Faith Formation & Youth Group Registration
It is not too late to register your kids for Faith Formation classes and Youth Group. Our classes meet on Wednesday nights. Please contact Bridget in the Faith Formation office for more information - or 276-7589.
RCIA Inquiry
We invite anyone with questions about Catholicism to seek answers with us here at St. Mary of Nazareth through our “no strings” inquiry group that will gather for 12 weeks beginning in September. For more information, contact Diane Klopfenstein at or (515) 865-7037.
Parish Auction - Mark Your Calendar for Carnival 17
This year’s auction theme is “Carnival”. The event will be held Saturday, October 14, 2017. Ticket sales will begin in August. Donations - items and/or cash - are now being accepted and can be dropped off at the parish office during the week.
GALZ Night: \"Praying with Essential Oils\" - Tuesday, September 26th, 6:30-8:15pm
All women are invited to gather in the Fireplace Room for a night about essential oils! We\'ll also dig into the Bible to discover their uses in the history of God\'s people and experience powerful ways to use them in personal and group prayer. RSVP by Monday, Sept. 25th to Tessa: 515-577-1764 or
Life Chain Sunday - Respect Life Sunday: October 1st from 2:00-3:30pm.
Please join other pro-life Christians as we stand in peaceful prayer as visible witnesses for life and against abortion. St. Mary’s will stand in front of Bankers Trust, 3905 Merle Hay Road across from Merle Hay Mall. Join us for the 28th nationwide Life Chain.