For those who grieve

This recovery class and support group can:

  • provide a safe place for sharing experiences of loss and grief
  • facilitate understanding of the grieving process
  • encourage hope and provides support
  • enable people to begin and work through the grieving process

This ten week workshop is open to widows and widowers of all ages, regardless of where they are in their grieving. Whether you have recently lost a spouse or if your spouse died years ago, you are welcome to join.  It is not necessary to be a member of church to attend this class and support group.

Materials include, “Grief Recovery:  A Workbook for Widows and Widowers” by Roby Mar. Available for $15 at the class.

Class topics include:

  • Facing loss
  • Understanding grief
  • When grief returns
  • Choosing to recover
  • Letting go of the past
  • Getting back into balance
  • Building a new life

Pre-registration is required for each new session and is accepted until the second week.

Please contact Bev Fellows at (925) 949-7628 for more information about the next session at LOPC or about other sessions at several other East Bay churches.