2015 archive of Parish News
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
Posted by Judy Duncan on 9/26/15
The bi-yearly Make a Difference Day sponsored by the North Liberty Ministry Outreach and St. Thomas More will be held on Saturday, October 24th from 8:30-noon. Parishioners from North Liberty are welcomed to ask for help on “around the house” chores like yard work, winter prep, moving items, replacing ... Read More »
Posted by Judy Duncan on 9/10/15
Here is one of the last general letters of our New Season Capital Campaign report. Since the “We haven’t heard from you...” letter was sent out, 166 additional decisions have arrived in our parish office. This included an added $210,160 in gifts and pledges. Thank you! As the Catholic Corridor Community here ... Read More »
Posted by Judy Duncan on 9/01/15
Picture Time is coming to an end.
For those of you who just couldn’t make a time work for your family there is still an option to get your picture in the directory. You can submit a picture of your family. Directions on submitting a photo: E-mail a ... Read More »
Posted by Judy Duncan on 8/24/15
The St. Thomas More Catholic Church Afternoon Tea Committee invites you to celebrate National Women’s Friendship Day on Sept. 20, Sunday at 1:00 pm by attending “Friendship & Tea with Mary & Me.” Longtime parishioner Mary Jedlicka Humston and coauthor Mary Potter Kenyon will discuss their newly ... Read More »
Posted by Judy Duncan on 8/20/15
Please consider how YOU can help our Religious Education Classes!
We are still in need of the following volunteers: Catechists ("Teachers") Classroom assistants Hallway monitors
Contact Joan Garrity in the Religious Education Office to see where you can help!
phone: 319-337-4231 email: [email protected]