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Growing Through Loss

March 14 - April 11
7:00 - 9:00 pm

$3 suggested donation (All proceeds support the Growing Through Loss ministry.)
Hosted by SOTV

Growing Through Loss provides:

  • Support for adults who have experienced a loss

  • Information about the grieving process

  • Caring and support from others who are also grieving

  • Sharing of memories and feelings in a confidential setting

Support for the following losses:

  • Loss of Spouse

  • Loss of Child

  • Loss of Parent

  • Loss of Other Loved Ones

  • Loss through Suicide

  • Life Transitions; i.e., Job Loss, Loss of Health; Broken Relationships; Mid-Life Changes

  • Multiple Losses

  • One-on-One Support 

Following the speaker, a trained facilitator will be at each table to lead the discussion and offer help and support through conversation among the participants. One-on-one listeners will also be available each week. 

2019 Spring Series:

Each session is complete in itself. You are welcome to attend one or all.

Weekly Schedule:

  • Registration from 6:30 - 7:00 pm

  • Speaker from 7:00 - 7:50 pm

  • Support Groups from 8:00 - 9:00 pm

March 14: “Grief Demystified”
An Overview of Grief

Brenda DeMotte, MSW, LICSW, Founder and Director, Professional Counseling & Grief Services, Inc., Author of “Grief Demystified”

March 21: “Grief and Resiliency”
Beryl Schewe, Director of Pastoral Care, Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, Edina, Author of “Habits of Resilience: Learning to Live Fully in the Midst of Loss”

March 28:Shattered Hopes and Dreams: Responses”
Ted Bowman, Trainer, Consultant, Educator and Author

April 4: “Sensing the Presence of Our Loved Ones After Death”
How God Comforts and Reassures Us

Pastor Candee Moser, Associate Pastor of Congregational Care, Redeemer Lutheran Church, White Bear Lake

April 11: “Evening of Remembrance”
Pastor Lindsey Bina, Congregational Care Pastor, Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church

For Further Information:

If you have any questions, please call Barb Korman at 651.452.8261 or email

Next series:
Our next series will be in the Fall of 2019
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
Inver Grove Heights
Tuesdays ― September 10, 17, 24, and October 1

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