Audio Training Library
Ramah International is blessed to be able to provide mp3 audio trainings from Ramah’s last three conferences free of charge. These audio cover varying topics that will help pregnancy resource centers and post-abortion ministries train and equip both new and veteran workers. Topics addressed are cutting edge and relate to many levels pregnancy resource center ministry including — “Developing New Ministry Leaders,” “Ministering on the Internet,” “Ministering in Prisons and Jails,” and many others. We offer mp3 audio files for you to listen to now or you can download them to your computer and listen to the later. Be sure to visit often as we will be adding more audio and video files as time and materials allow.
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Many of these topics have related booklets,
offered on the Resources Page.
Overview:This workshop presents an in-depth exploration of the sexually abused person’s struggle. This workshop outlines how this pain relates to various areas of pregnancy center ministry – abstinence, pregnancy intervention and post-abortion ministry.
Listen: Sydna Masse Helping the Sexually Abused.mp3
Download: Sydna Masse Helping the Sexually Abused.zip
Overview: Using the example of the story of King Solomon and the two prostitutes in I Kings 3, this workshop details the process of decision-making in the client with a history of abortion that chooses to place her child for adoption when faced with another crisis pregnancy. The needs of the client are outlined and tools are given for those who minister to her needs.
Listen: Linda Bowman Adoption After Abortion.mp3
Download: Linda Bowman Adoption After Abortion.zip
Overview: This workshop looks at the post-abortive woman/man (couple) choosing to adopt a baby later in life. We discuss the need for healing before they begin the adoption process and the impact of unresolved grief on the adoption triad (the child, the adoptive couple, and the birthparent). This workshop introduces a model of assessment for post-abortion trauma for social workers who complete the home study for prospective adoptive couples.
Listen: Linda Bowmen Adoption After Abortion Part 2.mp3
Download: Linda Bowmen Adoption After Abortion Part 2.zip
Overview: In pro-life and post-abortion ministry, you often work in close quarters in an emotional environment with many different personality types. How do you remain in unity as a team? What do you do to avoid offense? This workshop will give practical FIRST AID to deal with the wounds of offense.
Listen: Linda Bowman Treating the Wound of Offence.mp3
Download: Linda Bowman Treating the Wound of Offence.zip
Overview: This workshop gives you a thorough understanding of welfare, poverty and the benefit of abstinence education as the first step in breaking the cycle of welfare. This workshop focuses on understanding the federal government A-H requirements, keys to promoting abstinence education in your community and framing the debate to keep your philosophical opponents on the defensive.
Listen: Amy Stephens Abstinence and Relationship Biking the Welfare Cycle.mp3
Download: Amy Stephens Abstinence and Relationship Biking the Welfare Cycle.zip
Overview: In order to help us understand how to reach our client’s heart at a deeper level, Steven Earll explains the five types of family trauma, identifies common survival behaviors as well as the four main rules of survival (don’t trust others, don’t feel, don’t talk, and control and manipulate others to meet your needs.)
Listen: Steve Earll Understanding the Effects of Family Trauma.mp3
Download: Steve Earll Understanding the Effects of Family Trauma.zip
Overview: Karen Fifer offers ideas and suggestions for ministering to the post-abortive after they have finished the group to further their healing and walk with the Lord.
Listen: Karen Fifer After Care Ministry.mp3
Download: Karen Fifer After Care Ministry.zip
Overview: Abortion affects many more individuals that just the father and mother of the baby. Grandparents especially experience this pain and in their struggle to minister to their children, often ignore their own need to grieve this loss. In this session, Karen Fifer offers a guideline for ministering to these wounded hearts.
Listen: Karen Fifer Ministering to the Extended Wounded Part 1.mp3
Listen: Karen Fifer Ministering to the Extended Wounded Part 2.mp3
Download: Karen Fifer Ministering to the Extended Wounded Part 1.zip
Download: Karen Fifer Ministering to the Extended Wounded Part 2.zip
Overview: Anger is one of the toughest issues to address in post-abortion healing. Karen Fifer outlines this emotion and suggests ways to help individuals express, vent and overcome this pain.
