RESOURCES

There are many areas in our lives that require attention, from our finances to our relationships to the things that hold us back from being all that God has in store for us.  You need to know this:  It's okay to not be okay.  We also know that God wants us to live a life of wholeness.  Here are some resources to help you find freedom in your life.

 

RECOMMENDED BOOKS

Emotionally Healthy Spirituality | Peter Scazzero

Jesus may be in your heart, but grandpa is in your bones.  This book deals with the things that get in the way of being both emotionally and spiritually healthy.

Living Into Focus | Arthur Boers

Technology is affecting how we spend out time.  Boers provides a way forward in finding space for recapturing our lives.

Reconcile | John Paul Lederach

In a world of brokenness, this experienced peace-makers points at ways we can foster Christian reconciliation.

Forgiving as We've Been Forgiven | L. Gregory Jones and Celestin Musekura

Forgiveness is one of the hardest things to do.  This book provides some input in how to do it well.

Joy in our Weakness | Marva Dawn

As someone who has lived through a life of suffering, the author provides a theology and a hope for living with disabilities and pain.

 

PROGRAMS

Celebrate Recovery

CelebrateRecovery is a Christian program that helps you deal with your hurts, habits and hang-ups.  Emmanuel hosts a CelebrateRecover group every Monday.  You can find out more about our group here.

Griefshare

This support program walks alongside people who have experienced loss in their lives.  Emmanuel is currently hosting a Griefshare group online and in person.  You can find out ways to register here.

DivorceCare

For those that have experienced divorce or are in the midst of a divorce.  Emmanuel runs a support group from time to time,

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)

AA is a 12 step community group that Emmanuel hosts.  To find out more, visit their website.

Financial Management

We host different financial seminars from time to time.  Our particular seminar of choice is Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace seminar.

Restoring the Foundations

This healing ministry deals with finding wholeness through dealing with the barriers in your life that get in the way of spiritual wholeness.  Denis and Diane Unrau facilite regular ministry sessions, as well as periodically host a Hope, Healing, and Freedom seminar. 

Family Life Marriage Ministries

Matt and Josie Jaggers facilitate different marriage ministry programs, seminars, and resources to help marriages be all that they can be.  From hosting The Marriage Course, to developing marriage mentoring partnerships to providing pre-marriage counselling, keep an eye out for upcoming events as the year progresses.