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COMBATING MINISTRY BURNOUT

44% of Pastors Feel Overwhelmed and Drained

As a church leader, have you or your team members ever struggled with burnout, overwhelm, or mental health challenges? Addressing these issues in a faith-based setting can be challenging without the proper training, language, and tools.

Thrive & Cultivate is here to equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to prioritize self-care, guide your team effectively, and provide meaningful support to your congregation. With an All-Access Membership to our video library and ongoing workshops, you'll gain the language and strategies necessary to navigate mental health challenges and foster a culture of well-being within your church community.

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BECOME A MEMBER · NEW KEYNOTE WORKSHOPS RELEASED IN JUNE · 130+ VIDEO SESSIONS FROM CHRISTIAN MENTAL HEALTH EXPERTS · 9 TRACKS · MENTAL HEALTH TOPICS EVERY CHURCH LEADER MUST KNOW

Get Ground-Breaking Insights From Renowned Mental Health Experts

New Keynote Workshops* and more than 130+ other sessions are available when you become an All-Access Member of Thrive & Cultivate

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Amanda Porter, NP

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Joe Padilla

Founder of Mental Health Grace Alliance

Seth Scott

Professor of Counseling, Director of PhD in CES

Dr. Steve Grevich

Founder of Key Ministry

Jeremy Smith

Editor at ChurchAndMentalHealth.com

Pastor Brad Hoefs

Founder and Director of Fresh Hope for Mental Health

Dr. Jared Pingleton

Clinical Psychologist/Minister

DJ Chuang

Director of Christian Asian Mental Health

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Your Membership Gets You Instant Access to 130+ Training Sessions Like The Ones Below

Plus access to our new Keynote Workshops, scheduled for release June 17, 2024

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How to Last in Ministry

Kay Warren

CHURCH LEADERSHIP

2 Keys To Building A Life You Don’t Want To Escape From

Carey Nieuwhof

LONELINESS, ANXIETY & DEPRESSION

Finding Freedom

Carlos Whittaker

HOLISTIC MENTAL HEALTH: FAITH & PRACTICAL STRATEGIES

5 Practical Ways to Walk with Others Through Tragedy

Dylan Dodson

GRIEF & TRAUMA HEALING

Church Rehab: When Spirituality Hurts

Dr. Cassie Reid

HEALING SPIRITUAL WOUNDS

Mental Health Ministry In A Large Church Setting

Craig Johnson

BUILDING A MENTALLY HEALTHY CHURCH CULTURE

3 Things an Anxiety Sufferer Wishes the Church Would Communicate

Jonathon Seidl

LONELINESS, ANXIETY & DEPRESSION

Designing Your Life for Soul Health

Mindy Caliguire

SELF CARE

Managing Relationships For Personal Health

Marc Brule

SELF CARE

When Helping You Is Hurting Me: Stress, Burnout, and Compassion Fatigue

Dr. Eric Scalise

SELF CARE

Anxiety in the Church: Understanding and Supporting Those Affected

Dr. Sara Blakeney

LONELINESS, ANXIETY & DEPRESSION

Lonely and Isolated Kids: The New Crisis for Gen Z and Gen Alpha

Dr. Mark Mayfield

FAMILY MENTAL HEALTH

Dive Into 130+ Videos Across 9 Tailored Tracks That Unlock Mental Health Care Strategies For Today's Church

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Building A Mentally Healthy Church Culture

25 VIDEOS

Discover strategies for welcoming those facing mental health challenges and their caregivers. You'll find out how to establish a culture of care and launch impactful mental health ministries within your church. Learn how to integrate mental health support into small groups, address troubled marriages, confront stigmas with biblical wisdom, and prepare for any common mental health crises you may encounter.

Video Sessions Include:
  • What Does the Bible Say About Common Mental Health Stigmas? - Aaron Hoover
  • Organizational Culture & Mental Health - Jenni Catron
  • Behavioral Health Ministry: 5 Reasons Why It’s Your Church’s Most Lasting Impact - Karl Benzio, MD

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Church Leadership

25 VIDEOS

Leadership demands resilience. Learn to mitigate chronic stress, cultivate contentment, and embrace vulnerability to become a more effective leader. Get practical tips for managing compassion fatigue that comes with ministry, to using technology to foster connections. Plus, you’ll understand why counseling can be a game-changer for pastors.

Video Sessions Include:
  • Coping with Toxic Stress: Strategies for Church Leaders to Heal from Burnout - Ann-Marie Covert
  • Killing Comparison - Nona Jones
  • How to More Easily Meet the Mental and Emotional Needs of Your Community - Randy Miller

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Family Mental Health

7 VIDEOS

Mental health challenges span all ages— your church has the power to offer hope and support. Learn faith-based strategies for engaging older adults, addressing loneliness among kids and teens, and nurturing resilience in young leaders.

