Trauma Informed

Loading Events

« All Events

Trauma Informed

June 26 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

$29.00

TRAUMA INFORMED

June 26, 2019  |  9:00am – 12:00pm

How Christian communities can heal unseen wounds

 

The way trauma impacts people in our churches and communities is often misunderstood. The hidden influence of trauma can have a lifelong impact on our personalities and our direction in life.

Based on the emerging field of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and scientific understanding of how childhood trauma affects people throughout their lives; the Church is uniquely positioned to be a healing community.

Our trainer, Tom Gonzalez, is an expert in Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and a former long-time pastor. Through learning about ACEs and its lifelong impact, the Church will be better trained and equipped to minister to vulnerable, traumatized people, and can bring help and healing to our communities.

Come learn how the Church can be a healing presence for the growing number of trauma survivors we serve in our communities.

 

 

SPEAKER

Tom Gonzalez | Bridges of Hope

Tom is the Self-Healing Communities Project co-coordinator at Bridges of Hope and has been in ministry for almost twenty years. He grew up in an alcoholic family and has personally experienced the toxic stress that environment produces. One of his passions in ministry is pastoral counseling, where he works with a variety of people helping them work through their life struggles. Tom has his Bachelor’s and Master’s degree from Crown College in Pastoral Ministry and Church Leadership, respectively, and is currently working on his doctorate at Bethel Seminary researching ACEs and their effects on resiliency in pastoral ministry.

Details

Date:
June 26
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$29.00
Event Category:
Website:
https://form.jotform.com/transformmn/trauma-informed

Venue

Sanctuary Covenant Church
710 W. Broadway Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55411 United States

Organizer

Transform Minnesota
Website:
transformmn.org/events

About Transform Minnesota

Transform Minnesota is a network of churches where leaders engage complex issues from a biblical perspective.

 

Contact Us

1515 East 66th Street
Richfield, MN 55423

612-866-0462
info@transformmn.org

 

Transform Minnesota Affiliates

Damascus Way

Arrive Ministries

new_life_family_services

Newsletter Signup





Want to stay up to date with news from Transform Minnesota or our affiliates? Sign up for email updates below.

First Name (required)

Last Name (required)

Organization

Email (required)

Street Address (required)

Ministry Newsletters
Transform Minnesota
Arrive Ministries
New Life Family Services
Damascus Way

Like us on Facebook