Mission Statement

IHM Mission Statement


The people of Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Wilmington, are dedicated to continuing the saving mission of Jesus Christ as a community of Christians. Our mission is rooted in the following commitments that we make to ourselves and to our God.



We are committed to building an ever-strengthening Christian Community that embraces all of God’s people and uses their diverse talents by living and carrying out the Gospel message.

Parish & Family Life


We are committed to proclaiming the Gospel with the guidance of the Holy Spirit to children and adults through our liturgical celebrations and catechetical programs.

Christian Formation


We are committed to joining together in celebration of Eucharist and other ministries following the Gospel message and the traditions of the Church.



We are committed to designing and implementing programs that serve our parishioners and others by exemplifying Christian values in our service and social responsibility.

Social Ministry



It is our mission to form a truly Catholic community that will draw us closer to Jesus Christ, His message and one another