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Autumn - Winter Grief Support Group Series


If you are newly bereaved or have been struggling alone with the weight of long term grief, Jesus House Prayer and Renewal Center’s Bereavement Ministry invites you to join us on eight Monday afternoons from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m.

Meeting in: Nazareth House,

Jesus House Prayer and Renewal Center, 2501 Milltown Road, Wilmington, Delaware 19808

Session 1      Nov. 19        Introductions and Reasons for Coming

Session 2      Nov. 26        Responses within the Grieving Process: Behavioral, Cognitive, Emotional, Physical and Spiritual Responses

Session 3      Dec. 3           The Year’s Cycle: Anniversaries, Birthdays, Holidays and Memorials

Session 4      Dec. 10         Adjustments and Understanding the Grieving Process

Session 5      Dec. 17         Facing Changes: Challenges

Session 6      Jan. 7           Relationships with Family and Friends

Session 7      Jan. 14         Stress: Methods of Coping

Session 8      Jan. 21         Experiences: Towards Healing and New Strength


Co-facilitators and Contact Persons:

Mrs. Frances Castello, M.Div., BCC/Ret. (National Association of Catholic Chaplains Board Certified Retired Hospice Chaplain), 484-732-8026 or 201-669-0566 or and Mrs. Angela Malmgren, M.S. in Pastoral Care and Certified Spiritual Director, 302-650-0066 or

Earlier Event: October 21
Small Community Faith Circles
Later Event: December 5
Taize Prayer Service