Supporting Life

We know that all along the journey of discipleship everyone will encounter challenging seasons and experience obstacles along the way. Our Supporting CARE classes, which will vary each semester, are designed to bring biblical truths into these challenging times as well as provide encouragement and fellowship. Most of our groups are offered at least twice a year and all are facilitated by those who have walked that way themselves and now return to assist others in their journey. Our classes begin the week of September 15th and include: Childcare will be available for a nominal fee.

Anger Management

We all deal with anger in our lives--whether it be in subtle or violent manner. The good news is anger can be managed by identifying the best ways to handle it, identifying patterns in your life that influence your anger and more.

>>For more information contact Steve Turner bmcsturner_1@hotmail.com

Blended Families

Using materials from Smart Stepfamily Ministry by Ron Deal, this study will provide tools to become a better step parent and the ability to walk out the challenges of a blended fame.

>For more information contact Dave and Dawn Kennedy dszgbeckman@gmail.com

Battles to Breakthroughs

Using the books Battlefield of the Mind by Joyce Meyer and Waking the Dead by John Eldredge, you will learn the tools to gain freedom and live abundantly. This journey will help you identify harmful thinking patterns and help you to think differently so you can live differently.

For more information contact Christie Michaud at michaudchristie@gmail.com.

DivorceCare

This 13-week class provides a safe and encouraging place for you to seek guidance and healing from the effects of divorce. Topics include: "What’s happening to me?", "The road to healing/finding help", and "Facing your anger, depression and loneliness", and many more.

For more information contact Bill LaFontaine at b.lafon1@yahoo.com or Kristy Wimer at reachkristyn@yahoo.com.

DivorceCare for Kids (DC4K)

DC4K is a special group to help children heal from the hurt caused by the separation or divorce of their parents. This group combines games, crafts, activities, music and videos to create a fun atmosphere where children feel comfortable, accepted and safe

For more information contact Kristie Hogeboom at kristiehogeboom@seacoast.org.

Financial Peace University

We all need a plan for our money. FPU teaches God’s ways of handling money. This 9-week class through videos, class discussions and interactive activities, this plan will show you how to get rid of debt, manage your money, spend and save wisely, and much more.

For more information contact Cherie Berotti at CherieBerotti@seacoast.org.

Griefshare

A support group for people grieving the loss of someone close. Each session includes a video featuring top experts on grief, small group discussion and group activities. More information is available at griefshare.org

For more information contact John & Vanessa Coker at vanessamcoker@gmail.com.

Heart of a Caregiver

Feeling lost in the shuffle of caring for others? Has caring for another overwhelmed you - affecting your emotions, relationships and faith? Whether you are the parent of a child with disabilities, a child caring for a parent with Alzheimers, or someone caring for a sick spouse, learn how to let God love you and others through you.

For more information contact Contact Mary Tutterow at the.caregiver@comcast.net.

Legacy Journey

The Legacy Journey is an all-new, seven-week, biblically based class that teaches you how to truly live and leave a legacy for generations to come. This class will lead you deeper into investing, basic estate planning, purposeful living, safeguarding your legacy, and the discovering the keys to generational wealth and true generosity. Through video teaching, class discussions and interactive small-group activities, you’ll learn a biblical framework for living intentionally now so that later you’ll be able to leave a legacy that will secure your family’s future and make a lasting impact on the world around you.

For more information contact Cherie Berotti at cherieberotti@seacoast.org.

L.I.F.E Course / Retreat

Living In Freedom Everyday. The L.I.F.E. Course and Retreat is designed to help us reach God’s intended potential for our lives and allow us to replace the lies we have believed with His Truth. This group experience blends Bible study, relationships, prayer, and a powerful retreat at the end to help us achieve another big step in our discipleship journey! The course meets at the Mt Pleasant Campus and ends with a Retreat held at the one of the Seacoast Campuses

For more information contact Julie Hiott JulieHiott@seacoast.org.

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Health) Individual/Family Support Groups>

Mental illness is a serious medical illness that affects one out of every four families. NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Health) offers free support groups for individuals and family members recovering from mental illness or brain disorders

For more information contact Toni Smallwood tsmallwoodnami@gmail.com

Search for Significance

In this study, you will find help to get off your performance treadmill, build your self-worth on Jesus, not on others, trace and replace harmful emotions with God’s Truth, and discover why your quests for meaning have not brought lasting happiness

For more information contact Julie Hiott at JulieHiott@seacoast.org.

Single Moms

Our goal is to mentor Single Moms who want a more stable and structured environment by giving them Godly encouragement, hope and a helping hand. Topics include: what is a family, raising the kids, your finances, forgiveness, and boundaries in dating.

For more information contact Mary Chris Delcioppo at smiled_together@yahoo.com.

The Wounded Heart (Hope for Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse)

The Wounded Heart is a hopeful journey into the damage of childhood sexual abuse. The group focuses on teaching women how to deal with the damage of abuse by learning how to make the abuse a part of their life story but not the driving force that determines their future.

For more information contact Shawna Berden shawna@hillearylaw.com.