Journey Christian Church GriefShare

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This group ran February 6, 2023 – May 22, 2023 • Search for a current group.

Group location

Journey Christian Church

1965 South Orange Blossom Tr, Apopka, FL 32703 • Directions

The GriefShare experience

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Group details

Contact person

Steve and Shelly Smelski, Lead Facilitators
407-314-5540 Send message

Meeting room

Student Center

Child care


Group website

Church sponsor

Journey Christian Church
407-884-7223 Website

Journey’s Hope Starts Here Care Ministries offers a variety of support groups based on specific needs. The following is a list of Support Groups that are offered throughout the year. Some are open year-round, while others go for a determined length of time. For more information, please visit our website at

We are hosting our next in person GriefShare Support Group at Journey Christian Church, in the Student Center beginning Monday February 6th, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM. Our 16-week program includes a potluck fellowship dinner and a closing celebration evening. We will have snacks available for you as well as tea and coffee. Workbooks are available during each week’s session. We look forward to meeting you and walking alongside you at this difficult time.

Meeting schedule

You are encouraged to join us on any week. Sessions are self-contained.

Meeting Date Time (ET)
Welcome/ Introduction Mon, Feb 06, 2023 6:30–8:30pm
1 - Is This Normal?
(Is this Normal)
Mon, Feb 13, 2023 6:30–8:30pm
2 - Challenges of Grief
(Challenges of Grief)
Mon, Feb 20, 2023 6:30–8:30pm
3 - The Journey of Grief – Part One
(The Journey of Grief Part 1)
Mon, Feb 27, 2023 6:30–8:30pm
4 - The Journey of Grief – Part Two
(The Journey of Grief Part 2)
Mon, Mar 06, 2023 6:30–8:30pm
Fellowship Potluck Mon, Mar 13, 2023 6:30–8:30pm
5 - Grief and Your Relationships
(Grief & Your Relationships)
Mon, Mar 20, 2023 6:30–8:30pm
6 - Why?
Mon, Mar 27, 2023 6:30–8:30pm
7 - Guilt and Anger
(Guilt & Anger)
Mon, Apr 03, 2023 6:30–8:30pm
8 - Complicating Factors
(Complicating Factors)
Mon, Apr 10, 2023 6:30–8:30pm
9 - Stuck
Mon, Apr 17, 2023 6:30–8:30pm
10 - Lessons of Grief – Part One
(Lessons of Grief Part 1)
Mon, Apr 24, 2023 6:30–8:30pm
11 - Lessons of Grief – Part Two
(Lessons of Grief Part 2)
Mon, May 01, 2023 6:30–8:30pm
12 - Heaven
Mon, May 08, 2023 6:30–8:30pm
13 - What Do I Live for Now?
(What do I live for Now)
Mon, May 15, 2023 6:30–8:30pm
Celebration Dinner Mon, May 22, 2023 6:30–8:30pm