Providing a list of community events that we believe would be of benefit to our clients, friends, and families in Lorain County and surrounding areas.





divorce and child custody Matt Mishak Attorney Lorain County Ohio Elyria North RidgevilleRegardless of which side of the courtroom you are sitting in, divorce is difficult.

Coming to terms with the end of your marriage is a process.

Sharing children between two separate households is challenging.

The emotional storm can be unpredictable.

Wrestling with many hard questions can consume your thoughts and energy.


Divorce Care Ministry is designed for those individuals ready to participate in a nonthreatening, safe, confidential, and loving environment that promotes both personal understanding and healing.

divorce care ministry elyria ohio

This 13-week course is open to those not yet divorced, in the midst of the divorce, and divorced. Each week discusses a new topic and is not built on the previous week’s topic.

Local churches or organizations volunteer their building to host Divorce Care Ministry. A volunteer leader guides the group through the use of the Divorce Care Ministry curriculum and videos. Discussion time is provided; participation is not a requirement.

For more information on Divorce Care Ministry and its curriculum please visit:

Anyone is welcome during any of the 13 weeks. You do not need to start with week 1 or finish on week 13. Any faith or no faith is welcome.

  • Where: Church of the Open Door, 43275 Telegraph Rd, Elyria, OH 44035, Room 200. (Enter through the church office doors located to the right of the glass sanctuary doors, on the West Ridge Road side.)
  • Date: Begins Monday, April 11, 2022, and every Monday for the following 13 weeks (until July 4, 2022)
  • Time: 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Cost: Workbooks $20
  • Leader: Jennifer Mihalick, 440-420-7686 (call/text) or
  • Childcare: Please inquire

Feel free to bring your own drink and snack.