About Anne Stephens

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

Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Tuesday, August 15 is a Holy Day of Obligation   Mass Times: Vigil, Monday, August 14 at 7pm Tuesday, August 15 at 7:30am, 9am (School Mass) and 7pm (followed by a light reception).

By |August 9th, 2017|

Fall Athletics at OLA

Parent Meeting Sports Meeting - Parent OLA Athletic Ministry Information Meeting August 9th @ 7pm - 8:30 in the cafeteria/Marist Hall. All are welcome. Soccer It’s almost time for our little Miguel Almirons to take the field again! The Fall Soccer season runs from the middle of August - late October. For Kindergarten – 8th [...]

By |August 8th, 2017|

New Electronic Sign

By now you have, hopefully, seen the new electronic sign that we have outside the gym.  We would like to thank the following for their generous donations that helped us make the sign a reality: OLA's Athletic Ministry OLA's Knights of Columbus, and 6 Generous Parishioners. Sign installation by Signs of Intelligence.

By |August 7th, 2017|

Sacred Music Concert: Radiant Obscurity Collective to Perform at OLA and Marist School

  Washington, DC -- Dedicated to relaying the experience of faith through music and poetry, the RADIANT OBSCURITY COLLECTIVE is pleased to announce two performances within the Archdiocese of Atlanta. The RADIANT OBSCURITY COLLECTIVE will make their Atlanta debut with a concert at Our Lady of the Assumption on August 22, 2017, at 7pm. The next day, they will [...]

By |August 3rd, 2017|


Our parish is blessed in that we have over 70 ministries that allow us to serve others or to be served in times of need. We have ministries that form our faith or bring us together in joyful, communal celebration! There truly is something for everyone - every age, every talent level, every time commitment [...]

By |July 14th, 2017|

The Appointment of The Most Reverend Luis R. Zarama as Bishop of Raleigh, NC

Archbishop Gregory's Statement on the Appointment of Bishop Zarama to Bishop of Raleigh (July 5) Pope Francis in today’s appointment has honored The Archdiocese of Atlanta with the gift of Bishop Luis R. Zarama to become the new Bishop of Raleigh.  How fortunate that local Church is to receive such a devoted and generous servant [...]

By |July 7th, 2017|

Death of James John “Jim” Greco

Dear Parishioners, We are saddened to announce the death of James John "Jim" Greco, father of Jim Greco and Matt Greco, on Wednesday, June 21 at the Shepherd Center. The family will receive friends at OLA from 6:30pm until 7:30pm on Monday, June 26. A Vigil Service conducted by Deacon Chris Thompson will begin at [...]

By |June 23rd, 2017|


The Parish School of Religion is currently in need of a few adults who are willing to share their experience of the faith and their love of Jesus with children of the parish. PSR’s specific needs are for Middle School catechists.  If you are interested, please contact Robert Rivers at or Gretchen Heath at [...]

By |June 19th, 2017|

Celebrating OLA’s Ministries!

On May 30th the leaders of many of our parish ministries met for our annual Celebration of Ministries. At this meeting leaders came forward and shared praise reports on the many wonderful things their groups have accomplished during the 2016-2017 calendar year. I am immensely grateful for the hard work and dedication of my staff and [...]

By |June 7th, 2017|

Funeral Arrangements for Tim O’Shea

We are saddened to announce the death of Tim O'Shea at Halcyon House on April 30, 2017, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Tim was a long time and faithful member of OLA, having grown up in our church. He was a valued member of the 11:30 Sunday choir and is remembered for his unfailing [...]

By |May 18th, 2017|