Parish: 233-3092 | School: 232-5290 | Faith Formation: 232-3514 | 2900 Hoover Avenue, Ames IA

Calling all Military Veterans, their families members, and significant others to report at 1800 hour (6pm) to the American Martyrs Retreat Center in Cedar Falls, IA, August 25, 2017, for a “Coming Home” weekend.

The weekend is a Christian based weekend to help anyone who is or has been struggling with re-normalizing to civilian life, is impatient, frustrated, feels like God is MIA or KIA, has sleep issues, guilt, resentment, anger, uses unhealthy activities to mask pain, struggles with ”why” does my loved one act the way they do. This retreat is for all veterans regardless of how long ago you served our country, in whatever capacity, religious affiliation or no affiliation, or age.  The weekend facilitators are Vietnam Veteran Sister Linda McClenahan aka “Sister Sarge” and Augie Sisco, Major, USMC (Ret), Vietnam. Contact Howard Lehmkuhl (515-520-7261), Deacon Alan Christy (515-231-8099), or Lois Lehmkuhl (515-450-1200) for more information, transportation, or the refundable registration fee.