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. 

Christmas Services Schedule

Lessons and Carols: Sunday, December 18: 10:00 am (only one service that day) 

Blue Christmas: Wednesday, December 21: 6:00 pm

Christmas Eve: Saturday, December 24: 4:00 pm and 11:00 pm

Christmas Day: Sunday, December 25: 10:00 am (only one service that day)

Weekday services:
The Holy Eucharist on Wednesday, December 21 has been cancelled.  The healing prayer services on December 20 and 27 as well as Holy Eucharist on December 28 will be held as usual.

Worship Services


5:00 pm - Holy Eucharist


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


495 Herbert Hills Dr, Hayesville NC 28904

Mailing: PO Box 677, Hayesville, NC 28904





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


Fr. Bill Breedlove, Rector:

Rev. Turner Guidry, Deacon:

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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