St. John's is a welcoming spiritual community of Christian fellowship where all are truly invited to join us in our journey of faith.
Worship services Due to increased numbers of COVID-19 in Macon County, St. John's is conducting services on Zoom only. Service time is 9:30 a.m. Invitations are sent to church members. Please be safe, practice social distancing, and pray for all those affect by this illness. "For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but one of power, love, and sound judgment." 2 Timothy 1:7 For links to Reverend Southerland's Sermons, go to the Visitor's Page
First Sunday of the month is "potluck" breakfast with many members treating us to their amazing culinary creations.
Wednesday Prayer service at 5:00 p.m.Services are suspended due to COVID-19. Holy Eucharist on the first Wednesday of the month.
Evening Prayer at Chapel of the Ascension is held the first Sunday of the month at 5:00 p.m. May through October. Services are suspended due to COVID-19. The Chapel is located on Old Murphy Road near Standing Indian Campground. See map.
St. John's wants all visitors to know that we look forward to sharing our wonderful place with you.
Outreach Participation St. John's works with many community services for the benefit of the people of Franklin. St. John's supports the Serving Spoon, Community Clinic, Cartoogechaye Elementary School, the Nantahala Hiking Club, and others through Cartoogechaye Christian Fellowship.