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Tupelo, MS 38801
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Hope Family Ministries, Inc. (HFM) is a Biblical Counseling and Discipleship Training Ministry in Tupelo, Mississippi. It began May 1995. President and Founder, Rev. Mike Marecle, with the Hope Family Ministries staff, seeks to provide confidential, Biblical, pastoral counseling to individuals, couples, and families in North Mississippi and surrounding areas.

God has equipped the staff at HFM with the ability to offer people help, while expressing God's love and plan for their lives. HFM offers Biblical Counseling, Discipleship Training and Marriage Enrichment, as well as conferences and retreats.

Each member of our staff has a proven, seasoned relationship with God. We are people of character, integrity and calling. We are equipped academically, but also know how to live in and through life situations by faith. We depend upon God’s Word to speak to the situations we face, not in a judgmental or condemning way, but simply speaking the truth in love.

Grief WorkbookBrother Kevin to Lead Kevin

Grief Workshop

Wednesdays at    

Sanctuary Hospice House

Tupelo, MS

Beginning Oct. 23, 2013  

3:00 - 5:00 P.M.    


Beginning Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013 Brother Kevin will lead a grief workshop for 13 weeks.  Sessions will be from 3:00 - 5:00 PM.  The Workbook is $20.00  Sessions will be held in at Sanctuary Hospice House, 5159 W. Main St. Tupelo, MS.  Below are the weekly topics.  For more information, call the Sanctuary Hospice House office at 844-2111.  Don't let the cost of the workbook keep you from coming...we have some scholarships!  You may attend any or all of the sessions and please forward to anyone you know that might benefit from this workshop!  There are only 25 slots available.  Don't delay!  Sign up today!  


Each week your group will watch a video seminar on DVD. The GriefShare videos cover topics essential to your recovery from the hurt of grief and loss. The videos are produced in a compelling television magazine format and feature interviews with grief recovery experts, dramatic reenactments, on-location video and real-life stories of people who have experienced the death of a loved one. Here is a list of the weekly topics: 
 Session 1               Living With Grief  
This session introduces you to GriefShare. It also explains what living with grief is like, why you shouldn't be ashamed of your grief and why you shouldn't rush through your healing.

Session 2               THE JOURNEY OF GRIEF
This session prepares you for what to expect along the journey of grief. At the same time, it emphasizes that everyone's journey is unique and warns against comparing grief experiences.

Session 3               THE EFFECTS OF GRIEF
You're probably surprised at how debilitating grief is. This session explains that this is normal and suggests practical ways to find comfort.

If you've lost your spouse, this session helps you think through the critical issues involved in your healing. It also begins preparing you to face the difficult transition into a new reality without your spouse.

This session shares how to keep your family afloat when its members are drowning in grief. It also presents some of the unique issues involved if you're grieving the death of a child.

SESSION 6               WHY?
Just because God doesn't answer all of your questions doesn't mean He won't answer any of them. This session answers the "Why" questions and encourages you to begin asking other questions as well.

This session explores how the causes of, and your responses to, your loved one's death affect your grief. Topics addressed include suicide, long-term illness, murder and false guilt.

This session explores how the causes of, and your responses to, your loved one's death affect your grief. Topics addressed include suicide, long-term illness, murder and false guilt.

The bereaved are often overwhelmed by the advice they receive from others. And often, what goes unnoticed is what God says about healing. This session tells you how to position yourself to experience God's healing.

It's easy to get stuck along the journey of grief, This session explains how to keep moving on the path to healing.

SESSION 11           TOP 20 LESSONS OF GRIEF, PT. 1   
In this session, those who've walked the journey of grief will share what they've learned and how they've grown from their grief experience.

SESSION 12          TOP 20 LESSONS OF GRIEF, PT. 2   
In this session you'll hear the most significant lessons that can be learned during grief.

SESSION 13           HEAVEN
This session gives practical advice on how to tap into, and hold onto, the source of hope in this disappointing world.

This session explains how a child's grief differs from that of adults, and it prepares you to respond to grieving children with sensitivity. Ask your GriefShare leader if you can view this special bonus session.

Marriage and Family Counseling Center Founder Brother Mike

It all began with a prayer in May 1987. “Lord, please use the mess I have made with my life to help others.” Across the next 8 years, God delivered me from many years of bondage to numerous destructive things, such as: anger, alcohol and many failed relationships. But being delivered was only half of the process. Yes, I was free from the past, but I needed to learn to live life on God’s terms. Learning to be a man, husband, father, brother, son, neighbor, friend, employee, etc. of faith required learning God’s Word, but also depending on the Holy Spirit to apply God’s Word. It was a challenging season, but one that was necessary for God to use me to start and lead a non-profit Biblical Counseling ministry. God hasn’t wasted anything I experienced, before I knew Him or since.

Bro. Mike Marecle