Friday, January 26, 7:00pm–9:00 p.m., Barrington Campus
Hear from Speaker Ellen Dykas, Women’s Coordinator for Harvest USA, as she addresses common relational and sexual sin struggles from her time talking with women around the country. Listen in as Ellen, and co-speaker Susan Geiger, address common themes of struggle women are facing regarding these areas, and the questions asked most often.
Saturday, January 27, 8:00 a.m.–3:30 p.m., Arlington Heights Campus
Many women struggle in private pain and shame because of sexual issues. Be encouraged in your faith as we learn how the gospel of Jesus Christ applies to sexuality in a way that is practical, helpful, and teaches us to think biblically and love each other graciously. Continental breakfast begins at 8 a.m., first session at 8:45 a.m. Lunch will also be served.
Session One: Sexuality and Women: God’s Design and Gospel Hope
Session Two: Why We Struggle and How Jesus Brings Change
Session Three: Understanding Habitual Sin Patterns
Session Four: Discipleship for Women Who Struggle
Date: January 26, 2018
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Place: The Orchard Evangelical Free Church | 1301 South Grove Ave | Barrington, IL 60010
Tickets: $15 (or $50 for Friday and Saturday)
Date: January 27, 2018
Place: The Orchard Evangelical Free Church | 1330 N Douglas Ave | Arlington Heights, IL 60004
Tickets: $50 for Friday and Saturday
Ellen Dykas oversees Harvest USA’s ministry to women. She focuses on discipleship with women who are struggling with sexual and relational sins in their own lives, as well as women who are impacted by the sexual sins of their spouses or others. She was a missionary in Romania and served on a church staff prior to coming to HARVEST USA in 2007. She has a MA in Biblical Studies from Covenant Theological Seminary, and a Graduate Certificate in Biblical Counseling through the Christian Counseling and Education Foundation in Glenside, PA. She has written articles for The Journal of Biblical Counseling and The Christian Research Journal and co-authored a small group resource for women, Sexual Sanity for Women: Healing from Relational and Sexual Brokenness and has recently written Living Together: Why Marriage is the Best Choice.
Susan Geiger joined Harvest USA in 2017 as a member of the Women’s Ministry Staff. Her connections with Harvest USA began over a decade ago as a volunteer. She and her husband Tim moved to Pittsburgh in 2006, and Susan continued to work for the ministry at the Pittsburgh office as an administrator and women’s ministry liaison. In between, Susan worked for the Christian Counseling and Educational Foundation (CCEF) in the Customer Service and Development Departments. Susan received an MA in Christian Counseling from Philadelphia Biblical University (now Cairn) in Langhorne, PA. She enjoys reading, teaching and companioning with women as they seek God.