Classes and Activities: All courses, meetings and classes are donation supported. Donations are accepted, but not required. Call 503 644 2339 with questions.
See Calendar and On-Going Classes pages for much more info!
*Vancouver Office New on-going group: OASIS, Mondays, 4:30-6 p.m., at the Exchange, 7735 NE Hwy 99, Vancouver. Oasis is a new support group that provides a safe, judgment-free environment. Come and receive a blessing, and become a blessing. Come to a place where you can be heard and understood.
Headquarters Office in Beaverton Healing Miracles led by Elsa Jane W. throughout the year: Mondays 6:30 – 8:30 pm, Feb 10 & March 10, April 7, May 5 (revised), June 9, July 7, Sept 8, Oct 6, Nov 3, Dec 8, Saturdays 9:30 to 11:30 am, Feb. 22 & March 29, April 26, may 24, June 28, July 26, Aug 26, Sept 27, Oct 25, Nov 22, 2014 Experience the healing miracles of Jesus in a new way – it’s transformational! April 26 class will meet from 1 – 3pm
Headquarters Office in Beaverton DISTRESS TOLERANCE (DBT), October 9, 16, 23, 30, 2014
- Thursdays 10:15-11:45 a.m., Heather Harrison, MFT
- Thursdays 6-7:30 p.m. Rick C.
- Training which will help you develop skills for tolerating painful events when you cannot make things better right away. Skills include distraction, self-soothing, improving the moment, and listing pros and cons.
Headquarters Office in Beaverton INTERPERSONAL EFFECTIVENESS (DBT) November 6, 13, 20 and December 4:
- Thursdays, 10:15 – 11:45 am Heather Harrison. MFT
- Thursdays, 6:00 – 7:30 pm Steve Rodgers, MFT
- The goals of Interpersonal Effectiveness training include 1) Objectiveness, Effectiveness: meeting your objectives or goals in a situation; 2) Relationship Effectiveness: getting or keeping a good relationship; and 3) Self-Respect Effectiveness: Keeping or improving self-respect and liking yourself.
Headquarters Office in Beaverton TEACHER TRAINING: BIBLE Saturday October 18 and December 20:
9:00am – 1:00pm Bettie. All ages are welcome, and new people are encouraged to attend this highly interactive class. Bettie’s greatest call is teaching the Bible in such a way that it inspires a radical, intimate relationship with the living God. The goal of this class is to train others to teach the Bible in a passionate and interactive manner. Bring a friend!
SAMARITAN & VOLUNTEER COUNSELOR TRAINING: Headquarters Office in Beaverton
- Fall: We at GSM in Hermiston Oregon are honored to be hosting the “Fall Intensive” this year. We want to extend a personal invitation to you. Our theme this year is “The Kingdom of God and the Samaritan Life”. We are also honored to have Moushir and Evette, leaders from Egypt!
We pray for safe travels for all who can come. If you need housing please contact us at our office number541-564-1041.The Intensive will be held Saturday October 18th, 9am – 4pm. We will serve breakfast and lunch. The event will be held at the Hermiston Nazarene Church, 1520 W. Orchard Ave., Hermiston Oregon 97838.If you have any questions please call us at 541-564-1041.Looking forward to seeing you. God Bless, Linda Davis, Director Hermiston GSM
Headquarters Office in Beaverton: SAMARITAN & COUNSELOR TRAINING, Saturdays, September 6, 20 and October 11, 9:00-1:30, Kathy Lane and Volunteer Counselors. Sign up for training intended for people who want to learn Samaritan or Counseling skills.
SAMARITAN CONVERSATIONS, November 12, 19, Wednesdays 6:30-8pm (Potluck at 6pm)
Samaritan conversations are helpful, non- judgmental, and engaging without giving advice in an equal relationship. This training will help when you are not sure what to do or say when someone begins to talk about personal problems. Know how to have a conversation that brings life and hope.
