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FALL JOURNEY 2019

This event page includes 1) registration details and registration form link, 2) venue information & address, and 3) tickets for purchase. Tickets may be purchased for The Journey Begins and The Journey Continues on this page. Please read all the information on this page before reaching out with questions. Most of your questions are answered on this page. If you would like to see some Frequently Asked Question, CLICK HERE to view in a new tab. The first scheduled time of the event is dinner on Sunday night. Session 1 begins immediately after dinner. The cost of the ticket includes the price of meals and lodging for the event between the start ...

Leader Training Spring 2019

Leader Training Weekends will enhance and further equip you as you work through your story and empower your local participants to find freedom in their lives. These events are designed for those who have a knowledge of the Journey Group process and leader experience or a desire to lead groups locally.  This event provides interactive training sessions, time spent with other leaders in care groups, and refreshing moments of reflection and community that will leave you challenged and inspired.  Training and materials will focus on group processes that are applicable to both The Journey Begins and The Journey Continues.  No matter which curriculum you ...

April 14-18, 2019 – The Journey at Maranatha

For over 20 years, people have gathered at the shores of Lake Michigan to experience the Journey. This unique, all-inclusive setting offers worship, lodging, meals, teachings with Open Heart’s lead team of trainers, and an evening of celebration festivities to conclude the time. During downtime, walk the bluff overlooking the lake, feel the spray of water from the waves and explore the little lake towns nearby. This 5-day training (Sunday evening-Thursday evening), is designed for anyone seeking soul-care and growth in leading effective small groups. Come enjoy large group teachings with breakout small group sessions facilitated by experienced ...

April 22-26, 2018 – The Journey at Maranatha

For over 20 years, people have gathered at the shores of Lake Michigan to experience the Journey. This unique, all-inclusive setting offers worship, lodging, meals, teachings with Open Heart’s lead team of trainers, a chance to be baptized in Lake Michigan, and an evening of celebration festivities to conclude the time. During downtime, walk the bluff overlooking the lake, feel the spray of water from the waves and explore the little lake towns nearby. This 5-day training (Sunday evening-Thursday evening), is designed for anyone seeking soul-care and growth in leading effective small groups. Come enjoy large group teachings with breakout small ...

Tax Receipts for 2016

If you have donated to OHM in 2016, you will be receiving your end of year tax receipt shortly. By law, they must be sent to you by Jan. 31, 2017. We are currently working on making sure all information is accurate and ready to be sent by USPS to you before that date. If you would like it sooner, please feel free to email Darin at darin@ohmin.org.

2016 OHM Annual Pro-Am Golf Event

by Tracy Hanson, OHM Board Member & Retired LPGA Tour Player I am excited to announce we have set the date for our Open Hearts Ministry Annual Pro-Am for August 15, 2016 at Quail Ridge Golf Club in Grand Rapids, MI. Once again we will host the LPGA/Symetra Tour Professionals who will play along with each foursome. This is a wonderful opportunity to play a great golf course with extremely talented lady professionals, as well as to raise funds for Open Hearts Ministry to continue training leaders to create safe communities where people speak their stories of pain, loss, or abuse and start healing together. As a retired LPGA Tour Player and ...

2015 Year-End Message from OHM Founder Sandy Burdick

Please take a couple minutes and listen to Sandy Burdick's heart about the redemption of our stories in the context of small group communities. Consider how you may provide hope and healing by donating to OHM.    

OHM Press Release From The Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of Open Hearts Ministry is pleased to announce that effective immediately it has appointed Tracy Johnson to serve as the Executive Director of the ministry.  In March 2015 the board asked Tracy to serve as interim Executive Director and indicated that it would take the remainder of the year to assess what decision it should take regarding the leadership of the ministry.  In November every member of the staff, the volunteer leadership team and the board was asked to provide confidential input on Tracy’s performance.  After assessing the input it had received and evaluating Tracy’s performance in her interim position, the ...