About Anne Stephens

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

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|


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 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|

Catholic Charities Atlanta Needs Your Help

Catholic Charities of Atlanta is seeking volunteer front desk staffing for their Chamblee office for shifts in the morning, afternoon and early evening.  Duties will include answering the phone, greeting visitors and distributing information. This is a great way to help Catholic Charities continue the valuable work they do in the community.! Volunteers over the age [...]

By |December 4th, 2018|

Stop! Don’t Drop and Parish Verification News

STOP! DON’T DROP ENVELOPES Just a reminder that we are no longer requiring those families that will be submitting Parish Verification Forms for Catholic Schools to drop your envelopes in the offertory each week if you are signed up for online giving. PARISH VERIFICATIONS It’s that time of year again and we’re already receiving Parish Verification [...]

By |November 13th, 2018|

Adopt Mercy Care’s Street Medicine Team

During this time of thanks your family may want to do something for the less fortunate. Our Mercy Care Ministry invites you to adopt the Mercy Care Street Medicine team by making snack bags for the homeless. Each week Mercy Care's street medicine team provides critical medical and behavioral health care to our most vulnerable [...]

By |November 11th, 2018|

Kairos Prison Ministry Needs Your Help

Next weekend, November 16-18,  our Kairos Prison Ministry members will be leading a retreat at Hancock State Prison. They need your help in a number of ways. Please see below for details and let us know if you will be able to help. You can contact ministry leader Kevin Fitzpatrick for more information by clicking here. Thank you, [...]

By |November 7th, 2018|

Indonesian Tsunami Relief

Dear Parish Family, As I am sure you have heard in the news, a 7.5-magnitude earthquake struck just off the central island of Sulawesi, Indonesia last Friday. As I write this, the death toll from that resulting tsunami has reached over 1300 souls. This devastating news hits particularly close to home for us at OLA as [...]

By |October 3rd, 2018|


A NOTE FROM THE PASTOR  The heart of any parish is worship and from that worship stems ministry. Our partaking of the weekly, and daily, Eucharist prepares us to go into the world and serve God’s children. It also calls us to live in community with others.  Here at Our Lady of the Assumption it [...]

By |September 10th, 2018|