About Anne Stephens

Author and art designer for Our Lady of the Assumption Church web site. Parish Communications Director.

Fourth Sunday of Advent and Christmas Mass Schedules

Due to Christmas falling on a Monday this year, the Fourth Sunday of Advent is on Christmas Eve! Therefore, the morning Masses on December 24 cover your Fourth Sunday of Advent obligation, while the evening Masses are for the vigil of Christmas. The complete Mass schedule can be found below:   FOURTH SUNDAY OF ADVENT  [...]

By |December 14th, 2017|

Hats off for the Homeless…Scarves and Mittens too!

The Schlueter Family is collecting women and children sized hats, scarves, gloves, and mittens to donate to the Atlanta Community Kitchen for Women and Children Shelter. Please place your donated items into the bins in the Narthex after each mass on December 16th & 17th or the Advent Masses on December 23rd and 24th. Thank [...]

By |December 12th, 2017|

Inclement Weather Closings

Due to the potential for icy roads this evening and in the morning, the following have been cancelled: All events at OLA this evening (December 8), including the 7pm Mass; 7:30am Mass tomorrow (December 9), That Man is You!, First Reconciliation, and the 10am Addictions Mass tomorrow (December 9). Any other changes/closings will be posted [...]

By |December 8th, 2017|

Thanksgiving Closings

The OLA Sunday Nursery will be closed on November 19 and November 26. The OLA Preschool and OLA School will be closed November 20 - 24. The Parish Office will close at 12noon on Wednesday, November 22. There will be no Parish School of Religion or RCIA on Sunday, November 26

By |November 10th, 2017|


We are looking for children to volunteer to participate in the Christmas Eve Nativity during the 4pm masses in both the church. We are in need of boys and girls to play the main parts of the nativity. We also need middle school or above age children for the two readings and prayers. There is a [...]

By |November 6th, 2017|

iGiveCatholic on Giving Tuesday!

Support our Parish by participating in iGiveCatholic by donating on GivingTuesday, Nov. 28! To celebrate our unique Catholic heritage #iGiveCatholic is a giving day created to rally the Catholic community on GivingTuesday – a global day of giving.  Secure, tax-deductible donations will be accepted on during a 24-hour period. At OLA we are raising funds to replace [...]

By |November 3rd, 2017|

Basketball Registration: K- 2nd Grade, High School

Kindergarten - 2nd Grade Basketball and 2017-18 HighSchool Basketball Programs are currently open for registration. K-2 Grade (Co-ed) (Season: Jan 2018 - Feb 2018 on Sundays)  Registration $79 1PM Kindergarten and 1st Grade boys 2PM Kindergarten and 1st Grade girls 3PM 2nd Grade boys and girls Registration closes on December 31st. OLA High School Basketball [...]

By |October 23rd, 2017|


Dear Parishioners, Last weekend we celebrated the 25th Anniversary of the Interfaith Outreach Home (IOH) at all of our weekend Masses. Speakers shared stories of the wonderful services that IOH provides for families and made an appeal for your support of IOH. OLA’s involvement with IOH stems from the earliest days and Sister Carolyn Oberkirch, [...]

By |October 13th, 2017|


Is your family or group considering doing something for the less fortunate this Thanksgiving or Christmas season?  OLA’s Mercy Care Ministry asks you to please consider Adopting the Mercy Care Street Medicine Team. Each month Mercy Care's street medicine team provides critical medical and behavioral health care to our most vulnerable brothers and sisters free [...]

By |October 13th, 2017|

Donations to Relief Services

If you would like to help those who have suffered from recent natural disasters, but don't know how a donation to one of the following Catholic Relief Agencies will go a long way to help! Catholic Charities USA Online: Mail:           Catholic Charities USA P.O. Box 17066 Baltimore MD 21297-1066 Phone:        800-919-9338 When [...]

By |October 9th, 2017|