September 9th, 2013
Surviving the Holidays
At Saint Matthew United Methodist Church
1200 Moreland Dr. Belleville, Illinois 62223
Led by Liz McGlasson
One day seminar on Saturday, November 9, 2013 from 9:30- 11:30am in the Library.
In past years, the Christmas holiday season may have been a time of great anticipation and excitement . . . but this year, the prospect of facing the holidays without your loved one may cause anxiety and dread, You are not alone. Here you can connect with support, encouragement and advice to survive the holidays.
Open to anyone – please contact the church if you wish to attend.
August 29th, 2013
Sunday, Sep 22 Sunday, Oct 27, 2013
A six session support series for men and women who are adjusting to a widowed lifestyle
Sessions are held at
NATIONAL SHRINE OF OUR LADY OF THE SNOWS
Shrine Visitors Center
442 South DeMazenod Dr.
Belleville, IL 62223
Week 1: Dealing with the Reality of Being Widowed
Week 2: The Grieving Process and Loneliness
Week 3: Moving from Grieving to Healing, from Isolation to Connectedness
Week 4: Reconciliation with Myself, Others, and with God
Week 5: Having Faith that there is Hope
Week 6: Getting on with My Life: Personal Growth and New Relationships
For more information, call:
Carol Kniepkamp at 618-233-0446 or 618-514-0220
Fran Caldwell West at 618-632-3899 or 618-772-8391
Mary Sabo at 618-824-6516