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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.

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:

Pancake Supper

Tuesday, February 13 at 5 PM – 8 PM
Grab you friends and neighbors and come celebrate Fat Tuesday, also known as Shrove Tuesday, with a delicious Pancake Supper. Volunteers will be making fresh hot pancakes beginning at 5 pm along with sizzling sausage and bacon. Donations are gladly accepted, but not required.

Ash Wednesday Imposition of Ashes
February 14 at 6 pm

The season of Lent begins with Ash Wednesday. On this day, Christians gather to begin the journey towards the Cross and the Resurrection with the Ash Wednesday service. Come to church and receive your ashes!

Wednesdays in Lent: February 21 through March 28 at 6 pm

Taizé Service

If prayer is a significant practice in your life, yet it sometimes gets crowded, you might enjoy the style of worship created by the community of Taizé in France. Taizé worship is based around structured rhythms of contemplation and silence that provide a way to turn off the world  and experience prayer anew. We would love to have you join us for this special service of prayer, song, and silence.

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!
Returns January 27

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

The Episcopal Church

The Most Reverend Michael Bruce Curry  – Presiding Bishop