Listen: Karen Fifer The Little Toe of Anger.mp3
Download: Karen Fifer The Little Toe of Anger.zip
Overview: In working with men of all ages, Clarence Shuler knows they have also been wounded, yet there are few if any “safe places” for them to share their pain. In this session you will learn about the areas of this wounding and how you more effective create a “safe place” to minister to their needs whether they appear in your client waiting rooms or in your post-abortion ministry programs.
Listen: Clarence Shuler Ministering to the Heart of Man.mp3
Download: Clarence Shuler Ministering to the Heart of Man.zip
Overview: Boundaries in ministry is often a topic that many of us struggle to attain. Because we not only run outreach programs but also households and various parental duties, we often struggle to keep up with the myriad of tasks. Clarence Shuler offers his perspective in the Godly balancing of all elements of ministry in this two part session.
Listen: Clarence Shuler Balancing Faith Family and Ministry Part 1.mp3
Listen: Clarence Shuler Balancing Faith Family and Ministry PT 2.mp3
Download: Clarence Shuler Balancing Faith Family and Ministry Part 1.zip
Download: Clarence Shuler Balancing Faith Family and Ministry PT 2.zip
Overview: Depending on the involvement, abortion can devastate the relationship between mother and daughter. This workshop offers personal testimonies of healing from both perspectives as well as outline ways to help others heal the damage in their own relationships.
Listen: Karen Fifer and Sheri Olsen Mother and Daughter Dynamics After Abortion.mp3
Download: Karen Fifer and Sheri Olsen Mother and Daughter Dynamics After Abortion.zip
Overview: Many individuals who have never experienced abortion feel unqualified to help the post-abortive. Topics of this talk include: how do you know you are qualified, the blessing of ministry, suggested experience, team players, work place situation and job expectations.
Overview: In order to enhance ministry efforts, new ministry leaders need to be trained and equipped. Karen Fifer leads a panel discussion to offer suggestions on how to screen, equip, educate and encourage potential new leaders.
Listen: Karen Fifer Developing New Ministry Leaders.mp3
Download: Karen Fifer Developing New Ministry Leaders.zip
Overview: Sheri Olsen outlines how she has learned about being “non-linear” when it comes to the rules of running a post-abortion ministry. In this workshop she outlines situations where we need to “go outside of the box” to help individuals and utilize the flexible nature of the Holy Spirit!
Listen: Sheri Olsen Rules Versus Guidelines in PAS Ministry.mp3
Download: Sheri Olsen Rules Versus Guidelines in PAS Ministry.zip
Overview: This session combines the wisdom, expertise and counsel of several post-abortion veteran leaders in answering general questions about post-abortion outreach efforts to those who are new to this work.
Listen: Sheri Olsen Post Abortion Basic Training Questions and Answers.mp3
Download: Sheri Olsen Post Abortion Basic Training Questions and Answers.zip
Overview: Memorializing aborted children has become an important aspect of the healing process. In this workshop, Frannie Aguilar and Panel will outline various service formats as well as alternate ways in which remembering unborn children can be accomplished.
Listen: Frannie Aguilar and Panel Memorializing 101.mp3
Download: Frannie Aguilar and Panel Memorializing 101.zip
Overview: Many individuals approaching your work may be battling emotional issues that could influence or even corrupt your ministry. Sydna Masse shares practical ways to understand disruptive heart issues within us and in others, discern when the enemy may be at work, and outline how to remove individuals that may threaten your work.
Listen: Sydna Masse Recognizing the Jezebel Persona in our Midst.mp3
Download: Sydna Masse Recognizing the Jezebel Persona in our Midst.zip
Overview: Today there is one medium that is actively reaching every nation: the Internet. Sydna Massé outlines the practical application of ministry to this new medium and how the Lord can use you to save many lives from abortion through e-mail contact and websites.
Listen: Sydna Masse Ministering on the Internet.mp3
Download: Sydna Masse Ministering on the Internet.zip
Overview: Pregnancy center and post-abortion workers are modern day missionaries. Because we are involved in ministry, our children are vulnerable to attack just like any other preacher’s kid (PK) or missionary kid (MK). In order to stifle ministry efforts, the enemy can entice our children through rebellious thoughts that can lead to dysfunctional behavior. Sydna Massé highlights this risk and provides solutions that our movement can use to protect our children from these attacks.
