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Former STM Church Building on Riverside Dr.

Posted by Judy Duncan on 4/08/18

The University of Iowa has extended an invitation to St. Thomas More Parishioners to see the renovated version of our former Church building ahead of its formal opening as the UI Center for Advancement.  Many people have fond memories of our years at the Riverside Dr. location.  An open ... Read More »

Pastoral Council and Regina Board of Education Elections May 5-6, 2018

Posted by Judy Duncan on 4/04/18

Pastoral Council and Regina Board of Education Election, May 5/6   Pastoral Council and Regina Board of Education election will be held on the weekend of May 5/6. We will be electing 4 adult council members and one Regina Board of Education representative this year. Please consider nominating someone ... Read More »

Fair Trade

Posted by Judy Duncan on 4/02/18

Why Fair Trade???

Your purchase of Fair Trade coffees, teas, and chocolates helps promote fair wages for farmers, sustainable farming practices, and helps raise money for local services such as the Crisis Center, Free Lunch Program, and Catholic Worker House.   A bag of Fair Trade coffee costs less than two Starbucks lattes while ... Read More »

Advocate Letters To Fight World Hunger

Posted by Judy Duncan on 4/02/18

In the spirit of the Easter season let us remember to continue to advocate for those less fortunate.  Please join the STM Social Justice Commission after all masses the weekend of April 14/15 in the upstairs Multipurpose Room.  We will be writing letters advocating for federal programs that reduce ... Read More »

FIRST COMMUNION RETREAT CANCELLED

Posted by Judy Duncan on 3/23/18

FIRST COMMUNION RETREAT IS CANCELLED. The retreat that was scheduled for Saturday, March 24 has been canceled due to weather.

2018 Mini-Retreat-April 28th

Posted by Judy Duncan on 3/23/18

Give yourself the gift of time…three hours for faith, fun and fellowship!St. Thomas More2018 Annual Mini-RetreatSaturday, April 28 8:45 a.m. to Noon

 

Please click here for the 2018 mini-retreat flyer

Easter Vigil Reception Help

Posted by Judy Duncan on 3/13/18

The Church Life/Family Life Commission is hosting a reception after this year's 8:15pm Easter Vigil Mass.  All are welcome as we celebrate those who were baptized and confirmed at the Easter Vigil!

Please click here to bring food or help serve

Fish Fry

Posted by Judy Duncan on 3/01/18

The STM Knights of Columbus will hold their second in a series of Lenten Fish Fries on Friday, March 9th from 5-7:30 pm in the Church Lower Level (final date will be March 23).  The menu will again include baked cod, fried cod, fried catfish or grilled cheese sandwiches.  ... Read More »

St. Thomas More Fish Fry

Posted by Judy Duncan on 2/15/18

The STM Knights of Columbus will hold their first in a series of Lenten Fish Fries on Friday, February 23rd  from 5-7 pm in the Church Lower Level (other dates March 9, March 23).  The menu will include baked cod, fried cod, fried catfish or grilled cheese sandwiches (for ... Read More »

Jr. High Youth Activity CANCELLED

Posted by Judy Duncan on 2/08/18

The junior high youth activity planned for Saturday, February 10, 2018 has been CANCELLED due to weather.