God & Trauma Resource List 

Podcast Interview: Lead Pastor, Ryan Alexander


Radio premiere - Available starting Saturday, May 15th at 8:30pm (live at that time and archived thereafter)
YouTube Channel premiere - Available starting Saturday, May 15th at 9pm (becomes public thereafter)


Radio premiere -Available starting Saturday, May 22nd at 8:30pm (live and then archived thereafter)
YouTube Channel premiere -Available starting May 22nd at 9pm (becomes public at that time)

Hosanna Resources

Book & Media Resources

  • “It’s Not Supposed to be this way: Finding Unexpected Strength when Disappointment leave you shattered” by Lysa TerKeurst
  • “The Body Keeps Score: Brain, Mind and Body in the Healing of Trauma” by Bessel van de Kolk
  • “Try Softer” by Aundl Kolber
  • “Souls Like Stars” by Margaret Nagib
  • “Overcoming Fear: The Supernatural Strategy to Live in Freedom” by Dawna de Silva
  • YouTube/RightNow Media - Try Softer YouTube - Aundi Kolber
  • Harvard Business Review Article on COVID-19: That Discomfort You're Feeling is Grief

Local Counseling

  • Christian Family Solutions (Lakeville) 800.438.1772
  • Life Development Resources (Lakeville): 952.898.1133
  • Nystrom & Associates (Multiple locations including Lakeville)  ask for counselors in alignment with Hosanna’s teaching statement. 
  • Water’s Edge Counseling and Healing Center (Burnsville): 952.898.5020
  • Willow Tree Counseling (Eagan): 651.226.1160 

The following are resources that others have indicated have been helpful.  Choosing a counselor is an individual choice and we encourage you to diligently assess which one is a good fit for you.

Immediate Help & Support

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

    • If you’re thinking about suicide, are worried about a friend or loved one, or would like emotional support, the Lifeline network is available 24/7.
    • Call: 1.800.273.8255 or Chat Online: bit.ly/lifelinechat 
    • NAMI Minnesota (National Alliance on Mental Illness)

      • Crisis Connection: Qualified counselors who are able to respond to any problem 24/7 by phone or text. Services are free, confidential and immediately accessible. 612.379.6363
      • NEDA (National Eating Disorders Association)

        • For crisis situations, text "NEDA" to 741741 to be connected with a trained Crisis Text Line volunteer. 
        • National Sexual Assault Hotline

          • Free, confidential, 24/7: 1.800.656.4673 or Chat Online: online.rainn.org
          • Smartphone Apps

            • My3: Support Network | Calm Harm: Manages Self Harm
          • The Hope Line

            • LIVE Chat with a HopeCoach is available every evening – 7 days a week! Are you struggling with depression, anxiety, self-worth issues or more? Hope line offers support through blogs, videos, free eBooks and podcasts for over 40 topics from abandonment to suicide prevention. thehopeline.com/gethelp/ 

          County Resources

          • Dakota County Crisis Response: 952.891.7171 (24/7)
          • Rice County Crisis Line 1-877-399-3040 (24/7)
          • Rice County Mental Health Resources website
          • Scott County 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM call 952-496-8481; 4:30 PM to 8:00 AM call 952-818-3702