Special Needs

Welcome to Our Lady's
Faith Formation Program

Special Needs

If your child has special needs, please contact our Associate Director for Pre K/Kindergarten and Special Needs or the  Director of Faith Formation to discuss options available.

Mary SankeyAssociate Director for PK/K & Special Needs
Tom Primmer, Director of Faith Formation

Special Needs: Corporal Works of Mercy 2019

Religion that is pure and undefiled before God, the Father, is this: to care for orphans and widows in their distress. James 1:27. 

God wants us to help others, especially those who are in need and infirm. Contact Mary Sankey if you are interested in joining us each month as we focus on each of the Corporal Works of Mercy. We meet in Room 10, 9:45-10:15 am (30 minutes between the Sunday Masses).

February 10: Visit the Sick

Make Valentine Cards for Blank Children’s Hospital

March 10 Harbor the Harborless/Shelter the Homeless:

Decorate welcome signs and placemats for Family Promise

April 14 -Ransom the captive/Visit the Imprisoned:

Make Easter Cards for prisoners

May 19: Give Drink to the Thirsty:

Pass out water at a local race.  Bike, Walk, Run from OLIH to St. Luke’s

May 19: Bury the Dead

Make Grave decorations for those who have died in the parish this year buried at the Ankeny Memorial

June 1-Fishing for Disciples-Free Fishing Day City of Ankeny-Come join us on this fishing outing!

June 9 or 16 Feed the Hungry:

Pass out collection baskets and take donations to the altar

June 10-12-Vacation Bible School

Special Needs Room this year for any teens/young adults interested in attending