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Kick Off Breakfast for Rice Bowls!

Posted by Judy Duncan on 1/21/16

Kick-off breakfast for the Catholic Relief Services (CRS) Rice Bowl collection

will be held Saturday, January 30 at St. Thomas More from 9:00-11:00 AM, in the lower

level. We will share a simple rice bowl breakfast and information on how to make for a

successful Rice Bowl campaign and collection. We will hear from ... Read More »

Happy Birthday to Father Page-Monday, January 18th!!

Posted by Judy Duncan on 1/18/16

Wish our pastor, Father Stephen Page, a happy birthday today!

Religious Education Classes resume this Wednesday, January 20

Posted by Judy Duncan on 1/18/16

Religious Education Classes resume this week!

Wednesday Sessions have class this week on Wednesday, January 20th

Monday Sessions will resume next week on Monday, January 25.

Picture Directory Update

Posted by Judy Duncan on 1/13/16

For those of you who participated in having portraits taken for our new St. Thomas More Pictorial Directory, the directories should be ready for pick-up shortly after Easter.

2016 Tithing Grants

Posted by Judy Duncan on 1/02/16

The St. Thomas More Social Justice Commission will be accepting applications for Tithing Grants for your favorite charities or service organizations through January 31st.  Find applications on the kiosk in the Gathering Space or click below on the link.  We donate to the Johnson County Crisis Center, Shelter House, ... Read More »

Regina Mini Dance Marathon-January 9th

Posted by Judy Duncan on 12/31/15

On Saturday, January 9th, the Iowa City Regina Catholic Education Center will be hosting a mini dance marathon to raise money and awareness for the fight against childhood cancer. Money raised will support pediatric cancer research at the University of Iowa’s Children’s Hospital. The event will be held in ... Read More »

Advent Concert this Friday, December 4th at 7pm

Posted by Judy Duncan on 11/28/15

 

   Come to our Advent Cantata Concert at St. Thomas More this Friday, December 4th at 7pm.  

   This concert features a fantastic choir plus a wonderful orchestra ensemble!

   All are welcome to come and bring your friends/family/neighbors/co-workers to this free concert!

   Come, prepare ... Read More »

Christ Our Life Conference-Sept. 2016

Posted by Judy Duncan on 11/23/15

“A Christmas Gift for the Soul” Christ Our Life tickets are for sale online this Christmas season (beginning Dec. 1st) at a cost of $25 for Adults, $15 for College and youth. Go to: Christ OurLifeIowa.com to purchase your tickets today. Let’s Believe …. Live… and Celebrate Our Faith! ... Read More »

Stephen Ministry

Posted by Judy Duncan on 11/14/15

 Founded in 1975, Stephen ministry is a caring ministry offering one-on-one weekly support for adults experiencing tough times or losses.  St. Thomas More    is blessed to be one of 12,000 congregations across the US and Canada to provide this lay apostolic work.  Today, more than one and a half-million people  have had a Stephen minister walk ... Read More »

Stephen Ministry Update-Autumn 2015

Posted by Judy Duncan on 10/17/15

Congratulations to the following Stephen ministers who faithfully completed their 2-year commitment:

   Jim Derwin, Callie Hahn, Laura Martinez, Cathy Nepola and Rich Peterson.

Our ministry continues to offer weekly visits to provide support, prayer and encouragement to those facing a life crisis or difficulty. We also visit homebound ... Read More »