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Granite United Church, Holy Family Hospital

and Greater Lawrence Family Health Center present the

1st Annual

Jericho Walk for Hope and Healing


JOIN US on May 20, 2017 to walk for Hope and Healing!

Our community is joining together to pray for the destruction of the stronghold of drugs, addiction and to Celebrate Recovery! Jericho Walk is a time for us to make a difference, to take back our loved ones and to remember those that have been lost. Help us to help others take back our community.

The goal of Jericho Walk is to:

  • Support and give HOPE those who are currently struggling in their addiction

  • Support the family and friends of those affected

  • CELEBRATE the people in our community who have FOUGHT for their RECOVERY and are living out a life now that can give HOPE and encouragement to those who need it!

  • Help remove the STIGMA of addiction and let the community SEE that RECOVERY HAPPENS!!

Recognize YOUR Loved Ones lost to addiction!

Let's CELEBRATE their lives, remember that they were so much more than their STRONGHOLD! They were Loved PEOPLE with lives outside of addiction!!

If you are in RECOVERY, when you register select the ‘I’m In Recovery!!’ Ticket. Special T-shirts will be provided so you can show that Recovery CAN happen! Provide HOPE for your Community!

Honor your Loved one by walking in their memory, when you register, select the ‘I’m Walking in Memory of Someone I Love’ Ticket. A station will be provided between 10 and 10:30 at GAR Park where you can make a sign to carry – so bring photos, memories, and special items about your loved one and celebrate their life. Special T-Shirts will be provided to identify you as someone who lost a loved one.

If you have a passion for your Community and a Love for people suffering and want to be a part of HOPE, select the ‘I’m walking in Support of Change’ Ticket. Special T-Shirts will be provided to show your Support.

IMPORTANT INFO

10 am-10:30 am GAR Park, Bailey Blvd, Haverhill, MA

Registration, Sign Creation

10:30 – 11:00 Speaker & Prayer

11 am -12 pm Jericho Walk begins 11:00 at GAR Park and ends at 284 Kenoza Ave

12 pm – 3 pm Join us for a community celebration of HOPE!

  • Prayer Tent - people will be available to pray with you to break chains and remove strongholds

  • Resource booths available to educate the community on how to get support for themselves or a loved one, treatment programs, sober/transformation homes, support groups for the current person in addiction and also their friends and family.

  • Music

  • Food

  • Speakers

  • Games for the kids

This is going to be a GREAT day!

Jericho Walk is a time for us to make a difference and take back our community, in JESUS name!

VOLUNTEER

There are many opportunities to Volunteer! Please select the ‘I’d Like to Volunteer to Help’ Ticket if you are interested in being a part of healing in our Community! A staff person will contact you with more information.

SPONSORSHIP

If your business would like to be a part of this movement we are happy to add your business name to T-Shirts!

Checks payable to Granite United Church, please add Jericho Walk on memo line. Mail to:


Granite United Church

c/o John Croteau

284 Kenoza Ave

Haverhill, MA 01830

Any questions please email jerichowalk2017@gmail.com

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