Worship Schedule

Sunday 8:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist Rite I
Sunday 10:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist Rite II
nave & online: Facebook/website
Tuesday 8:00 p.m. Compline
online: Zoom
Wednesday 12:00 p.m. Eucharist

Sunday mornings at Grace

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The Grace Church nave is located at the corner of Washington Street and Boulevard in Gainesville, Georgia.

The parish office, open Monday through Thursday from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, is located at 422 Brenau Avenue. Come to the red door that faces Brenau Avenue and ring the bell for access.

Mailing Address: 422 Brenau Avenue, Gainesville, GA 30501
Phone: 770-536-0126

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Clergy & Staff


The Reverend
Dr. Stuart Higginbotham


Fr. Stuart serves as rector of the almost 1,000 member parish, working with the vestry, committees, and staff colleagues in prayer, discernment, worship, and community life. He began his cure on January 6, 2014, the Feast of the Epiphany. He loves to draw on the insights of the entire team, wondering together what God is inviting us to explore in the community…

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The Reverend
Dr. Cynthia Park, LPC

Senior Associate Rector

Dr. Park joined the staff at Grace in 2014 as the Associate Rector for Ministries of Compassion. She worked directly with all initiatives within the parish and with community partners that address the needs of the poor, the hungry, the lonely, and the sick. In addition to programs that address the critical needs in these areas, she also worked to develop response…

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The Reverend
Dr. Brandon Nonnemaker

Associate Rector for Children, Youth, and Families

The Rev. Brandon Nonnemaker, EdD, began his cure at Grace in July 2023. Brandon’s role focuses on children, youth, and parents but he also shares fully in the worship and pastoral life of the community as a priest in the parish.


The Reverend
Mary R. Hemmer

Priest Associate

The Rev. Mary R. Hemmer has been a priest in the Episcopal Church since 2004 and worked in parishes around the Southeast. As a priest associate, she will help with Sunday services and other liturgies from time to time.



Lynn Swanson

Organist/Choir Director

Reba Page

Parish Administrator

Jeremy Landers

Facility Manager

Jessica Voyles

Ministries Coordinator

Jennifer Williams

Director of Communication

Mike McPeek

Worship Technology Assistant


The Rev. Dr. Stuart Craig Higginbotham

Years Served: 2014-present

The Rev. Douglas Grant Dailey

Years Served: 2002-2012

The Rev. Frederick Lamar Jones

Years Served: 1988-2001

The Rev. Nathaniel Eldridge Parker, Jr.

Years Served: 1966-1987

The Rev. Percival Roberts Bailey

Years Served: 1954-1965

The Rev. Harold Franklin Bache

Years Served: 1950-1954

The Rev. Walter Douglas Roberts

Years Served: 1947-1949

The Rev. Edward Telfair Small

Years Served: 1944-1947

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