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Saint Theresa Altar & Rosary Society (STARS)

St Theresa Altar and Rosary Society


All Stars Meeting

Saturday February 11, 2017

Parish Hall


Attendees: 17 ladies

Breakfast brunch was served.


Welcome by Kathy Davis, chairperson.


Prayer by Mary McConville Prayer/Faith Enhancement Committee

  (Feast of Mary of Lourdes)


Hospitality Committee by Amanda Vande, Joann Mackay, Melissa Nordell-Earp:

Talked about the need for:

    Coffee and donut help on the 1st Sunday. Sign up Genius will  

    go out.

    Easter Vigil Reception


    Girls Night

    Blanket tying

    Feast of St Theresa

    Welcome luncheon

Need to find a way to get more women engaged. Ideas:

    Insert in bulletin

    1 fun event

Need committee people.


Prayer/Faith Enhancement Committee by Mary McConville

Need for 2 subcommittees to focus on help.

    Committee puts together the Baptism and  First Communion    

    boxes that go to all children in parish.

    Refill Holy Water.

    Take care of plants in Church.

    Need focus to be on God with more ideas.

    Need phone tree help.

Hospitality Committee by Tricia Lloyd

 Committee does:

    Funeral dinners


    Other STARS service work

Need for communications person to email/answer email, flyers etc.  Arlene Staley volunteered.

Tour of Church:Behind the Scenes by Barb Woods

    Very informative tour was given by Barb explaining and showing the altar and behind the scenes in the preparation for Mass.  She also showed and explained, among other things, the Adoration Chapel, library, the reason Baptism is done at the front of the Church and explained the stain glass windows.


Meeting adjourned approx 11:45 am.


Ladies of the Parish,  You are already a member of STARS ( St. Theresa Altar & Rosary Society). The STARS Mission Statement calls for us to unite all women of St. Theresa Parish through prayer, faith enhancement, hospitality and service. As stewards of God’s love, we strive to share our gifts and talents for the service of God and His people.

Please, see what we’re all about. If you have questions please contact Kathy Davis in person, by phone or text 515-276-4313, or at

ALL STARS meetings scheduled in the Parish Hall:
* Thurs. March 9, 6:30 pm
* Thursday evening meetings may be moved to the East Meeting Room
Executive Committee meetings scheduled in the West Meeting Room:                                                                                                    
Sat. March 4, 8:30 am