FIRST up, there’s food

THEN, a talk

FOLLOWED by discussion


ALPHA is a series of sessions exploring the Christian faith, typically run over eleven weeks. Each talk looks at a different question around faith and is designed to create conversation. ALPHA is run all around the globe. A typical session includes food, a talk followed by discussion. Bring a girlfriend or boyfriend, a buddy, a sibling, a collegue, a friend! Everyone is welcome!


Check out the opportunities below:


SUNDAY EVENING ALPHA: St. Joseph Parish - Sunday evenings from 5:00—6:30 p.m. (Before 6:30 p.m. Mass) Beginning September 23rd.

MONDAY MORNING ALPHA: St. Mary Parish - Monday mornings from 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. Beginning September 17th. 

WEDNESDAY EARLY BIRD ALPHA: St. Joseph Parish - Monday mornings from 6:00 - 7:15 a.m.  Beginning September 19th.

THURSDAY MORNING ALPHA: St. Joseph - Thursday mornings from 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. Beginning October 4th. 

FRIDAY MORNING ALPHA: St. Mary Parish - Friday mornings from 8:30 - 10:00 a.m. Beginning September 21st.  


Questions or would like to register? Contact Mary Ann Otto at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 739-5119 ext. 110 Be sure to indicate how you can best be reached.



St. Joseph/ St. Mary Book Club

Are You an Avid Reader? Consider joining the St. Mary / St. Joseph's Book Club. All meetings held at St. Mary Parish in Room LL3 at 6:00 p.m. 


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Reaching In to ourselves to share our God-given gifts within our church community.

Reaching Out with care and compassion to our fellow parishioners as well as the needs within our community and beyond.

Reaching God through worship sacraments, prayer and spiritual growth.



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Appleton, WI 54911


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