Welcome to St. Francis
Whoever you are, wherever you are in your journey, you are welcome
Palm Sunday March 25
Services - 7:45 am, 8:30 am,
11:15 am, & 6:00 pm
Palm Sunday is a Christian feast that falls on the Sunday before Easter. The feast commemorates Jesus' triumphal entry into Jerusalem.
Stations of the Cross
Monday, March 26 at Noon
Friday, March 30 at Noon
The Stations of the Cross are a 14-step devotion that commemorates Jesus Christ's last day on earth. The 14 stations focus on specific events of His last day, beginning with His condemnation. At each station, the individual recalls and meditates on a specific event from Christ's last day.
Wednesday, March 28 at 6:30 pm
Tenebrae is an ancient Christian service that makes use of gradually diminishing light through the extinguishing of candles to symbolize the events of that week from the triumphant Palm Sunday entry through Jesus' burial.
Maundy Thursday Service and Agape Meal
March 29 at 6:30 pm
Maundy Thursday is the Christian holy day falling on the Thursday before Easter. It commemorates the Maundy and Last Supper of Jesus Christ with the Apostles.
Good Friday Service
March 30 at 6:30 pm
Good Friday is the Christian Holy Day falling on the Friday before Easter Sunday, on which the Crucifixion of Jesus Christ is commemorated.
Great Easter Vigil
Saturday, March 31 at 8:30 pm
Easter Vigil is a service held in Christian churches as the first official celebration of the Resurrection of Jesus.
Easter Sunday, April 1
Services - 8:30 and 11:15 am
Brunch - 9:30 am
Easter Egg Hunt - 10:15 am
Easter is the Christian holy day celebrating
the resurrection of Jesus from the dead.
Welcome to St. Francis Episcopal Church
No matter who you are, or where you are on your spiritual journey, you are welcome here. We, the people of St. Francis, believe you are created in God's image. We reflect the fullness of Our Creator's love by welcoming you regardless of race, gender, age, culture, ethnic background, sexual orientation, economic circumstance, family configuration, or differences in ability. You are encouraged to share your gifts and talents in worship, service, study, and leadership. All are welcome in this place.
--Unanimously passed by the St. Francis Episcopal Church Vestry
"We challenge ourselves and the world to love like Jesus as we worship joyfully, serve compassionately, and grow spiritually."
-- Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta Purpose Statement
Our Worship Schedule
7:45 am Holy Eucharist
8:30 am Holy Eucharist
11:15 am Holy Eucharist
6:00 pm Contemplative Celtic Mass
9:15 am Morning Prayer
12:10 pm Healing Service
6:30 pm St. Francis Speaks (every 2nd Wednesday)
8:00 pm Compline
MONDAY - FRIDAY
9:15 am Morning Prayer
Every 4th Tuesday
6:00 pm Taizé Service