HEALTHY RELATIONSHIP WITH SELF (Oneself) Sat, November 15, 2014 9am- 4pm, Potluck Lunch
(#1 characteristic for Emotional Maturity)
- How to obtain Inner peace, which is the intended purpose of a healthy relationship with self?
- How to maintain an enough portion of adequacy, security, and contentment below which man should not go, in order to have an emotional maturity and avoid anxiety & emotional disturbance?
- What comes first and affect the other, relationship with self or intimate relationship with another?
Speaker Mosheer S. Fares, Founder of CCM (the ministry of Counseling & Christian Maturity) GSM Egypt
Headquarters Office in Beaverton I WANT TO FIND A JOB! WORKSHOP SERIES of 4 sessions
Thurs-Fri and Mon-Tues November 13, 14, 17, 18 9:30am – 12pm with Pam Gross
Registration is limited, call 503 644 2339 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a seat! A $10 donation is requested to cover the cost of materials used in the workshop.
Headquarters Office in Beaverton:
Weekly Intercessory Prayer, Every Wednesday 3:00 – 4:00pm;
Monthly Prayer – First Saturday of the Month 7:30 – 9:30pm
Headquarters Office in Beaverton WEDNESDAY TRAINING Wednesdays, 4:30pm-6pm Kathy Lane. (Not the first Wednesday of the month) Vancouver Office Mondays beginning September 9th 4:30 – 6:30pm This training is for people who are currently Lay Counselors at GSM or other ministries/churches, and also for those who are interested in becoming Lay Counselor or Mentors. This training will help you with topics like Marriage Counseling, Depression, Lay Counseling Practicum, and Forgiving. Learn how to empower yourself and others with Kingdom teaching that is life-changing and interactive.
Headquarters Office in Beaverton ABUSE RECOVERY GROUP, Tuesdays, 6-8 pm , Kathy L., (On-Going) Judgment drops at the door as you experience being “real” with one another. These groups foster in-depth sharing and changing of lifetime patterns, such as co- dependency. You will learn how to move out from being a victim, abuser, or enabler. Come and experience powerful interactions with others. Headquarters Office in Beaverton
EMOTION REGULATION (DBT) p.m., January 8, 15, 22, 29, 2015
Thursdays 10:15-11:45 a.m, Heather H, MFT.
Thursdays 6-7:30 p.m. Rick C.
Emotion Regulation training includes: 1) Understanding the emotions you experience (identify emotions & understand what emotions do for you); 2) Reducing emotional vulnerability (decrease negative vulnerability & increase positive emotions); and 3) Decreasing emotional suffering (let go of painful emotions/change painful emotions).
COMMUNICATIONS AND BOUNDARIES: next workshop date and location to be announced Rick C. This intensive course will help you become better listeners, identify your boundaries, or lack of boundaries, and enable you to say what you mean, and mean what you say. Highly recommended for ALL people who want to improve relationship and communication skills. Bring a friend!
next session date to be announced Headquarters Office in Beaverton safeTALK Training… Please RSVP 503 644 2339
Led by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention next session date to be announced
safeTALK teaches members of the community to recognize people with thoughts of suicide and to connect them to suicide first aid resources. This one-half day workshop developed by Living Works Education – a Canadian public service company dedicated to the prevention of suicide – typically precedes the 2-day ASIST workshop and offers a carefully crafted set of steps that makes it possible for attendees to leave the training willing and able to be suicide alert helpers. Coffee and Refreshments will be served.
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Projects: GSM International Education Funds for Plastering the Dirk Allison High School Uranga Kenya: link to flier: GSM IE school project flier 10-15
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Headquarters Office in Beaverton 7929 SW Cirrus Drive Building 23 Beaverton, OR 97008 Phone: 503 644 2339
*Vancouver Office: Xchange Recovery Center Location address: 7735 Highway 99 Vancouver, Washington 98665 Phone: 360 566 0146 Email: email@example.com for video recordings of training, go to: https://www.youtube.com/user/GoodSamPrivate http://www.youtube.com/user/