity for individuals to obtain information and support for a variety of loss and grief issues. The next six-week series for adults will be held on Thursdays at First Congregational/UCC Church in Anoka.  See below for more information.

Place:  First Congregational/UCC,
           1923 3rd Ave.,  Anoka
           Phone: 763/421-3375

Time: Thursdays  6:45 to 9 p.m.
Agenda: Registration 6:45 to 7 p.m.
Speaker 7 to 7:45 p.m.
Hospitality 7:45 to 8 pm
Small Groups 8 to 9 pm

Session: March 2 - April 6, 2017

March 2: 
"Loss & Grief: It's a Busy Intersection"

--Ted Bowman, educator, trainer, author
 March 9 
"Why do I feel like I'm going crazy?"   

-- Judy Young, retired hospice RN, grief counselor, legacy facilitator
 March 16
"Healing Grief & Loss through visualization, affirmations and prayer"

--Peggy Thompson, Artist, Chaplain
March 23
"Journey Through Grief and Loss"

-Sue Wallager, Pastor for Spiritual Care,
 Zion Lutheran
 March 30
 "Hidden Grief"

 --Curt Johnson, Minister of Pastoral Support,
 First Cong/UCC
April 6 
 Prayer Service for Healing

 --Pastor Chris McArdle

Pre-registration is not required. Registration takes place at 6:45 p.m. each night of the program, and the presentations begin at 7:00 p.m. Each session is complete in itself. You are welcome to attend one or all. Donations are welcome.

For further information call our Coalition phone number 763-413-2985 or  the Church of St. Timothy 763-784-1329.

This 6 week program is offered twice a year. The next series will be held in the Fall of 2017.