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About Anne Stephens

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

PARISH LIFE GROUP STEWARDS NEEDED

Calling all volunteers! OLA’s Parish Life Group is looking for volunteers to assist with the upcoming 2019 – 2020 season. We have some great events planned and it takes YOU to make sure they are successful. This year we are doing things slightly different by forming sub-committees for each event. This will allow volunteers to [...]

By |March 16th, 2019|

Prayers for Preschoolers: A Lenten Fundraiser Benefiting the OLA Preschool

The OLA Preschool is selling rosaries! These unique rosaries are handmade with Italian wood beads, painted by the children in the Preschool, and glass beads.  Rosaries are available in blue, green, pink, blue and rose gold. Orders must be placed by March 31 and will be delivered prior to Easter Sunday, April 21. Please support [...]

By |March 15th, 2019|

Congratulations to our 8th Grade Girls Basketball Team for a Remarkable Season!

A memorable weekend for OLA’s 8th grade Girls’ Basketball team in Charlotte, NC for the 57th Annual Shamrock basketball tournament, a single elimination tournament made up of 32 teams from 5 states. The team performed wonderfully, winning the first three games in relatively easy fashion. The highlight, however, was a 13 point win in the [...]

By |February 27th, 2019|

Parish Mission Night 1

Father Roy Lee was fabulous last night as he spoke to those assembled about getting re-charging to live our lives in full relationship with Christ and one another. You can watch a video of his talk by clicking here.

By |February 26th, 2019|

OLA Health Fair Seeks Healthcare Professionals

Our Body and Soul Ministry will be hosting a Health Fair on Sunday, March 17 from 8:30am-11:30am. Complimentary Speech and Hearing screenings, Dementia screenings, and other health screenings/information will be provided. We are looking for OLA parishioners in the healthcare industry (audiologists, physical therapists, personal trainers, chiropractors, etc) who would like to offer their services [...]

By |January 30th, 2019|

Weather Closings for Tuesday, January 29

Dear Parish Family, Father Jim has asked me to advise you of the following for tomorrow, Tuesday, January 29: • There WILL be a 7:30am Mass; • The parish office will be open from 8am – 12pm (if conditions get bad, we will leave early); • OLA Preschool and OLA School will be closed; and [...]

By |January 28th, 2019|

OLA Walking Groups Forming!

If you are interested in joining other parishioners who walk around the OLA neighborhood during the week sign up by clicking here and we will get you connected. Sponsored by the OLA Recreation Ministry.  

By |January 25th, 2019|

Parish Mission with Father Roy Lee: Charge, Challenge, and Choice

We are very excited that Father Roy Lee will be joining us in February for a parish mission aimed at preparing us for the Lenten Season! Monday - Wednesday, February 25 - 27 beginning at 7pm each day. Wednesday ends with Reconciliation.  We have been blessed over the past few years to have Father Lee celebrate Mass for us [...]

By |January 17th, 2019|

COUPLES SMALL FAITH GROUPS MINISTRY

We are excited to announce a new couples small group ministry! These will be groups of 6-8 couples who meet once or twice a month in members' homes for faith and fellowship.  Groups choose from several options for studies.  Please contact Karen O'Toole at 770-235-4909 or karensotoole@yahoo.com if you are interested in being a part of [...]

By |January 17th, 2019|

Walking Group and Movement/ Mindfulness Programs for Adults

Happy New Year. If you are looking for some great ways to get a fit mind and body in 2019 considering signing up for some of the fitness opportunities we have below. SoulCore/Yoga/Movement - We have several ongoing movement and mindfulness programs. Considering checking one out. Soul Core is our new Catholic centered movement program [...]

By |January 3rd, 2019|