Support Groups and Classes
2021 Schedule of Support Groups
Class on Overcoming
Class Dates: Ongoing
Time: 7 to 8:30PM
12 wk Class • $50 class (+$17 cost of book)
3-5pm • 1/13-3/31, 9/15-12/8
SHELTER FROM THE STORM
12 wk class on Sexual Abuse • $50 class
( +$17 cost of book)
3-5pm • 1/21-4/8, 9/16-12/9
6 wk class • $30 class (+$15 cost of book)
3-5pm • 2/26-4/2, 10/29-12/3
BIBLE STUDY • Ongoing• 8:30-10 am
Review of Groups and Classes
Overcomers is for those who are looking for healing from the brokenness of damaged emotions and who want to embark on a spiritual journey toward the healing and wholeness found in Christ. It provides empowerment to anyone seeking to develop dependence on God, rather than a false trust in self, through yielding their lives to Christ. Ongoing Class, Class is Free. From 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Victorious Women Conquering Addictions
Tired of your compulsive habits or addictions sabotaging your life and relationships? The Women’s Refuge is offering you a way out -- a weekly biblical support group to transform and empower you to take back your life! Meets weekly on Mondays. The cost is $50 for 10 wk Class (Plus the cost of the book). 3-5 p.m.
Feeling overwhelmed? This class is for women who are tired of adjusting their behavior to meet the needs and expectations of others; for women who seem to sacrifice their own needs while focusing on meeting the needs of others; for women who are exhausted from trying to manage the lives of others. The Conquering Codependency Christ-centered group will help you begin the process toward recovering from codependency, through Christ to restore you to spiritual and emotional health. 12 wk Class, Class cost is $50 (Plus the cost of the book). From 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Shelter From The Storm (Dealing with Sexual Abuse)
This group deals with the devastating feelings that stem from the storms of sexual abuse such as betrayal, shame, fear, guilt and loneliness. Shelter From the Storm offers hope and healing as it examines false beliefs about abuse; the overwhelming effects of abuse on the life of survivors, the process of grieving the pain from sexual abuse, learning to let go of the past, the process of reclaiming trust, control and intimacy, the road to recovery through the Word of God and the path with God's help, from victim to survivor to thriver. 12 wk Class, Class Cost is $50 (Plus the cost of the book). From 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Anger Management class helps to identify what anger means to you, what it’s purpose may be, where it comes from and gaining control over your anger. In this six week study you will learn how to deal with anger wisely when you enter its "world" in your heart and mind. The study begins by explaining how to understand your anger, and it concludes by giving insight into dealing with anger that is directed towards you. Anger management is a Bible based study group for women. "Keys to Breaking the Cycle of Anger, Finding Peace in the Middle of Life's Storms" by Barbara Gardner, International Speaker & Biblical Lay Counselor at the Women's Refuge. 6 Wk Class, Class Cost is $30 (Plus the cost of the book). From 3p.m. - 5 p.m.
Upcoming new dates TBA. Pre-requisite: Conquering Codependency or Shelter from the Storm. Is food something you use for nourishment or something you use to gain release from emotional pain? This class offers hope and healing by exploring the root cause of the disorted eating habits and how to recover with God’s help.
Held every Wednesday morning. This class teaches you how to cope with the loss of your spouse or a loved one in a healthy way. Ongoing every Friday morning from 10 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Open the to the public is a Friday morning Bible study from 8:30-10am. We study the life of Christ, Christian books and the books of the Bible. Facilitated by local pastors. Ongoing every Friday morning from 8:30 a.m.–10 a.m.
Also available is a Counseling Class for those who desire to become a biblical lay counselor or who would like more training in helping others find healing and wholeness. The class integrates counseling theory with biblical truth and teaches counseling techniques. Facilitated by Cheryl Deal, LMFT, Director of Counseling Services Contact the office for schedule.
All classes are held on our campus. For more information or to sign up:
Contact our Office
1850 LEMON AVE. VERO BEACH, FL 772-770-4424