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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 Fair

October 26, 2014
After the 9:30 a.m. Service

The 7th Annual Ministry Fair will be on Sunday, Oct. 26 after the only service at 9:30 a.m. The Fair is a great way to learn about and sign up for one of SOTH’s ministries. There will be no services at 5 p.m. Saturday  or 8 a.m Sunday.

5th Annual SOS Golf Tournament

November 1, 2014

The 5th annual SOS Golf Tournament will be on Saturday, Nov. 1 at Seven Rivers Golf & Country Club in Crystal River. Lunch begins at noon and shotgun start is at 1 p.m. Entrance fee is $60 per golfer and includes lunch and prizes. Format is 4-golfer scramble. Download the golfer and sponsor applications: Sponsor application […]

Kairos Prison Ministry Needs Prayers, Cookies

November 5, 2014

The Kairos Prison Ministry needs donations of store-packaged only cookies for its Agape Weekend at the Sumter County Correctional Institution beginning on Nov. 5. John Materni and Tish Daily will be at all three services to accept donations during October. SOTH will support the men’s spiritual needs by making a poster with encouraging messages from parishioners. […]

Friends in Service Planning Meeting

November 12, 2014
6:30 p.m.

            The Friends in Service: God’s Love in Action will hold its open planning meeting for the 2015 at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 12 at the church. Those interested in participating in a mission trips are invited to attend.