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Shepherd of the Hills Episcopal Church will have one service only at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 26. There  are NO services on Saturday at 5 p.m. or Sunday at 8 a.m. The single 9:30 a.m. service will be followed by the annual Ministry Fair, where all our church ministries will be highlighted at tables. […]

Become a Person Who Encourages Others

A Message From the Rector             By The Rev. George Conger SOTH Rector “Encourage one another daily, as long as it is called ‘Today,’ so that none of you may be hardened by sin’s deceitfulness.” Hebrews 3:13 Shortly after I arrived in Lecanto, I received an e-mail from a good […]

New Rector Kicks Off a New Ministry Year

By Bette Patz, Senior Warden September brings a new phase in our Transition at Shepherd of the Hills Episcopal Church.  Father George Conger, our new rector, began his ministry on September 1.  We welcome him and his wife, Susan, and their daughters, Claudia and Laura, to our church family with open hearts and hands to […]

Regular Service Times

Saturday 5:00pm - Holy Eucharist Rite II
A contemporary service with Praise Music and Visual Liturgy that is easy to follow. Music is with guitar and keyboard.

Sunday 8:00am - Holy Eucharist Rite I
Traditional said service with no music

Sunday 10:30am - Holy Eucharist Rite II
Choir and Organ

Wednesday 10:00am - Healing Service
Holy Eucharist with Intercessory Prayer and Laying-On Of Hands

Upcoming Events

Ministry meetings and events

November 5, 2014 – November 30, 2014

For Ministry meetings and events, please visit the November Calendar located on the main menu bar.

Church Office Closure

November 27, 2014 – November 28, 2014

The church office will be closed Thursday, Nov. 27 and Friday, Nov. 28 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Salvation Army Bell Ringers needed

November 28, 2014 – December 23, 2014
9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Shepherd of the Hills Bell Ringers Team will collect on Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. in two-hour shifts from Thanksgiving to Christmas. If interested in serving, please contact Jack DeMerchant.

Father Christmas Benefit Ball

December 5, 2014
6 p.m.

Shepherd of the Hills Episcopal Church will host the 17th Annual Father Christmas Benefit Ball for Serving our Savior, a weekly food pantry offering help for Citrus County residents in need. The semi-formal event will be at 6 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 5 at the Chet Cole Life Enrichment Center on the Key Training Center […]