Care Groups are open to anyone and you do not need to attend Lifegate to join any of our groups. Due to the sensitive nature of these groups, all sign-ups are kept completely confidential.
Below are the Care Groups offered for 2018:
Group starts Thursday, January 25, 2018
This 6 week group is dedicated to helping women take the healing journey of transformation while grieving the losses accompanying their partner’s sexual addiction. Learn to walk in freedom and grow in God’s unconditional love and healing. This 6 week group led by Sharla Hintz, is designed to help find freedom from the bondage associated with sexual addiction and live in sexual integrity. This group begins Thursday, January 25 through March 1 at our Papillion Campus from 6:30 – 8:30 pm in The Lounge. Sign up with your myLifegate Account is appreciated, but walk-ins are acceptable.
Group starts Monday, January 29th, 2018.
This 13 week group is designed for those who have experienced the pain of divorce. In a small group setting, you will be able to process through the pain and effects of divorce while experiencing the Lord’s comfort, care and healing. Group begins Saturday, January 27th from 9:30am – 12:00pm for one day and will then meet weekly on Monday’s beginning January 29th through April 9th from 6:30-8:00 pm in Room 200 at our Midtown Campus. Material cost $15 due upon registration and the last day to join this group will be March 5th, 2018. Group leader is Dr. Michelle Saub.
Divorce Care For Kids (DC4K)
Group starts Monday, January 29, 2018.
This 13 week group Divorce Care For Kids (DC4K) is designed to help minimize the short- and long-term effects of divorce on your children’s schoolwork, emotional health and spiritual life by blending games, music, stories, videos and discussion to help kids process the divorce and move forward. As your children begin to heal from the pain and confusion, their relationships with you, God and others will grow healthy and strong. Groups meet weekly and are designed for children ages 5-12. Group begins Monday, January 29th through Monday, April 9th from 6:30-8:00 pm in Room 204 at our Midtown Campus. Material cost $15 due upon registration and the last day to join this group will be March 5th, 2018. Group leader is Ana Freyre.
Group starts Saturday, February 17, 2018
This 10 week group is designed to help both men and women to identify and overcome negative life patterns such as addictions, abusive relationships and destructive life choices. Come join us to receive God’s Truth, healing and care as you overcome these obstacles. We will meet Saturdays from 9:30 – 11:30 am at our West Dodge Campus in Room 239, beginning February 17 through April 14 and the cost is $7 per person. This group is open to both men and women and will last ten weeks. Sign up online using your myLifegate Account. Group Leader is Shelly Gray and Jeff Bell.
Love & Respect
Group starts Thursday, February 22, 2018
This 5 week group is great for couples who want to deepen their relationship and understand God’s plan for a healthy marriage. Learn how to have the caring and safe marriage relationship that God intended. Materials $7 per person and payment due at sign up. Group meets every Thursday starting Thursday, February 22 through March 29, 2018 from 6:30 – 8:00 pm at our West Dodge Campus in Room 239. No children’s ministry provided. Sign up online using your myLifegate Account.
Pure Desire for Young Men
Group starts Monday, February 19, 2018
Pure Desire Youth Boys provides practical steps to move into sexual health in a hostile culture. It is a 14 week class open to young men 9th – 12th grade. Together we will learn to study biblical principles and how they relate to the recent research on sexual struggles including pornography, lust, etc. You will develop strategies for success and live out proven techniques. You will stop hiding in shame as you learn to live strong and free! Walk ins are welcome. This group begins Monday, February 19 – May 21, 2018 at our Papillion Campus from 5:30 – 7:00 pm. The group leader is John Hunsberger. There is a $12.75 material cost due at registration. Sign up online using your myLifegate Account.
Pure Desire for Men (Meets at West Dodge Campus)
Group starts Friday, January 26, 2018.
This 6 week Men’s Group is a Christ-centered support group to help men who are struggling with destructive sexual behaviors including pornography, infidelity, lust, etc. This group is designed to help find freedom from the bondage of sexual addiction and live in sexual integrity. This group begins Friday, January 26 through August 31, 2018 at our West Dodge Campus from 6:00 – 8:00 am in Room 100. Group Leader is Mike Snow. Sign up online using your myLifegate Account.
Group Meets 1st Tuesday of every month.
This Care Group meets the first Tuesday of the month at our West Dodge Campus. It is designed for adults with a mental health diagnosis (depression, bipolar, etc.) and their loved ones. Thrive is a Christ-centered support group offering community, emotional and spiritual support, as well as education. Group Meets from 6:00 – 7:30 pm at our West Dodge Campus in Room 219. The leaders are Cami Ahrenholtz and Erich Brauer.