Retreat at VNC on July 13

Victory Noll Center will host a retreat program on July 13 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

"Cosmic Consciousness and Christian Commitment" will examine how the universe, Earth and Christian stories are inter-related and integrated.

Program presenter will be Sister Mary Ellen Sheehan. She is a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Congregation, in Monroe, MI, and holds a doctorate in theology from Catholic University of Louvain, in Belgium.

Registration is required by July 5 and there is a cost per person. However, no one is turned away for failure to pay. Payment plans or other arrangements may be made by contacting the center.

For more information call 356-0628, ext. 174; visit or email