Grief Share - Surviving the Holidays DVD series
Notice: The GriefShare curriculum is designed for ministry sponsored and offered by local churches. These materials are only available for purchase by churches.
The holidays can be the hardest time of the year for someone who has
experienced a loss. This forty-minute DVD is designed to be a major
outreach for your community. Your church will provide help for the
people who are hurting the most. The seminar uses the same format as the
13-week GriefShare program and is an excellent way to introduce a GriefShare program into your church.
The survival kit includes the Surviving the Holidays session on DVD, a Leader's Guide, and 10 copies of the Surviving the Holidays
workbook. The workbook features a note-taking section, more than 30
daily devotions, and other resources to minister to a hurting person
during the holidays. The Leader's Guide features suggestions on how to
get maximum exposure and publicity for your seminar throughout your
The DVD includes interviews with Lois Rabey, Dr. Robert DeVries and
Dr. Susan Zonnebelt-Smeenge, Sabrina Black, Johnny Parker, Sue Lutz, H.
Norman Wright, Dr. Paul Tripp, and others. In addition, you'll hear many
personal testimonies of people who've faced the holidays while grieving.
At a Surviving the Holidays session, participants will discover answers to these and other questions:
-Is it normal to feel so depressed during the holidays?
-How do I deal with the pain of the holidays?
-How do I decide what activities I'll participate in this holiday season?
-Should I accept or decline invitations to holiday parties?
-What should I do if I get emotional at a party or event?
-How can God and others help me this holiday season?
-Will I ever enjoy the holidays again?
"Surviving the Holidays" seminar will reach out to the hurting members of your community.
Additional workbooks are available for $4.00