Listen: Sydna Masse The Abortion Vulnerable Our Children.mp3
Download: Sydna Masse The Abortion Vulnerable Our Children.zip
Overview: Through initial ministry efforts, Ramah is seeing a 60-80% post-abortion rate in women’s correctional facilities in the United States. In this workshop Sydna Massé shares her personal testimony of how the Lord led her to prison ministry and some ways that you can be involved.
Listen: Sydna Masse Ministering in Prisons and Jails.mp3
Download: Sydna Masse Ministering in Prisons and Jails.zip
Overview: Through her many years of sharing her testimony to teens, Sydna Massé shares ways to reach teenage hearts on the spiritual, emotional, spiritual and psychological consequences of abortion to make abortion “unthinkable.”
Listen: Sydna Masse Abstinence Education and the PAS Perspective.mp3
Download: Sydna Masse Abstinence Education and the PAS Perspective.zip
Overview: Clarence Shuler shares about why pastors are hesitant to embrace our efforts and how we can change this fact in the hearts of these important community influencers.
Listen: Clarence Shuler Understanding and Serving your Local Pastor.mp3
Download: Clarence Shuler Understanding and Serving your Local Pastor.zip
Overview: Wouldn’t we all like to offer our clients alternatives to a promiscuous lifestyle? What do we really have to offer? How is it being presented? Who are these young people and what do they really think about love, romance, mystery, joy and contentment? Let’s explore!
Listen: Linda Eubanks An Ounce of Prevention.mp3
Download: Linda Eubanks An Ounce of Prevention.zip
Overview: The benefit of marriage to couples, families, communities is undisputable. How can you provide healthy marriage education within your center as well as work with other community partners to educate, equip and promote healthy marriage in your community? This workshop provides statistics, partnership ideas and implementation strategies to promote healthy marriage in your community.
Listen: Amy Stephens The Marriage Option.mp3
Download: Amy Stephens The Marriage Option.zip
Overview: Learn the differences in the poor, middle class and wealthy mindsets, their political views and how to minister more effectively to their needs.
Listen: Clarence Shuler Ministering Across Poverty Lines.mp3
Download: Clarence Shuler Ministering Across Poverty Lines.zip
Overview: Many post abortive men experience some trauma in the aftermath of their abortion experience and addictions are an indicator of hidden or repressed trauma. In this workshop, Scott Miller will introduce an addiction intervention program that includes addressing abortion loss which could be helpful in bringing post abortive men into deeper healing.
Listen: Scott MillerAddiction Issues in Men.mp3
Download: Scott MillerAddiction Issues in Men.zip
Overview: The FREEDOM model developed to address abortion loss in men is outlined in these two workshops. In part one Scott Miller will focus on identifying and addressing pre abortion issues that men who have experienced abortion loss can address in order to receive deeper healing.
Listen: Scott Miller Helping Post-Abortive Men Part 1.mp3
Download: Scott Miller Helping Post-Abortive Men Part 1.zip
Overview: In part two of this workshop, Scott Miller will focus on identifying and addressing post abortion issues that men who have experienced abortion loss can deal with in order to experience a sense of deeper reconciliation with God and others.
Listen: scott Miller Helping Post-Abortive Men Part 2.mp3
Download: scott Miller Helping Post-Abortive Men Part 2.zip
Overview: Fathers, boyfriends and brothers are all the forgotten influencers on a woman’s abortion decision. In this session Sydna Massé with offer insight and “how-to” methods to more effective means reach the male audience with a life perspective.
Listen: Panel The How To s of Reaching Abortion-Minded Men Part 1.mp3
Listen: Panel The How To s of Reaching Abortion-Minded Men Part 2.mp3
Download: Panel The How To s of Reaching Abortion-Minded Men Part 1.zip
Download: Panel The How To s of Reaching Abortion-Minded Men Part 2.zip
Help In Your Area
Her Choice to Heal Finding Spiritual and Emotional Peace After Abortion Sydna Massé compassionately leads you on the difficult journey through denial, anger, and grief, to forgiveness, redemption, and letting go. Her Choice to Heal offers a road map to healing – practical suggestions, resources for help, space to journal, with the encouragement and hope.