Monthly Archives: May 2016

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Changes in Youth Ministry and Communications at OLA

Creation of Communications Office at OLA In 1963 Pope Paul VI issued the Decree on Social Communications stating the following with regard to movies, television, and radio: “The Church recognizes that these media, if properly utilized, can be of great service to mankind, since they greatly contribute to men's entertainment and instruction as well as [...]

By |May 22nd, 2016|

Sunday Nursery Survey

OLA Parents With Young Children - We Need Your Help!   We want to determine the needs of the community with regard to nursery availability during Sunday morning Masses so that we can best serve our community.   Please take a few minutes to answer this very short survey (8 questions) about the Sunday Nursery: [...]

By |May 22nd, 2016|

PASTORAL COUNCIL ELECTION THIS WEEKEND 

Over the May 21-22 weekend we will have elections to replace four outgoing members of the Parish Pastoral Council. All adults in the parish - including teens who have received the sacrament of confirmation and above - are eligible to vote.  The Parish Pastoral Council is a consultative body which makes recommendations to the Pastor who [...]

By |May 17th, 2016|

Volleyball and Cross Country Registration Open Now

VOLLEYBALL REGISTRATION Registration for this fall is now open and will stay open until June 30th. Register now!  Practice begins before school starts. Here are the key dates for the season: First match is August 13th Last regular season match is September 24th End of Season Tournament: October 1st – 2nd If you have any questions, [...]

By |May 11th, 2016|

Sister Carolyn Oberkirch, RSM, to Visit OLA

We are so happy to have Sister Carolyn Oberkirch, RSM, with us on Sunday, May 15 at the 11:30am Mass! Sister Carolyn came to OLA in 1974 to teach first grade at OLA School, after ten years in Baltimore. Following six years of teaching, Sister Carolyn switched the focus of her ministry to outreach ministry for the elderly. In time, [...]

By |May 8th, 2016|

OLA to Offer Girls Volleyball Clinics in May

Interested in trying a new sport?   OLA is offering OLA Volleyball for all 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th grade girls!   If you are an OLA Church Parishioner or a student at OLA School come out to the free clinics being offered in May 2016 on Tuesday and Thurs-day nights from 6pm until 7:15pm. [...]

By |May 2nd, 2016|