The Knights of Columbus,OLA
Any student in 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th or 12th
grade interested in earning a cash prize by
competing in an easy contest sponsored by
the Knights of Columbus please grab an entry for in the
vestibule. The essay should be 500 to 750 words on
the topic of "the role of a Catholic citizen in a free society"
Please deposot essay into the box by
Sunday November 26th.
Faith, Food and Fellowship Group
Faith, Food and Fellowship will take a break for
Thanksgiving and will not meet Wednesday, Nov. 22nd.
Our next meeting will be Nov. 29th.
PARISH OFICESS will be closed on Wednesday
& Thursday November 22/23. Regular hours resume
Monday, November 27 at 8 :30am.
We are in need of more catechists for
our R.C.I.A. program. If you are knowledgeable
about our faith
and feel the call to share it with others,
we could use your help.
Questions? Please call Deacon Kevin
OLA Craft Fair 2017 Event of the Year!
The OLA Ladies Guild Craft Fair will be Saturday, December
2nd, 2017 from 10am to 2pm in the church vestibule.
Remaining items will be sold after the weekend
masses. There will be plenty of beautiful crafts, baked
goods, Christmas gift baskets, stocking stuffers and home
décor. The items are handcrafted and homemade specialty
items, All donated by our own OLA parishioners or others
in the community.
So if you are creative & knit, sew or crochet, bake/make
holiday goodies, jewelry, soaps or candles,
create gift baskets, home décor or Christmas ornaments,
paint or sculpt, build birdhouses or any wooden handicrafts,
we can use the fruits of your labor.
If you are interested in donating items for the OLA Craft
and Bake Sale or donating your time to assist with this
event, please give us a call as soon as possible. Our contacts
will fill you in on all the details. Success depends on the
participation of our parishioners and others in the community
willing to donate items to sell.
The craft sale will be a great chance to find unique and one
of a kind gifts for family, friends or yourself during the
holidays. Sponsored by the Ladies Guild of OLA. Contact
Mary Sparger, 704-455-5365 (English)
BrendaHernandez, 704535-9965 (Spanish)
The OLA Ladies Guild
Next meeting will be Monday, November 20th, starting at
6:30pm, in the church vestibule. We will be completing and
discussing events for 2017. Please join us if you are interested
in finding out more about our group and taking part in shaping
For more information call Mary Sparger