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Identify Ministries

Our goal is that those who struggle with sexual and relational brokenness and confusion will find the relief, peace, freedom, joy and hope that they are longing for through their personal relationship with Jesus and the people in their lives. We also aim to equip our local community with the confidence and skill required to fulfill its unique roles in the lives of those suffering and looking for their way forward in .

gender, Support Group
Courage

Persons with homosexual desires have always been with us; however, until recent times, there has been little, if any, formal outreach from the Church in the way of support groups or information for such persons. Most were left to work out their path on their own. As a result, they found themselves listening to and accepting the secular society’s perspective and opting to act on their same-sex desires.

His Eminence, the late Terence Cardinal Cooke of New York, was aware of, and troubled by this situation. He knew that the individual dealing with same-sex attractions truly needed to experience the freedom of interior chastity and in that freedom find the steps necessary to living a fully Christian life in communion with God and others. He was concerned that many would not find this path and would be constantly trying to get their needs met in ways that ultimately do not satisfy the desires of the heart.

Support, Support Group, gender
EnCourage

EnCourage is a Roman Catholic apostolate for parents, friends and family members of loved ones with same­sex attractions. EnCourage is a faithful witness to Catholic teaching on sexual morality which meets the needs of its members with charity and compassion. EnCourage does not embrace the necessity of changing a loved one’s sexual attraction to seek support from our ministry.

Support Group, Resources, Support, gender
New Heart Outreach- Tampa Bay

Vision

On September 4, 1996, Mark Culligan, Founder & CEO, caught a vision for a large, spiritual renewal center designed and equipped for the restoration of the sexually and relationally challenged. The center will include a worship space, residential recovery facilities, a total wellness center, a broadcast center and a fine arts facility center. The vision also included the Tampa Bay Alliance for Relational Health, a grand partnership and collaborative effort between businesses, schools, churches and other organizations devoted to bringing the church and the community together for the healing of hurting people. If you would like to know how you can partner with us in making this a reality then we welcome you to contact us and schedule an appointment. We would be pleased to meet with you and discuss how our combined efforts can produce something larger than we could otherwise accomplish on our own.

Tampa Bay, Support Group, gender
Exodus 90

The Purpose The goal of Exodus is to achieve the freedom necessary to fully engage the love of God and the love of neighbor. Exodus is based on a challenging 90-day period of purification, a dying to self, which is supported by a fraternity of like-minded men for greater interior freedom and, eventually, a more purified and selfless love.

Men, Internet Accountability, Support Group, Catholic
Porn Effect
Join a community of awesome people who are done with porn's lies and are ready for a better life.

Help to share our mission of informing, educating, and engaging those who are affected by porn addiction.

Catholic, Support Group, National
Adoption Support Center

The Adoption Support Center is a safe, friendly place where you can talk honestly about any issues you are facing. Whether you are considering foster care or adoption, we can answer all your questions and help you discover what options are available to you with no obligation. Many birth moms tell us they need a fresh start. You can find it here.

Adoption, Birth Moms, 24/7, PLC, Support Group
Prenatal Partner For Life

Support information & encouragement for carrying to term with an adverse prenatal diagnosis and support for raising your child with special needs after birth. If you have come to this site because you or someone you know has received an adverse or negative prenatal diagnosis, you have come to the right place. We are parents who have gone through similar circumstances and we want to offer support. Most of the stories on this site are of families who have carried to term after receiving an adverse diagnosis. We are here to help you. You are not alone! 

Pregnancy, Special Needs, Support Group
Mum Saving Musicians from Suicide

Linda Phillips is transforming the lives of musicians. After her guitarist son took his own life, she decided to set up a suicide prevention centre for musicians in her home city Athens, Georgia.

Suicide, Support Group
Marijuana Anonymous

Marijuana Anonymous is a fellowship of people who share our experience, strength, and hope with each other that we may solve our common problem and help others to recover from marijuana addiction.

The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop using marijuana. There are no dues or fees for membership. We are self-supporting through our own contributions. MA is not affiliated with any religious or secular institution or organization and has no opinion on any outside controversies or causes. Our primary purpose is to stay free of marijuana and to help the marijuana addict who still suffers achieve the same freedom. We can do this by practicing our suggested Twelve Steps of recovery and by being guided as a group by our ... more

Support Group
Alzheimer's Association

24/7 Helpline: 1.800.272.3900 Answers any questions you or your family may have on dementia and Alzheimer's. 

The Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.

Support Group, Support
Changed Movement

CHANGED is a community of friends who once identified as LGBTQ+. Today, we celebrate the love of Jesus and His freedom in our lives.  Can  a person leave  homosexuality behind?  WE DID.

Support Group, gender
Leaving the Gay Lifestyle

This link has several resources.

Healing Ministry, gender, Support Group
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