Coming Events in June
· Sunday, June 11th: On Corpus Christi, Sunday June 11th to honor Jesus in the Eucharist, we will have a solemn procession by 11:45am (after Vietnamese mass). All are welcome.
· Sunday, June 18th: Happy Father’s Day
· Patron Saint Peter, Parish Annual Picnic (Potluck): Community Mass at 10:30A.M, St. Peter VCC Potluck will take place on Sunday June 25th, 2023 from 12:00p.m. to 3:00p.m. We look forward to a great day to have fun and to spend quality time with our families and friends at St. Peter VCC.
P/S: No Mass at 9:00a.m. on Sunday July 2nd, 2023.
1. TNTT Youth Group: The collection will be held on Today May 28, please be generous and support youth group in our parish. Thank you.
2. Memorial Day at Glendale Cemetery: The annual Memorial Day Mass at Glendale Cemetery in Des Moines will begin at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 29. Celebrants are Fathers Nivin Scaria, of St. Ambrose Cathedral, and Father Raphael Assamah, of St. Theresa Parish. If it rains, the Mass will be at St. Theresa Church at Merle Hay Road and University Avenue. We hope many can join us for this prayerful remembrance of all of those who have died.
3. Memorial Day: Parish office will be closed on Monday May 29th. The parish office will open on Tuesday, May 30th as usual. Thank you!
4. Fr. Ly Chu’s Retreat: will be on retreat from June 5th-8th, 2023.
Weekday mass: There will be no Mass on Tuesday June 6th & Thursday June 8th, 2023. Thank you.
5. ADA: After the 2023 Annual Diocesan Appeal kickoff in March. St Peters VCC parish has 67 families that have contributed $26,073.00 through gifts and pledges to the goal of $38,472.00. Which is a good start, and $12,399.00 remains to reach our goal. St Peters VCC needs your help.
6. Education Savings Account (or ESA): Education Savings Account (or ESA): The application process is in development now with plans to begin taking applications May 31, 2023 and a link will be provided. Applications will be due on June 30, 2023, for the 2023-2024 school year. Applications are valid for one year; a family must apply annually to remain eligible for the program. More information please see the website: https://educateiowa.gov.
7. Coffee, Donuts, Eggrolls: Please join us for coffee, donuts, eggrolls in the hall.