The Parish Office will be closed Monday, Sept. 7, for Labor Day.
There will be no Mass nor Word & Communion Service.
HARVEST FESTIVAL, SEPT. 19-20: See Information Below!
CURIOUS ABOUT THE CATHOLIC FAITH?
Thursday, Sept. 3, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m., School Library--Tonight!
If you've wanted to learn more about the teachings of the Church and are wondering if the Catholic church could be your home, please join us as we begin our Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) process.
NEW VOLUNTEERS TRAINING--PARISH & SCHOOL
All parishioners and/or school parents who will be new to volunteering with children or vulnerable adults, are required by the Archdiocese to complete the new Protecting God's Children program by Virtus. This program is replacing the previous Safe Environment program known as Called to Protect. Please register online with Virtus to sign up for one of the two following classes, which will be held in the School Library:
Tuesday, Sept. 8, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
If you have previously taken the Called to Protect class, you will not need to take this three-hour class from Virtus. See the bulletin for more details.
K-12 FAITH FORMATION PROGRAMS--Next Meetings
Sunday, Sept. 13:
K-5th grade meets in the School from 11:30 a.m. - 12:25 p.m.
LifeTeen (High School) meets in the Gym at 6:00 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 14:
EDGE (Middle School) meets in the Gym at 7:00 p.m.
SEEKING BAPTISM FOR YOUR OLDER CHILD?
Next Session--Sunday, Sept. 13, 9:30 a.m., Stafford Room
Please contact the parish to learn more about baptism for children ages 7-17 through our Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults for Children (RCIA/C) process.
CONFIRMATION FOR YOUTH--INFO. MEETING
Monday, Sept. 14, 7:00 p.m., School Library
Parents and Youth (aged 16-19) who are potential Year One or Year Two Confirmation Candidates are asked to attend this meeting to learn about Assumption's two-year sacramental preparation process. Please contact the Parish Office with any questions.
HARVEST FESTIVAL: COME BE A PART OF THE FUN!
Saturday, Sept. 19, 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.Sunday, Sept. 20, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Join in on the festivities--food, games, art, books, crafts, cars, football. There's something for the whole family! AND it's just as much fun to volunteer as it is to play!! Please help continue to make this the successful community event we know and love by signing up online today to volunteer. Thank you!
CAPITAL CAMPAIGN GYM UPDATE
Check out our Capital Campaign page for updates on the campaign, including photos of the Gym painting and floor remodel projects.
The Church of the Assumption is a vibrant Roman Catholic faith community in the heart of Bellingham, Washington. As Catholics, we seek to follow the teachings of Jesus Christ who is our Way, our Truth, and our Life. We continually strive to follow the example of our Blessed Mother--and Patron--who is the model of compassion and discipleship.