Boldly engaging the world as God’s shepherds, sharing God’s blessings and creating Heaven on Earth one person at a time.
— Vision Statement, adopted 2015

Welcome to Good Shepherd Episcopal Church!

We warmly welcome all visitors and those who are searching for a loving parish family, and sincerely hope you receive a blessing from the services. The heart of Good Shepherd is its people: we are an energetic, generous, fun-loving, hardworking, caring community of faith from North Carolina and Georgia. We invite you to learn about Good Shepherd Episcopal Church through this website and by joining us for worship. 

Worship Services

Christmas Services Listed Below


8:00 am - Holy Eucharist Rite I
9:15 am - Adult Spiritual Formation
10:45 am - Holy Eucharist Rite II & Children's Church 

Nursery is available for children up to six years old from 8:00 until 12:30. 


7:00 pm - Healing Service with Soaking Prayer


12:00 pm - Holy Eucharist with Healing Prayer

Schedule of Christmas Services

Blue Christmas Tuesday: December 22 at 7:00 pm (This is in place of the Soaking Prayer service.)

Christmas Eve: 4:00 pm and 11:00 pm

Christmas Day: 10:00 am

Christmas Cantata: December 27, 10:00 am (only one service that day)

Weekday Services:

The Holy Eucharist on Wednesday, December 23 has been cancelled.

The services on December 29 and 30 will be held as usual. 


495 Herbert Hills Dr, Hayesville NC 28904

Mailing: PO Box 677, Hayesville, NC 28904



828-389-8304, Fax


Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Fr. Bill Breedlove, Rector:

Lynne Joynes, Church Administrator:

Pastoral Care Coordinator: Please direct pastoral care requests and inquiries to:

Elizabeth Rybicki, Church Accountant:

Keith ChristensenMusic Director:

Contact the Office:

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