Do you or someone you know either not know Jesus, or know Him and want to have a closer relationship with Him? Well, ALPHA is for you!

But, What is Alpha?


Arizona Abortion Alternatives

The Knights of Columbus at Our Lady of Joy support women who are dealing with the uncertainty of an unplanned pregnancy.


Experience of Hope

Experience of Hope is a ministry that addresses healing from the pain after abortion. The first step of the healing is to acknowledge the hurt. The second step is to seek support.


OLOJ Pre-School Teaching Position

Our Lady of Joy Preschool is seeking to hire a certified, full-time Pre-Kindergarten teacher for the 2023-2024 school year.


Upcoming Events

Sanctity of Life Ministry Meeting

Add Thu, Sep 8 @ 9:00 AM

2nd Thursday of the month, 9:00am in the Parish Hall Rm 3

All are welcome. For questions, please contact Kathy at

Lent begins on Ash Wednesday, Feb 22

Add Wed, Jan 25

Ashes/Liturgy of the Word 7:00am

Masses 8:00am, 12:00pm, 6:00pm


Healing of Memories Workshop

Add Sat, Feb 4 - Mon, Feb 6

All Veterans and First Responders please join us on Sat, Feb 4-6 at Spirit in the Desert 7415 E. Elbow Bend in Carefree. This event is free to all Veterans and Current/Retired First Responders


Online Bible Study: Jesus and the Jewish Roots of the Eucharist

Add Sat, Feb 4

Saturdays, Feb 4 - Mar 25

Our online Bible Study courses have proven to be a fulfilling opportunity for our parishioners to learn more about the Bible and our faith. Remaining online has allowed those who travel to stay engaged in Bible Study each Saturday.



Add Sun, Feb 5 @ 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

All High School Teen join us for our Yearly Safe Environment Training and Fish Bowl Game

Dr. Brant Pitre Scripture Study

Add Mon, Feb 6 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (weekly)

Come study the scriptures for the upcoming Sunday readings. There is no cost or commitment and handouts are free. Just drop in and see if it is for you! 

Mondays, 10:00-11:00am in Room 1 of the Parish Hall