Adoration Night at Nativity
This Monday, June 18, there will be adoration at Nativity beginning at 7:00 pm, with food and fellowship following in the parish center.
New Altar Servers Schedule
The new schedule for altar servers, Eucharistic ministers, Lectors, ushers, and Good Samaritans at IC is located at the main entrance of the church. Please save us postage and take time to pick up your schedule. Thanks.
Car Show – Save the Date
Next Sunday, June 24, all are invited to a car and motorcycle show at Nativity, where you are invited to drive your classic and/or sporty cars and bikes to the 11 am Mass and then stay for a showing. There will be food available and a blessing of the cars. Please see your bulletin for more details.
Going Away Party for Fr. Paul and Fr. Brad
We will be having a combined celebration on Sunday, July 8th at noon at the Nativity Parish Center. This party will be the going away party for Fr. Brad and Fr. Paul as well as a retirement party for Deacon Ron. It will also be the celebration of my 20th anniversary as a priest. Center. The ladies guild will be serving brats and hamburgers with the aid of the Men’s Club. This will take the place of Hot Dog Fest which we will have some other time.
PERSONAL PRODUCTS PANTRY
The Mater Dei Personal Products Pantry is open every week on Thursday from 4-6PM. It is located at 1212 Morningside Ave. (parish offices). If you, a family member or someone you know can benefit from using the pantry, please encourage them to stop by. All volunteers staffing the pantry have signed Confidentiality Agreements and everyone will be treated with dignity and respect. If you would like to get involved, please contact Kathy at the Mater Dei parish office-276-4821 or email [email protected]
WINE-DOWN WEDNESDAY is coming back! Every Wednesday night beginning June 6th. Bring a drink of choice and join other Mater Dei Church members on the Mater Dei Nativity Patio at 5pm!
PIT and THE PRIEST is COMING SOON THIS SUMMER!
Be watching Mater Dei Facebook Page, Website, Bulletin and Text for more info to come! Spend an evening asking our Priest “ANY QUESTIONS” you would like about your Faith while eating and relaxing around our fire pit. We may even have hot dogs!
Homebound Communion If you, or you know of someone who would like homebound communion, please contact the parish office, 712-276-4821.
Meet with Father after Mass in front of the altar
A reminder that Father will greet people after Mass and will then be available in front of the altar if you would like to talk to him about any struggles that you are facing or would like him to pray with you.
The Steubenville Conference for our students this year will be from July 13 to July 15 in Springfield, Missouri. Initial registration forms, located at all entrances of IC church and at the back at Nativity Church, are due by the end of January, along with a $50 deposit payable to Mater Dei Parish. Contact Mary Lehr or Sam Hacker, or check the bulletin for more details.
Christ Our Life Conference - Des Moines
After all Masses this weekend, the ushers will be passing out Save the Date Bookmarks for the Christ Our Life Conference that will take place on September 29th and 30th at the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. For further information, please see your bulletin or contact Kim Miller.
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