MARRIAGE & PARENTING WORKSHOPS
FamilyWorks! Ministries offers free workshops that invite people an opportunity to pause and reflect on their personal relationships in life. These workshops are often for strengthening marriage relationships and sharpening parenting skills, but can also help anyone who wants to build or maintain healthy resilient relationships.
Why? Because We Want Your Story to be a Story of Breakthrough and Not a Story of Breakdown!
Our Workshop speakers and facilitator are MA, Doctoral-level, or professional experts packing in lots of great information into a convenient two-hour format. Whether you are brand new to parenthood, newlyweds, been married a while and need a ‘tune up” , preparing for a family of your own one day, or you just want to know how to support a struggling friend – please, joins us for any of these opportunities.
Order A Workshop For Your Group or Organization
FamilyWorks has put a catalog of past workshop that we have offered and have made them available for you. Now a business, organization, or church can select any one of the topics from our catalog of workshops to help Encourage, Equip, and Empower their people to have stronger families! For this service, all we ask is that you make a donation to FamilyWorks based on what you can afford and feel is a reasonable price for the value of what you received.
All Workshops begin at 10 am, check-in starts at 9:45. Lunch will be provided for all participants at noon right after the Workshop.
July 23, 2016 The 4th Annual Not So Newly Wed Game
This annual event is quickly becoming a classic. Once per year FamilyWorks! Ministries invites married couples to put their knowledge of each other to the test as they compete against other couples. This is a fun way to kick off the 2016-17 Workshop season! Childcare and lunch provided for everyone.
September 17th, 2016 Inter-Generational Wisdom Panel
There is much that can be learned from the those with a few more years of experience than ourselves. Visa versa, young people can teach a thing or two as well. This interactive workshop will help bridge the generation gap as representatives from both groups gain insight as we slow down and look at the world through each other’s lenses. Join us as Jon Sullivan facilitates this important conversation.
November 19th, 2016 Parenting in a High-Tech World
According to the New York Times, the average American spends 50 minutes per day on Facebook. How do we effectively connect with our kids who seem to be glued to social media outlets? Join us as we welcome counselor Katelan Hostetler who will tackle this and other related issues.
January 21st, 2017 When Loving your Spouse gets Difficult
In today’s culture it is easy to consider just quitting when things get tough in our marriage relationships. Often we don’t see the potential for growth on the other side of a rough patch that every marriage experiences. Join us as we welcome Dr. Jessica Taylor who will discuss how to look for the warning signs that a marriage is struggling and what steps we can take to sure it up.
March 18th, 2017 Why is my Kid Acting Crazy?
Have you ever wondered if your child is the only one bent on destroying the mental health of his or her parents? Is there light at the end of the “Terrible Twos Tunnel”? FamilyWorks! Welcomes Kathleen Zumpano who will be discussing what to look for in normal developmental stages and how to successfully navigate through them.
May 20th, 2017 Finding Direction in Life
There are so many career possibilities and relational directions you could pursue in life that sometimes it may feel overwhelming. Is there a way to know what paths to take and which to avoid as you’re making major life decisions? Can you really know what God’s will is for your life? Is there more than one correct path? Join FamilyWorks! Ministries as we listen to Natalie Chambers, an expert in the field of young adult counseling, discuss these and other important life-altering questions.
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