This teaching series is adapted from Henry Cloud’s book, “Changes that Heal”.
Session 1: Introduction and Discussion of Values
Focus–The psychological side of sanctification and the value of integrating emotional growth and spiritual growth. What are the necessary ingredients for both?
Session 2: Connection and Relationships
Focus—How Jesus modeled our need for connection
Session 3: What We Feel on the Inside and How We Express it on the Outside
Focus—Transparency with credibility.
Session 4: Differentiation and Boundaries
Focus—Who I am outside of my ministry identity
How we give and receive the word “no”
Session 5: Integration: Dealing with Negative Realities
Focus—the ideal vs. the ordeal and how we live in the tension between them.
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Session 6: Loss Inventory Discussion
Focus—Identifying my losses (great and small)
What being with each other in those losses looks like.
Session 7: Adulthood/Authority
Focus—What it means to be “one-up” or “one-down” in my relationships with others.
Session 8: Moving Forward
Focus—What the time meant to the team individually and collectively