A hope-filled event when it’s needed most
Now included with divorcecare
or order separately
Holidays are tough for the divorced
Thanksgiving and Christmas can be extremely difficult for people in a separation or divorce. Family events are broken up. Anxieties are high. Social gatherings can feel stressful.
Offer help with Surviving the Holidays
Host this 2-hour, video-based seminar that’s filled with tips to manage holiday stresses after a marriage breakup. You can offer it as a 14th session in your fall DivorceCare cycle or as a stand-alone event.
“Participants came in with heavy hearts, but left with hope.”
How it works
The seminar has three parts—just like a DivorceCare group.
Show a video with practical advice from Christian experts
Use the provided questions to facilitate discussion
Pass out Survival Guides filled with helpful tools
Why offer Surviving the Holidays?
Churches have found that this event:
The holiday season is one of the hardest times for the divorced
People in your community are hurting and looking for help
It’s less intimidating for people to commit to a single seminar
Newcomers get a taste of DivorceCare and want to return