September 19 2023

Des Moines

Basilica Knights of Columbus Cor
Tea Room
713 Walnut St., Des Moines, IA 50309

Men’s COR Night

All men are invited to join us for a talk on the interior life of a lay Catholics including principles for spiritual warfare as a husband and/or father.

September 26 2023

West Des Moines

St Francis of Assisi
7074 Ashworth Rd
West Des Moines IA 50266

The Arm of St. Jude the Apostle

Veneration begins 1pm
Mass  7pm
Veneration Ends 10pm

September 28 2023


Otter Creek Golf Course
4100 NE Otter Creek Drive
Ankeny, IA 50023

Par Tee Golf

Benefitting St. Luke the Evangelist Catholic School. is Thursday, September 28 th at Otter Creek Golf Course in  Ankeny. 

October 13

West Des Moines | Noon

Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic Church
7075 Ashworth Road West Des Moines, IA 50266

Man Up West Power Lunch

Rev. Fr. Ignatius Makoji, MDM, is a Catholic Priest of the Missionaries of Divine Mercy religious Order and serves as Chaplain at MercyOne in Des Moines.

Before coming to the U.S. Fr. Ignatius has earned a B.A in Philosophy, B.A Religion and Cultural Studies and M.A in Pastoral Theology. He made his Final Religious Profession in 2012 and was ordained a Catholic Priest on 5th July, 2013 by Most Rev. Martin Uzoukwu bishop of Minna Diocese.

October 19

Winterset | 6:30pm

St. Joseph Catholic Church 
1026 North 8th Avenue Winterset, IA 50273

Joe Heschmeyer

Seven Mysteries of the Faith Unlocked by the Eucharist by Catholic Answers Apologist Joe Heschmeyer live at St. Joseph Church in Winterset

November 2023


15th Anniversary Footprints of God Signature Pilgrimage

Join Fr PJ McManus and Matt Willkom with Steve and Janet Ray on an Iowa Catholic Radio exclusive pilgrimage to the Holy Land.


November 11 2023

West Des Moines

St Francis of Assisi
7074 Ashworth Rd
West Des Moines IA 50266

Johnnette Williams (Women of Grace) discusses Spiritual Warfare

Ladies Event: Spiritual Warfare

Johnnette Williams live, to discuss Spiritual Warfare.

Holy mass will be celebrated at 7:15, followed by a continental breakfast, and a rosary. A special opportunity for prayer requests will be offered, with the requests being hand-delivered to the Shrine of our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City this December. The day will wrap up after noon with lunch and a Q&A session.


December 8 2023

Des Moines | 6 PM

Embassy Suites Downtown
101 E Locust
Des Moines, IA 50309

Dinner in December with Dr David Anders

Cocktail hour at 6:00

Dinner at 7:00

Dr. David Anders will take the stage at 8:00

Dr. David Anders brings a scholarly approach to his instruction on the Catholic Church. Born into a devout Protestant family, he developed a deep respect for the Bible. He attended a Protestant college and seminary, earning a Ph.D. in Reformation history and historical theology. Eventually, he was persuaded by the truth of the Catholic faith and converted to Catholicism. On his popular EWTN program, Called To Communion, he answers challenging viewer questions on matters of faith and the Church’s teaching. –