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David LinsCatholic Thoughts

The Beauty is in the Attempt

12-10-2017David Lins

I love a good challenge. It helps me either determine my limitations or enjoy new successes!

When I was fifteen years old, I was blessed to be able to participate in a three-week trek through the Wind River Range of Wyoming that would culminate in a summit of Mt. Fremont.



St.Charles Apache Mission School Gift Drive
Dec 2 - Dec 3

OLOJ has a tradition of providing the K-7th grade students at this school on the San Carlos Reservation with Christmas gifts. Red gift bags and the children's wish lists will be distributed after masses on Dec 2/3 with collections on Dec 9/10 and Dec 16/17.

Seminarian Bowling!
Dec 21

For more information, Catholic men, 18 and older, call Roy Crain at 602-510-8115 or email rrcrain@msn.com.

4th Sunday of Advent/Christmas Mass Schedule
Dec 23 - Dec 25

There is an obligation for the 4th Sunday of Advent and Christmas Mass.


Fr. Thomas Farewell Reception
Dec 27 6:00pm

Join us in the Parish Hall to celebrate all that Fr. Thomas has done for Our Lady of Joy! Our loss is India’s gain...Fr. Thomas will be greatly missed!We pray for his safe travel back to his native land.

The Four Signs of a Dynamic Catholic
Jan 20 9:00am - 1:30pm

This half-day event will introduce you to four simple habits that will help you reach your full potential.



Attention All OLOJ Volunteers

The Diocese of Phoenix requires that all volunteers in a parish complete the Safe Environment Training program.


Up for a Challenge this Christmas?

Our Lady of Joy has one for you! Celebrate our Savior’s birth by inviting friends to join you for Mass at OLOJ during the Christmas season.


Help Wanted: Christmas Volunteers!

With several Masses and the crowds that are anticipated for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, please consider volunteering as an Usher, Parking Assistant or Greeter.


Christmas Break for Several Faith Formation Programs

  • Children’s RE will not take place 12/27 and 1/3.
  • Edge will not take place December 12/20 and 12/27.(Listen to announcements for Edge’s restart date as it is contingent upon minor construction in Teen Center)
  • Life Teen will not take place 12/24 and 12/31.
  • RCIA will not take place 12/24 and 12/31.

How Can You Financially Support Your Parish?

There are several methods you may use to financially support your parish.


Faith Formation (RE, CCD) Classes

Wednesdays 5:00-6:30pm in the Parish Hall.


No Donuts After Mass

Donuts will not be served after mass on the weekends of Dec 10 and 24.

Attention Business Owners, Self-Employed and Families!

Cindy Kelly from Liturgical Publications, our bulletin printer, will be in our office the week of Dec 18 securing new ads for our bulletin.


Sacristans and Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion Needed!

Do you desire to serve God and your fellow parishioners? Do you want to learn to assist the priest at Mass?


Altar Servers Needed

Do you feel called to serve God in a unique way and with love for His Son, our Lord Jesus Christ? As an Altar Server, you will see Mass in ways that others may not and your service will be “For the Greater Glory of God.”


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