WELCOME TO THE DEPARTMENT OF
LIFE SUPPORT

We offer a variety of psychoeducational and support groups to aid with the spiritual and emotional development of “life”. These Life Groups support the spiritual and emotional development needed to live an abundant life. We provide tools that will enhance the body of Christ by providing a space for healing and wholeness in the areas that have caused challenges and struggles.

Crisis Support-Clergy and Trained Leaders provide guided support to assist those in crisis to connect with the appropriate service agency for their immediate distress during our business hours Tuesday-Thursday 11a-7p and following our worship services.

WE ARE NOT A CRISIS CENTER. IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING A LIFE THREATENING CRISIS OR EMERGENCY, CALL 911 IMMEDIATELY FOR SUPPORT.

WHAT’S BEHIND EACH TAB?

 

MARRIAGE: Pre-Marital Program information & registration, Marriage Enrichment, Resources

EMOTIONAL DEVELOPMENT: Life Support Group descriptions and open registrations

WORKSHOPS: Wellness workshops, Creative Coping Workshops, Emotions that Destroy Registration

GRIEF RECOVERY : Group availability and workshop information and registration

YOUTH/FAMILY: Parenting groups and workshops, and resources

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Department of Life Support addresses the emotional wellness of the church.
We offer Life Groups to support the spiritual and emotional development needed to live an abundant life. Workshops to sharpen skills for holistic wellness. Crisis Support from clergy and trained leaders to provide guided support to assist those in crisis. Referrals to counseling and service agencies. Pre-Marital and marriage support from trained seasoned couples.
We DO NOT offer counseling. We can refer you to various agencies that support your needs. We ARE NOT a crisis center. If you are experiencing a life threatening crisis or emergency, call 911 immediately for support.
Go to wordcity.org and click on “Register for Life Groups” . Life Support Staff will be posted at a table on each campus to answer questions and assist with online registrations. Paper forms will be available for those without web access. They will be entered online by the staff.
Grief Recovery
Loss can come in a variety of lifestyle changes, moving from one city to another, losing a job and having to restructure your life. Grief is individual and unique, so are the feelings and thoughts each person will have about a life that has been significantly altered in any way.

MAIN Sunday at 8:30a; Wednesdays at 10a
AKRON Saturday at 1p

Emotionally Healthy Spirituality
You cannot be spiritually mature while remaining emotionally immature. This group provides seven biblical, reality-tested ways to break through to the revolutionary life Christ meant for you. “The combination of emotional health and contemplative, spirituality unleashes the Holy Spirit inside us so that we might experientially know the power of an authentic life in Christ.”-Peter Scazzero

MAIN Wednesdays at 5:30p
AKRON Wednesdays at 7:15p

Healing the Mother’s Wounds
No one has influence on who you are today like your mother/ father. The relationship you had with her/him as a child has shaped your worldview today. It has also affected your relationships and your self-image. This Life Group will help you understand how you were affected, rewrite messages from the past, find forgiveness and make progress in building new relationships.

MAIN Sunday at 8:30a

Divorce Care
is a life group resource designed to help minister to people hurting because of divorce or separation.

MAIN Sunday at 12:30p

Safe People
“Have you ever given your best and gotten the worst in return? Safe People will help you restructure your approach to relationships. Put an end to getting burned—and start enjoying the healthy, balanced relationships everyone wants and needs.”

EAST CLEVELAND Sunday at 9a

Location : MAIN Location Kingdom Building 2nd Floor

Office Hours : Tuesday-Thursday 11a-7p

Call us : 216-332-9673 Ext. 230

Email us : lifesupport@wordcity.org