Due to inclement weather, all daytime in-person programs have been canceled for Thursday, Feb. 9 at each of our locations and the cafe and bookstore at the Leawood location are closed until 5 pm. Evening programs will be held, as scheduled.
We are watching the weather and at this time the Car Show is still on as scheduled for the public, open from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm. We will keep you updated as conditions change.
Recovery groups welcome anyone affected by substance, drug, or alcohol abuse or addictions of any kind, including those struggling with mental health concerns. Some groups are meeting in person and online.
Watch this conversation between Tom Langhofer, Resurrection Recovery Pastor, and Willie Mays Aikens, a Major League Baseball Player who played for the California Angels, Kansas City Royals and Toronto Blue Jays. He went from a professional athlete to serving 14 years in prison from 1994- 2008 on drug related charges. While incarcerated, Willie overcame his drug addiction and developed a spiritual life that has helped him through his release and life after prison. He is a minor league hitting coach for the Kansas City Royals and provides life advice for the team’s prospects. He is also the co-author of the book, “Safe at Home.”
We invite you to find your place of support and care at Resurrection!
Join us on Thursday evenings for pizza and connection to hear powerful personal testimonies of recovery.
Details for each location are listed below.
Watch this video featuring a panel of experts discussing the topic of addiction and moderated by Lara Moritz, an award winning anchor at KMBC 9 News in Kansas City.
You will hear from individuals in Recovery, loved ones of individuals struggling with addiction, professionals treating addiction and local law enforcement.
Watch this conversation between Adam Hamilton, Resurrection Senior Pastor, and Gary Mendell, a national leader in the addiction space and found of Shatterproof, whose mission is to spare others the tragedy his family has suffered.
First Call led a conversation to offer education and support for the high need faith communities are finding regarding substance use and mental health. This conversation addresses language to reduces stigma in regarding addiction and offers resources to those seeking help in the Kansas City area.
How does someone find hope in the midst of the tragic loss of a child? Frank Boal, sportscaster with Fox 4 KC and WHB 810 Radio, shares his personal story following the death of his son Brett in a car accident. He talks about Brett’s struggle with addiction and its impact on his family.