OGALLALA (SNR) – Katie Dubas of Imperial will be the featured speaker at the Magnificat brunch hosted by the Our Lady of the Harvest Ogallala Chapter April 30 at 9 a.m. (MT) in the Quality Inn, 201 Chuckwagon Road, Ogallala, off the I-80 exit.
Dubas was raised in Kearney and attended the Franciscan University of Steubenville and studied theology and religious education. In the past 20 years, she has been involved in various jobs around the country such as NET (National Evangelization Teams), parish director of religious education, RCIA, residence director for 300 young women, diocesan coordinator of evangelization, and catechesis.
In November she moved back to Nebraska and serves nine parishes as the director of youth ministry for the Grant Deanery.
At the age of 36, Dubas became a double cancer survivor of melanoma and thyroid cancer. Knowing that her life is a gift, she said, she dedicates her life to helping spread the Good News of Jesus as a joyful, single Catholic woman, striving to follow the lead of the Holy Spirit.