Parishes are the home of the Christian community; they are the heart of our Church. Parishes are the place where God’s people meet Jesus in word and sacrament and come in touch with the source of the Church’s life.”

Communities of Salt and Light, p. 1

Parish Life Ministries are concerned with those matters that build an internal parish family spirit and improves Christian life in the community of faith. They help members of the parish family develop a deeper understanding of and commitment to their respective roles within the church community. Included are programs of concern and support for single persons including the widowed, divorced and separated, and single parent families.

Fish Group

Fish Groups are an excellent way to get to know others in the parish and build community.  New members to the parish are greatly encouraged to join this joyful ministry. For more information about Fish Groups contact Nanci and Ray Case (704-544-8091).

Visiting Sick, Homebound, and Hospice Parishioners

If you are interested in helping with this ministry contact Deacon Kevin Williams (704-535-9965) or Deacon Luis Flores (704-535-9965)

Hospitality

Provides doughnuts on Sunday after the 8:30 AM and 3:00 PM. If you are interested in helping with this ministry contact Brenda Hernandez (Church office manager) or Theresa Villialobos.

Knights of Columbus

Our Lady of Assumption’s local chapter of the international Knight of Columbus is comprised of Catholic men of faith and charitable action. Their mission is to spread love and provide unselfish service to church, country, and community. The chapter is open to Catholic men of the parish.

For more information about this ministry and how you can become involved contact James Whitsell (704-763-1658).

Ladies Guild - Friends faith family

Ladies Guild

This group encourages service to and socialization among members of the entire parish. Special benefits gained from this ministry include a sense of satisfaction and accomplish-ment in the sponsored activities.