Glorifying the Lord With Our Lives



Several people have received emails that seem to be from “Fr. Scott” or “Dan Anderson.” The emails ask the person to purchase gift cards or respond to the email. THESE ARE FAKE EMAILS! Before responding to any email like this, always check the sender’s actual email address. The name that appears on your phone or computer may be “Fr. Scott” or “Dan Anderson,” but the sender’s email address is actually something completely different. Legitimate email addresses from Fr. Scott or Dan Anderson will be and Neither of them would ever ask for gift cards to be purchased. If you have any doubts or questions, please contact the parish office before responding to such an email. Thank you!

Saturday, Jan. 19, 10:00 a.m., Gym
Please come and hear from the various parish commissions and committees to discern if your talents and skills might be a good fit with one of these groups.

Tuesday, Jan. 22, Bus leaves at 6:00 a.m.
Join the busride from Assumption to Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Lacey for Mass then journey to Olympia for the March for Life at the Capitol. A donation of $25 is requested for the bus ride. The bus will return to Assumption at 5:00 p.m. A sign up sheet will be posted in the Gathering Space. Please contact Joe St.Hilaire for more information.

Thursday, Feb. 7, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., at the State Capitol
-- Registration Deadline, Wednesday, Jan. 23 --
Join with hundreds of Catholics advocating for those in need in briefings on legislative issues, Mass, and meetings with legislators. Sponsored by the Washington State Catholic Conference, Catholic Community/Housing Services, Intercommunity Peace & Justice Center, and the St. Vincent de Paul Society. Register at

Registration has begun and continues through Feb. 10
Reconnect with your small group from last year, or if new to the process, join one this year. Groups meet weekly during six weeks of Lent and will use Pope Francis's apostolic exhortation Gaudete Et Exsultate (Rejoice and Be Glad) as the resource material. The Pope's letter is about practical ways each of us can strive toward holiness in our daily lives. Look for the registration forms in the Gathering Space.

FORMED: Check out the great selection of books, audio recordings, videos, study programs and children's materials about a range of Catholic teaching including the sacraments, dignity of life, and lives of the saints.

Are you letting FORMED help you to learn more about our rich Catholic faith tradition? If not, start today! It's not too late. Go to to set up your free registration through Assumption's parish subscription. Take advantage of the wonderful content for all age levels. This is a great site for resources in English and in Spanish!










Church of the Assumption Contact Information

2116 Cornwall Ave
Bellingham, WA 98225

Office Hours:
M-F: 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Phone: (360) 733-1380
Fax:  (360) 647-4372