Retreat in Dickson, TN — May 13-15, 2016

Rachel’s Vineyard of Western Kentucky is pleased to announce that our next retreat for healing the wounds of abortion will be held at the Bethany House Retreat Center, Dickson, Tennessee, the weekend of May 13-15, 2016. If you would like to help us promote this retreat — to get the word out to those who […]

Letter from Nancy to future retreatants

My Dear Sister/Brother in the Lord: How far and how long can we run and hide from the pain? This had been the constant in my very being. After 37 years,I finally came clean in confession.I was told to pray about attending a Rachel’s Vineyard Retreat. I was full of fear and shame at the […]

Testimony to Healing by a Married Couple

Our experience at Rachel’s Vineyard Retreat What a gift from GOD when we have priests who are persistent in God’s plan. Our story about Rachel’s Vineyard Retreat is unique. We moved to Kentucky about 8 yrs ago. My husband and I and our teenage children were invited to The Fathers of Mercy Catholic Church by […]

Beautiful Testimony to Healing

Dear Ones, I address you broadly as a friend…..whether you are young, old, male or female. We are united in our experience with abortion. My prayer for all of us is to be united in healing. Like you, I suffered in the aftermath of the abortion I had. My sorrow and guilt followed me everywhere. […]

A Safe Place to Grieve

Why should a woman (or man) who has been involved in an abortion make a Rachel’s Vineyard retreat?  One reason is that, when there is a death, there is a need to grieve the loss of that person who is no longer in our lives.  With every abortion, there is a death (sometimes, there are […]