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ShieldSt. Monica’s Episcopal Church is a welcoming community offering spiritual sanctuary to all, regardless of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, age, ability, or socio-economic class. We recognize each individual as a unique child of God. We commit ourselves to making justice, dignity and inclusiveness a reality in this congregation and the world. We are grateful you have found St. Monica’s on the web, and we look forward to having you visit us soon. If you would like to know more about us, please give us a call.

John 13:34-35, “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you so you must love one another. By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.”

Our Mission:
Guided by the Holy Spirit, we strive to spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ through worship, word and deed and to reflect His image in the Church, the community and the world.

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Dates to remember:

adventAdvent Evening Prayer & Potluck Dinner

Advent is the first season of the Christian church year, leading up to Christmas and including the four preceding Sundays. Wednesday nights during the Advent Season, November 30 through December 21 we invite you to experience the Service of Evening Prayer followed by a potluck dinner.

Christmas Music

Caroling and Bon Fire

Save the date: Sunday, December 11 from 4 until 6:30 pm and join us for Caroling and a Bon Fire with Hot Dogs and Hot Cocoa

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Come help us hang the greens and decorate the church for Christmas, then join us for our Annual Christmas Party following. We will be making flower arrangements for the windows and altar, hanging the evergreen boughs and decorating our tree. Don’t forget to bring a covered dish for the Christmas Party!

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Join us for the Nativity of Our Lord Services at 6 and 11 pm on Saturday, December 24. At the 6 pm service the choir singing traditional carols. We will also have our regular church service at 10 am on Christmas Day, Sunday December 25.

Beans & Rice Ministry

On the last Saturday of each month beginning at 9 am until supplies run out, we will be distributing rice and dried beans to each family who comes. We will also be providing a sausage biscuit breakfast!

Last Saturday Breakfast!

Please join us at 8 am on the last Saturday of every month for the best breakfast around! We gather together for fellowship and a hearty breakfast in Thee House and we would love to have you join us!

For more events, visit our Coming Events page!


Saint Monica’s is an Episcopal Church in the Diocese of the Central Gulf Coast

The Right Reverend James Russell Kendrick – Bishop

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The Most Reverend Michael Bruce Curry  – Presiding Bishop