Congregational Life Event – Workshops

Saturday April 14, 2018 

held at Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, 40 Holmes Street, Red Deer

Keynote: Sanctuary in the 21st Century                 
Rev. John Dowds, City of Edmonton Chaplain

Workshops

#1       The Power of Hope to Deal with Mental Health Issues: led by Dr. Cheryl Nekolaichuck and Dr. Bill Chimich

#2       Handling Anxiety across the Life Cycle: led by Gail Mukaida RN BSN, Kermode Counselling Services

#3       Understanding Mental Health Issues for Older Persons: led by Diaconal Minister Sarah Rudd, Zetter Care Centre, Good Samaritan Society Edmonton

#4       Incorporating Mental Health Information and Activities into Ongoing Congregational Activities: 

  1. Integrating Mental Health Activities into Worship Services – led by Rev. Marty Tuer, Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, Red Deer
  2. Ministering to the needs of our youth through our synod camps – led by Marg Daly, former Executive Director, Mulhurst Lutheran Church Camp
  3. Preparing Secretary/Congregational Office Administrators for handling mental health issues in Congregations – led by Kathie Goertz Thompson, Professional Affiliate of the Alberta Psychologists Association

Thank you to everyone who attended the 2017 Congregational Life Event – Worship – When Ruins Rejoice