Together we are a community of faith. When one suffers we all are affected. Prince of Peace offers several support groups to provide a safe and caring environment on the path to healing and wholeness. Groups are led by trained facilitators with expertise in each area of support.

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For Immediate Help

Please call Prince of Peace at 952‐435‐8102. On‐call Ministers are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Upcoming Support Groups

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Prince of Peace Support Groups

All support groups are confidential, ongoing and open to anyone. Registration is not required, except where noted.

12 Steps for Christian Living

Sundays | 9:15 – 10:15 amRoom 200A

This supportive group of men and women share their experiences, strength and hope with each other as they work toward personal, relational and spiritual growth.  They use the format of the 12 Steps as a model for Christian spiritual growth.

CONTACT: Kay E., 9526499514

Alcoholics Anonymous

Monday  Thursday, noon  1:00 pmRoom 200BC

Alcoholics Anonymous is an international fellowship of men and women who have had a drinking problem. It is nonprofessional, self-supporting, multiracial and apolitical. There are no age or education requirements. Membership is open to anyone who wants to do something about their drinking problem.

CONTACT: Greater Minneapolis Intergroup, 9529220880 (24/7 phone support),

Adult Children of Alcoholics

Thursdays | 6:00 –  8:00 pm | Room 200 E

ACA is a Twelve Step, Twelve Traditions program for people who grew up in alcoholic or otherwise dysfunctional homes.

Caregiver Support

Third and Fourth Wednesdays of each month, 1pm, Room 200A

In partnership with DARTS, Caregiver Support provides a safe, supportive environment where family caregivers come together to discuss concerns with trained facilitators and to learn from others caring for a loved one.

CONTACT: Vicki Patterson, Licensed Social Worker, 651-234-2255

Grief Support Series

10-week series |  Mondays 6:00-7:30 pm | Chapel (No meetings on Holidays)

May 1-July 17 | Sept. 11- Nov. 20 | January 8- March 26, 2024 | April 15- June 24, 2024

  • Introduction to Grief
  • Beyond Closure
  • How Grief Affects Our Minds
  • How Grief Affects Us Physically
  • Emotional Aspects of Grief
  • Spiritual Aspects of Grief
  • Grief Amidst the Holidays
  • Grief in our Families and Communities
  • Complicated Grief
  • What We Learn from Other Traditions/Cultures

CONTACT:Jody SlaughterSpiritual Care MinisterEmail9528989312

Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG)

Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG)

Second Monday of the Month |  6:30-8:00 pm | Room 200E

PFLAG supports parents, family, allies and friends of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender persons. We are a place of love and acceptance with members from all walks of life. Following a presentation on a topic of interest, we break into small groups for parents and family, friends and allies, LGBTQ, and straight spouse.

CONTACT:Susan Allenemail

Parkinson’s Support

First Thursday of the month | 2:00 pm | Community Room

This group offers an opportunity people with Parkinson’s and/or caregivers to learn, share experiences, and offer mutual support. We begin with a presentation on a topic of interest and then break into separate small groups for those living with PD and another for family members/caregivers.

Contact Jody Slaughter with further questions.

Jody Slaughter
Spiritual Care Minister

Additional Resource: First Hand Help  763‐545‐1272


Persons with Dementia

Persons with Dementia

Second Wednesday of the month | 2:00-3:00 pm 

Build a support system with people who understand. This support group for people with dementia provides information, resources, and support directly to the person impacted. Alzheimer’s Association® support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for people with dementia to develop a support system, exchange practical information on living well with dementia, learn about community resources, and talk through issues & concerns.

For questions and to schedule a screening, contact: Kari Snyder, Director of Senior Ministries, at 952-898-9357 or by email. For additional information on Alzheimer’s support groups, please contact the Alzheimer’s Association at

Julie Klein

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