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Our mission is to renew minds, reclaim lives, and restore relationships through pastoral counseling and education.

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    Message From The Executive Director

    Faithfully Guided is excited to announce our new e-newsletter!  We believe this communication will allow us to live our mission more fully through our educational outreach and desire to come alongside and help renew individuals, marriages, and families in our great community.  We believe it …

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    Enjoy the Journey

    As the summer winds down, we find ourselves busier than we would like to be. Some are transitioning into a new academic school year, deciding on extra curricular activities for the fall, or attempting to get organized for a new fiscal year. Is summer really …

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    Back to School — Start the day out right!

    Back to school season can be hectic. Returning to a rigid schedule can be both a blessing and a struggle. Many times we rush to wake up, put food on the table, get the bags packed, and run out the door! In all of the …

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    Intentional Connections

    The goal of marriage and family counseling is to renew connectivity through intentionality. Typically, life happens and in one way or another we find ourselves completely disconnected from the people we are supposed to be connected to the most, our spouse and/or our children. Every …

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    Summer 2016 Group Therapy for Kids

    Group work is an effective intervention modality for children and teens for many of the same reasons they are effective with adults, plus some additional reasons that are specific to childrens’ levels of cognitive, emotional, behavior, and social development. Some of these reasons include the …

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    Ocala’s Grow In Kindness Day

    Faithfully Guided is passionate about family life, specifically, the role of children and youth today. With increased demands of family life, lack of quality time, and exponential growth in technology, children and youth are not learning the social and problem-solving skills necessary for healthy relationships. …

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    Strong Family Life Prepares Children to Better Respond to Bullying

    What is bullying? Bullying is intentional and aggressive behavior (verbal, emotional, physical, cyber) repeatedly shown to someone not able to defend themselves equally (imbalance of power).  Bullying is not conflict which can be worked out between two people.  Instead, it is a form of abuse …

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    The Lenten Season and Family Life

    What is Lent? Lent is a 40 day period of time that Western churches (Lutheran, Methodist, Presbyterian, Anglican, Roman Catholics, and Eastern Orthodox) observe that marks the time that Jesus Christ spent in the desert fasting.  Lent is the preparation for Easter and is spent …

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