Emmaus House mourns the loss of longtime friend, Fr. Eugene Koch. We offer our heartfelt condolences to Fr. Koch's family and friends. He will be deeply missed.
Please Note: Knowing that many will want to attend his funeral Mass on Friday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, we will not have Mass at Emmaus House on Friday, October 4th. Please click herefor Fr. Koch's obituary, as well as further details regarding the Vigil Service, Visitation, and funeral Mass.
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Supporting Mary's Meals!
August 16, 2017
Have you ever heard of Mary's Meals? It's a global movement operated and supported almost entirely of volunteers, that provides one good meal every school day to some of the world’s poorest children in 14 countries across Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean.
The Des Moines area is offering a fun and easy way to PROVIDE SUPPORT TO MARY'S MEALS!
"Kick back with friends and family before the summer comes to an end" on Thursday, August 31st during this great fundraiser at Jasper Winery. A donation of $19.50 feeds one child for an entire school year!
Their work, named after Mary, the mother of Jesus, who brought up her own child in poverty. Mary’s Meals consists of, respects, and reaches out to people of all faiths and of none.