Video Sessions Include:
  • Understanding the Next Generation - Savannah Kimberlin
  • Cultivate That Which Is Dormant: A Call for Older Adults to Thrive - Rev. HIlda R. Davis, PhD, LPC
  • Nurturing Resilience in Young Church Leaders: Strategies for Success - Sean Badeer

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Grief & Trauma Healing

8 VIDEOS

Your church can offer solace in times of grief and trauma. Get critical insights into crisis care, the enduring nature of grief, and the church's role in mental health support. Learn from discussions on mourning and discover practical steps for walking alongside those facing tragedy and trauma.

Video Sessions Include:
  • Learning to Mourn: Worden's Four Tasks of Mourning - Gabriel Lowe
  • Grief Does Not Expire - Rachel R. Jackson
  • Dealing with Forgiveness and Trauma - Greg Atkinson

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Loneliness, Anxiety & Depression

11 VIDEOS

Dive into actionable strategies for combating loneliness, anxiety, and depression within your community. Get the keys to understanding anxiety from a Christian's perspective and best practices for offering support. You'll also learn about the roots of anxiety, the connection between neuroscience and theology, and how the church and Christian counselors can collaborate to help those in need.

Video Sessions Include:
  • Getting to the Bottom of Your Anxiety - Curtis Chang
  • How God's Response to Depression Should Inform Ours - Aaron Hoover
  • Neurotheology – Ben Courson

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Holistic Mental Health: Faith & Practical Strategies

23 VIDEOS

Discover a holistic approach to mental health that blends faith with practical strategies for wellness. You'll learn the basics of the mind-body connection and burnout. You'll also learn some exercises on developing emotional maturity and forgiveness.

Video Sessions Include:
  • The Intersection of Faith and Mental Health - Rev. Dr. Que English
  • Developing Emotional Maturity - Matt Adair
  • Serious Mental Illness: What Every Pastor Ought to Know About SMI - Katie R. Dale

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Self Care

25 VIDEOS

Get practical self-care techniques tailored for the unique ebb and flow of ministry life. Topics include stress management on-the-go, the biblical basis for self-care, and personal retreats for leaders. Learn about different types of rest, recognizing burnout signs, managing relationships for health, strategies to prevent compassion fatigue, and the importance of community in maintaining mental health.

Video Sessions Include:
  • Seven Types of Rest for Improved Energy, Creativity, and Productivity - Dr. Saundra Dalton-Smith
  • Self-Care Practices for Church Leaders: Personal Retreat Days - Evan McBroom
  • How to Know If Burnout is Near & And What To Do About It. - John Opalewski

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Healing Emotional & Spiritual Wounds

5 VIDEOS

Learn how to heal from emotional and spiritual wounds. You'll learn to navigate lingering feelings of church-related hurt, provide spiritual first aid, and unlocking the power of relationships for emotional liberation.

Video Sessions Include:
  • Why Won't My Feelings of Church Hurt Go Away? – Nate Brooks
  • Relationship: The Key that Unlocks all Chains - Tina Smith
  • Spiritual First Aid – Jamie Aten and Kent Annan

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Suicide & Suicide Prevention

3 VIDEOS

Tackle the sensitive issue of suicide by providing hope, hearing testimonies on combating suicidal thoughts, and the church leadership's role in prevention. Learn strategies for healing after suicide loss, compassionate and effective approaches for intervention, and creating an environment of support and resilience.

Video Sessions Include:
  • Church Leaders’ Role in Suicide Prevention - Dr. Karen Mason –
  • Hope and Healing After a Suicide Loss in Your Church – Michele Madden
  • How I Fight Suicide Battles - Heather Palacios

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EMPOWER YOUR COMMUNITY

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CREATE A SAFE SPACE

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  • Immediate access to upcoming keynote workshops when released on June 17, 2024 ($279 value)
  • Access to the Thrive & Cultivate Digital Magazine ($17 value)
  • Group Discussion Worksheets from Keynote Workshops for use with team training sessions ($120 value) 
  • Suggested Team Training Calendar for using Thrive & Cultivate Workshops at staff meetings  ($27 value) 
  • Unlimited access to 130+ sessions from renowned Christian mental health experts in the Video Library ($540 value)
  • Access to the Resource Library ($49 value)
  • Access to Mental Health FAQ Videos answered by Christian mental health experts ($120 value)
  • Additional team training workshops released throughout the year ($325 value) 
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