Welcome to Good Samaritan Episcopal Church, a diverse congregation located in the Forest Hills neighborhood of East Dallas near White Rock Lake. We are a congregation reverent & joyful in worship and warm & welcoming in community. 

Our hope is to be a place where you can develop your relationship with God. We encourage you to bring your questions and doubts and join us as we ask and talk about the ‘big questions’ that matter most to ourselves, our lives, and the world. Whether you are a lifelong Episcopalian or looking for a new church family, we invite you to think of Good Samaritan as your home. Come, worship with us!

Back-to-School Sunday!
Blessing of the Backpacks!
On Sunday, August 24 we celebrated Back-to-School Sunday and the Blessing of the Backpacks.  Our friends from Sanger Elementary joined us as well.  See the Outreach page for more pics and information.

September Guest Preaching Series!

Mtr. Mary has been invited to be Guest Chaplain and Preacher at Chapel of the Transfiguration in Teton Nat'l Park in Wyoming for the month of September.  While Mtr. Mary is away, we will have a Guest Preaching Series at Good Samaritan.  This is a wonderful opportunity for us to be blessed by the ministry and message of some of the finest priests in our area!

Sep 7    The Rev. David Miller, Assisting Priest, St. Matthew’s Cathedral

The Rev. David Miller serves as Assisting Priest at St. Matthew’s Cathedral in Dallas.  Prior to that he served at St. Anne’s in DeSoto.  David is drawn to urban ministry, especially among young adults, and that is his focus at St. Matthew’s.  David received his M.Div. from Perkins School of Theology at SMU.  He is married to Keeley and they have a one year-old son, Pierce.

Sep 14    The Rev. Amy G. Heller, Senior Chaplain, Episcopal School of Dallas

The Rev. Amy Heller currently serves as Senior Chaplain at Episcopal School of Dallas.  She has previously served as Associate Rector at Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration in Dallas and as Chaplain at Parish Episcopal School.  Amy received her M. Div. from Yale Divinity School.  She is married to Dr. Roy Heller, Assoc. Professor of Hebrew Bible at Perkins School of Theology, and they have two children, Noah (17) and Annie (14).

Sep 21    The Rev. Larry Smith, Rector (retired), Church of the Incarnation, Dallas

The Rev. Larry Smith is former Rector of Church of the Incarnation in Dallas.  Prior to this he served parishes in Kansas and suburban Milwaukee.  He holds degrees in Industrial Engineering and English and received his M. Div. from Nashotah House.  Larry, who now consults with churches, is married to Pat, a teacher, and they have two adult children and two grandchildren.

Sep 28    The Rev. Amy Haynie, Diocese of Fort Worth

The Rev. Amy Haynie serves in the Diocese of Fort Worth, most recently as Associate Rector at St. Martin-in-the-Fields in Southlake.  She was an RN before earning her M.Div. at Perkins School of Theology at SMU.  She served as a Deputy to The Episcopal Church (TEC) General Convention in 2012.  Amy is married to David, a physician, and they have two teenage sons.

Images from the Institution service, Saturday, February 1, 2014

We Invite you to join us Sunday mornings at 10:30 for joyful, sacramental worship as we praise God and build the body of Christ

1522 Highland Road
Dallas, Texas, 75218

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