Grace Church in the Mountains

Our Episcopal parish family welcomes you to our website and encourages you to join us in worship, fellowship, and service to our neighbors in Haywood County and the rest of the world.



Special Announcements

Lent at Grace Church

An invitation from Rev. Joslyn Ogden Shaefer

“I invite you, therefore, in the name of the Church, to the observance of a holy Lent, by self-examination and repentance; by prayer, fasting, and self-denial; and by reading and meditating on God’s holy Word.” – Book of Common Prayer, p. 265

Ash Wednesday, March 1

Imposition of Ashes, Litany of Penitence & Holy Eucharist

12:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.

5:40 p.m. – Burying the Alleluia for Children & the Young at Heart


Sundays, March 5 – April 2

8:00 a.m. -  Rite I Eucharist

9:15 – 10:15 a.m. – Education for Adults and Children

9:15 – Noon – Nursery Available

10:30 a.m. for the Rite II Eucharist with Music

6:00 p.m. for “La Misa” (our Spanish-speaking service)


Wednesdays, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m., March 8 -  April 5


Join us for fellowship over a simple meal at 5:30 p.m. followed by a program at 6:00 p.m. exploring the ways in which God’s life and God’s mission are expressed through us in our daily lives.  To receive a daily video from the monks of the Society of St. John the Evangelist (an Episcopal monastic order for men), sign up at  People of all ages are welcome!

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