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Extending the Garden Ministry

What if…… You could feed the hungry with nutritious fresh, healthy vegetables? Do you have a green thumb? Do you enjoy working in a vegetable garden? Could you donate some time in helping our new garden grow? Ray Supple discovered the St. Brendan Community Garden (Cumming, GA), who’s purpose “is to supplement the St. Joseph’s [...]

By | 2016-12-07T21:05:04+00:00 March 10th, 2015|Parish News|Comments Off on Extending the Garden Ministry

Statue Arrival

  The new statues are proudly displayed in the sanctuary. Just one step closer to the completion of the Sanctuary Renewal! During a brief discussion with Fr. Randy regarding his choice on the statue, he responded "Her face.  I had intended a different image, but when I saw our Blessed Mother's face in that statue, I [...]

By | 2016-12-07T21:05:04+00:00 February 3rd, 2015|Parish News|Comments Off on Statue Arrival

Pius Nights Family Event 2/13/2015

Friday, February 13, 6:30 - 8:30 PM         Bring the family for an authentic New Orleans dinner. Join in on the fun for "THE FEAST BEFORE THE FAST!" What a great way to prepare for Lent! Did you know: Mardi Gras (French meaning "Fat Tuesday"), is the last hurrah before the Catholic season of Lent begins [...]

By | 2015-01-28T13:33:33+00:00 January 28th, 2015|Parish News|Comments Off on Pius Nights Family Event 2/13/2015

LENT 2015

Holy Week Journey As we enter into the final week of Lent, we enter into Holy Week. Each day is an opportunity to reflect "the heart of our faith is the Paschal Mystery: the Passion, Death, Resurrection, and Ascension of Jesus Christ." During Holy Week, we have an opportunity to view all that Jesus has [...]

By | 2015-04-03T17:13:55+00:00 January 27th, 2015|Parish News|Comments Off on LENT 2015

How Lovely Is Your Dwelling Place

After many weeks of work, prayers, and Sunday Mass in the day chapel, the sanctuary renewal is finally complete! As the final elements came together last week, I found our new place for Jesus to be quite lovely. I could only think of the 84th psalm, which begins: "How lovely is your dwelling place, Lord [...]

By | 2016-12-07T21:05:11+00:00 December 24th, 2014|Parish News, Pastor's Corner, Renewal Campaign|Comments Off on How Lovely Is Your Dwelling Place

2014-12-19_A Lesson of Carols

What an uplifting opportunity it was to hear the choir.  What a better way to lift our hearts and prepare Him room. The choirs sounded like angels, and was a beautiful performance! The love offering for the choir is a welcome service that will assist in robes for the new children's choir. Check out the [...]

By | 2016-12-07T21:05:11+00:00 December 23rd, 2014|Music, Parish News|Comments Off on 2014-12-19_A Lesson of Carols

2014-12-22 Sanctuary Complete

The sanctuary renewal has been completed. "Before" & "After"   Volunteers have finished setting up for Christmas. Oh what a beautiful sight!   Our first event was the Festival Of Carols on Friday, December 19th, followed by Mass over the weekend. How glorious that we will celebrate our Lord’s birthday in our Renewed [...]

By | 2016-12-07T21:05:11+00:00 December 23rd, 2014|Parish News, Renewal Campaign|Comments Off on 2014-12-22 Sanctuary Complete

Monastery Celebrates 70 years!

Monastery of the Holy Spirit in Conyers, GA is celebrating 70 years! For more information, check our their website: or check our some of their wonderful treats: Check out an AJC video by John Spink

By | 2016-12-07T21:05:12+00:00 December 16th, 2014|Parish News|Comments Off on Monastery Celebrates 70 years!

SVdP Giving Tree

Can you help make a child's Christmas special? St. Vincent de Paul society assists families in need throughout the entire year, and is funded 100% by your donations. At Christmas, St. Vincent de Paul takes an extra step in helping children. In the gathering area, you probably noticed a large Christmas tree with paper ornaments. A [...]

By | 2016-12-07T21:05:12+00:00 December 4th, 2014|Parish News|Comments Off on SVdP Giving Tree