SPRING JOURNEY 2020

Register at https://ohmin.org/ohmin-training/tjam-spring/ Discounted Pricing & Deposit Options: The standard rate for The Journey is $1200. See below for One-time or Deposit + Payment Plan options. Group Rate & Alumni Rate- text 269.389.9491 for details. One-time Payment Option (use one of the codes to get a reduced cost): Choose one of the full-pay options and use one of these codes. Through January 2020 - "The Earliest Bird" - $900 (code - jrny300s) | During February 2020 - "The Early Bird" - $1000 (code - jrny200s) | During March 2020 - "It's ...

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News Flash – 12-session Guides Return

Beginning this Fall, you will be able to choose what length Journey Group you want to hold.  Due to numerous requests, Open Hearts Ministry will have both the 9-session version and the 12-session version of the Journey Guides available.  (That includes Leader and Participant Guides for both Journey Begins and Journey Continues, and the 12-session version will price at $40 per guide.) Our plan is to have the 12-session versions available on the website by September 1st.  The .pdf versions of all versions will be offered as well. Initial PDF copies of each ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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.

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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, ...

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Something New

by Tracy Johnson, OHM Executive Director  Recently several members of the OHM Lead Team gathered at my home to work on our plans for the upcoming RESPITE at Maranatha. My first question for them was, "What do you think of when you hear the word respite?" Webster's defines respite as "a short period of time when you are able to stop doing something that is difficult or unpleasant or when something difficult or unpleasant stops or is delayed." As we discussed our plans for the weekend we each realized that this is very different from what people typically expect ...

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Time to Pray

by Tracy Johnson, OHM Executive Director “We tend to use prayer as a last resort, but God wants it to be our first line of defense. We pray when there's nothing else we can do, but God wants us to pray before we do anything at all.” ― Oswald Chambers In January 2015 we were preparing for our first Regional Journey in San Antonio, Texas when I had a conversation with Betty Lee  (a long time leader for Open Hearts in Cleburne, Texas).  "Tracy, I want to come to pray for the seminar." Her offer to come and pray was a sweet gift from heaven and I was thrilled. ...

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