WORKSHOPS

UPCOMING WORKSHOPS

Scheduled

A new workshop, “Navigating Health Care Directives,” is now available for presentation at your church. For more information on how to schedule a workshop, please contact us by email at moreinfo@wellspringsflorida.org, or by phone at (407) 880-8700.

WORKSHOP TOPICS/OUTLINES

1. “Navigating Health Care Directives”

This two-hour workshop will cover the various documents you may need, their purpose, and importance from the perspective of a Christian Scientist.

This workshop is only available to be presented on the following dates: October 28, 29, November 19, January 20, 21, February 10, 11, 17, 18, March 10, 11, 17, and 18.  If you are interested in having this workshop conducted at your church, please call soon to reserve your date!

A brief outline is shown below. [Click here] for a more detailed outline.  

  • Understanding the need – “Unself” the purpose
  • Understanding the law
  • Preparing for the conversation (where you are asking for help)
  • Preparing for the conversation (where you see the need for help)
  • You know what needs to be done. What next?
  • Follow-up, Maintenance, and Revocations

2. “The Art of Visiting”

We will discuss several different scenarios whereby you might be conducting a visit and the approaches you might use (e.g. home visit, institutional visit, spontaneous visit, etc.).

  • The Offer to Visit
  • Pre-visit preparation
  • Conducting the visit
  • Post-visit Considerations

3. “Christian Science Nursing and Caregiving”

  • The metaphysical foundation for caring for others
  • What Christian Science nurses do
  • What Christian Science nurses do not do
  • Practical ways to assist others who need care

CURRENT SCHEDULE

Scheduled

  • First Church of Christ, Scientist, Orlando – October 29 (Sunday) 1 – 3 PM – “Navigating Healthcare Directives”
  • First Church of Christ, Scientist, Ocala – November 19 (Sunday) 1 – 3 PM – “Navigating Healthcare Directives”

In Planning

  • Fourth Church of Christ, Scientist, Jacksonville – February 11 (Sunday) – “Navigating Healthcare Directives”
  • First Church of Christ, Scientist, Daytona Beach – February 17 (Saturday) – “Navigating Healthcare Directives”

Recently Conducted
[TBD]