Happening this weekend, one church conference in Lafayette is promising a time of healing for women in Acadiana who have survived domestic abuse.
The "Still I Rise" conference starts Friday, January 31 at the Bayou Church Cafe venue on Kaliste Saloom Road in Lafayette.
This year's theme, "You Are Not Forsaken" focuses on healing wounded hearts and giving abused women a voice.
The Church says that those who attend will hear powerful testimonies from domestic abuse survivors and experience praise and worship.
Victims of abuse will also have the opportunity to share their stories with other survivors in a safe environment.
Live teaching and resources will be available.
Dates and times for the conference:
- Friday, January 31st - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
- Saturday, February 1st - 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Tickets are $35 dollars for the two-day event.
Snacks, drinks, and lunch will be provided on Saturday.
For more information and to register for the conference visit eventbrite.com