Fostering an atmosphere of stewardship

At Mary, Mother of the Church, stewardship is a way of living, not a gage to measure donations. People of this parish have a tradition that began in 1965 of being generous with their time, talent, and treasure as they become engaged and involved in the life of the parish.

Thank you for considering a financial gift of support to Mary, Mother of the Church! Your generous support helps our Catholic community’s ministries share the Word of God and supports our work to serve others as we grow together in faith, hope, and love. There are many ways to make a financial gift to Mary, Mother of the Church. Please review the options below and choose the method that is the most convenient for you and your family.

Financial Support­

Prayerfully consider offerings a gift of financial support to the Parish of Mary, Mother of the Church. Our Catholic community happily accepts your generous cash or check donations or you can give electronically. Gifts may be placed:

  • In the collection basket during MassSmiling Baby
  • Through the donation slot next to the Parish Office window or the donation slot next to the Sacristy in the Church.
  • Set up an account and give electronically by clicking the “Support Our Ministries” button on the bottom of this page
  • Contact Nancy Arbogast, business administrator, at 952-890-0045to ask about other donation options

Support Our Ministries

Legacy Giving or Memorials
What’s your legacy at Mary, Mother of the Church? Prayerfully consider offering a gift of financial support to the Parish with a one-time donation of IMG_8162 - Life Candlemoney or other financial options. Gifts may be made through a payment from any bank account or credit card using a secure payment processing service.

  • For a downloadable brochure about this Legacy Giving, please click here.
Legacy Giving

Electronic Giving

Prayerfully consider offerings a gift of financial support to the Mary, Mother of the Church Catholic Community. Our parish community is happy to Electronic Giving Leaf for Webset up a recurring financial gift on your behalf.

If you would like to use this method of giving, print out the Electronic Giving Form, fill it out, and return it to the parish office or mail it in. The Parish Office also has these forms available for your use. Or click on the button below to set up your own electronic giving account.

  • For a downloadable brochure about this Electronic Giving, please click here.
  • For an Electronic Giving Authorization Form, please click here.
Electronic Giving


2017 Catholic Services Appeal

Our parish is now conducting the 2017 Catholic Services Appeal for the 17 Collective Ministries of the Archdiocese that no one parish can support on its own. Please be generous. The Designated Ministries are:

  • American Indian Ministry
  • Archdiocesan Council of Catholic Women (ACCW)
  • Campus Ministry – Newman Center
  • Campus Ministry – Saint Paul’s Outreach
  • Catholic Charities
  • Deaf Ministry
  • Catholic Elementary Schools
  • Archdiocesan Office of Evangelization and Catechesis
  • Catholic High Schools
  • Hospital Chaplains of the Archdiocese
  • Archdiocesan Offices of Latino Ministry
  • Marriage, Family and Life Office of the Archdiocese
  • Parishes
  • Archdiocesan Prison Chaplains
  • Saint John Vianney College Seminary
  • The Saint Paul Seminary
  • Venezuelan Mission of the Archdiocese
Please remember that parishes are a benefited ministry; we receive 25 percent of the dollars we collect in our parish if we reach our parish goal.

To learn more about donating to the Catholic Services Appeal, please click here.

To view a video about the Catholic Services Appeal, please click here.