Browsing the 2019 archive of Parish News

Habitat for Humanity Opportunity

Posted by Judy Duncan on 5/26/19


Help a low-income family build their dream of home ownership by working with Habitat for Humanity.   

St. Thomas More is working with St. Mary’s and other faith communities by participating in the Iowa Valley Habitat for Humanity Interfaith Build Project. 

Put the planned ... Read More »

75th Parish Anniversary

Posted by Judy Duncan on 5/09/19

OUR 75th YEAR! In 1944, Bishop Henry Rohlman founded St. Thomas More Church in Iowa City and named Fr. Robert Brugman as it's first pastor. This year, 2019, marks our 75th year as a parish. Since June 22 is the Feast of our Patron, Saint Thomas More, at every Mass ... Read More »

Pastoral Council election results

Posted by Judy Duncan on 5/07/19

Congratulations to Pam Bourjaily, Karen Hanson, Dennis (Mick) Langguth and Barb Lopez.  Our thanks go to all the candidates and those that assisted with the election process.  Thank you to the members whose terms are expiring:  Kim Schmitz, William (Bill) Mausser and Tony Ringgold.  (Pam Bourjaily was elected for a ... Read More »

Vacation Bible School

Posted by Judy Duncan on 5/03/19

Mark your calendars to join us for our summer Vacation Bible School July 29-31 from 9-11:30 a.m. daily.  The theme is “Awesome God” and those who are completing grades K-3 {grades 1-4, Fall 2019} are welcome to attend.  Each day there will be music, games, a story, craft and ... Read More »

Mini Retreat 2019

Posted by Judy Duncan on 4/27/19

Earlier in April, over 100 parishioners and guests gathered for the 2019 STM Mini-Retreat. Fr. Chuck Adam and Stacy & Craig Schroeder shared some of their faith stories about meeting God on their life's journeys. It was an awesome morning of faith, fellowship and reflection. Many thanks to all ... Read More »

What is the Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick?

Posted by Judy Duncan on 4/17/19

What is the Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick? How sick is "sick enough" to be anointed? How do you contact a priest to receive this sacrament? Can a deacon administer this sacrament? What is Viaticum? What should we do when a loved one is in the process of ... Read More »

Young Adult Event

Posted by Judy Duncan on 4/08/19

As temperatures warm up and as Lent gives way to the Easter season, St. Thomas More Young Adult Ministry is excited to celebrate with a Social Event!  Join us at Tin Roost in North Liberty on Friday, April 26th at 6:30PM for food and fellowship!  Please RSVP by emailing Karen Grajczyk ... Read More »

New Welcome Ministry

Posted by Judy Duncan on 4/04/19

St. Thomas More is building a new ministry to welcome people to St. Thomas More.

Please click here if you'd like to sign up to help.


Crop Walk

Posted by Judy Duncan on 3/26/19

This year's CROP WALK is coming up next Sunday, April 7th at 1:30pm beginning at the Crisis Center in Iowa City.

Please click here to check out the event's website for more information.

There will be a sign-up table in the gathering area after the weekend Masses.

City-Wide Lenten Schedule

Posted by Judy Duncan on 3/06/19

please click here for this year's Lenten schedule