A Prayer Service to support Sisters as they begin their nine state tour was held on June 17, 2012 at Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church, Des Moines. Dozens of Iowa United Methodists were present to pray for the encourage the Nuns who embarked on a mission to meet the needs of poor and vulnerable people and advocate for fair federal budgets.
Sister Simone and Rev. Diane McClanahan
Sister Simone and Rev. Denny Coon
Sisters and Casey Schoeneberger, press liaison
Sister Elaine Hagedorn
Jacket gifted from The Daily Show with "Sista Simone" on the front and "Bad Habitz" on the back.
Sister Marge Clark
Sister Jeanie Hagedorn
Fr. Michael Amadeo, Pastor of Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church
Sisters pray before the service begins
United Methodists at the prayer service
Sister Simone Campbell, Network Executive Director
Signs in support of Sisters
Sister Marge Clark, Network Lobbyist
Holy Trinity sanctuary